Beginning Photoshop

Beginning Photoshop

Instructor Gary Shaver
Duration Time 4 Session 6pm - 8:30pm
Location Harmon Photo, 1808 N. Orange Ave., Orlando FL 32804
Class Description
Are you wanting to explore using creative techniques that will enhance your photography or digital art, or just learn the steps to improve your images overall?  Then this introduction to Adobe Photoshop CC will give you the tools and instruction necessary to complete the task.
In this 4 week “hands on” class we will be introducing you to the industry standard to edit and enhance your digital images. The instructor will take you on a step by step journey  to understanding many of the tools, palettes and filters in Photoshop.  We will investigate using the basic tools, understanding the menus, creating layers and layer masks, combining images and using the powerful adjustment layers in Photoshop.
In each lesson you will be following along with the instructor and learning the processes needed to remove distractions, add color and clarity to your images,  and at the end of each class you will have completed a finished Photoshop file that will make a great resource for later reference.
Come join us on this adventure, whether you’re creating visual art for a gallery or just sharing your work on social media, this class will be a fun and rewarding experience, we are looking forward to helping you improve your digital skills.

 

Price $200

Topics Covered
  • Understanding the Tools and Workspace
  • Working with the Digital Canvas
  • The Magic of Layers and Layer Masks
  • How to Use Adjustment Layers
  • Making Selections
  • Retouching Images
  • Adding Text and Shapes
Materials Needed
  • Laptop with the latest version of Adobe Photoshop CC
  • A mouse or tablet and pen
  • Note pad and paper
Prerequisites
  • Basic understanding on the use of your computers operating system
  • Locating and running software applications and how to switch between them
  • How to open and save files
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Class price: $200







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Gary Shaver's award winning images will stay with you for a long time. His distinct photographic and editing style make his photography stand out in today's 'everyone is a photographer world'!