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(Beginning Photoshop Beginner) (Adobe Illustrator Photoshop In Design Basics Beginner) (Creative image manipulation Photoshop Intermediate) (Introduction to digital imaging Photoshop Beginner) (Capturing and optimizing images for research Beginner) (Scanning and optimising images Photoshop Beginner) (Creative image manipulation Serif PhotoPlus Beginner) (Quick Guide to Photoshop CS6 Beginner) (Adobe InDesign CS6 Tutorial Beginner) (Adobe Illustrator CS6 Tutorial Beginner) (Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorial Beginner) (Designing Real-Time 3D Graphics) (Introduction to digital imaging) (Adobe photoshop tutorial)


 

Beginning Photoshop Beginner

This is a beginning course in Photoshop. It is NOT a photography class. PDF file by Professor Brad Shirakawa.

Course Goals

In six, one hour lessons, students will be able to demonstrate basic photo editing skills for photojournalists and other types of photography, including public relations, advertising and art photography.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to do the following major photo editing skills:

  • Lesson 1: Zoom and navigate through a photo. Crop, straighten horizon lines and rotate.
  • Lesson 2: Adjust the image for levels and color. Change modes from RGB to grayscale and create duotones.
  • Lesson 3: Dodge and burn specific areas of a photo.
  • Lesson 4: Use selection tools to further adjust and enhance the image.
  • Lesson 5: Use the clone tool to repair and manipulate the image.
  • Lesson 6: Use filters to change the image in artistic and unreal ways.

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Adobe Illustrator Photoshop In Design Basics Beginner

This book is made for students who would like to learn the basics of the three primary Adobe design applications. PDF file.

Table of Contents:

  • Preface
  • The Applications
  • Illustrator Basics
  • Illustrator Paths
  • Illustrator Type
  • Photoshop Basics
  • Photoshop Layers
  • Images to Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • The Right Tool
  • More Illustrator
  • More Photoshop
  • More InDesign
  • Appendix I: Photoshop Trouble?
  • Appendix II: Sizing images (steps)

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Creative image manipulation Photoshop Intermediate

This document shows you how to apply image enhancement techniques using Adobe Photoshop CS2. a PDF file on 38 pages.

Aims and Learning Objectives

This document aims to introduce the basics of image processing using Adobe Photoshop.

When you have completed these exercises, you should be able to:

  • Retouch a damaged photograph;
  • Make selections using a variety of tools;
  • Adjust the hue and saturation of colours within an image;
  • Blend images to create a seamless montage;
  • Add and edit text

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Introduction to digital imaging Photoshop Beginner

This document shows you how to apply image enhancement techniques using Adobe Photoshop CS2. a PDF file on 51 pages.

Aims and Learning Objectives 

The aim of this document is to introduce the basics of image processing using Adobe Photoshop.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Crop an image;
  • Correct perspective problems;
  • Adjust the tone and colours of an image;
  • Sharpen an image;
  • Scale an image;
  • Retouch a damaged photograph;
  • Save an image in a suitable format;
  • Make selections using a variety of tools;
  • Blend images to create a seamless montage;
  • Add and edit text.

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Capturing and optimizing images for research Beginner

This course shows you how to make better use of your scanner and apply image enhancement techniques using Serif PhotoPlus.

Aims and Learning Objectives

The aim of this course is to explore the procedures of image capture using a scanner and to optimise the resulting digital images using Serif PhotoPlus (or similar image editing package).

On completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • understand colour rendition issues;
  • understand the digitisation process;
  • set scanning parameters adequately for the intended output;
  • capture images using a scanner;
  • crop images;
  • correct perspective problems;
  • adjust the tone and colours of images;
  • sharpen images;
  • scale images;
  • use four different graphic file formats for the right purpose.

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Scanning and optimizing images Photoshop Beginner

Scanning and optimising images using Photoshop course material, tutorial training, a PDF file on 41 pages.

There is little doubt that the use of digital images in learning, teaching and research projects is growing. Typical uses include: supporting lectures and other presentations; creating Web-based instruction and creating digital image archives. Another aspect of digital images is that they can be delivered on a variety of supports: PowerPoint, Web, image database, CD-ROM and print. It is therefore important to be familiar with image digitisation processes in order to obtain images that will be ‘fit for purpose’.

Scanning provides a means for converting traditional film images to the digital format, where they can be manipulated and enhanced just like any digital image.

This course shows you how to make better use of your scanner and apply image enhancement techniques using Adobe Photoshop.

Aims and Learning Objectives 

The aim of this course is to explore the procedures of image capture using a scanner and to optimise the resulting digital images using Photoshop.

After completing the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand colour rendition issues;
  • Understand the digitisation process;
  • Set scanning parameters adequately for the intended output;
  • Capture images using a scanner;
  • Crop images;
  • Correct perspective problems;
  • Adjust the tone and colours of images;
  • Sharpen images;
  • Scale images.

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Creative image manipulation Serif PhotoPlus Beginner

This course is for people who want to learn a selection of creative image manipulation techniques. The software used is Serif PhotoPlus. PDF file.

Aims and Learning Objectives

This document aims to introduce the basics of image processing using Serif PhotoPlus.

