Photo Painting Basics with Adobe Photoshop CS5, with Dave Cross

Dave will show you everything you need to know to quickly and easily create cutting-edge photo painting effects in Photoshop CS5.

Join Dave Cross as he guides you through the features, and shares the how's-and-wow's of the new Photoshop CS5 Paint Engine. Dave will show you everything you need to know to quickly and easily create cutting-edge photo painting effects in Photoshop CS5.

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Course Lessons:

Lesson 1: Introduction (Duration 01:55)

Dave introduces himself and talks about what he will be covering in this course

Lesson 2: Pixel Bender Plug-in (Duration 08:18)

How to download and install the free pixel bender plug-in from Adobe Labs.

Lesson 3: Adding Texture to Your Image (Duration 07:40)

Dave explores a number of options for creating texture and adding interest to your image.

Lesson 4: Painting without Painting (Duration 09:08)

Dave explains how to make painting without painting an action.

Lesson 5: The Action in Action (Duration 08:07)

Using the action we created in the last lesson on a new image and taking it to the next level with a few steps.

Lesson 6: How Much is Enough? (Duration 12:31)

Dave discusses do we or don�t we need to do more and shows us how just a few little touches here and there can make a big difference in your overall effect.

Lesson 7: Conclusion (Duration 01:17)

Take a tour of what is involved in turning your artwork into a canvas.

Meet Your Instructor: Dave Cross

For over 25 years, Dave Cross has been helping photographers and creative professionals get the most out of their software. Starting with Adobe Illustrator classes in 1987, Dave has taught…

3 Comments

  1. Good Info.......BUT THE video is out of sync with the audio......very disruptive and hard to follow since the video is 15 seconds behind what he is saying.

  2. some of the audio is out of sync with the video, leaving me to try and catchup mentally with what he said earlier as the audio is way ahead of the video. It will be awesome if this can be fixed. Also I'd like to know when it's fixed 'cos I really like this training.

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