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Learn image editing & design in this Adobe Photoshop training course. Adobe Photoshop is one of seven Adobe Creative Cloud courses we offer in Sydney.

Adobe Photoshop is a critical tool for designers, web developers, graphic artists, photographers, and creative professionals. It is widely used for image editing, retouching, creating image compositions, website mockups, and adding effects. Digital or scanned images can be edited for use online or in print.

This Adobe Photoshop training course teaches you to use industry-leading image editing software. Whether you're a creative professional or looking to learn for personal use this course sets the foundation so you can take creative control of this powerful 2D and 3D image manipulation software. Edit photos and design graphics the way you imagine them with this Adobe Photoshop training course!

Learning outcomes

By the end of this photoshop course, you should be able to:

  • Create your first document
  • Understand the concepts of file formats, file size, colour modes and image resizing
  • Understand the Photoshop interface
  • Learn how to use Photoshop's keyboard shortcuts
  • Work with layers in Photoshop
  • Understand image modes and colour adjustments
  • Draw and format standard and custom shapes
  • Create custom paths
  • Save images for web and print

Ideal for

  • Learn Photoshop to improve your career if you already have a job, adding Photoshop to your list of skills can make you a more valuable employee. It allows you to work on a variety of additional projects and may provide opportunities for advancement or the ability to work on a more diverse set of projects.
  • Being able to confidently work in Photoshop is an essential skill for any Photographer or Graphic Designer, but it is an equally useful tool for Retouchers, UI/UX designers, Web Developers, Digital Artists and various other areas within and outside of the creative industry.

Course content

Exploring the Adobe Photoshop environment

  • Explore the Photoshop Interface
  • Explore the navigation tools
  • Customise the workspace
  • Explore Adobe Bridge
  • Use Photoshop Help

Determining resolution and graphic content

  • Differentiate between raster and vector graphics
  • Understand image resolution

Working with selections

  • Create a selection
  • Save a selection
  • Modify a selection
  • Apply colour to a selection

Working with layers

  • Create layers
  • Work with type layers
  • Transform layers
  • Apply layer styles
  • Manage layers
  • Enhancing images with paint and filter
  • Paint on an image
  • Apply filter effects

Exploring image modes and colour adjustments

  • Explore grayscale and bitmap modes
  • Explore colour modes
  • Apply colour adjustments

Saving images for web and print

  • Save images for print
  • Save images for the web
  • Save images as PDF

Please bring to class

  • Notepad and paper or a tablet
  • A USB for taking home final work or course notes & files

Additional information

This course runs in our computer lab, fitted with 27-inch Apple iMac systems as well as Dell computers running the Windows operating system, both types of computers have the latest Adobe apps installed. Adobe products function the same on both Windows and Macintosh computers except for minor differences with keyboard usage and where files are located within the computer.

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Adobe Photoshop Course for Beginners

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Course testimonials:

  • said: The tutor was amazing! They were so patient guiding us through each step of photoshop. A very warm and supportive person. The venue facility was also excellent.

  • said: Excellent teacher and content was exactly what I was looking for in this course.

  • said: Really glad that I enrolled in this course. The tutor was great and provided a very good support during the classes. I would like to know if you have intermediate and advanced level course for photoshop. I would love to continue learning.

  • said: The tutor was a fantastic tutor. Patient, explained things clearly and made it fun. If I could give more than 5 stars I would!

  • said: The Tutor was extremely knowledgeable and patient. Enjoyed the varied content.

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