This event has passed.


Course description
Even for students who have been working with Photoshop for years, this course proves there is always more to learn by focusing on the professional production techniques Adobe Photoshop uses to achieve the most effective visual results. The goal of this course is to explore advanced techniques while stressing the design process. Ideal for the student’s eager to continue their exploration of Photoshop, work with advanced layer techniques, gain an understanding of how to use curves and other adjustment layers for image enhancement. Learn to sharpen images for output, explore several advanced Photoshop techniques, including seamless compositions and advanced layering techniques, portrait retouching, tool, and palette customizing, and creative special effects for print, screen, and the Web.

Throughout this course, you will learn the tools you need to be more efficient in your photo-editing skills and to increase the flexibility and quality of your artwork.
At the beginning of each class, we will do a quick review and answer any questions students may have after completing the homework assignments.

Topics Include:
Professional skin and portrait retouching
Mastering the effects of the clone and healing brush tools
Understanding and working with Layers and the Adjustments Panel
Understanding the basics of Masking
Transforming and maximizing Smart Objects
Employing Smart Filters to create interesting effects
Color correction
Working with text and vector shapes in PSD
File formats, resizing and saving
Actions and Batch Processing

By the end of this course, students will be equipped with the skills to produce and edit images with professional results.

Prerequisites: Adobe Photoshop Basic

Places are limited, Early booking is highly recommended
Call FAPA – Fine Art Photography Academy: 71-011977
Zalka, Starbucks bldg. 5th floor