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Adobe Photoshop Tutorials

Photoshop Overview | Basic Image Editing | Creating Images | Working With Type | Using Selection Tools |
Using Other Tools | Creating Special Effects/Layers | Additional Tutorials

 
Software Description:
An image editing software developed and manufactured by Adobe Systems Inc. Photoshop is considered one of the leaders in photo editing software. The software allows users to manipulate, crop, resize, and correct color on digital photos.
Resources:

Operating Systems

  • Mac
  • PC/Windows

Greate Software Sites

Useful Files

Certification

  • Adobe Certified Associate Program - The Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certification allows you to demonstrate proficiency in Adobe digital communications tools. Become a Certified Associate and stand apart from your peers, boost your confidence, and expand your career opportunities.
    • Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop - Adobe conducted research to identify the foundational skills students need to effectively communicate using digital media tools. Based on feedback from educators, design professionals, businesses, and educational institutions around the world, the objectives cover entry-level skill expectations for visual communication.

Photoshop Shortcuts

Vocabulary: Gradient, Bounding Box, Masking, Layer
Video Tutorials:
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Photoshop Overview
Adobe Photoshop Workspace & Overview








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ACTIVITY 1: Basic Image Editing
Opening & Cropping a New Image


Resizing an Image



Viewing an Image & Rulers/Guides


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ACTIVITY 2: Creating Images
Creating a New Image File



Creating a Custom Shape and Using Layer Styles


Stroke a Selection



Gradient Application



Creating a Gradient
in a Selection






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ACTIVITY 3: Working with Type
Adding Type



Adding Type in a Bounding Box Part 1


Adding Type in a Bounding Box Part 2


Warping Text


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ACTIVITY 4: Using Selection Tools
Marquee Selection
- Part 1



Marquee Selection/Filters - Part 2


Lasso Tool



Magnetic Lasso Tool


Magic Wand Tool




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ACTIVITY 5: Using Other Tools
Airbrush Tool


Clone Stamp Tool


Pattern Stamp Tool


Eraser & Eye Dropper Tools



Blur and Sharpen Tools



Dodge, Burn, & Sponge Tools


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ACTIVITY 6: Creating Special Effects/Layers
Creating Layers - Part 1


Creating Layers - Part 2


Filters- Distort


Filters - Textures


Creating a Layer Mask


Creating a Layer Mask P2


Creating a Quick Mask








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Additional Tutorials
Remove Color
from an Image



Creating a
Clipping Mask



Exporting Graphics
as JPEG, GIF, & PNG



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