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Photoshop Advanced

SS Course: 3000147

Course Overview


This Adobe Creative Cloud CC Hands-On Training and Certification Course covers all previous versions of CC apps (CS6, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2015.5, 2017, 2018, 2019). Training includes:

Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors

Print and/or Digital Courseware

Certificate of Completion

Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)

Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)

Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)

Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)

Free Parking (In Person Only)


Scheduled Classes

06/07/23 - CTB - TB Virtual Instructor-Led - TB Virtual Instructor-Led (click to enroll)
07/12/23 - CTB - TB Virtual Instructor-Led - TB Virtual Instructor-Led (click to enroll)
08/09/23 - CTB - TB Virtual Instructor-Led - TB Virtual Instructor-Led (click to enroll)
09/07/23 - CTB - TB Virtual Instructor-Led - TB Virtual Instructor-Led (click to enroll)
10/12/23 - CTB - TB Virtual Instructor-Led - TB Virtual Instructor-Led (click to enroll)
12/13/23 - CTB - TB Virtual Instructor-Led - TB Virtual Instructor-Led (click to enroll)

What You'll Learn

Adobe Photoshop is used not only by photographers, but by graphic designers, web designers, videographers, and 3D artists. Photoshop delivers even more image editing power and new creative options; you will learn to enhance, manipulate and composite photos. This hands-on, two-day Advanced training class will expand on the concepts and specific features of Photoshop.


Viewing outline for:

1. Masks and Channels
Working with masks and channels
Using Select and Mask and Select Subject
Creating a quick mask
Manipulating an image with Puppet Warp
Using an alpha channel to create a shadow

2. Typographic Design
About type
Creating a clipping mask from type
Creating type on a path
Warping point type
Designing paragraphs of type
Adding a rounded rectangle
Adding vertical text

3. Vector Drawing Techniques
About bitmap images and vector graphics
About paths and the Pen tool
Drawing with the Pen tool
Working with defined custom shapes
Importing a Smart Object
Adding color and depth to a shape using layer styles

4. Advanced Compositing
Arranging layers
Using Smart Filters
Painting a layer
Adding a background
Using the History panel to undo edits
Upscaling a low-resolution image

5. Painting with the Mixer Brush
About the Mixer Brush
Selecting brush settings
Mixing colors
Mixing colors with a photograph
Painting and mixing colors with brush presets

6. Working with Camera Raw
About camera raw files
Processing files in Camera Raw
Applying advanced color correction

7. Preparing Files for the Web
Creating placeholders with the Frame tool
Using layer groups to create button graphics
Automating a multistep task
Designing with artboards

8. Producing and Printing Consistent Color
Preparing files for printing
Performing a “zoom test”
About color management
Specifying color-management settings
Identifying out-of-gamut colors
Proofing document colors on a monitor
Bringing colors into the output gamut
Converting an image to CMYK
Saving the image as a CMYK EPS file
Printing a CMYK image from Photoshop


All course objectives and outlines are a guide for students.  To ensure student satisfaction, these course topics and order may be modified or added to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

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Students need to have completed our Photoshop Introduction course or have working knowledge in all topics covered in the Introduction course outline. Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders.

    Who Should Attend

    • Photographers
    • Graphic Designers
    • Web Designers
    • Videographers
    • 3D Artists
    • Architects
    • and those who, edit images, create backgrounds, text, and 3D art for webpages and analyze images

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