Victorian institute of technology (VIT)
Victorian institute of technology (VIT)

Adobe Photoshop CS | Basics to Advanced

Course Name Adobe Photoshop CS | Basics to Advanced
Course Code VIT/04/4049
Course Type Multimedia
Cost $999.00 Enrolment Form
Duration 3 Days (20 hrs)
Dates 12th Feb, 19th Feb, 26th Feb-2013
Prerequisites This course is designed for participants with little or no knowledge of Adobe Photoshop. It is assumed the students have a basic knowledge of freehand drawing, or equivalent experience.
Outline This instructor lead course aims to use Photoshop to learn the overall fundamentals of this industry standard image editing package.
  • Start work in Adobe Photoshop
  • Using the Tools, Pallets
  • Jumping to Image Ready
  • Using the help
  • Viewing and Editing Files
  • Embedding information
  • Retouching Strategy
  • Resolution, Image size
  • Cropping, Automatic adjustments
  • Color cast
  • Lightness, saturation, mask filter
  • Selection tools (Magic Wand, Magnetic Lasso etc)
  • Cropping
  • Layers, Editing text
  • Masks, channels
  • Filter affect
  • Repairing areas with Clone Stamp tool
  • Using the pattern stamp tool, healing brush and patch tools
  • Retouching
  • Blending an image
  • Changing image with history tools
  • Brush tools
  • Pattern maker
  • Working with paths and pen tool
  • Drawing
  • Anchor points, adding Layers
  • Creating poster background
  • Creating layers, importing layers
  • Layer styles, liquefying, border layer, flattening layers
  • Automating a multi step task
  • Setting up a four image montage
  • Color balance
  • Applying filters
  • Printing in color
  • Using channels, sharpening image, adding spot color
  • Duplicating and aligning layers
  • Changing multiple lines of type
  • Image slicing
  • Working with slices in ImageReady
  • Working with Image Maps
  • Optimizing a JPEG image
  • Optimizing a GIF image
  • Controlling dither and reducing colors
  • Background transparency
  • Batch processing
  • Creating rollover
  • Animation
  • Vector masks
  • Color management
  • Monitor adjustments
  • Proofing
  • Printing a proof
Material The course material will be provided.


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