Photoshop Training – Toronto Courses
Adobe Certified Instructor
Just what you need to know to get you started using Photoshop. One full day of training delivered at your location that will systematically go through Photoshop’s interface and tools, then show you how to make basic adjustments and output your work. If you are new to Photoshop and need to get started right away, the Photoshop Quick Start course is designed for you. All training uses the Official Adobe workbook and project files for extra reference after the course. Receive an Official Adobe Certificate of Completion. Electronic versions of the Official Adobe Courseware are included, print copies are charged at a rate of $79.95 per copy.
Using the basic commands, tools, and panels, learn general techniques for using the work area efficiently, obtain information about the image, and select tools or enter values to change the image.
Basic Photo Corrections
Learn how to look closely at the before images, to see what needs correcting, and at the results, to make sure that the image has been improved enough—but not so much that it no longer looks realistic.
Working with Selections
Understand how to create selections, selection borders, and selected areas. Make more complicated selections and transform a selection accurately.
Use layers to perform tasks such as compositing multiple images, adding text to an image. Apply a layer style to add a special effects such as a drop shadow or a glow.
Correct “Red Eye”, assemble a panoramic image, warp perspective and more. Learn how to streamline the process of correcting digital photographs.
Receive an Official Adobe Certificate of Completion with All Our Training
Two solid days of Photoshop delivered at your location. All training uses the Official Adobe workbook and project files for extra reference after the course. This training covers all of the Photoshop Quick Start plus the intermediate level skills and techniques listed below. Receive an Official Adobe Certificate of Completion. Electronic versions of the Official Adobe Courseware are included, print copies are charged at a rate of $79.95 per copy.
DAY 1 All of Photoshop Quick Start
Masks and Channels
Examine the extensive Photoshop masking features. Start by creating a mask and refining it. Learn about the relationship between selections, masks, and channels.
Typographic tools in Photoshop
Among the type features are support for OpenType, extensive character and paragraph formatting capabilities, a wide variety of effects and transformations (positioning text on a path and warping text).
Draw vector paths to create smooth lines, selections or complete drawings. Create vector shapes with shape tools and custom shapes. Use the Pen tool to make selections that are more precise and easier to adjust than with other selection tools.
Working With Camera Raw
Adobe Camera Raw is a Photoshop plug-in that lets you work with the data in raw files in proprietary camera formats. Camera Raw is deeply integrated with Photoshop, learn how to use its features to complement the tools and enhance your techniques in Photoshop.
A three day Photoshop bootcamp delivered at your location. All training uses the Official Adobe workbook and project files for extra reference after the course. You’ll cover everything in the Photoshop Quick Start and Fundamentals courses plus the advanced techniques for Power Users listed below. Receive an Official Adobe Certificate of Completion. Electronic versions of the Official Adobe Courseware are included, print copies are charged at a rate of $79.95 per copy.
DAY 1 All of Photoshop Quick Start
DAY 2 All of Photoshop Fundamentals
Natural Media Painting
Painting with the Mixer Brush tool, bristle tips, and the new erodible tips. Explore additional brush tips and Mixer Brush tool settings after learning the basics.
Become familiar with the video-editing tools, Timeline panel, learn about keyframes, and practice manipulating movie clips and still images to create a video. Apply a variety of video-specific effects as well as layer styles and other Photoshop features.
Preparing files for The Web
Create buttons using layers, type, and define layer groups. Then use Adobe Generator to generate multiple assets from a single layer or layer group. Additionally, create actions to automate tasks.
Producing Consistent Colour for Print
Learn the basics of colour workflow, including printing a proof and printing separations. Understand the appropriate settings to use for the job and how to hand it off to the printer. Examine difference between colour correction and colour management for an accurate viewing environment.
Advanced Compositing (Option 1)
Work with the Liquify filter as a Smart Filter, combine multiple files into a multi-layered project and use filters to change the look of various aspects of the project.
Printing 3D Files (Option 2)
Print a 3D object at a “maker” or do-it-yourself workshop space. Or order your printed object from Shapeways.com directly from Photoshop and your object will be mailed to you
Customized Photoshop training delivered at your location or at a rental classroom. We create training to match your skill level so you can master specific areas of Photoshop. Receive an Official Adobe Certificate of Completion.
“Professional Techniques using Blend Modes” or ” The Power of Adjustment Layers” are examples.
Contact us to discuss your needs with our Adobe Certified Instructor.
Photoshop OnLine – Go to our Live Online Public Adobe Training
Live Full Day sessions online with our Adobe Certified Instructor.
This is an interactive experience, and one that is extremely similar to attending a traditional classroom and uses the Official Adobe workbook and project files for extra reference after the course. Receive all the interaction of a traditional classroom:
• view the instructor’s screen
• share your screen with your instructor for real-time help
• ask questions and receive instant feedback
• Audio is handled either VoIP or via a phone call to a toll number
It’s a fun, new, interactive way to get the help you need and you won’t have to fight traffic or search for parking.
Contact us for availability and to arrange your next Photoshop Seminar.