NEW PERSPECTIVES ON ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5, INTRODUCTORY offers a critical-thinking approach to teaching Photoshop. This text explains and reinforces design software concepts and skills through the New Perspectives signature case-based, problem-solving pedagogy. Users will transform from beginner Photoshop users to skilled designers by transcending their point-and-click skills to take full advantage of the software's utility.
Author and instructional design expert Jane Hosie-Bounar has written articles, textbooks, and online training for a variety of software products, including Microsoft Office, Windows 8, and Adobe Photoshop. She has also written about using Web 2.0 technology for research and collaboration, and to create and manage an online persona. In addition to writing technical books and online training, she is a fiction writer whose novel Life Belts won the Delacorte Press Prize.