Fundamentals of Photoshop: Drawing, Layers, Masks, and Selections (Photoshop II)

Meg Lewis, Designer

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14 Lessons (1h 5m)
    • 1. Trailer

      0:37
    • 2. Intro to Layers

      0:26
    • 3. Layer Adjustments

      9:45
    • 4. Layer Styles

      10:33
    • 5. Intro to Masks

      0:24
    • 6. Masks

      16:07
    • 7. Intro to Selection

      0:22
    • 8. Selection Tools

      5:02
    • 9. Intro to Transform

      0:22
    • 10. Transform

      4:48
    • 11. Intro to Cropping

      0:23
    • 12. Cropping

      3:03
    • 13. Image Collage Project

      12:15
    • 14. More Creative Classes on Skillshare

      0:33
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Project Description

Combine multiple images together using masks and selections

ABOUT THE SERIES

This is the first class in the free 5-class series on Adobe Photoshop CC for beginners that'll run from March 1 – March 31st 2015. Each week, you’ll create projects in Photoshop and submit your work on Skillshare for feedback from your classmates, pushing your skills even further.

If you complete all project assignments before the final deadline, you’ll be eligible to receive a free voucher to take the Adobe Certified Associate exam in Photoshop (a $95 value). The top student chosen by the class teaching assistants (TAs) will also be awarded 1 free year of Creative Cloud membership. Judging will be based on quality of projects submitted and student participation.

You can view the entire Syllabus for this series here, http://skl.sh/photoshop-course-syllabus

CLASS ASSIGNMENT

With this assignment, you'll be able to apply all of the skills you've learned to make a bold and bright geometric collage. Use color, shapes, and layering to design a truly unique composition. This will begin your steps to expert level so that your imagination can go straight to Photoshop’s canvas.

Download the detailed step-by-step project guide for this class below.

CLASS DELIVERABLE

Upload an image of your two images combined together.

ASSIGNMENT DUE DATE

Project Due – Saturday March 14th 11pm PST

LIVE AMA (ASK ME ANYTHING)

Join Skillshare teacher JP Danko for a live AMA (ask me anything) session where you can post questions you have about Photoshop. Make sure to tune in live on Tuesday, March 10th at 12pm PST when JP will answer questions that students have posted.

→ Post questions in the live AMA thread

IMPORTANT NOTICE

A trial of Adobe Photoshop CC or Creative Cloud membership will be needed to get the most out of this course. If you’re not a Creative Cloud member we recommend that you download a free 30-day trial of Adobe Photoshop CC when you start the course.

→ Click here to start your 30-day free trial of Adobe Photoshop CC

→ Click here to purchase a Creative Cloud membership

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