Advanced Adobe Photoshop Training Course

Advanced Adobe Photoshop Training Course

This Adobe Creative Cloud CC Hands-On Training and Certification Course covers all previous versions of CC apps (CS6, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2015.5, 2017, 2018).

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

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. This hands-on, two-day Advanced training class will expand on the concepts and specific features of Photoshop.

Adobe Certification Available For This Course:

Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) and Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) certifications are available for Photoshop. ThinkB!G offers all-inclusive ACA Certification Packs that will give you everything you need to become an Adobe Certified Associate in Photoshop.

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

Advanced Photoshop Training Course Outline

1. Masks and Channels
Working with masks and channels
Using Select and Mask
Refining a mask
Adjusting Global Refinements
Completing the mask
Creating a quick mask
Manipulating an image with Puppet Warp
Using an alpha channel to create a shadow

2. Typographic Design
Adding ruler guides to position type
Adding and formatting point type
Making a clipping mask to put an image inside of live text
Applying effects to the type
Creating type on a path
Warping point type
Adding and formatting paragraph type
Adding a rectangle and rounding the corners using Properties
Adding and formatting vertical type

3. Vector Drawing Techniques
About bitmap images and vector graphics
About paths and the Pen tool
Drawing with the Pen tool
Drawing straight lines and curves
Drawing a more complex shape
Tracing a shape from a photo
Adding a second shape to a path
Working with defined custom shapes
Converting a path to a shape
Changing the fill color of a shape layer
Subtracting shapes from a shape layer
Importing a Smart Object

4. Advanced Compositing
Using and editing Smart Filters
Applying the Liquify filter
Positioning layers
Painting a layer with blending modes
Merging Layers
Using the History panel to undo multiple steps
Applying filters and effects
Upscaling a low-resolution image

5. Painting with the Mixer Brush
Selecting brush settings
Experimenting with wetness options and brushes
Mixing colors
Mixing colors with a photograph
Loading custom brush presets
Creating a custom brush preset
Painting and mixing colors with brush presets

6. Editing Video
Using the Timeline panel
Creating a new video project
Importing assets into a project
Changing the duration and size of clips in the timeline
Animating text with keyframes
Creating effects
Adding adjustment layers to video clips
Adding animation effects for zoom, motion, pan & zoom
Adding transitions between slides
Adding and muting audio
Rendering video

7. Working with Camera Raw
Opening images in Camera Raw
Adjusting white balance
Making tonal adjustments in Camera Raw
Applying sharpening
Synchronizing settings across images
Saving Camera Raw changes
Applying advanced color correction
Adjust the white balance in Camera Raw
Opening the image as a smart object in Photoshop
Adjusting levels as a layer in Photoshop
Returning to Camera Raw to edit the saturation
Using the healing brush tools to remove blemishes in Photoshop
Enhancing an image using th
Dodge and Sponge tools, adjusting skin tones, and applying surface blur in Photoshop

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

“The class was well structured and engaging. The instructor and all the staff members I encountered were so accommodating and polite. I would definitely recommend.” – Tiffanie M. – UA Gateway

“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. [The Instructor] 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! [The Instructor] is terrific! Couldn’t be happier. Can’t wait to go back to work and apply what I have learned. Thank you!” – 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 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Jul 30, 2018 Thursday, Aug 02, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Aug 01, 2018 Thursday, Aug 02, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Aug 27, 2018 Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018 Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Oct 01, 2018 Thursday, Oct 04, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Oct 03, 2018 Thursday, Oct 04, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Nov 05, 2018 Thursday, Nov 08, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Nov 07, 2018 Wednesday, Nov 08, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop ACA Training and Certification Pack

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Dec 03, 2018 Thursday, Dec 06, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Photoshop - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Dec 05, 2018 Thursday, Dec 06, 2018 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register