This series is designed to introduce users to the functions of Photoshop. An overview of managing graphics files is provided, including navigating the Photoshop interface, opening, closing, and saving files, and changing image resolution and size. An explanation of different graphics formats is provided. Other topics covered in this series include the color, paint, pen, and brush tools, selecting, cropping, and retouching images, and using text, files, and actions. Advanced features covered include creating and manipulating layers, using plug-ins, and the Transform command. Image manipulation techniques are also discussed, including lighting, sharpening, blurring, and adjusting focus.
Exercises allow learners to practice in the actual application being studied.
A file containing the text of the exercises.
Simulations teach learners to perform specific tasks in applications through guided, multi-step exercises.
A glossary provides a reference for definitions of unfamiliar terms.
A skill assessment generates a customized learning path based on the results of a pre-test.