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    Social Media Graphic Design in Photoshop

    Photoshop Social Media Graphics Training Course - onsite across the UK, Midlands & LeicestershireThese Social Media Graphic Design in Photoshop training courses are run both onsite at your premises across the UK or as Online Photoshop Training sessions with a live instructor.


    We deliver onsite Photoshop Training across the country including the Midlands, all major cities and their surrounding areas. Our onsite Photoshop courses are hosted in locations as diverse as Ashby de la Zouch in Leicestershire and Torquay in Devon. We’d love the opportunity to train at Lands End and are hoping it’s just a matter of time before we do.


    The course focuses on creating promotional material and digital adverts for social media output including posts, heroposts, headers etc. During the course you will design content for sites such as Linkedin, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest. Although this is an ideal course for marketing departments /companies anyone who is looking to market their product /s online will benefit from this. If you are using software such as Canva then this course will give you much more control over the look and feel of your campaigns and visual online projects.


    During this Social Media Graphic Design in Photoshop training you will learn how to create static images such as banners, Instagram images, animated images and work with video. The course leads you step by step through each area using a hands on approach.


    We do supply all graphics and exercise files but please feel free to bring your own brand assets to the course. As with all our digital design training courses we always start with a chat about your aims and projects going forwards so the training can be molded to your work.


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    Ideal for working with social media and combining with the Adobe Photoshop for Social Media Graphics Training is the Adobe CC Express Course.

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    If you would prefer to just learn Photoshop without the social media graphics elements then why take a look at our Photoshop Introduction Course 

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    Following on from the Photoshop Intro is the Photoshop Intermediate Course which aims to satisfy those whose interest lies in designing patterns, textures and brushes. Find out how to work with layer masks & retouch complex photos on this course.

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    Photoshop Training
    who should attend?

    Because this course is designed for complete beginners or those wishing to build on existing skills this Photoshop Training is absolutely ideal for individuals and small companies looking to train a group of employees in Photoshop. It has been created for anyone who wishes to create, design and publish social media graphics, short videos & animations.


    Photoshop Social Media Graphics Training Course - Greta Powell Training


    A typical Multiple Artboard setup from a recent Photoshop Social Media Graphics Training Course


    Social Media Graphic Design in Photoshop

    Adobe Photoshop Social Media Graphics Training Course - Online & OnsiteThis Photoshop Course will show you the basics of the software, the tools and techniques needed to work in Photoshop but with all the content is targeted to around digital output. You will be learning how to create a variety of different social media images and also learn how to design and animate professional GIF’s and produce short marketing videos using Photoshop’s Timeline.


    During the Photoshop session find out to use Typography to produce gripping headings, sub heads and paragraph text and learn when to apply type styles such as serif, sans serif and slab serifs. It also shows you how to use many of the character /paragraph formatting options to control things such as space after, tracking, leading and kerning to give text a professional edge. The training also shows you how to apply lighting effects and FX effects to give your images extra pop for web output.


    In brief you will learn how to:


    • Work with Multiple Artboards
    • Create & Edit Images
    • Work with Layers /Artboards /Multiple Artboards
    • Enhance & Edit Colour
    • Photoshop Tools & Panels
    • FX Effects
    • (Shadow, Perspective & Lighting)
    • Animated GIFs
    • Creating & Editing Video
    • Create Social Media Icons
    • Create /Import Vector Artwork
    • Create & Edit Video
    • Optimise Images for the Web
    • Output to Web & Social Media


    Online Photoshop Social Media Graphics Training

    This is available as an Online Photoshop Course with a virtual live instructor. You will have direct live contact with your instructor throughout the whole of your course both via video and sharing screens in real time. All our digital design courses are available online. 


    If you have any questions about Online Adobe Training please do not hesitate to pick up the phone or drop us an email. 


    Find out more about Online Training


    Onsite Photoshop Courses
    what are the benefits?

