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Introduction to Photoshop Special Effects Course0:31
Adding Contrast to Portrait Photos in Photoshop4:35
Making Colors Pop in Photoshop7:26
Photo Collage Effect Photoshop9:37
Pop Out Effect in Photoshop9:32
Editable Lens Flare Technique in Photoshop4:53
Simulated Depth of Field in Photoshop7:24
Adding Powerful Backgrounds in Photoshop8:52
Meeting Your Clone Effect in Photoshop3:29
About This Class
Learn special effects and stylizing in Photoshop to use in portrait photos. Use these techniques for your own photos or your client photos after adding them to your photo editing toolbox.
- Adding contrast to portrait photos
- Adding powerful backgrounds to portrait photos
- Adding an editable lens flare technique
- Making colors pop out
- Photo collage effect
- Pop out effect
- Simulated depth of field
Enroll today and start learning and applying awesome special effects in Photoshop!
I love seeing students succeed in their designs, writings, productions, and careers!
I'm currently a full-time university professor of graphic design and digital journalism. I've taught classes on design, photography, and writing for the past eight years. My university students have become full-time, award-winning photographers, web designers, creative specialists, reporters, and layout designers.
And now, you can learn from me as well!
Get started by enrolling in my courses and learning new skills. I've worked as internet development director at an award-winning advertising design firm, as managing editor at two graphic design magazines, as webmaster at a regional newspaper, and have been a freelance graphic designer and writer for the past 20 years. I have a B.A. in Communication, an M.A. in Journalism and Media Studies, and a Ph.D. in Communication.
My combination of professional real world experience, formal education, and experience in teaching have all enabled me to produce quality courses that help students become better at digital media and communication.