Adobe Photoshop CC Advanced: Print and Photography

Adobe Photoshop CC Advanced: Print and Photography Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

Photoshop CC Advanced: Print and Photography course provides a thorough overview for experienced users who wish to further their effectiveness on Photoshop CC. The course trains photographers and designers how to catalogue their work as well as how to enhance their photographs.

Next Class Dates

Feb 1, 2018 – Feb 2, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
Mar 22, 2018 – Mar 23, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
May 10, 2018 – May 11, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT
Jul 19, 2018 – Jul 20, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM CT

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Intended Audience for this Adobe Photoshop CC Advanced: Print and Photography Course

  • » Those involved in any area of digital media, including desktop publishing, multimedia design, web design, digital video editing, and other disciplines for which Photoshop is the industry standard
  • » Photographers and artists who work with photographs

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Course Prerequisites for Adobe Photoshop CC Advanced: Print and Photography

  • » Practical working knowledge of computers and basic Mac OS X or Windows skills
  • » Photoshop Fundamentals: An Introduction to Photoshop class or equivalent experience is recommended

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Adobe Photoshop CC Advanced: Print and Photography Course Objectives

  • » What's New in CC
  • » Understanding How Digital Images Work
  • » Adobe Bridge
  • » Camera RAW
  • » Advanced Compositing
  • » HDR
  • » Correcting Images
  • » Smart Objects
  • » Vanishing Point
  • » Adjustment Layers & Filters
  • » Layer Comps
  • » Actions & Scripts
  • » Painting with the Mixer Brush
  • » Producing and Printing Consistent Color

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Adobe Photoshop CC Advanced: Print and Photography Course Outline

      1. What's New in CC
        1. New Cloud Connections
        2. New Workflows
        3. New Filters
        4. New Exports
        5. Updated Workflows
      2. Understanding How Digital Images Work
        1. Understanding RGB and CMYK color models (additive and Subtractive)
        2. Image size Vs. Resolution - What's the difference?
        3. Pixel Aspect Ratio - Are all pixels square?
        4. Bits per channel - What does that mean?
        5. Alpha Channel - Why is this important to us?
      3. Adobe Bridge
        1. Working with Adobe Bridge
        2. Workspace
        3. Viewing and managing files
        4. Running automated tasks
        5. Metadata and keywords
        6. Mini Bridge
      4. Camera RAW
        1. About camera raw files
        2. Applying advanced color correction
        3. Understanding Camera RAW
        4. Processing Camera RAW files
        5. Cropping, straightening and White Balancing
        6. Exposure and advanced color correction
        7. Open RAW as a Smart Object
        8. Synchronize adjustments
        9. Export as DNG
        10. Open in Photoshop
      5. Advanced Compositing
        1. Arranging layers
        2. Using Smart Filters
        3. Painting a layer
        4. Adding a background
        5. Using the History Panel to undo tasks
        6. Upscaling a low-resolution image
      6. HDR
        1. 16-bit & 32-bit color space
        2. Creating High Dynamic Range (HDR) files
      7. Correcting Images
        1. Correcting digital photographs in Photoshop
        2. Correcting image distortion
        3. Adding depth of field
        4. Auto-align layers
        5. Content-aware scaling
        6. Content-aware fill
      8. Smart Objects
        1. What is a Smart object
        2. Copying vs. placing
        3. What can I do with a Smart Object?
        4. Convert to Smart Object
        5. New Smart Object Via Copy
        6. Editing the Smart object
        7. Export Contents
        8. Replace Contents
        9. Stacking
        10. Introduction to Smart Filters
        11. Rasterizing
      9. Vanishing Point
        1. Setting up a Vanishing Point grid
        2. Placing imported artwork
        3. Healing in perspective
        4. Copying in perspective
        5. Adding artwork in perspective
        6. Placing the side panel artwork using Vanishing Point
      10. Adjustment Layers & Filters
        1. Working with Adjustment Layers
        2. Working with some Filters
        3. The filter Gallery
        4. Working with Smart Filters
        5. Adding an adjustment layer
        6. Working with layer comps
        7. Modes for groups
        8. Layer and Vector Masks for Groups
      11. Layer Comps
        1. Understanding Layer Comps
        2. Using Layer Comps
        3. Exporting Layer Comps
      12. Actions & Scripts
        1. Understanding Actions
        2. Using Actions
        3. Creating Actions
        4. Batch Processing
        5. Using the Bridge to create web galleries & PDF presentations
        6. Using Scripts
        7. Script Event Manager to use actions and scripts together
        8. Exporting layered files to desktop publishing applications
      13. Painting with the Mixer Brush
        1. Selecting brush settings
        2. Mixing colors
        3. Creating a custom brush preset
        4. Mixing colors with a photograph
      14. Producing and Printing Consistent Color
        1. About color management
        2. CMYK, RGB & LAB
        3. Preparing files for printing
        4. Getting started
        5. Performing a zoom test
        6. Identifying out-of-gamut colors
        7. Adjusting an image
        8. Converting an image to CMYK
        9. About color management
        10. Specifying color-management settings
        11. Proofing an image
        12. Saving the image as a CMYK EPS file
        13. Printing a CMYK image from Photoshop

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Beata B.
- Adobe Certified Expert and Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+)
- A.A.S. in Commercial Art - Computer Graphics Specialization.
- Graphic Designer Specialist, including advanced photo retouching and color correction, masking, realistic photo collages, preparation of complex digital files for commercial output, digital illustration and complex vector graphics

Bio:

Beata Bogaczewicz is a highly accomplished, results driven Graphic Designer and Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+), bringing over fourteen years of combined graphic design, creative production, technical training and project management experience. She is an Adobe Certified Expert with a multitude of Adobe certifications including Adobe Photoshop Certified Expert and Adobe Illustrator Certified Expert.

