PhotoShop Essentials



Watch our expert-taught Photoshop tutorials and learn image editing, retouching, and color correcting for all skill levels. Find out how to use Photoshop shapes and layers, how to retouch photos, and more.


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Table of Contents:

1. Getting Started with PhotoShop
Creating PhotoShop Files
Working with Tools
How to Edit Images
Working with Layers
Working with Text
Working with Filters

Getting Started with PhotoShop:

1. Discovering the Tools Panel, Accessing Tools and Their Options (4:35)

2. Maximising Productivity with Workspaces (6:57)

Creating PhotoShop Files:

3. Understanding Document Settings (2:59)

4. Opening an Existing Document (1:07)

5. Image Size and Resolution, Working with Tabbed Windows, Combining Images by Copying and/or Dragging (6:24)

6. Choosing a File Format and Saving Files (6:03)

7. Saving Specifically for Web Use (3:37)

Working with Tools:

8. Working with the Marquee Tool (16:10)

9. Working with the Magic Wand and Quick Selection (14:37)

10. Using the Lasso Tools (6:35)

11. Adding to and Subtracting From Selections (6:33)

12. Cropping an Image (01:08)

13. Using the Clone Stamp and Healing Tools (14:20)

14. Working with PhotoShop Brush Tools, Changing Brush Settings, Applying Color to an image, Changing Blending Modes (29:37)

15. Dodge and Burn (12:08)

16. Using the Gradient Tool (19:24)

17. Blur and Sharpen (07:18)

18. Working With Paths (27:12)

How to Edit Images

19. Transform Tools (12:29)

20. Colour Modes (10:49)

21. Image Adjustments and How They Work (Part1) (13:40)

22. Image Adjustments and How They Work (Part2) (11:57)

23. Image Adjustments and How They Work (Part3) (09:39)

24. Image Adjustments and How They Work (Part4) (15:01)

25. Document Editing (10:290

Working With Layers

26. Understanding Backgrounds and Layers, Layers and Stacking Order, Locking a Layer, Changing the Visibility of a Layer (9:260

27. Working Through Layer Options, Organising Layers in to Groups, Layer Opacity and Blend Modes (21:20)

28. Working with Adjustment Layers, Alpha Channels and Layer Masks (24:25)

Working with Text

29. Working with PhotoShop Text

30. Using the Warp Text Option (02:46)

Working with Filters

31. PhotoShop Filter Gallery (11:37)

32. Filters: Oil Paint (05:57)

33. Filters: Blur, Distort and Pixelate (21:24)

34. Filters: Noise, Render, Sharpen and Stylise (15:55)