In this quick course you will learn only the most basics concepts of how Photoshop works.
This course is aimed towards the very beginners who want to start their journey into the design world in a quick way without any hassle.
=====What you will learn in this course
This course explains the basic concepts with quick step-by-step videos: learning the interface, knowing the tools, working with layers, adjustments, filters…etc.
In this course you will not learn any specific editing technique, instead you will learn how to use the software itself.
This course is for the absolute beginners, no previous knowledge is required
You must have Photoshop CC installed on your computer (any CC version will do). Photoshop CS6 can be used as well with some limitations
No graphic tablet is required
You can use Windows or MAC
Create an easy road swimmer effect in Photoshop using blend modes.
Learn how to create a simple manipulation in Photoshop using brushes. In this Photoshop manipulation tutorial we’ll work with free stock images.
You can use any Photoshop version to create this manipulation. It’s very easy to create because there are no advanced photoshop techniques used on this tutorial.
In order to make adjustments to a single layer without affecting the below you target layer, you must clip adjustment layers.
In this short tutorial I will show you how these clipping masks layer works and how easy it is to make control your adjustments and restrict them to the layers you want.
In this episode of Photoshop for beginners I will show you how all the benefits of working with adjustment layers and how to use clipping masks. This applies to all Photoshop versions.
Learn the basics of selections in Photoshop and how to use the Refine Edge feature to create perfect edges.
Download the stock image used in this video: http://ashleyshyd.deviantart.com/art/School-Girl-178490786
In this episode I will show you how the layers palette works and how using layers will help you separate elements so that you can edit them independently.
The difference between Canvass ssize and Image size in Photoshop is that when you change the canvas size you don’t affect the contents of the layers while with Image size you force the layers contents to lock to the boundaries of the new document size.
Stock image credit:
Shot by: ~octoberjoy on deviantART
Available as free high resolution stock image at : http://octoberjoy.deviantart.com/art/Studio-portrait-1-266536152
The most important thing when learning how to work with a new software is understanding its interface. This adds a context and helps you understand how the program works.
Stay tunned because this is just a basic introduction. More on the next videos.