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  • Photoshop Beginner Course 
  • Photoshop Advanced Course


Course Date  City Course Times    Cost  
28 Jan - 29 Jan Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book
28 Feb - 01 Mar Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book
01 Apr - 02 Apr Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book
02 May - 03 May Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book
03 Jun - 04 Jun Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book
02 Jul - 03 Jul Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book
29 Jul - 30 Jul Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book
05 Sep - 06 Sep Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book
07 Oct - 08 Oct Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500Book

Photoshop CS5, CS6, CC beginner course in Midrand
Course Description:

This course is for anyone who needs to learn how to create raster based images for print, video or web. This application is a must for anyone in digital media content creation.

Course Topics:

  • Navigate through the Photoshop interface
  • Set up the application
  • Work with Photoshop color
  • Understand pixels vs. vectors
  • Select artwork
  • Use Layers
  • Utilize Masks
  • Understand Channels
  • Use Type
  • Work with Filters
  • Optimize Images for the Web
  • Create Rollovers and Slice Images
  • Use ImageReady to create web graphics

Photoshop level 1 beginner course in Midrand
Course Details:

Lesson 1: Getting to Know the Work Area

  • Starting to work in Adobe Photoshop
  • Using the tools
  • Using the options bar and other panels
  • Undoing actions in Photoshop
  • Customizing the workspace
  • Finding resources for using Photoshop
  • Checking for updates

Lesson 2: Basic Photo Corrections

  • Strategy for retouching
  • Resolution and image size
  • Getting started
  • Adjusting the color in Camera Raw
  • Straightening and cropping the image in Photoshop
  • Replacing colors in an image
  • Adjusting saturation with the Sponge tool
  • Repairing areas with the Clone Stamp tool
  • Using the Spot Healing Brush tool
  • Using content-aware fill
  • Applying the Unsharp Mask filter
  • Saving the image for four-color printing

Lesson 3: Working with Selections

  • About selecting and selection tools
  • Getting started
  • Using the Quick Selection tool
  • Moving a selected area
  • Manipulating selections
  • Using the Magic Wand tool
  • Selecting with the lasso tools
  • View Sample
  • Rotating a selection
  • Selecting with the Magnetic Lasso tool
  • Cropping an image and erasing within a selection
  • Refining the edge of a selection

Lesson 4: Layer Basics

  • About layers
  • Getting started
  • Using the Layers panel
  • Rearranging layers
  • Applying a gradient to a layer
  • Applying a layer style
  • Flattening and saving files

Lesson 5: Correcting and Enhancing Digital Photographs

  • Getting started
  • About camera raw files
  • Processing files in Camera Raw
  • Merging exposures and applying advanced color correction
  • Correcting digital photographs in Photoshop
  • Correcting image distortion
  • Adding depth of field

Lesson 6: Masks and Channels

  • Working with masks and channels
  • Getting started
  • Creating a mask
  • Refining a mask
  • Creating a quick mask
  • Manipulating an image with Puppet Warp
  • Working with channels

Lesson 7: Typographic Design

  • About type
  • Getting started
  • Creating a clipping mask from type
  • Creating type on a path
  • Warping point type
  • Designing paragraphs of type

Lesson 8: Vector Drawing Techniques

  • About bitmap images and vector graphics
  • About paths and the Pen tool
  • Getting started
  • Using paths with artwork
  • Creating vector objects for the background
  • Working with defined custom shapes
  • Importing a Smart Object

 

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.


Course Date  City Course Times    Cost  
 
21 Jan - 22 Jan Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
05 Feb - 06 Feb Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
25 Mar - 26 Mar Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
17 Apr - 18 Apr Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
20 May - 21 May Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
06 Jun - 07 Jun Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
22 Jul - 23 Jul Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
13 Aug - 14 Aug Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
30 Sep - 01 Oct Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
17 Oct - 18 Oct Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
 
30 Jan - 31 Jan Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
27 Feb - 28 Feb Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
28 Mar - 29 Mar Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
29 Apr - 30 Apr Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
30 May - 31 May Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
27 Jun - 28 Jun Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
30 Jul - 31 Jul Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
29 Aug - 30 Aug Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
30 Sep - 01 Oct Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
30 Oct - 31 Oct Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
28 Nov - 29 Nov Durban 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
 
28 Jan - 29 Jan Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
28 Feb - 01 Mar Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
01 Apr - 02 Apr Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
02 May - 03 May Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
03 Jun - 04 Jun Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
02 Jul - 03 Jul Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
29 Jul - 30 Jul Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
05 Sep - 06 Sep Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
07 Oct - 08 Oct Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
 
03 Jan - 04 Jan Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
28 Feb - 01 Mar Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
04 Mar - 05 Mar Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
04 Apr - 05 Apr Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
04 Apr - 05 Apr Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
02 May - 03 May Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
03 Jun - 04 Jun Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
06 Jun - 07 Jun Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
04 Jul - 05 Jul Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
01 Aug - 02 Aug Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
01 Aug - 02 Aug Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
05 Sep - 06 Sep Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
03 Oct - 04 Oct Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
03 Oct - 04 Oct Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
06 Nov - 07 Nov Port Elizabeth 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
 
