Software Cinema DVD: Comprehensive Photoshop CS3 Training by Julianne Kost (3 Discs)

Software Cinema
Software Cinema DVD: Comprehensive Photoshop CS3 Training by Julianne Kost (3 Discs)
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Software Cinema DVD: Comprehensive Photoshop CS3 Training by Julianne Kost (3 Discs)

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  • 1Description
  • 2Disc 1
  • 3Session 01: Application Overview
  • 4Session 02 : Color Management Overview
  • 5Session 03 : Navigation
  • 6Session 04 : Bit Depth, Modes and Channels
  • 7Session 05 : Image Size
  • 8Session 06 : Crop and Straighten
  • 9Session 07 : Transforming Images
  • 10Session 08 : Adobe Camera Raw Basics
  • 11Session 09 : Advanced Adobe Camera Raw
  • 12Session 10 : Automated Image Adjustments
  • 13Session 11 : Basic Layers
  • 14Session 12 : Basic Selections
  • 15Session 13 : Tonal Corrections with Adjustment Layers
  • 16Session 14 : Masking
  • 17Session 15 : Dodging and Burning
  • 18Session 16 : Removing Imperfections
  • 19Session 17 : Advanced Color Correction
  • 20Session 18 : Selective Color Changes
  • 21Session 19 : Advanced Layers
  • 22Session 20 : Smart Objects
  • 23Session 21 : Advanced Compositing
  • 24Session 22 : Vanishing Point
  • 25Session 23 : Custom Color to B/W Conversions
  • 26Session 24 : Selective Coloring Effects
  • 27Session 25 : Artistic Filters
  • 28Session 26 : Adding Edge
  • 29Session 27 : Polaroid Transfer and Posterization Effect
  • 30Session 28 : Saving Files
  • 31Session 29 : Printing
  • 32Session 30 : Protecting and Sharing Images
  • 33Disc 2
  • 34Session 01 : Customizing the Workspace
  • 35Session 02 : Painting
  • 36Session 03 : Fills, Patterns and Gradients
  • 37Session 04 : Working with History
  • 38Session 05 : Portrait Retouching
  • 39Session 06 : Liquify
  • 40Session 07 : Sharpen, Blur and Noise Reduction
  • 41Session 08 : Photo Restoration
  • 42Session 09 : Hand Coloring
  • 43Session 10 : Old Fashioned Effect
  • 44Session 11 : The Eraser Tools
  • 45Session 12 : The Extract Command
  • 46Session 13 : Creating Masks from Channels
  • 47Session 14 : The Pen Tool
  • 48Session 15 : Shape Layers and Vector Masks
  • 49Session 16 : Layer Styles
  • 50Session 17 : Typography
  • 51Session 18 : Advanced Typography
  • 52Session 19 : Basic Actions
  • 53Session 20 : Complex Actions
  • 54Session 21 : Working with Variables
  • 55Session 22 : 16 and 32 Bits Per Channel Images
  • 56Disc 3
  • 57Effective Workflow in Adobe Bridge CS3
  • 58Session 01 : Navigating and Displaying Files
  • 59Session 02 : Customizing the Work Area
  • 60Session 03 : Managing and Opening Files
  • 61Session 04 : Using Adobe Photo Downloader
  • 62Session 05 : Rating, Labeling, Stacking and Sorting Files
  • 63Session 06 : Working with Metadata
  • 64Session 07 : Adding Keywords
  • 65Session 08 : Finding Files
  • 66Session 09 : Creating a Slide show
  • 67Session 10 : Advanced Shortcuts and Preferences

Comprehensive Photoshop CS3 Training by Julianne Kost - In over 23 hours of training Julieanne explains Photoshop with a depth and clarity that many others do not match.

In her clear and pleasing style she will guide you through the many tools and functions of Photoshop CS3. Sessions are brought together in a way that will keep you interested no matter what your current level of knowledge. In CS3 there is generally a whole new way of working easily with Adjustment Layers and the attached mask. Smart Objects and Smart Filters make this a snap.

It is totally a quick way to adjust any modification and is all non destructive. Also included in this set is training on Bridge CS3 which shows many new improvements that help with efficiency.

