Advanced Adobe Photoshop Training Course

Advanced Adobe Photoshop Training Course

Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site

Photoshop Fact Sheet

Advanced Adobe Photoshop Training Course Description:

Adobe Photoshop is used not only by photographers, but by graphic designers, web designers, videographers, and 3D artists. Photoshop delivers even more image editing power and new creative options; you will learn to enhance, manipulate and composite photos. The Advanced class will expand on the concepts and specific features of Photoshop. In this course you will learnt to:

• Manipulate an image with Puppet Warp.
• Create and refine a mask.
• Create a one-page flyer while learning how to format type with paragraph styles, create a clipping mask, put type on a path, and use vertical type.
• Be introduced to the Bézier Pen tool to draw paths which can be converted to selections or used as clipping paths when the image is imported into InDesign.
• Import, create, and work with Smart Objects for non-destructive editing.
• Create a montage of images with advanced compositing techniques.
• Use actions to automate repeated steps.
• Edit video and add a soundtrack.
• Paint an image with the mixer brush, create custom brushes, and mix colors.

 

Prerequisites for Attending Advanced Adobe Photoshop Training Course:

Students need to have completed our Photoshop Introduction course or have working knowledge in all topics covered in the Introduction course outline. Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders.

Job Roles That Use Photoshop:

Graphic Designers
Web Designers
Videographers
3D Artists
Architects

Projects That Use Photoshop:

Image Editing
Creating Backgrounds, Text, and 3D Art for Web pages
Image Analysis

Locations for Advanced Adobe Photoshop:

In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Online Live from Anywhere
Private Custom Training On Site or at Your Location
Project Based Training On Site or at Your Location

Times for Advanced Adobe Photoshop:

In Person & Online Live: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Photoshop Training Includes:

Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Software Versions:

ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Advanced Adobe Photoshop Training Course Reviews:

“Excellent Advanced Photoshop training class. Very knowledgeable instructor and lessons that could be easily translated into the every day.” – Kristy G. – Oak Contacting

“The Photoshop instructor was very knowledgeable on the class content. My colleagues would learn the content quickly and apply in the real world.” – Rob D. – Social Security Administration 

“This is the second course that I have attended here at ThinkBig; each time I have left here with a wealth of knowledge that will help me back at work.” – Joan M. – FDA

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Related Training and Certification Courses:

Photoshop ACA Training & Certification Pack
Photoshop CC Intro
Illustrator ACA Training & Certification Pack
Illustrator CC Advanced
Illustrator CC Intro
InDesign ACA Training & Certification Pack
InDesign CC Advanced
InDesign CC Intro

Advanced Photoshop Training Classes Outline

1. Masks and Channels
Working with Masks and channels
Using Select and Mask
Creating a quick mask
Manipulating an image with Puppet Wrap
Using an alpha channel to create a shadow

2. Typographic Design
Adding and formatting text
Creating a clipping mask from type
Create type on a path
Warping point type
Designing paragraphs of type
Adding a rounded rectangle
Adding vertical text

3. Vector Drawing Techniques
About bitmap images and vector graphics
About paths and the Pen tool
Drawing with the Pen tool
Working with defined custom shapes
Importing from Adobe Illustrator
Adding cooler and depth to a shap using layer styles

4. Advanced Compositing
Arranging layers
Using Smart Filters
Painting a layer
Adding a background
Using the History panel to undo edits
Upscaling a low-resolution image

5. Painting with the Mixer Brush
Selecting brush settings
Mixing colors
Creating a custom brush preset
Mixing colors with a photograph

6. Editing Video
About the Timeline panel
Creating a new video project
Animating text with keyframes
Creating effects
Adding transitions
Adding audio
Muting unwanted audio

7. Working with Camera Raw
Processing files in Camera Raw
Applying advanced color correction

 

Disclaimer:

All course objectives and outlines are a guide for students.  To ensure student satisfaction, these course topics and order may be modified or added to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

This video from Adobe will show you more information about Photoshop. This video is to explain more about the product and is not a reflection of how our online courses are conducted.

Advanced Photoshop Training Class Reviews

“Excellent Advanced Photoshop training class. Very knowledgeable instructor and lessons that could be easily translated into the every day.” – Kristy G. – Oak Contacting

“The Photoshop instructor was very knowledgeable on the class content. My colleagues would learn the content quickly and apply in the real world.” – Rob D. – Social Security Administration 

“This is the second course that I have attended here at ThinkBig; each time I have left here with a wealth of knowledge that will help me back at work.” – Joan M. – FDA

“Great Advanced Photoshop training class, great instructor. Jane was good at responding to problems and questions during class and there was a huge amount of information offered in the course and in depth adobe photoshop techniques that have practical use at my workplace” – Michael G. Department of Defense

“Very knowledgable instructor, not only in the prepared material, but also fielding tangential questions. Well worth the time and the price!” – Andrew V. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

“The teachers here are willing to alter the class structure to fit the participants needs. I love coming here for the knowledge and the warm and welcoming atmosphere.” – Meaghan M. -Aerotek

“Great Advanced Photoshop course! Jane is terrific! Couldn’t be happier. Can’t wait to go back to work and apply what I have learned. Thank you, Jane!” – Esther R. – Johns Hopkins

“Classroom environment, Staff and Instructor all help to make the overall learning experience very positive and comfortable. I would highly recommend to anyone.” – Richard R. – Amtrak

“I’ve been working in Photoshop for years… I learned techniques in this course that my college professor never taught us and that I never discovered on my own. Great course!” – Jessica C. – Department of Defense

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PhotoshopACA

Get Certified! Validate Your Skills!

The Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certification allows you to demonstrate proficiency in Adobe digital communications tools. Become a Certified Associate and stand apart from your peers, boost your confidence, and expand your career opportunities. ACA Certification is valid for three years after you complete each exam. Plus, if you earn 3 ACA Certifications you automatically be awarded an ACA Specialist Certificate, proving your competencies in 3 different digital media categories!

Adobe Photoshop CC is the industry-standard image editing software, used worldwide by professional photographers, amateur photographers, and designers who want to perfect their digital images to correct exposure, color balance, and to straighten and crop photos. Designers also use Photoshop to create special lighting and text effects.

ThinkB!G makes getting ACA Certified in Photoshop CC easy!

Just purchase one of our ACA Certification Packs!

For only $1550, you will receive everything you need to Get Certified:

Photoshop Intro-Advanced (4 Day Class, In-Person or Online)
Self-Paced Online Test Prep Tool (Mapped to the exam objectives & simulates the actual test)
Testing Voucher with 1 Free Retake (In-Person, scheduled at your convenience)
Testing Proctor Fee (Only included if you take your test at ThinkB!G’s office in Columbia, MD)

Click here for a list of all the ACA Certification Packs we offer.

Course Location Start Date End Date Time
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Jun 05, 2017 Tuesday, Jun 06, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Oct 02, 2017 Thursday, Oct 05, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Oct 04, 2017 Thursday, Oct 05, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Nov 13, 2017 Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register