The totally revised update to the classic bestseller (over 40K of the current edition in print), providing everything a user needs to know to learn and become expert with the latest release of Adobe Photoshop, scheduled for Q3, 2000. Author and premier Photoshop guru Deke McClelland once again delivers the most comprehensive, informative, and entertaining coverage of Photoshop you'll find anywhere - complete with all the insider secrets and tips you need for state-of-the-art graphic design. Includes a CD-ROM packed with utilities, plug-ins, sample images, an artist gallery, video interviews, and more.
About the Author
Deke McClelland is a world-renowned Photoshop expert an author whose computer-graphics books have won numerous awards and sold more than two million copies. Now, in the meticulously revised and updated edition of this international bestseller, McClelland shows you step-by-step how to master every aspect of Photoshop 6 from image-editing basics to advanced layering tricks whether you're new to the program or an old hand.
Table of Contents
Part I: Welcome to Photoshop 6.
Chapter 1: What's Up with Photoshop 6?
Chapter 2: Inside Photoshop.
Chapter 3: Image Fundamentals.
Part II: Painting and Retouching.
Chapter 4: Defining Colors.
Chapter 5: Painting and Editing.
Chapter 6: Filling and Stroking.
Chapter 7: Retouching, Repeating, and Restoring.
Part III: Selections, Masks, and Filters.
Chapter 8: Selections and Paths.
Chapter 9: Masks and Extractions.
Chapter 10: Corrective Filtering.
Chapter 11: Full-Court Filtering.
Part IV: Layers, Objects, and Text.
Chapter 12: Working with Layers.
Chapter 13: The Wonders of Blend Modes.
Chapter 14: Shapes and Styles.
Chapter 15: Fully Editable Text.
Part V: Color for Print and the Web.
Chapter 16: Essential Color Management.
Chapter 17: Mapping and Adjusting Colors.
Chapter 18: Printing Images.
Chapter 19: Creating Graphics for the Web.
Appendix: Using the CD-ROM.
Bonus Chapters On the CD-ROM.
Chapter A: Constructing Homemade Effects.
Chapter B: Actions and Other Automations.
Chapter C: Mackintosh Shortcuts.
Chapter D: Windows Shortcuts.
End-User License Agreement.
CD-ROM Installation Instructions.