Whether you work in print or Web, text effects are important design elements for users of every skill level. Kelby Training DVD: Adobe Photoshop CS5 Type Effects with Corey Barker is a useful training tool that offers fun and creative ways to manipulate text in Adobe Photoshop.
In addition to a healthy dose of seasoned expert Corey Barker's signature design tips, you'll also learn where to find free fonts on the Web, sources for type-design inspiration, and how to design with smart objects, color effects, and layer styles.
The last few lessons on this DVD specifically cover how to design with the 3D tools in Photoshop CS5 Extended. While these final lessons are specific to CD5 Extended, there is plenty of information in this course for every version of Photoshop from CS5 to CS2.
About Corey Barker
Corey is an education and curriculum developer of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP), an award-winning designer and illustrator, the executive producer PlanetPhotoshop.com and a regular contributor to Photoshop User magazine. He is also a featured instructor at the Photoshop World Conference & Expo and is an Adobe MAX Master Instructor. He teaches the Photoshop Down & Dirty Tricks seminar tour and has produced numerous DVD training titles on Photshop and design for Kelby Training.
Corey recently co-authored Photoshop CS4 Down & Dirty Tricks with Scott Kelby and was a contributing author for 3D in Photoshop: The Ultimate Guide for Creative Professionals. Corey also holds a BFA in Illustration from the Ringling School of Art & Design in Florida.