What's included

  • 109 Videos

  • 22 PDFs

  • 88 Image files

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Lesson 1 – Introduction to your Photoshop Course

    • Before we begin - Please read carefully

    • Introduction to your Course

  • 2

    Lesson 2 – The Photoshop Workspace

    • The Photoshop Workspace Task Sheet

    • The Photoshop Workspace 1 - Home Screen and Resetting Preferences

    • The Photoshop Workspace 2 - Disabling the Home Screen

    • The Photoshop Workspace 3 - Creating and saving a Workspace

  • 3

    Lesson 3 – Using Tools

    • Experimenting with Tools 1

    • Experimenting with Tools 2

    • Using Tools Task Sheet

  • 4

    Lesson 4 – Saving in different file formats

    • Saving in different file formats

    • Saving in different file formats, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - File formats

  • 5

    Lesson 5 – Selections and cutting

    • Selections and Cutting 1 - Introduction to selecting & cutting, using marquee tools

    • Selections and Cutting 2 - Using the lasso tools

    • Selections and Cutting 3 - Using the Magic Wand and Quick Selection tools

    • Selections and cutting, Task Sheet

    • Image for lesson - Selecting and Cutting

  • 6

    Lesson 6 – Layers

    • Layers 1 - Experimenting with layers

    • Layers 2 - Editing layers and using layer styles

    • Layers, Task Sheet

    • Image for lesson - Layers

  • 7

    Lesson 7 – Creating a poster

    • Creating a poster 1 - Changing background, adding image

    • Creating a poster 2 - Adding text, using the paragraph panel

    • Creating a poster 3 - Adding more text, adding a line

    • Creating a poster 4 - Adding more text and lines

    • Creating a poster 5 - Adding graphics and more text

    • Creating a poster 6 - Finishing and saving the poster

    • Creating a poster, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Poster

  • 8

    Lesson 8 – Layer Masks

    • Layer Masks 1 - Introduction to Layer Masks

    • Layer Masks 2 - Exploring brush modes and settings

    • Layer Masks 3 - Exploring Opacity, Flow and Smoothing Settings

    • Layer Masks 4 - Creating task image - Opening and aligning the images

    • Layer Masks 5 - Creating task image - Blending in the right eye

    • Layer Masks 6 - Creating task image - Blending in the nose

    • Layer Masks 7 - Creating task image - Blending in the mouth

    • Layer Masks 8 - Creating task image - Finishing off the edit, saving as PSD and JPEG

    • Layer Masks 9 - Extend your learning

    • Layer Masks, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Layer Masks

  • 9

    Lesson 9 – Adobe Camera Raw

    • Adobe Camera Raw 1 - Exploring tools 1

    • Adobe Camera Raw 2 - Exploring tools 2

    • Adobe Camera Raw 3 - Exploring the Basic Panel

    • Adobe Camera Raw 4 - Exploring the Curves and Detail Panels

    • Adobe Camera Raw 5 - Exploring the HSL, Split Toning and Lens Correction Panels

    • Adobe Camera Raw 6 - Exploring the FX, Camera Calibration, Presets and Snapshot panels

    • Adobe Camera Raw 7 - Saving settings as a preset

    • Adobe Camera Raw 8 - Opening the picture in Ps as a smart object, Saving

    • Adobe Camera Raw, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - ACR

  • 10

    Lesson 10 – Using Adjustment Layers for landscape photography

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Landscape Photography 1 - Introduction to Adjustment Layers

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Landscape Photography 2 - Adding Colour Curves

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Landscape Photography 3 - Darkening the sky with the gradient tool and masks

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Landscape Photography 4 - Using Blend modes and Blend-ifs to paint colour into burnt-out areas

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Landscape Photography 5 - Adding a vibrance adjustment layer and finishing the edit

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Landscape Photography, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Adj Layers Landscape

  • 11

    Lesson 11 – Using Adjustment Layers for portrait photography

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Portrait Photography 1 - Opening image, using select and mask and a brightness-contrast adjustment layer

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Portrait Photography 2 - Adding a colour curve and an RGB curve

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Portrait Photography 3 - Adding a B&W adjustment layer, grouping layers, finishing edit

    • Using Adjustment Layers for Portrait Photography, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Adj Layers Portrait

  • 12

    Lesson 12 – Using Gradient Maps

    • Using Gradient Maps 1 - Introduction to gradient maps, what they do and how they work

    • Using Gradient Maps 2 - open image, hide group, copy layer

    • Using Gradient Maps 3 - Selecting a gradient map and refining it

    • Using Gradient Maps 4 - Adding curves and adjustment layers, grouping layers

    • Using Gradient Maps, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Gradient maps

  • 13

    Lesson 13 – Creating an Action

    • Creating an action 1 - What an action is, how it works, practicing making an action

