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Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book [NOOK Book]

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Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop CS6 choose Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 14 project-based lessons in this book show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working in Photoshop CS6 and how to manipulate images, edit motion-based content, and create image composites.

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Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book

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Overview

Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop CS6 choose Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 14 project-based lessons in this book show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working in Photoshop CS6 and how to manipulate images, edit motion-based content, and create image composites.

In addition to learning the key elements of the Photoshop interface, this completely revised CS6 edition covers new features, including precise cropping with multiple overlays, expanded content-aware toolkit with skin tone-aware selections and masking, three new blur effects, re-engineered design tools, adaptive Wide Angle adjustments, improved Camera Raw engine, improved auto corrections, Background Save and Auto-recovery, modernized user interface, intuitive video enhancements, simplified 3D interface, improved editing speed with real-time results, and more.

“The Classroom in a Book series is by far the best training material on the market. Everything you need to master the software is included: clear explanations of each lesson, step-by-step instructions, and the project files for the students.” –Barbara Binder, Adobe Certified Instructor, Rocky Mountain Training

Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, helps you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does–an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780133011654
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication date: 6/14/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 432
  • Sales rank: 381,086
  • File size: 82 MB
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Meet the Author

The Adobe Creative Team of designers, writers, and editors has extensive, real world knowledge of Adobe products. They work closely with the Adobe product development teams to come up with creative, challenging, and visually appealing projects to help both new and experienced users get up to speed quickly on Adobe software products.

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Table of Contents

Getting Started

Chapter 1: Getting to Know the Work Area

Chapter 2: Basic Photo Corrections

Chapter 3: Working with Selections

Chapter 4: Layer Basics

Chapter 5: Correcting and Enhancing Digital Photographs

Chapter 6: Masks and Channels

Chapter 7: Typographic Design

Chapter 8: Vector Drawing Techniques

Chapter 9: Advanced Compositing

Chapter 10: Editing Video

Chapter 11: Painting

Chapter 12: Working with 3D Images

Chapter 13: Preparing Files for the Web

Chapter 14: Producing and Printing Consistent Color

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  • Posted September 22, 2013

    Terrific Instruction Manual for a Great Program!

    Simple tutorials with easy step-by-step instructions, and a lot of hands-on practice. I feel like I'm really learning a lot and getting the most out of Photoshop CS6!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 12, 2013

    Cost more in store

    It cost like 50 bucks in the store so this is a steal im taking it!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 18, 2012

    Great program, Great ebook!

    I just started reading this book and looked it over a little. it's exciting and informative already. The link wirks for me and am looking forward to doing some lessons to get more familiar with my new product.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 14, 2012

    No lab files

    Book is good but web site where lab files does not work, so you still have to get the book itself too

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