Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop choose Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book (2017 release) from Adobe Press. The 15 project-based lessons in this book show users step-by-step the key techniques for working in Photoshop and how to more » correct, enhance, and distort digital images, create image composites, and prepare images for print and the web.
In addition to learning the key elements of the Photoshop interface, this completely revised CC (2017 release) edition covers features like new and improved search capabilities, Content-Aware Crop, Select and Mask, Face-Aware Liquify, designing with multiple artboards, and much more!
The online companion files include all the necessary assets for readers to complete the projects featured in each chapter as well as ebook updates when Adobe releases new features for Creative Cloud customers. All buyers of the book get full access to the Web Edition: a Web-based version of the complete ebook enhanced with video and interactive multiple-choice quizzes. As always with the Classroom in a Book, Instructor Notes are available for teachers to download. « less
Learn how to organize your images
USE THE ADOBE PHOTOSHOP LIGHTROOM LIBRARY MODULE TO ORGANIZE YOUR IMAGES!
Photographers love to shoot, but sometimes have a hard time keeping their images organized. If you own Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC, you have the ideal tool to organize thousands of images. If you spend a few minutes using professional more » techniques while importing images, you've taken the first steps toward creating a well organized catalog!
In this authoritative reference, photographer and Lightroom instructor Doug Sahlin shows you how to organize images that you import into your Lightroom catalog. Sahlin has been using Lightroom since Version 1. In this book he shares his extensive knowledge of the application with you and shows you how to organize your images.
This book was written for Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC, but the techniques also apply to Lightroom 6, and many of the techniques also apply to Lightroom 5.
IN THIS AUTHORITATIVE GUIDE YOU WILL LEARN TO:
* Organize images when you import them
* Add keywords to images
* Add copyright information to your images
* Utilize the Quick Collection
* Create Collections and Smart Collections
* Use the Library filter to find images
* Export images
* Use shortcuts to streamline your workfolow
This guide is lavishly illustrated with full-color photos and works with all Kindles, but is best viewed on a device with full color such as the Kindle Fire. This guide also looks great on the Kindle app for the iPad. If you don't have a Kindle or an iPad, you can read this guide on your computer using the FREE Kindle app for the PC or Mac.
If you want to create a squeaky clean Lightroom catalog, this is the book for you. To learn how to organize thousands of images in your Lightroom catalog and much more, scroll up and buy the book now. « less
Classroom in a Book
The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Lightroom in conjunction with Adobe Photoshop.
Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, offers what no other book or training program does–an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, more » developed with the support
of Adobe product experts.
Adobe Lightroom CC and Photoshop CC for Photographers Classroom in a Book contains 9 lessons that cover the basics and beyond, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the programs. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you.
Purchasing this book includes valuable online extras. Follow the instructions in the book’s “Getting Started” section to unlock access to:
* Downloadable lesson files you need to work through the projects in the book
* Web Edition containing the complete text of the book, interactive quizzes, videos that walk you through the lessons step by step, and updated material covering new feature releases from Adobe
Using Lightroom CC and Photoshop CC together can dramatically speed your workflow and decrease editing time. This book teaches you exactly when to use each program and how to pass images back and forth between them at the highest possible quality. You'll learn how to import, organize, correct and add creative color effects in Lightroom using global and local editing tools, as well as how to merge multiple exposures and stitch panoramas. In Photoshop, you'll learn practical techniques for combining photos, pro-level retouching, creating precise selections, masking, turning a photo into a painting and pencil sketch, and adding creative blur effects. Back in Lightroom, you'll learn how to show off your masterpieces by exporting them en masse, sharing via social media, creating fine art-style signed print layouts, slideshows, photo book, and web gallery projects. « less
Classroom in a Book
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book.
Adobe Photoshop Elements 15 Classroom in a Book is the most thorough and comprehensive way for you to master all the new features in Adobe's top-rated more » consumer-targeted photo-editing software. Each chapter in this step-by-step, lesson-based guide contains a project that builds on your growing knowledge of the program, while end-of-chapter review questions reinforce each lesson. You will learn the basics of editing your images with Photoshop Elements and learn how to best use the program's many new features.
In this new version of the book you will receive complete coverage of all the new and improved features in Photoshop Elements 15. Discover how to use Smart Tags and enhanced search to make it faster and easier to organize and find your photos. Save time with the enhanced Instant Fix feature. Explore all new Guided Edits. Explore the Filter Gallery. You’ll discover new tools that let you expand your creativity. And you’ll learn how to print, export, and share your images. « less
Adobe Certified Associate Exam Preparation
This study guide uses text integrated with video to help you gain real-world skills that will get you started in your career in graphics, design, or illustration, and lays the foundation for taking the Illustrator ACA exam. A mix of project-based lessons, practical videos, and regular assessments throughout more » prepares you for an entry-level position in a competitive job market.
