Adobe Photoshop for Photographers: Intermediate

Photographers, designers and artists regard Adobe Photoshop as the optimum platform for image making, retouching and manipulation. This course will show you how you can use some of the advanced features of the software to creatively enhance your images...

Taught by: Jeff Robins.

Description

Photographers, designers and artists regard Adobe Photoshop as the optimum platform for image making, retouching and manipulation. This course will show you how you can use some of the advanced features of the software to creatively enhance your images. 

Topics Covered

  • Raw files: processing, advantages and how to handle them correctly
  • Smart objects
  • Advanced adjustment tools
  • Selections and the quick mask mode
  • Layers and layer masking
  • Colour Management and properly calibrated workflow
  • Dynamic Range
  • The difference between 8 bit and 16 bit images
  • HDR
  • Panoramas
  • Distortion of images.
  • Problem solving difficult images

Course Outcomes
By the end of this course you should be able to: 

  • Process Raw files and understand issues regarding archiving your work
  • Apply your own creative approach to working in the digital environment using the tools in Photoshop
  • Combine files to make new images
  • Utilise masks and adjustment layers to allow a higher degree of adjustment and control

Who Should Attend
Photographers wishing to build on their present skills and knowledge to understand the theory and practice of setting up a profiled digital workflow, processing images and using the Photoshop tools to enhance their work.

Level
Intermediate: You should have experience of using Adobe Photoshop or have completed Adobe Photoshop for Photographers: Beginners at LCC.

Follow Up Courses
After you have completed this course you may be interested in finding out about Design for Digital Print Production, or trying your hand at different Adobe Creative Suite 6 software such as Adobe InDesign: Beginners.

Tailor Made Training
We also offer bespoke Photoshop courses for groups and businesses. To find out what we can offer, please complete a Tailor Made Training Enquiry form.


Tutor information

Jeff Robins is a specialist in the capture of digital images that will repro to the highest standards. He has been working in all aspects of digital imaging, capture, scanning, manipulation and retouching, since the technology was introduced. Although semi –retired, he now spends most of his time as a lecturer in digital imaging and offers a consultancy service for colleges and businesses.


Materials

You should bring a USB stick to save your work.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
26/11/2016 - 10/12/2016Saturday11:00 - 17:003 Weeks£445Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
12/12/2016 - 14/12/2016Monday - Wednesday11:00 - 17:003 Days£445Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket