Although Photoshop is powerful enough for the pros, it offers many options and opportunities for the digital enthusiast. Join Corey Hilz for a full day of hands on Photoshop training geared towards the new or limited experience Photoshop user.
This class focuses on the features of Photoshop that are useful for photographers and you'll learn skills that enable will you to use the program confidently and effectively. Corey will also share plenty of tips and tricks to save you time and make using Photoshop easier. Even if you find Photoshop complicated this class is designed to take away the mystery and make it easy to understand.
The class begins with an introduction to the Photoshop workspace and then explores techniques that only Photoshop offers, such as layers, masks, selections and creating composites. Photoshop's most exciting techniques require the use of layers so ample time is spent explaining how they operate and why you would want to use them.
Corey also gives an overview of how images travel between Lightroom and Photoshop as part of your overall workflow.
Class topics include:
Layers and Adjustment Layers
Using Masks for selective adjustments
Creating and using selections
Creating simple composites
Brushes (effective use of size, hardness, opacity and flow)
Non-destructive color and tone adjustment
Skin softening techniques
Blending two exposures of the same composition
Note: This class is taught on student's own laptops loaded with Photoshop.
THIS CLASS DOES NOT COVER ELEMENTS.
Pre-requisite: Comfort with basic computer skills such as locating, opening and saving files.
School Notes:Mailing address:PO Box 855 Alexandria, VA 22313
A refund or a credit towards another class (less a $20 processing fee) can be given if cancellation notice is given more than 5 business days from the scheduled class.
If there is no cancellation notice, or it is given 5 business days or less, no refund or credit will be given.
Requests to reschedule a class will incur a $20 processing fee provided notice is given more than 5 business days prior to the class. If request to reschedule is given less than business 5 days prior to the class, no refund or credit will be given.
If Capital Photography Center cancels or postpones a class due to weather or low enrollment, you can choose a full refund or a credit towards a future class.
Capital Photography Center
Merrifield 8130 Porter Rd At Gallows Rd Virginia, District of Columbia 22042 Merrifield 8130 Porter Rd At Gallows Rd Virginia, District of Columbia 22042
Capital Photography Center was created by Marie Joabar who for more than a decade was the Education Programs Manager and Corporate Trainer at Penn Camera, one of Washington D.C.’s long standing photography retailers. Marie developed that company’s educational program growing it from...