Creative Design with Photoshop CC

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This course provides participants with the hands-on experience in designing professional looking posters, banners and brochures using Photoshop. Essential techniques such as setting up a new document, enhancing and combining images, creating and applying gradients, adding and styling text will be covered in this one day power-packed workshop.

Using these Photoshop techniques, participants will be able to confidently produce eye-catching artwork that will surely wow the audience. Your graphic design skill set will never be the same again!

Getting Started with Photoshop CC

  • Getting to know user interface and work area

Preparing a New Document

  • Creating a new document for different layouts
  • Applying colors and eye-catching Gradients

Working with Text

  • Adding and manipulating text
  • Bending and warping text
  • Applying Layer Styles to create special text effects

Selection Tools & Layers Manipulation

  • Using selection tools such as Magic Wand, Quick Selection and Lasso to isolate parts of an image
  • Improving selection using the Refine Edge command
  • Creating layers to creatively manipulate images

Image Enhancement & Photo Effects

  • Cropping using the Crop tool
  • Accurately straighten images
  • Removing unwanted elements & image defects
  • Fixing underexposed & backlit photos in a jiffy
  • Professionally enhance images with dull colours & poor contrast
  • Sharpening images to enhance details
  • Applying filters to beautify images

Exporting Artwork

  • Exporting completed artwork in Photoshop’s PSD format for future editing
  • Exporting design in a variety of formats