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  • Photoshop Training Course | Introduction

    Photoshop Training Course, Leicester

    This Photoshop training is held in Leicester, and across Leicestershire. It is run onsite as a Photoshop Introduction course that shows how the tools, features and techniques are used by the professionals to produce professional images. It is ideal for those new to Photoshop or those more familiar with it but looking for a content refresh.


    Who would benefit from this Photoshop Training?

    It’s hard to define who would benefit from this training because the question really should be who wouldn’t? It’s become as much a part of a resume as Microsoft Word. Over the years its been delivered to a wide range of roles including content creators, designers, photographers, marketing, HR & administration. This Photoshop Course is perfect for those looking to re-touch their images, work with colour and manipulate artwork to a professional level for print or digital output.


    The Photoshop course content can be tailored in any way to suit your individual criteria and is ideal for those looking for a more private and targeted approach to their Adobe Training. It is perfect for company team roll-outs, smaller company groups or one to one sessions, workshops or Photoshop events.


    Other Popular Photoshop Training Courses

    Other popular Photoshop Training Courses are

    • Photoshop Intermediate training in Leicester
    • Photoshop Advanced training in Leicester
    • Photoshop Web Graphics course in Leicester 


    (Onsite Photoshop Courses are available across the UK so please get in touch to discuss availability in your area)


    All the Photoshop Courses are fluid and constantly updated to ensure you get a clear and concise grip on the tools and features contained in the software.  If there is something specific you would like to cover during your Photoshop Training Course please mention it at the time of booking. There is no extra charge for customising any of the Adobe Courses, content can be designed around you for a perfect tailored Photoshop training solution.


    Courses can be run in any version including Photoshop CS5, Photoshop CS6, Photoshop CC, Photoshop CC 2017 and Photoshop CC 2018 and at any level.


    What will you learn on your Photoshop Course?

    You will learn how to work with photography to produce professional imagery for print and how to create designs for banners destined for websites and social media. On this Photoshop training you will learn the following and more.

    • Work with Photoshop Tools, Panels & Interface
    • Understand Layers and None-Destructive workflows
    • SmartObjects & SmartFilters
    • Image Size, Image Resolution
    • Create precise selections, add & remove from selections
    • Work with the Pen & Curvature Pen (2018)
    • Create, edit and use accurate colour
    • Colour, Swatches, Pantone Panels
    • Learn to prepare images for both print and digital output.


    This course will show you the life cycle of working with Photoshop from the initial document setup (print or web) through to outputting it for highest quality output. You will learn to open photographers and retouch them to give them an extra sheen and use them to create and publish a range of different projects


    Photoshop Course Info

    This Photoshop Course content takes between one and two days to cover depending on the amount of people sitting on the training – for one person a day usually suffices but for small groups of between 4 and 6 people two days is more realistic.  


    Onsite Photoshop Training Courses – how do you benefit?

    You benefit because:


    • From the very first point of contact the Photoshop Course is about you and your company
    • There is no travelling for you or your team saving travel, hotel and any additional expenses
    • It is cheaper than traditional training – you are paying for the trainer directly
    • Nothing about this  Photoshop Training is generic, it is your’s
    • Prior to the Photoshop Course we chat to discuss your aims, content preferences & knowledge
    • The Photoshop Course is tailored to suit you and your team
    • Flexible dates & times to suit you
    • Full after course support for as long as you need it


    Onsite Photoshop Training Course Locations

    This is onsite Photoshop training which means the dates and times are totally flexible. Being based in the Midlands means location is not a restriction and can be delivered UK wide including all major cities and their surrounding areas including Leicester, Leicestershire, Ashby de la Zouch, Melton Mowbray, Hinckley, Loughborough, Coalville, Market Harbourgh, Market Bosworth and all surrounding counties including Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Lancashire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Oxfordshire and the UK


    Laptop Hire

    Short of a laptop or 6?  If so, then I can supply laptops and projector hire and take care of all aspects of your Photoshop training course – again, please don’t hesitate to get in touch for an informal chat about your needs.


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    Photoshop Training Course | Introduction - Overviews

    Photoshop Basics

    Palette overview


    Photoshop Accurate Layout

    Grids / Guides / Rulers
    Print v Pixel
    Image Resize / Resolution / Artwork sizing
    Rotation and Crop


    Photoshop Selection and Selection Techniques

    Lasso, Magnetic Lasso, Magic Wand, *Quick Select
    Feathering Selections
    Expanding / Reducing Selections
    Modifying / Transforming Selections
    Quick Masks
    Save / Load a Selection


    Photoshop Smart Objects

    Working with Smart Objects
    Embedded /Linked Smart Objects
    Smart Objects and Smart Filters

    Edit /Replace Smart Object Contents
    Convert Smart Objects to Layers

    Linking Smart Objects
    Preservation of Raster Image Quality

    Benefits of working with Smart Objects

    Photoshop and InDesign

    Placing Photoshop files in InDesign
    Editing / round tripping Photoshop files in InDesign


    Photoshop Pens

    Pen tool
    Pen Curvature Tool (2018)

    Pen Tool Options

    Paths Panel

    Work Paths / Clipping Paths


    Photoshop Repairing and Replacing Images

    Clone Tool (remove or replace part/s of an image
    Healing Brush (fix damages to part or whole of image)
    Red Eye (remove the red from the pupil)


    Photoshop Layers

    Understanding layer principles
    Inserting/editing/shuffling layers
    Layer Blending Effects / Opacity

    Adjustment Layers

    Photoshop Brushes

    Create & Edit New and Existing Brushes
    Work with Brush Strokes

    Brush Preset Management (2018)

    Legacy Brushes & Presets (2018)


    Photoshop Quick Masks

    Creating /Editing Masks

    Adding /Removing to Masks

    Controlling /Brushes

    Mask Modes


    Saving for Web

    Web File Formats

    Understanding Web

    Optimising Images

    Saving as HTML /JPEG /Images

    Optimise for web
    Print to PDF

    • The first person/individual: £275.00 all inclusive per day
    • Second/subsequent delegates: £75.00 each all inclusive per day
    • *Laptop Hire: £25.00 per day
      *T&C’s apply
    • Projector Hire: £35.00 per day


    Depending on location travel expenses may be incurred



    Onsite Photoshop Training Courses held across Leicester, Leicestershire, Ashby de la Zouch, Melton Mowbray, Hinckley, Loughborough, Coalville, Market Harbourgh, Market Bosworth and all surrounding counties including Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and the UK.


    Please contact me regarding availability and dates in your area

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