Learning has never been easier than with ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 ILLUSTRATED. This reader-friendly book presents each skill on two facing pages, providing detailed instructions on the left-hand page and large, full-color screenshots on the right page. The visual format helps you intuitively grasp the concepts in the book and apply them to the classroom and workplace environment.
Chris Botello began his career as print production manager for Premiere magazine, designed movie posters for Miramax Films, and served as the art director for Microsoft's launch of sidewalk.com/boston. He is the author of Revealed Series books on Advanced Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, InDesign Interactive and is the co-author of YouTube for Dummies. Chris commutes between Los Angeles, where he works as a designer and retoucher on movie campaigns, and Marion, MA, where he teaches computer graphics at Tabor Academy. Chris uses his own books - including this one - as the text for his classes.
UNIT A: Getting Started with Photoshop CS5. UNIT B: Selecting Pixels. UNIT C: Working with Layers. UNIT D: Working with Type and Gradients. UNIT E: Improve Images with Adjustment Layers. UNIT F: Work with Brushes and Color Effects. UNIT G: Creating Special Effects. UNIT H: Improving Productivity. Glossary. Index.