When you have completed these exercises, you should be able to:

  • make selections using a variety of tools
  • Adjust the hue and saturation of colours within an image
  • Retouch a damaged photograph
  • Blend images to create a seamless montage
  • Add and edit text

Table of Contents:

  • Task 1 Using the Standard Selection Tool
  • Task 2 Selections using the Color Selection Tool
  • Task 3 Selections using the Extract Tool
  • Task 4 Selections using the Magnetic Selection Tool
  • Task 5 Manipulating colours
  • Task 6 Repairing a damaged photograph
  • Task 7 Blending images using a layer mask and gradient
  • Task 8 Working with text layers

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Quick Guide to Photoshop CS6 Beginner

This lesson will introduce fundamental tools and techniques for modifying images in Photoshop CS6.

Table of Contents:

  • Opening and Re-sizing an Image
  • Apply Adjustments to your Image
  • Working with Layers
  • Go Back in Time withthe History Panel
  • Basic Photoshop Tools
  • Extracting the Subject of an Image
  • Quick Mask Mode
  • Removing the Background
  • Creating a new Image
  • Creating a new Image
  • Saving for the Web
  • Getting Help

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Adobe InDesign CS6 Tutorial Beginner

Adobe InDesign CS6 Tutorial course material, tutorial training, a PDF file on 18 pages.

Adobe InDesign CS6 is a page-layout software that takes print publishing and page design beyond current boundaries. InDesign is a desktop publishing program that incorporates illustration capabilities into its interface. It also allows for cross platform interaction with Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat.

Table of Contents:

  • Getting Started
  • Setting up the Document
  • Toolbox
  • Organizing the Document
  • Inserting/Formatting Text
  • Type Menu
  • Using Colors
  • Working With Objects (Images, Graphics, and Elements)
  • Saving
  • Exporting To PDF
  • New Features in CS6

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Adobe Illustrator CS6 Tutorial Beginner

Adobe Illustrator CS6 Tutorial course material and training tutorial, PDF file on 19 pages.

GETTING STARTED

Adobe Illustrator CS6 is an illustration program that can be used for print, multimedia and online graphics. Whether you plan to design or illustrate multimedia artwork Illustrator offers all the tools needed to produce professional and quality results for even a beginner. This tutorial will take you through some of the basic uses of Illustrator CS6.

Table of Contents:

  • Getting Started
  • Setting Up the Document
  • Toolbox
  • Toolbox Description
  • Working with Layers
  • Making Selections
  • Creating Basic Shapes
  • Inserting and Formatting Text
  • Typing on a Path
  • Placing Images
  • Working with Objects
  • Arranging and Grouping
  • Locking
  • Applying Transparencies
  • Applying Styles, Effects and Appearances
  • Working with Symbols

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Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorial Beginner

Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorial course material and training tutorials, PDF file on 27 pages.

Table of Contents:

  • Getting Started
  • Interface Layout
  • Palettes
  • Toolbox
  • Selection Tools
  • Alteration Tools
  • Drawing and Selection Tools
  • Assisting Tools
  • Color Boxes and Modes
  • Basic Image Editing
  • Cropping
  • Resizing
  • Correcting
  • Saving

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Designing Real-Time 3D Graphics

Designing Real-Time 3D Graphics for Entertainment course material and tutorial training, PDF file on 272 pages.

Table of Contents:

  • Architecture and Performance of Entertainment Systems
  • Lessons Learned from Visual Simulation
  • Optimization for Real-Time Entertainment Applications
  • Exploiting Consumer Class 3D Hardware Acceleration for Real-Time Entertainment
  • Tuning to the Metal
  • Database Design for Visual Simulation and Entertainment
  • High Quality Computer Graphics in Entertainment
  • GUF: Grand Unified File Format!
  • Creating Compelling Real-Time Content

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Introduction to digital imaging

Introduction to digital imaging using Photoshop course material and training, PDF file on 47 pages.

Table of Contents:

  • Introduction to Photoshop
  • Colour management
  • Getting started
  • Cropping and correcting perspective problems
  • Adjusting overall tone and colour
  • Sharpening an image
  • Resampling an image
  • Optimising an image to a suitable format
  • Retouching a damaged photograph
  • Working with selections
  • Blending images
  • Working with text layers

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Adobe photoshop tutorial

Adobe photoshop tutorial course material and training in PDF file 37 pages

Adobe Photoshop is a popular image editing software that provides a work environment consistent with Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe ImageReady, and other products in the Adobe Creative Suite. This tutorial is an introduction to using Adobe Photoshop. Here you will learn how to get started, how to use the interface, and how to modify images with basic Photoshop tools.

Table of Contents:

  • Section 1: Getting Started
  • Section 2: Interface Layout
  • Section 3: Palettes
  • Section 4: Toolbox
  • Section 5: Selection Tools
  • Section 6: Alteration Tools
  • Section 7: Drawing and Selection Tools
  • Section 8: Assisting Tools
  • Section 9: Color Boxes and Modes
  • Section 10: Basic Image Editing
  • Section 11: Cropping
  • Section 12: Resizing
  • Section 13: Correcting
  • Section 14: Sharpening/Softening
  • Section 15: Saving

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