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Advanced Photoshop Workshops

Advanced Photoshop Training Courses

The Advanced Photoshop course is for the more confident image editor, someone who’s been around Photoshop for a while, but wants to up the ante. Get serious, close and intimate with Andrew’s Advanced Photoshop – workflow, colour correction and management, Bridge, Camera Raw, hidden gems, even Lab colour explained… Demonstrate your commitment! Get Advanced!

Who should attend?

People who’ve been using Photoshop for a while, but want to know more – for graphic designers, marketeers, photographers, web designers – anybody who want to take Photoshop further.

Course outline

Colour Management

  • How Colour management works
  • Creating colour profiles
  • Choosing working spaces
  • Assigning and converting colour profiles
  • Soft proofing

Colour Correction

  • Understanding Channels and Colour Modes
  • Curves and channels
  • Converting images to black and white
  • Working with Lab colour
  • The Blend modes
  • Using Adjustment layers and the Adjustment panel

HDR and Bit Depth

  • Understanding bit depth
  • Working with 16 bit images
  • 32 bit images and HDR
  • About HDR
  • Merge to HDR
  • Using HDR Pro

Smart Objects, Layers and Image Stacks

  • Using Smart Objects
  • Smart Filters
  • Aligning and blending layers
  • Content Aware Scaling
  • Using Image Stacks

Further with Filters

  • Using Unsharp Maskā€¦
  • Vanishing Point
  • Noise Reduction
  • Lens Correction
  • Photomerge
  • Liquify

Shape Layers, Vector Masks and Fill Layers

  • Creating and modifying Shape layers
  • Creating Custom Shapes
  • Fill and Pattern and Gradient Layers
  • Creating Vector Masks
  • Using Layer Comps
  • Sharing Layer Comps
  • Layer Comps in InDesign

Slicing images for the web

  • Why Slice?
  • Using Slices
  • Setting Slice export options
  • Creating animations

Using Adobe Bridge

  • Bridge Workspaces
  • Ratings and keywords
  • Creating Collections in Bridge
  • Batch processing from Bridge

Camera Raw

  • Understanding Camera Raw files
  • Camera Raw Workflow
  • Editing in Camera Raw
  • About DNG