Adobe Photoshop has long provided cutting edge technology for sophisticated digital editing, and ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS6 REVEALED provides a solid foundation for those looking to learn this industry-standard program. Real-world, practical examples and step-by-step instruction throughout offer well-rounded, comprehensive coverage of both artistic and technical features. With extensive four-color artwork and screenshots that support and clarify key concepts, ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS6 REVEALED is a valuable resource that will give readers the confidence they need to edit and enhance digital images with skill and ease. The Data Files used to complete the projects found in the book are now available online. For access information please refer to the directions available in the preface of the book.
Elizabeth Eisner Reding has authored many books for Delmar and Course Technology on a variety of software programs, including Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Publisher. Living in New Mexico with her husband, she spends her free time grilling, water gardening, road and mountain biking, and collecting Southwestern art.
1. Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop CS6. 2. Learning Photoshop Basics. 3. Working with Layers. 4. Making Selections. 5. Incorporating Color Techniques. 6. Placing Type in an Image. 7. Using Painting Tools. 8. Working with Special Layer Functions. 9. Creating Special Effects with Filters. 10. Enhancing Specific Selections. 11. Adjusting Colors. 12. Using Clipping Masks, Paths, and Shapes. 13. Transforming Type. 14. Liquifying an Image. 15. Performing Image Surgery. 16. Annotating and Automating an Image. 17. Creating Images for the Web. 18. Working with Animation, Video, and Photography. Appendix: Portfolio Projects and Effects.