Fundamentals of Photoshop: Getting Started with the Interface, Tools, and Layers (Photoshop I)

Meg Lewis, Designer

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21 Lessons (1h 16m)
    • 1. Trailer

      0:35
    • 2. Intro to Resolution

      0:28
    • 3. Resolution & Designing for Print vs. Web

      11:47
    • 4. Intro to Workspaces

      0:23
    • 5. Workspace

      6:52
    • 6. Intro to Tools Exploration

      0:22
    • 7. Toolbar

      14:12
    • 8. Intro to Windows

      0:27
    • 9. Windows

      6:54
    • 10. Intro to Layers

      0:27
    • 11. Layers

      6:43
    • 12. Intro to File Types

      0:25
    • 13. File Types

      3:27
    • 14. Intro to Canvas Size

      0:26
    • 15. Canvas Size

      Nic&Sheila.jpg
      4:16
    • 16. Intro to Zooming

      0:26
    • 17. Zoom

      2:24
    • 18. Intro to File Naming

      0:24
    • 19. File Naming

      2:14
    • 20. Collage Project

      12:27
    • 21. More Creative Classes on Skillshare

      0:33
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Project Description

Create a geometric collage using layers

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 geometric collage.

ASSIGNMENT DUE DATE

Project Due – Saturday March 7th 11pm PST

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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