Adobe Photoshop is the leading photo design and production software on the market today. It is the ideal app for editing imagery used in a variety of professional medias, including photography, print, art print, web, video, and multimedia.
In this Adobe Photoshop: Level 1, you will explore the basic features of this powerful software. Hands-on instruction and practice will help you learn about masking, selection techniques, sharpening, retouching, resolution basics, resizing, manipulating, cropping, and editing images, working with text, and a workflow that includes using layers to the best advantage.
Some familiarity with Adobe Photoshop is helpful, but not necessary. Previous experience using Windows/Mac OS is required.
This workshop will take place in a computer lab where students will have individual access to a desktop computer and all necessary software applications.
Bring a USB thumbdrive to save any projects you start in class.
Grace Peirce has been working in the print and publishing world since 1974, but has spent the last 20 years designing websites and web animations. She also teaches a variety of graphic design workshops specializing in Adobe Creative Suite platforms. Grace is an award-winning book designer and accomplished photographer