    An onsite Photoshop training course for large team roll outs, 121 sessions, company groups /workshops. There are a number of benefits to onsite courses but the main ones are:  


    • The training is focused entirely on your and your company requirements

    • No traveling involved for you or your team saving travel & expenses

    • Cheaper than traditional training

    • The approach is focused specifically on you and your specific needs this is not a generic one size fits all course. 

    • Prior to the training you chat with me about your aims, content preferences and levels of delegate /s knowledge

    • InDesign course is tailored to suit you or your team

    • Flexible dates & times to suit you

    Photoshop Training
    where do you visit?

    This Photoshop for Social Media Course can be run onsite at your premises throughout the UK including the Midlands, Leicester, Ashby de la Zouch, Coalville, Melton Mowbray, Nottingham, Derby, Sheffield, Lincoln, Cambridge, Oxford, Worcester, Liverpool, Rugby, London, Peterborough, Rutland, Milton Keynes.


    What about availability?

    Because these are online/ onsite Photoshop Training Courses they are completely flexible and can be organised to fit in with your diary.


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    Social Media Graphic Design in Photoshop - Overviews

    Beginning Photoshop

    • Overview of Photoshop for Social Media Graphics
    • Chat about Photoshop & Brand


    Photoshop Setup

    • Setting Up Projects
    • Social Media Destinations /Sizes
    • Your Social Media Aims
    • Stock Images /Image Banks
    • Working with Artboards
    • Frame Tool
    • Photoshop Presets & Time Savers


    Photoshop Artboards

    • Creating Artboards
    • Adding /Removing /Positioning Artboards
    • Artboard Properties 
    • Artboard Presets /Custom Presets
    • Artboards & Layers


    Photoshop & Vectors

    • Adding Vector Shapes
    • Editing & Customising Vector Shapes
    • Using Pen Tool for Vector Art
    • Stoking & Filling Vector Shapes
      (Fill Colour, Gradient, Texture & Patterns)
    • Opacity & Blends
    • Creating, Designing & Editing Social Media Icons

    Photoshop for Social Media

    • Design & Design for Facebook
    • Create & Design for Twitter
    • Create & Design for Instagram
    • Create & Design for WordPress & Blogs
    • Create & Design Animations


    Photoshop & Animation

    • Frame Based Animation
    • Animation & Layers
    • Animation Properties
    • Tweening
      (Position, Opacity & Effects)
    • Tween With


    Photoshop Timeline

    • Timeline
    • Understanding the Timeline
    • Timeline Positioning
    • Onion Skinning /Settings
    • Multi Layer Animations


    Photoshop Accurate Layout

    • Grids / Guides / Rulers
    • New Grid Layout
    • Pixel settings
    • Image Resize / Resolution / Artwork Size

    Photoshop & Video

    • Create Video Timeline
    • Video Formats
    • SmartObjects
      (working with the Timeline)
    • Converting Layers to SmartObjects
    • Opening & Combining Multiple Clips
    • Working with Video Groups


    Photoshop Video Tools

    • Understanding Frames
    • Frame Speed
    • Frame Timing
    • Trimming & Transforming
    • Fades & Transitions


    Photoshop & Keyframes

    • Understanding Keyframes
    • Adding /Deleting /Moving Keyframes
    • Working with Keyframe Properties
    • Keyframe Animation
    • Keyframe Interpolation /Tweening


    Photoshop Exporting

    • Rendering Video
    • Export with H.264 codec
      (along with the HD 1080p 25)
    • MP4 etc
    • Export to GIF
    Photoshop Social Media Graphics Training Pricing


    First person on the course £300.00

    Subsequent persons £100.00

    Laptop Rental £25.00

    All prices are inclusive. There may travel expenses depending on your location.


    Photoshop Social Media Graphics Training

    Available onsite at your location UK wide including Ashby de la Zouch, Coalville, Burton on Trent, Stoke on Trent, Chester, Blackpool, Chesterfield, Cheltenham, Coventry, Tamworth


    Online Photoshop Social Media Graphics Training

    Also available as on online Photoshop Training Course with a live instructor.

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