Kick Start Pack

Tailored Photoshop Training

Kick Start

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    Do you need Photoshop for basic image adjustments such as cropping, resizing or fixing brightness and contrast? Or perhaps you want develop your Photoshop skills for web graphics and social media. Photoshop is a huge program with endless possibilities. That’s why our Kick Start training pack is so popular. Our tailored training focuses on the key skills you need to get started. Quickly learn techniques that are essential to working with digital images. These foundational skills are a must for anyone that wants to master Photoshop like an industry professional. Available 1-2-1, small groups and corporate. All content can be tailored for this class.

    Main Topics

    • Image size and resolution
    • Cropping and resizing
    • Essential non-destructive editing techniques
    • Key Photoshop filters
    • Saving Images and files formats

    Learning Outcomes

    • Understand industry standard editing techniques
    • How to work non-destructively
    • How to enhance image colour and quality
    • Obtain a quick and efficient workflow

    What you Get

    • Face-to-face training; group or 1-2-1
    • Work on own files or choose from our extensive library
    • Qualified trainers with many years industry experience
    • 30 page Adobe reference guide
    • Optional subscription to video tutorial
    • Optional on-site training

    Lesson Options

    Because everyone’s needs are different, we have Kick Start lessons available in:

    • One day sessions
    • Two day sessions
    • Three day sessions
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    The Kick Start Photoshop Training Pack is best suited to:

    1. Anyone who will be using Adobe Photoshop weekly or more.
    2. People who are self taught and need to learn industry standards.
    3. Anyone who needs basic image editing techniques.
    4. Those who regularly retouch images.
    5. Anyone who needs to resize images for print or web.

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        Kick Start

        Photoshop Workspace
        Bitmap theory
        Photoshop Toolbar
        Photoshop Control Panel

        Panels and Docking
        Panels & Working Documents
        Hand & Zoom Tools
        Navigator Panel

        Image Size & Resolution
        Canvas Size
        Photoshop History Panel

        Image Modes & Colour
        Color Picker
        Color & Swatch Panels
        Photoshop Info Panel

        Digital Image Essentials
        Photoshop file formats
        What resolution does your image need to be?
        Cropping and straightening photos
        Essential filters: unsharp mask, noise and blur

        Understanding Photoshop Selection Techniques
        Marquee Selection Tools
        Lasso, Wand, Quick Selection Tools
        Select Menu & Transforming Selections

        Basic Retouching
        Industry Secrets to Photoshop Retouching
        Photoshop Clone Tool
        Healing Brush Tool

        Colour Correction and Adjustments
        Non-destructive colour adjustment techniques
        Changing colours
        Correcting exposure

        Working with Type in Photoshop
        Type Tool essentials
        Type Panels: Character & Paragraphs

        Essential Photoshop Layer Effects and Styles
        Applying an outer glow effect
        Applying a drop shadow effect
        Applying a border around an image
        Copying layer effects and applying them to other layers
        Applying Layers Styles in other documents

        Creating Vector Elements in Photoshop
        The Vector Shape Tools
        Transforming vector shapes
        Working with Swatches

        Saving Images and Photoshop Files Formats
        Saving Images
        Saving for Web Application
        Correct file formats for print