Pearson Education Adobe Photoshop CS6: Core Training in Visual Communication from Peachpit Press by Pearson Education is part of the Learn by Video series, a video2brain course. It is the official Adobe guide, teaching students the fundamentals of Photoshop CS6 as well as the basic principles of graphic design. This video and booklet was created by from Adobe Press and Video2brain, and is structured around the objectives of the Adobe Certified Associate exam "Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop CS6".
Experienced instructor Kelly McCathran presents a comprehensive introduction to Photoshop, including best practices as well as fundamental photography & image editing concepts. Kelly begins with Photoshop's new workspace, and then goes on to cover Photoshop's powerful tools. Learn features new to CS6 such as video editing, creating 3D text and objects, and much-needed Character and Paragraph styles.
- Includes 15 hours of video tutorials, complete with lesson files, assessment quizzes, and review materials.
- A unique interface allows the student to jump to any topic and bookmark individual sections.
- Watch-and-Work mode shrinks the video into a small window to allow the student to follow along with the instructor in Photoshop.
- Project files are included on the DVD-ROM, which is bundled with a printed booklet that provides supplemental material to enhance the video training.
- About the Authors
video2brain, located in Graz, Austria, is a company focused on producing high-quality video training content for software, photography and programming topics. Crucial to the flexible training are optimized teaching methods, practical tips from well-known industry experts, and the focus on learning by doing with project files. video2brain is an Adobe Certified Training Provider.
Kelly McCathran has been teaching Adobe applications since 1992. She’s an Adobe Certified Instructor in Photoshop and other Creative Suite applications. Kelly has traveled North America and abroad, teaching at the largest print shops and ad agencies in the world. Kelly is also the co-founder of onlineinstruct.com.