Monday, January 26, 2015

If anyone is interested, I found this free offer for Photoshop training.  It is only good until Feb 2nd, but Julieanne Kost is an excellent Adobe trainer. (article) (training site)

13+ hours of Bridge, Camera Raw and Photoshop training series. Julieanne Kost is an excellent Adobe trainer. Topics include:
• Comparing raw and JPEG file formats
• Retouching and automating workflow with Camera Raw
• Navigating documents and the Photoshop interface
• Understanding file formats, resolution, canvas size, and print size
• Cropping, straightening, transforming, warping, scaling, and resizing images
• Selecting, stacking, aligning, and grouping layers
• Making precise selections using the Marquee, Lasso, and Brush tools
• Using Refine Edge, Quick Selection, and layer masks to isolate soft edge objects
• Improving tone, contrast, and color selectively
• Converting to black and white and tinting images
• Retouching blemishes, smoothing skin, whitening teeth, and brightening eyes
• Retouching with the Liquify, Content-Aware Fill, Healing Brush, and Patch tools
• Merging multiple exposures
• Making nondestructive changes with Smart Filters
• Adding texture, edge effects, and drop shadows with blend modes
• Working with type
•• Adding layer effects
• Saving and sharing images via contact sheets, web galleries, and Save For Web
• Editing video and audio clips

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Monday, January 12, 2015

This is an honor and to you, our friends, I would like to thank you. Inspirations for our jottings came from you. As you all know I love to tell stories TKS for listening.

Dan & Mary