Photoshop CS4 For Beginners By Corey Barker

3 hr 9 min
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Here you will get an overview of Photoshop’s core functions, which is a great place to start if you are new to Photoshop CS4 or Photoshop in general.

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Instructor Corey Barker welcomes viewers to his course and talks about what will be covered in the lessons
Setting up your Photoshop Preferences
Managing Photoshop's menus and panels.
Getting familiar with the toolbar and the tool options.
Navigating around your documents
Taking advantage of the history features
Managing image dimensions and file resolution
Overview of crop and scaling tools
Introduction to basic selection tools and techniques
Working more with selection tools
Introduction to working with layers in Photoshop
Introduction to using Layer Styles
Learning basic layer techniques
Selecting, sampling, saving colors
Overview of the text tool in Photoshop
Selecting and modifying brushes
Creating and modify your own custom brushes
Introduction to Filter effects
Introduction to basic adjustment features
Using adjustment layers
Intro to basic retouching tools
Removing and Adding elements
Building a composition with layer mask
File formats and print command
Introduction to vector shapes in Photoshop
Thanks for following along. Hope you learned a lot. Check out other Kelby Training courses for more instruction
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Meet your instructor

Corey Barker

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Corey is an education and curriculum developer for KelbyOne. He is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art & Design in Sarasota, FL, with a degree in Illustration. Over the years, Corey has worked as a graphic artist in a variety of disciplines such as illustration, commercial design, large format printing, motion graphics, web desig...


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  1. Profile photo of Shawn Hamilton Shawn Hamilton

    Thanks for this. AE is something I need to learn so can`t wait for more courses on this from you guys….

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    Respected Sir,

    Yes make more course on Adobe After Effects its so demanding


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