This is Photoshop training how it should be, easy to follow, easy to navigate, and exploding with powerful insights. She gives give you all of the files used in the lessons so no time is wasted trying to find the perfect photo to use to practice.

Disc 1

Session 01: Application Overview

Photoshop's Editing Environment, User Interface, Application Menus, Tool Box, Options Bar, Palettes, Workspaces, Image Area

Session 02 : Color Management Overview

Work Environment, Calibration, Color Settings

Session 03 : Navigation

Zoom Levels, Menu Commands, Keyboard Shortcuts, the Navigator Palette, the Zoom and Hand Tools, Actual Pixels, Fit On Screen, Tiling Multiple Images, Zoom and Scroll All Windows, Match Zoom and Location

Session 04 : Bit Depth, Modes and Channels

The Channels Palette, Bit Depth (Advantages and Disadvantages), Color Modes (RGB, CMYK, Grayscale, Bitmap, Index Color), Mode Conversion, File Size

Session 05 : Image Size

Resizing Images, File Size, Document Size, Resolution, Print Size, Interpolation Methods, Total Pixel Count

Session 06 : Crop and Straighten

Rotating Images, Multiple Undo, The History Palette, Revert to Saved, The Measure tool, Rotate Arbitrary, The Crop Tool (Hide vs. delete Information, Cropping to a Specific Size, Straighten Perspective), Saving, Crop and Straighten Command

Session 07 : Transforming Images

Rotate, Flip, Straighten, Skew, Distort, Transform Again, Image Warp, Lens Correction

Session 08 : Adobe Camera Raw Basics

Benefits of Raw Capture, Tools, Display Options, Workflow Options, Adjustments (Basic, Tone Curve, Details, HSL/Grayscale, Split Tone, Lens Correction, and Presets), Applying Settings and/or Opening Files, Batch Processing

Session 09 : Advanced Adobe Camera Raw

Synchronizing Adjustments, Retouch Tools, Image and Camera Settings, Calibrate Tab, Working with JPEG and TIFF Files, Shortcuts and Advanced Preferences

Session 10 : Automated Image Adjustments

Auto Levels, Auto Contrast, Auto Color, Variations, Shadow/Highlights, Exposure, Brightness and Contrast

Session 11 : Basic Layers

Combining Images, Transparency, Opacity and Blend Modes, Ruler and Guides, New Layers, Renaming Layer Styles, Locking, Smart Guides, Aligning Layers, Multi-layer Select, Layer Groups, Duplicating, Deleting, Stacking Order, Saving Layered Files, Flattening

Session 12 : Basic Selections

Selection Edges (Anti-Aliased, Aliased and Feathering) The Marquee, Lasso, Quick Selection and Magic Wand Tools, Adding To and Subtracting From Selections, The Select Menu, Modifying a Selection, Refine Edge, Select Inverse, Defringe

Session 13 : Tonal Corrections with Adjustment Layers

Global and Selective Adjustments, Levels, Curves and Hue/Saturation Adjustment Layers, Luminosity Blend Mode, The Histogram Palette, Black, White and Gray Balance Eyedropper

Session 14 : Masking

Erasing vs. Masking, Adding, Editing, Viewing, Hiding, Deleting, and Applying Layer Masks, Painting Multiple Levels of Transparency

Session 15 : Dodging and Burning

Dodge and Burn Tools, Range and Exposure, Adjustment Layers, Blend Modes, Painting

Session 16 : Removing Imperfections

Dust & Scratches Filter, Clone Stamp, Healing Brush and Patch Tools, Fading Corrections, Remove Red Eye

Session 17 : Advanced Color Correction

Black and White Points, Eyedropper and Color Sampler Tools, Info Palette, Removing Color Casts, Adjustment Layers, Levels and Curves, Color Correction by the Numbers, Global and Selective Adjustments

Session 18 : Selective Color Changes

Color Balance, Curves, Hue/Saturation, Selective Color, Color Range, Replace Color