Her signature teaching style involves breaking down complex topics to their core basics so they are easily and comfortably understood by each learner. She not only explains how features work but also why and when they should be used to gain the best results. Her hands on approach makes memorizing effortless while promoting creative thinking.
Carmille A.
- Highly-skilled in graphics and web software including Adobe CS3, CS4 & CS5 Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Captivate, Acrobat and Quark; - Expert in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Licensed Application Instructor and Microsoft Certified Trainer since 2000. - Over 20 years of experience as Creative Director for multinational corporations such as McCann Erickson, Lintas, and Publicis. Bio: Carmille has been a Licensed Application Instructor and Microsoft Certified Trainer for years. She specializes in web development, business productivity and digital media applications such as SharePoint, Quark and the Adobe Creative Suite as well as numerous programming languages including XML, XHMTL, HTML and CSS. Carmille is passionate about educating and has a unique talent for making complex design and development principals seem "easy" to students from all levels of expertise. She currently teaches Adobe Graphic and Web Designer, Microsoft Office Specialist, SharePoint End User and the acclaimed Website Development Professional courses at NetCom Learning. Her 20+ years of experience as Creative Director for multinational corporations bring a special and innovative approach to her classes at NetCom Learning.
Charles W.
- Expert in Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project, Visio, and Access as well as Adobe Graphic and Web Designer (InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver and Flash Catalyst)
- Holds an A.A.S in Graphic Design as well as various Awards and Affiliations, including MCT, MCP, MCAS, and Office 2007 Master.
- Senior Lead Trainer for over 10 years.

Bio:

Charles is a Technical Trainer & Instructional Designer for over 10 years. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and dedicates himself to Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project, Visio, and Access. He is also an Adobe specialist and holds a degree in Graphic Design.

Charles is well known for his high evaluation scores, achieving 8.75 out of 9 on a regular basis, teaching in one-on-one, instructor-led, and web-based environments; one of the reasons for his high evaluation is his expertise in increasing personnel performance by developing and implementing programs constructed from the job task analysis process. Charles currently teaches Adobe Graphic and Web Designer, and Microsoft Office Specialist courses at NetCom Learning.
Erick P.
- In-depth experience in all phases of project lifecycle: requirements gathering, specifications, development and team management, testing, end user training, and maintenance in addition to .NET, ASP, ADO, SQL, JavaScript, and SharePoint.
- Developed the first online multimedia training content system to Harvard University as well as multiple online multimedia projects for the North Carolina State Government.
- Highly rated instructor averaging 8.7 out of 9 on evaluation reports.

Bio:

Erick has been training business and IT professionals since 1989, when he developed and introduced the first online multimedia training content system to Harvard University. Since then he has honed his business, programming, and database skills providing highly customized software solutions and education programs for multiple clients such as North Carolina State Government, Cisco, IBM, and Time Warner Cable.

Erick's teaching prowess and real-world experience leading a team of software application developers make him a top Instructor and Subject Matter Expert at NetCom Learning, where he averages 8.7 out of 9 on evaluation reports.
Sam P.
- Team leader for the first undergraduate team to win the Duke Startup Challenge.
- Over 15 years of experience in the IT industry.
- NetCom Learning Instructor of the Year 2011.

Bio:

Sam Polsky has spent his entire career in entrepreneurial pursuits, including such fields as biotechnology, software development, data management, and business process management. He began in entrepreneurship as team leader for the first undergraduate team to win the Duke Startup Challenge, a business development competition geared towards Duke Universitys various graduate schools.

Sam Polsky has since co-founded a consulting firm where he has been involved in software architecture, development and implementation. On top of that, Sam has been delivering acclaimed solutions in software architecture, development and implementation for over 15 years. He is a much-admired Subject Matter Expert and Trainer at NetCom Learning and was voted NetCom Learning Instructor of the Year 2011

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Recent Client Testimonials & Reviews

Really liked the teaching style of the instructor. Exercises felt relevant and we created full works vs. just practicing and following steps in the book.
Diana C.
Course(s) Taken

» Adobe Photoshop CS6 Combo

Excellent Instructor! Very clear instructions, easy to understand, patient and a good sense of humour
Vijayanti R.
Course(s) Taken

» Adobe Graphic and Web Designer CS5 (InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver and Flash Catalyst)

Ramesh was friendly and knowledgable and answered all questions while bringing in real-world examples to help explain the concepts better.
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» Free Webinar: Working non-destructively in Photoshop CS6

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