In todays digital world, Photography is only half of the process. Post production and retouching is a must if you want your images to stand out.
Even images you thought might be ruined can be rescued by knowing how to use Photoshop's tools.

Easily select intricate image content, such as hair, for refinements, compositing, or placing in layout.
Remove an image element and see the space fill in almost magically.
Achieve superior results in only a few steps when you editing your images in non-destructive ways.
Photoshop will allow you to an endless list of things.

Join us and we will teach you how!

In this session we will cover

• Customising workspace and interface
• Setting Preferences
• Viewing modes
• Creating & Viewing a New Document
• Exploring the Toolbox
• Exploring Panels & Menus
• Zooming & Panning an Image
• Histogram explained
• All about the History palette
• Layers and their functions
• The Background Layer
• Creating, Selecting, Linking & Deleting Layers
• Locking & Merging Layers
• Filling & Grouping Layers
• Adjusting Canvas Size & Canvas Rotation
• Resizing, Cropping & Straightening an Image
• The Image Size window
• Exporting your work
• Resizing for Print & Web

See samples of our retouching here
http://www.mindstudio.co.uk/retouching.html

After the course you will receive the written course material by email for you to easily recap the
information and for further studies at your own pace.

11) Introduction to Photoshop CS5 & 6 - Part 1

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Introduction to Photoshop CS5 & 6 Part 2
£40 GBP - Duration 2hs

Maximise creative impact, explore fresh possibilities with powerful new tools. Change colours naturally
and realistically, warp or stretch graphics, text, or image elements to create unique looks, remove noise,
add grain, create vignettes, correct lens distortions, sharpening, etc.

Basically we will teach you how to get exactly want you want out of your images. (Or get out what you don’t
want in them)

See samples of our retouching here http://www.mindstudio.co.uk/retouching.html

In this session we will cover

• Working with Selections
• Selecting with the Elliptical Marquee Tool
• Using the Magic Wand & Free Transform Tool
• Selecting with the Regular & Polygonal Lasso Tools
• Using the Magnetic Lasso Tool
• Using the Refine Edge tool
• Modifying Selections
• Combining Selections
• Using quick mask mode
• Painting with Photoshop
• Using the Brush Tool
• Working with Colours & Swatches
• Using Masks
• The importance of using masks
• Creating and editing masks
• Adjusting masks
• Reusing masks
• Converting masks into selections
• Using masks on grouped layers

After the course you will receive the written course material by email for you to easily recap the
information and for further studies at your own pace.

12) Introduction to Photoshop CS5 & 6 - Part 2

New date coming soon

Choose your date
New date coming soon

Please email us here if you have any questions about our courses, or if you are simply interested in any more dates or other courses we dont yet have. We would love to hear from you.

Testimonials from our attendees:

Very good, lots of things. in one course. Covered lots of technique in few minutes. Great! (Marcio Soares)

Palmer&Pawel

Great atmosphere, great info. It has been useful for me to see where my knowledge is. (Dasha Schindler)

Palmer&Pawel

The course was good and valuable. I felt the theory took over the practice in regards to content learnt. Now it's up to me to put it all into practise! (Monica D.)