Basics of Photoshop 2013: Fundamentals for Beginners | Meg Lewis | Skillshare

Basics of Photoshop 2013: Fundamentals for Beginners

Meg Lewis, Designer

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17 Lessons (1h 19m)
    • 1. Trailer

      1:13
    • 2. Introduction to Lesson One

      0:37
    • 3. Welcome to Class!

      2:17
    • 4. Creating a New Document: Creating Your Canvas, Designing for Web vs. Print

      5:43
    • 5. A Look Around Photoshop: Windows, Toolbar, Rulers & Guides

      7:17
    • 6. Introduction to Lesson Two

      0:30
    • 7. Adjusting and Enhancing a Photograph

      11:26
    • 8. Cut Something Out Of A Photo

      9:20
    • 9. Introduction to Lesson Three

      0:27
    • 10. Free Typing, Text Boxes, and Adjusting Type

      7:35
    • 11. Layer Styles & Text Effects

      5:04
    • 12. Introduction to Lesson Four

      0:28
    • 13. Find Inspiration, Sample Colors, Add Swatches

      9:52
    • 14. Introduction to Lesson Five

      0:30
    • 15. Create Your Mood Board Template

      11:25
    • 16. Arrange Images, Add Typography and Color, Export for Web

      4:38
    • 17. Explore Design on Skillshare

      0:37
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Project Description

Design a mood board using Adobe Photoshop

ASSIGNMENT

Your assignment is to create a moodboard! By going through this project you'll learn the fundamentals of Photoshop that are needed for any sort of project including enhancing photographs, adding typography to a composition, creating shapes, applying effects, and more. Your goal is to effectively edit and organize a series of images using Photoshop.

DELIVERABLE

Post the final image of your moodboard in the Skillshare project gallery for this class.

RESOURCES

Be sure to download the detailed step-by-step PDF guide below for more tips, tricks, and resource links.

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My project example above.

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