    • Creating an action 2 - Creating an action set

    • Creating an action 3 - Making a signature watermark action

    • Creating an action 4 - Applying the action to a photo

    • Creating an Action, Task Sheet

    • Signature fonts for lesson

    • Images for lesson - Create an Action

  • 14

    Lesson 14 – HDR photography

    • HDR Photography 1 - Opening the images and merging as HDR

    • HDR Photography 2 - Adjusting the HDR in Adobe Camera Raw

    • HDR Photography 3 - Adding RGB and Colour curves

    • HDR Photography 4 - Removing the burnt out area, using blend modes and blend ifs

    • HDR Photography 5 - Finishing off the edit

    • HDR in Photoshop, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - HDR

  • 15

    Lesson 15 – Selective Colour and Colour Popping

    • Colour Popping 1 - duplicating layer, clipping a hue - saturation mask

    • Colour Popping 2 - Adding a mask, revealing the colour layer

    • Colour Popping 3 - Adding another hue - saturation adjustment layer end finishing the edit

    • Selective Colour 1 - Duplicating layer, selecting a colour range, adding a mask

    • Selective Colour 2 - Painting over unselected areas, bringing in the lips, finishing edit

    • Selective Colour and Colour Popping, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Selective Colour and Colour Popping

  • 16

    Lesson 16 – Removing objects

    • Removing Objects - Long exposure example 1 - Processing shot in Camera Raw and using spot removal tool

    • Removing Objects - Long exposure example 2 - Removing buoys from scene, using the patch tool

    • Removing Objects - Long exposure example 3 - Removing harder objects from the scene

    • Removing Objects - Long exposure example 4 - Removing boat, using the clone stamp tool

    • Removing Objects - Long exposure example 5 - Removing linear objects, using the pen tool

    • Removing Objects - Long exposure example 6 - Removing linear objects with the pen tool

    • Removing Objects - Removing People 1 - Editing pictures in ACR

    • Removing Objects - Removing People 2 - Auto-aligning the images

    • Removing Objects - Removing People 3 - Masking people out, cropping, refining

    • Removing Objects - Adding sections 1 - Processing images in ACR, opening as smart objects

    • Removing Objects - Adding sections 2 - Copying a section, pasting into a new layer, using a mask to blend it in

    • Removing Objects - Adding sections 3 - Adding curves and levels adjustment layers, finishing and saving

    • Removing Objects - Adding sections 4 - Using the clone stamp tool to add a section

    • Removing Objects - Adding sections 5 - Adding adjustment layers, finishing edit

    • Removing objects, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Removing Objects

  • 17

    Lesson 17 – Re-touching of skin

    • Retouching of Skin 1 - Processing in ACR, using spot removal, opening as a smart object

    • Retouching of Skin 2 - Exploring the spot healing brush and clone stamp tools

    • Retouching of Skin 3 - Exploring the Healing Brush tool

    • Retouching of Skin 4 - Removing hair lines

    • Retouching of Skin 5 - Removing spots and blemishes

    • Retouching of Skin 6 - Adding a gradient map, cropping

    • Retouching of Skin, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Retouching of skin

  • 18

    Lesson 18 – Advanced selections & masking, and creating a Composite

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 1 - Loading images into a stack, reversing layer order

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 2 - Using the Lasso Tool, adding next layer, refining

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 3 - Adding the back row

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 4 - Using the quick selection tool, adding the 2nd row

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 5 - Adding the next two rows

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 6 - Adding the rebel, refining, using other layers to create selections

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 7 - Cutting out the hair, using channels for selections

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 8 - Revealing the hair

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 9 - Removing the fringing around the hair

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 10 - Making a separate layer for the hair

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 11 - Copying and pasting parts of the hair, grouping layers together

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite 12 - Adding adjustment layers and cropping,. finishing the edit

    • Advanced Selections and Creating a Composite, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Advanced selections

  • 19

    Lesson 19 – Double Exposures

    • Double Exposures 1 - Opening first image, removing background, filling background with white

    • Double Exposures 2 - Blending in second image

    • Double Exposures 3 - Adding a background

    • Double Exposures 4 - Adding effects, refining image

    • Double Exposures, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Double Exposures

  • 20

    Lesson 20 – Blending multiple exposures

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 1 - Opening man image, removing the background, adding a colour fill layer

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 2 - Opening river image, clipping the layer, changing size and opacity

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 3 - Blending river image

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 4 - Adding more space, removing sections of man image

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 5 - Adding the city skyline

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 6 - Refining the city skyline

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 7 - Add effects and reveal the eyes and ears

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 8 - Enhance the blending of the face

    • Blending Multiple Exposures 9 - Adding a background, refining the image

    • Blending Multiple Exposures, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Blend multiple exposures

  • 21

    Lesson 21 – Using Photoshop and Lightroom together

    • Using Lightroom and Photoshop together 1 - Processing a Raw file in Lightroom

    • Using Lightroom and Photoshop together 2 - Add the birds, saving the edit and export as a Jpeg

    • Using Photoshop and Lightroom together, Task Sheet

    • Images for lesson - Lr and Ps

  • 22

    Lesson 22 – End and Recap

    • Recap - Photoshop Course