Adobe Photoshop CC


2 Days


Delivery Methods
Virtual Instructor Led
Private Group

Course Overview

Photoshop is used by a variety of professionals, from photographers to designers to videographers, Photoshop Part 1 will focus mainly on the photography component. The illustration and animation techniques are covered in subsequent levels of Photoshop. This course is a great component of your preparation for the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE): Photoshop CC exam and the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop CC exam.

Course Objectives

  • Identify the components and capabilities of Photoshop CC.
  • Create basic images.
  • Manage selections and layers.
  • Modify and repair images, and manage color.
  • Refine images by adjusting layers, using camera raw, and applying advanced image refinement.
  • Import, export, organize, and save files.
  • Use brushes, gradients, and tool presets to create raster images.
  • Apply vector paths, shape drawing tools, type, and type special effects.
  • Apply advanced layer techniques with masks, filters, layers, and smart objects.
  • Apply actions and batch processing to automate tasks.
  • Edit video by using timelines, transitions, graphics, titles, and animation.
  • Set project requirements by identifying the purpose, audience, copyright rules, and project management tasks.
  • Who Should Attend?

    Target students include professional or amateur photographers who want to use the robust features of Photoshop to enhance, modify, and organize their photographs, and anyone interested in working toward the Visual Communications with Adobe Photoshop CC certification.

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    Course Prerequisites

    There are no prerequisites for this course.


    1 - Getting Started with Photoshop

    • Organize Photoshop Assets by Using Adobe Bridge
    • Organize the Photoshop Workspace
    • Customize the Photoshop Workspace

    2 - Creating Basic Images

    • Manage Image Elements and Formats
    • Apply Design Principles, Elements, and Graphic Composition
    • Work with Digital Devices

    3 - Managing Selections and Layers

    • Use Selection Tools
    • Manage Layers

    4 - Adjusting Images

    • Modify Images
    • Repair Images
    • Implement Color Management

    5 - Refining Images

    • Adjust Layers
    • Apply Camera Raw
    • Refine Images by Using Advanced Tools

    6 - Managing Files in a Production Workflow

    • Import, Export, and Organize Files
    • Save Images for the Web
    • Save Images for Print
    • Format Images for Other Programs

    7 - Creating Raster Images

    • Draw with Brushes
    • Create Gradients
    • Apply Tool Presets

    8 - Applying Vector Image Tools

    • Create Images with Vector Paths
    • Apply the Shape Drawing Tools
    • Work with Type
    • Apply Type Special Effects

    9 - Applying Advanced Layer Techniques

    • Modify Images with Masks
    • Apply Special Effects by Using Filters
    • Apply Special Effects to Layers
    • Apply Smart Objects for Nondestructive Editing

    10 - Automating Tasks

    • Create and Apply Actions
    • Batch Process Files with Photoshop and Adobe Bridge

    11 - Editing Video

    • Edit Video
    • Add Graphics, Titles, and Animation to Video

    12 - Setting Project Requirements

    • Identify Purpose, Audience, and Audience Needs
    • Adhere to Copyright Rules for Artwork, Graphics, and Graphics Use
    • Determine and Evaluate Project Management Tasks and Responsibilities

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