Adobe Photoshop Essential

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Course Description

Unlock your creative potential with our in-depth Adobe Photoshop training in Malaysia, tailored to introduce and master digital imaging techniques. This course is designed for individuals eager to excel in graphic design, photo manipulation and creating intricate web design elements with advanced typography using Adobe Photoshop. With a focus on crafting visually stunning presentation materials, educational content and effective visual communication, our training prepares you for professional success in visual arts.

Course Title: Adobe Photoshop Essential
Duration: 2 Days
Time: 9am - 5pm
Venue: Leisure Commerce Square, PJ / Zoom Meeting
Trainer: Mr Yavinesh

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion, you will gain proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, enabling you to produce, modify and blend graphics to meet the dynamic demands of the creative media and design sectors.

Skills acquired include:

  • Crafting high-quality artwork for both print and digital media
  • Expertise in color correction and color grading
  • Creating impactful photo montages and social media visuals
  • Generating unique special effects and professional posters

Training Investment and Advantages

The course fee is RM1800 per participant (RM1400 for online sessions).

Benefits include:

  • Assurance of competency
  • Official Certificate of Completion
  • Three months of post-training support
  • Options for personalized in-house training sessions

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Course Outline

  • Understanding the Interface and Tools
    • Overview of the Photoshop Interface
      • Navigating the workspace, understanding panels and customizing the layout
    • Key Tools and Their Uses
      • Selection tools
      • Brush
      • Clone Stamp
      • History Brush
      • Gradient
      • Eraser and more
    • Practical Exercise - Create a project setup - Organize workspace and toolbars for an efficient editing workflow
  • Mastering Selection Techniques
    • Selection Tools Overview
      • Marquee
      • Lasso
      • Quick Selection
      • Magic Wand
    • Advanced Selection Techniques
      • Using the Pen Tool for precision
      • Select and Mask workspace for refining edges
    • Practical Exercise - Photo composite - Use various selection tools to combine elements from different images seamlessly
  • The Power of Layers
    • Understanding Layers
      • Types of layers - text, adjustment, shape and smart objects
    • Layer Management
      • Organizing layers with groups, locking and blending options
    • Practical Exercise - Designing a promotional poster - Utilize layer management techniques for an intricate design layout
  • Masking for Creativity and Control
    • Basics of Masking
      • Layer masks vs clipping masks
    • Advanced Masking Techniques
      • Using gradients
      • Brushes and refining masks for complex images
    • Practical Exercise - Create a surreal landscape - Blend multiple images using advanced masking techniques for a surrealistic effect
  • Cleanup Tools for Flawless Edits
    • Spot Healing and Clone Tools
      • Removing blemishes
      • Duplicating elements
    • Content-Aware Tools
      • Utilize Content-Aware Fill
      • Scale for intelligent editing
    • Practical Exercise - Photo restoration - Clean up an old or damaged photo, restoring it to its original glory
  • Color Correction and Grading Essentials
    • Understanding Color Theory
      • Working with color wheels
      • Scopes
    • Tools for Color Correction
      • Levels
      • Curves
      • Color Balance
      • HSL adjustments
    • Practical Exercise - Color grade a portrait - Apply color grading techniques to enhance mood and tone in portrait photography
  • Exploring Filters for Enhanced Creativity
    • Types of Filters
      • Blur
      • Sharpen
      • Noise
      • Distort
      • Render
      • Stylize filters
    • Using Smart Filters for Non-Destructive Editing
    • Practical Exercise - Create a fantasy scene - Utilize filters creatively to transform a standard photo into a scene from a fantasy world
  • Introduction to Animation in Photoshop
    • Basics of Frame Animation
      • Creating simple animations with the Timeline panel
    • Timeline Animation
      • Animating text and layer properties for dynamic effects
    • Practical Exercise - Design a GIF advertisement - Create an engaging animated GIF for social media promotion

Who Should Attend this Course?

  • This course is ideal for photographers, web designer and publishers, print designers, graphic artists, cross-media designers, interactive designers and video professionals.
  • It is also suitable for students and working adults, both amateur and professional, who is interested or work in allied fields such as photography, advertising, graphic and creative content design, printing and publication.
  • Basically, anyone who wants to acquire new skills in content creation using Adobe Photoshop.

The Instructor

Yavinesh Rajagopal

Prior to becoming a trainer, he has worked as DTP artist, graphic designer and multimedia designer for more than 6 years. Plus with 13 years’ experience in teaching working adults on Figma, Adobe XD, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Captivate, Autodesk Autocad, Catia, Autodesk Revit, Inkscape, GIMP and Autodesk Maya in the area of Graphic Designing, UI & UX, Course Authoring, Video Editing, Vfx, Motion Graphics, Mechanical Engineering, Architectural Drawing, BIM (Building Information Modeling) and 3D Animation Production.

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