Adobe conducted research to identify the foundational skills students need to effectively communicate using digital media tools. Based on feedback from educators, design professionals, businesses, and educational institutions around the world, the objectives cover entry-level skill expectations for each topic. The ACA exams have proved to be highly successful; Adobe reports that the total number of exams taken worldwide has reached one million since 2008.
To create this new product, Peachpit and Adobe Press have joined forces with team of outstanding instructors who have a great track record getting students certified: Rob Schwartz and his colleagues at BrainBuffet.com. « less
Photoshop has grown to be a part of our everyday lives, particularly as we can capture images so easily on our smartphones these days. So it’s no wonder why more and more people are familiarising themselves with Photoshop’s image transforming capabilities. While it might seem to irst-timers that there more » are a baling array of buttons and icons on the Photoshop interface, we encourage you to imagine it as an artist’s toolbox, and that space in the middle is your blank canvas. From basic photo-editing skills to colour corrections, ilters and selections, this newly revised
Photoshop for Beginners will guide you through all the techniques you need. Not to mention some fun creative projects to try. We even provide online resources such as tutorial iles, brushes, textures and video guides to start you on your Photoshop journey. You’ll be creating artistic masterpieces in no time! « less
The bestselling book on Photoshop Elements--now in a new edition
Getting great photos is easier than you think--it just takes some know-how and a tool like Adobe's Photoshop Elements. "Photoshop Elements 14 For Dummies" is a fun and easy-to-follow guide for photographers and photo enthusiasts who more » want to make their snapshots picture perfect. In no time, you'll tackle the basics of Photoshop Elements and find out how to execute hundreds of tasks, like using special effects and drawing tools, working with layers, improving your color and clarity, and so much more.
Photoshop Elements is the #1 selling consumer photo editing software, and Adobe continues to add innovative features that allow professional and self-made digital photographers to do it all. Written by veteran authors Barb Obermeier and Ted Padova, this full-color guide shows you how to make the most of the latest version of the software in a fun and friendly way that makes learning feel like play. Even if you have no digital image editing experience at all, this hands-on guide shows you how to take your photos from 'meh' to 'wow'--and have a blast along the way! Get instant results using one-click editing options Apply pro techniques to correct photo color and clarity Show off your artsy side with special effects and filters Find tips for improving edits and creative projects
The power and simplicity of Photoshop Elements makes it easy to turn out photos worth bragging about--and this no-nonsense guide will get you there in a flash. « less
The Missing Manual
Photoshop Elements 13 looks sharper, performs better, and has more sophisticated photo-editing and slideshow features than previous versions—but knowing which tools to use when can be confusing. The new edition of this bestselling book removes the guesswork. With candid, jargon-free advice and step-by-step more » guidance, you’ll get the most out of Elements for everything from sharing and touching-up photos to fun print and online projects.
The important stuff you need to know:
* Get to work right away. Import, organize, edit, crop, and color-correct your photos with ease.
* Retouch any image. Repair and restore old and damaged photos, and patch undesirable areas with Content-Aware Fill.
* Add pizzazz. Dress up your photos with dozens of filters, layer styles, and special effects.
* Create the perfect picture. Seamlessly insert people and objects from other photos, using Photomerge Compose.
* Share your photos. Use new methods to quickly create and email stunning slideshows to friends.
* Use your words. Make greeting cards, calendars, and flyers by adding text to images.
* Unleash your creativity. Design photo books, scrapbooks, collages, and other projects. « less
Take your photos from "meh" to "wow!" with Photoshop Elements 13 and this expert guide
Photoshop Elements 13 For Dummies is your guide to picture perfection using Adobe's Photoshop Elements. This full-color manual walks you through the process of photo editing, from basic color corrections to advanced more » filter effects, drawing, and more. Work through from beginning to end for a complete lesson, or keep it handy as a quick reference for unfamiliar tools and techniques. Designed for beginner and intermediate Photoshop Elements users, this book provides straightforward instruction in a fun, richly illustrated, easy-to-read style that makes learning feel like play.
Combining powerful tools with a user-friendly interface has made Photoshop Elements the number-one selling photo editing software. Photoshop Elements 13 For Dummies shows you how to take advantage of everything the software has to offer, helping you create high-quality images for print, e-mail, and the web. Even with no digital image editing experience at all, you'll learn how to take your photos from bland to beautiful and have a blast along the way.
* Adjust resolutions, color modes, and file formats to best suit the project
* Work with layers, filters, effects, styles, type, and more
* Correct color, contrast and clarity for a simple photo makeover
* Optimize for print, or share on Facebook, Flickr, and other social networks
The power and simplicity of Photoshop Elements makes it the perfect solution for amateurs seeking an affordable digital editing platform. The quicker you learn the tools, the sooner you'll be turning out photos to brag about – and Photoshop Elements 13 For Dummies will get you there in a flash. « less