Photoshop CS3 Restoration and Retouching Bible - Written by Adobe Certified Photoshop Expert Mark Fitzgerald, this full-color book guides readers step by step through making the most of Photoshop's retouching tools. It carefully explains how to restore sepia-toned, black-and-white, and full-color photographs that have been damaged in a variety of manners.
About the Author: Mark Fitzgerald is a Photoshop teacher and consultant who specializes in helping professional photographers thrive in the digital age. He has taught hundreds of photographers how to smooth out their workflow and get the most from their important images - through private training, classes, and workshops.
Mark is an Adobe Certified Photoshop Expert and an Adobe Certified Photoshop Instructor. He and his wife Julia (with their two dogs, Ruby and Hazel) live in Portland, Oregon, where Mark owns a consulting business called The Digital Darkroom.
The training, tips, and techniques are ideal for everyone from amateur to professional photographers who want expert quality photo restorations and retouching
Applicable to all versions of Adobe Photoshop, but takes specific advantage of the features in the CS3 version of Photoshop
Part I: Digital Image Fundamentals
Chapter 1: Adjusting Image Brightness and Contrast
Chapter 2: Working with Color.
Chapter 3: Understanding Raw and High-Bit Files
Chapter 4: Working with Layers
Chapter 5: Getting Organized
Part II: Photoshop Tools and Techniques
Chapter 6: Using Photoshop's Main Retouching Tools
Chapter 7: Working with Selections
Chapter 8: Creating Flexibility with Layer Masks
Part III: Restoration - Rescuing Damaged Photos
Chapter 9: Starting with the Scan
Chapter 10: Solving Typical Repair Problems
Chapter 11: Finishing Touches
Chapter 12: Hands-on Restoration Project: The Complete Workflow
Part IV: Retouching - Taking Images to the Next Level
Chapter 13: Using Strategies for Success
Chapter 14: Solving Special Portrait Retouching Problems
Chapter 15: Hands-on Portrait Retouching Project: The Complete Workflow