17 Jan - 18 Jan Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
11 Feb - 12 Feb Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
12 Mar - 13 Mar Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
15 Apr - 16 Apr Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
21 May - 22 May Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
18 Jun - 19 Jun Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
18 Jul - 19 Jul Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
19 Aug - 20 Aug Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
26 Sep - 27 Sep Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book
21 Oct - 22 Oct Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5500 Book


Course Date  City Course Times    Cost  
30 Jan - 31 Jan Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750Book
02 Apr - 03 Apr Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750Book
05 Jun - 06 Jun Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750Book
31 Jul - 01 Aug Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750Book
09 Oct - 10 Oct Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750Book

Photoshop CS5, CS6, CC advanced course
Course Description:

This course is for anyone who creates and works with digital images and seeks to advance beyond the basic skill sets.

Course Topics:

  • Color correction of Master Images
  • Photo composition
  • Photo retouching
  • Color management
  • Advanced layer techniques
  • Color matching
  • Advanced halftone techniques
  • Advanced tool techniques
  • Automation techniques
  • Photoshop workflow

Photoshop level 2 advanced course
Course Details:

Lesson 1: New Feature Overview

  • Improved Interface
  • Adjustment Layer Panel
  • Mask Panel
  • Improved Dodge, Burn and Sponge Tools
  • Enhanced Photomerge technologies including 360° panoramics
  • Content Award Scaling
  • Fluid Motion Canvas rotation, Zooming and Panning
  • Enhanced 3d graphics editing

Lesson 2: Tool and Palette Primer

  • Preparing your workspace
  • Working with screen modes
  • Navigating your document
  • Picking colors
  • Basic editing tools
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Editing menus
  • Editing keyboard shortcuts

Lesson 3: Selection Primer

  • Basic selection tools
  • Magic Wand tool
  • Quick Select tool
  • Refining a selection
  • The Select menu
  • Quick Mask mode

Lesson 4: Resolution Solutions

  • Understanding pixel size
  • Resizing images and Pixel Interpolation
  • Printing Considerations

Lesson 5: Using Camera Raw

  • The Camera Raw dialog box
  • Adjusting Multiple images
  • Finishing touches

Lesson 6: Color Manipulation

  • Using the color wheel
  • The Hue/Saturation dialog box
  • Replacing color
  • Color Balance
  • Levels/Curves
  • Color Replacement tool
  • Channel Mixer
  • Gradient Map

Lesson 7: Adjustment Layers

  • Using Adjustment Layers
  • Photo filter adjustments
  • Blending Modes
  • Adjusting isolated areas
  • Potential problems
  • Limitations of Adjustment Layers

Lesson 8: Noise Removal and Sharpening

  • Removing film grain and scanner/camera noise
  • Compression noise
  • How sharpening works
  • Selective Sharpening

Lesson 9: Advanced Masking

  • The NEW Mask panel
  • The Background Erase tool
  • The Extract filter
  • The Blending sliders
  • Creating a mask from Channels
  • Vector Masks
  • Layer Masks

Lesson 10: Collage

  • Creating a panoramic image with photomerge
  • Clipping Masks
  • Blending Sliders
  • Layer Masks
  • Vector Masks
  • Smart objects
  • Warping
  • Creating complex collages

Lesson 11: Retouching and Restoration

  • Patch tool
  • Healing Brush tool
  • Spot Healing Brush tool
  • Vanishing point
  • NEW IMPROVED Dodge, Burn and Sponge tools
  • Blur and Sharpen tools
  • Lens Correction filter
  • Liquify filter

Lesson 12: The Master Image Workflow

  • Image capture - resolution
  • Initial rough crop and straighten
  • Spotting
  • Global tonal adjustments
  • Global color adjustments
  • Reduce or remove noise/grain
  • Local tonal adjustments
  • Fine-tune localized colors
  • Interpret colors
  • Double and triple check masks
  • Retouching
  • Creative effects
  • Save master file
  • * Create output specific files

Lesson 13: Working with 3D graphics

  • Using 3D shapes presets
  • Importing 3D files
  • Manipulating 3D objects
  • Adjusting 3D lighting and surface textures
  • Compositing 3D objects with 2D images

 

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.


Course Date  City Course Times    Cost  
 
23 Jan - 24 Jan Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
27 Mar - 28 Mar Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
22 May - 23 May Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
24 Jul - 25 Jul Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
02 Oct - 03 Oct Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
 
30 Jan - 31 Jan Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
02 Apr - 03 Apr Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
05 Jun - 06 Jun Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
31 Jul - 01 Aug Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
09 Oct - 10 Oct Midrand 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
 
20 Dec - 21 Dec Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
13 Feb - 14 Feb Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
17 Apr - 18 Apr Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
20 Jun - 21 Jun Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
21 Aug - 22 Aug Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book
23 Oct - 24 Oct Pretoria 0830 - 1600    R5750 Book