Session 19 : Advanced Layers

Shortcuts, Layer Groups, Blend Modes, Making Selections from Paths, Clipping Groups, Modifying Free Transform's Point of Origin, Layer Comps, Exporting Layers To Files Using Scripts

Session 20 : Smart Objects

Creating Smart Objects, Duplicating, Transforming, Warping and Editing Smart Objects, Replacing Contents, Placing Adobe Illustrator Artwork, "Smart" RAW Files, Pros and Cons, Shortcuts

Session 21 : Advanced Compositing

Auto Align Layers, Auto Blend Layers, Creating Panoramas, Using Photomerge, Compositing Multiple Exposures

Session 22 : Vanishing Point

Defining Perspective Planes, Creating Additional Planes, Copying Objects, Cloning, Healing and Painting In Perspective

Session 23 : Custom Color to B/W Conversions

Black and White Adjustment Layers, Channel Mixer Adjustment Layer, Using Hue/Saturation Adjustment layer to Mimic Traditional Filters

Session 24 : Selective Coloring Effects

Channel Mixer Adjustment Layers, Masking Adjustment Layers, Using the Hue Blend Mode with Fill Layers, Adding Color Washes

Session 25 : Artistic Filters

Smart Filters, Filter Gallery, Stacking Multiple Filters, Filter Options, Selective Filtering Using Masks, Diffuse Glow, Adding Textures, Blend Modes

Session 26 : Adding Edge

Darkening Edges, Creating a Vignette, Making Borders, Using Filters, Painting Custom Edges, Scanning Edges

Session 27 : Polaroid Transfer and Posterization Effect

Pattern Fill Layers, Texture Layers, Edge Effects via Blend Modes, Posterize, Channel Mixer, and Gradient Map Adjustment Layer

Session 28 : Saving Files

Save, Save As, and Save As a Copy, File Formats (PSD, TIFF, PDF and JPEG), Naming Conventions, Save For Web

Session 29 : Printing

Image Size, Unsharp Mask, Soft Proof, Print With Preview, Settings, Color Management, Driver Options, Picture Package, Contact Sheet

Session 30 : Protecting and Sharing Images

Annotations, Metadata, Copyright Knockout Effect (Fill vs. Opacity, Blending Options), PDF Security, Web Photo Gallery

Disc 2

Session 01 : Customizing the Workspace

Workspaces, Tool Presets, the Preset Manager, Customizable Keyboard Shortcuts, Context Sensitive Menus, Views and Screen Modes, Preferences

Session 02 : Painting

The Brushes Palette, Creating, Loading and Saving Brushes, Defining/Locking Brush Attributes, Brush Dynamics, Pressure Sensitivity, Brush Tip Shapes, Defining A New Brush, Stroking Paths, The Airbrush Attribute, The Brushes Preset Picker, Creating Tool Presets

Session 03 : Fills, Patterns and Gradients

Fill, Gradient and Pattern Layers, Creating Custom Gradients, Defining Patterns, Pattern Maker, Change Layer Content

Session 04 : Working with History

The History Palette and Brush, History States, Filling with History, Snapshots, Preferences, Non Linear History, The Art History Brush Customizing Styles and Settings

Session 05 : Portrait Retouching

Removing: Blemishes, Wrinkles, Shadows, Brightening Eyes and Teeth, Changing Lip Color, Removing and/or Moving Distracting Elements, Removing Glass Glare

Session 06 : Liquify

The Tools (Warp, Twirl, Pucker, Bloat, Push Left, Mirror, Freeze, Thaw) Masking Areas and Reconstruct

Session 07 : Sharpen, Blur and Noise Reduction

The Blur and Smudge Tools, Blur Filters - Average, Blur, Blur More, Gaussian Blur, Motion Blur, Radial Blur, Box Blur, Surface Blur, Shape Blur, Lens Blur, Selective Blurring, Global Sharpening, Unsharp Mask, Smart Sharpen, Selective Sharpening, High Pass Filter, Hard Light Blend Mode, Reducing Noise

Session 08 : Photo Restoration

Increasing/Decreasing Density with Adjustment Layers and Blend Modes, Adjustment Layer Masking, Vignettes, Removing Imperfections

