Intro to Photoshop CS


Time:                   Tuesdays 6:00-9:00

Length: Eight weeks

Instructor:          Allen Freeman                         



Course Outline:


Week 1 (Mar. 27)                        Digital Graphics PowerPoint on vocabulary such as raster, resolution, file extensions, compression.  Introduction to the Photoshop working environment. Different types of selections.


No Class April 3rd



Week 2 (Apr. 10)                         Using Layers, naming, duplicating, organizing in sets, links, blending modes, etc. Transforming objects.



Week 3 (Apr. 17)                         Photo Enhancements: graphic modes, Adjustment menu such as levels, curves, color balance, hue/saturation, replace color…



Week 4 (Apr. 24)                         Photo Enhancements continued: Finish Adjustment Menu,

                                             Enhancement tools such as Stamp, Healing Brush, Patch…



Week 5 (May. 1)                          Advanced Photo Editing: Red Eye, Hair Color, Freckles, etc.

Browser Tool



Week 6 (May. 8)                          Masking Techniques, quick masks, layer masks, mask editing




Week 7 (May. 15)                        Actions palette and automating tasks, RAW files




Week 8 (May. 22)                        Review, Help with Student Projects