Adobe Photoshop is the premier photo editing program. In this course, students will paint and use brushes, create custom brushes, and save tool presets. Students will work with vector shapes, create custom shapes, use the pen tool, discover paths, use vector paths, and use vector objects and spot colors. In addition, students will work with advanced special effects, including blur and distort filters, stylizing effects, liquefy and smart filters, and work with Smart Objects.
Students will understand and work with RAW images. Students will learn retouching basics, use retouching tools, and apply sharpening. Finally, students will automate tasks using Actions, create Droplets, HDR images, and a panoramic image, explore integration with other Adobe software, and understand color management.
Prerequisites: The recommended prerequisite for this course is Adobe Photoshop CC Introduction.