Session 09 : Hand Coloring

Hand Coloring using the Painting Tools, Solid Color and Gradient Fill Layers, Reducing Color to Mimic Hand Coloring, Diffuse Glow, Blend Modes, Opacity

Session 10 : Old Fashioned Effect

Hue/Saturation Adjustment Layer, Diffuse Glow, Fade Filter, Using Channels to create Complex Selections, Masking Filters

Session 11 : The Eraser Tools

The Eraser, Magic Eraser and Background Eraser Tools, Tolerance, Limits and Sampling Options, Realistic Compositing

Session 12 : The Extract Command

The Extract Feature, Isolating the Subject, Smart Highlighting, Channel Extraction, Previewing, Force Foreground

Session 13 : Creating Masks from Channels

The Channels Palette, Using Channels as a Mask, Refining Masks, Image Compositing

Session 14 : The Pen Tool

Anchor Points, Direction Lines, Creating Straight, Curved and Combination Paths, Converting Points, Adding/ Subtracting Anchor Points, Breaking Direction Lines, Converting Paths To Selections, Saving Paths

Session 15 : Shape Layers and Vector Masks

Shape Layers, Shape Libraries, Shape Creation and Modification, Vector Objects, Vector Masks, Converting Selections to Paths

Session 16 : Layer Styles

Layer Effects (From Drop Shadows to Strokes) The Styles Palette, Saving and Loading Styles, Applying Styles to Multiple Layers, Hiding Effects

Session 17 : Typography

Canvas Size, Point Type, The Character Palette, Changing Attributes, Layer Effects, Warping Type, Area Type, the Paragraph Palette, Open Type, Check Spelling

Session 18 : Advanced Typography

Manipulating Character Forms, Converting Text to Shape Layers and Outlines, Rasterizing Type Layers, Blurring Type, Type on a Path, Type in a Path, Making Masks with Type

Session 19 : Basic Actions

The Actions Palette, F-Keys, Sets, Recording Actions, Editing Commands, Batch Processing, Button Mode

Session 20 : Complex Actions

Droplets, Stops, Insert Menu Items, Button Mode, Working With Templates, Loading and Saving Actions, Scripting, Including a JavaScript as Part of an Action, Image Processor

Session 21 : Working with Variables

Creating a Template, Defining Variables, Creating a Tab Delineated Text File, Importing Data, Exporting Data Sets

Session 22 : 16 and 32 Bits Per Channel Images

16 and 32 Bit Images, High Dynamic Range, Merge to HDR, Image Requirements, Preview Options, Converting Between Bit Depths

Disc 3

Effective Workflow in Adobe Bridge CS3

Session 01 : Navigating and Displaying Files

This session covers the User Interface - working with panels, viewing thumbnails, customizing previews, using the loop, creating layouts and setting preferences

Session 02 : Customizing the Work Area

In this session, learn how to save custom workspaces, use essential keyboard shortcuts and work in compact mode

Session 03 : Managing and Opening Files

Learn how to work with multiple files and see how to sort, rename and open images

Session 04 : Using Adobe Photo Downloader

This session covers choosing locations, renaming images, converting formats, saving backup copies and adding metadata.

Session 05 : Rating, Labeling, Stacking and Sorting Files

Improve your workflow by using star and reject ratings, applying color labels, finding files through filtering and organizing via sorting

Session 06 : Working with Metadata

Learn viewing and editing simple and complex metadata, the file info dialog and see how to create, save and apply metadata templates

Session 07 : Adding Keywords

In this session, see how to create, apply and view hierarchical keywords, use the keyword look-up field and cross product keyword integration

Session 08 : Finding Files

This session covers basic and complex filtering, the find command, and creating dynamic collections

Session 09 : Creating a Slide show

Learn about Slide show options, essential keyboard shortcuts, navigation, and editing in this session

Session 10 : Advanced Shortcuts and Preferences

Great tips on undiscovered menu items, choosing preferences, and working with Bridge's cache
UPC: 853824001377

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Box Dimensions (LxWxH)7.5 x 5.5 x 1.1"
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