The idea of learning photoshop is completely overwhelming to you.
You struggle with all the features and settings in Photoshop and don’t know where to start.
You don’t have an effective workflow or strategy for learning Photoshop.
Photoshop can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. In this course, you’ll learn all the basic functionality and shortcuts for Photoshop, and a roadmap to becoming a Photoshop master.
We’ll start with the basic approach and strategy for learning, and what to do if you become a little overwhelmed. You’re going to learn how to open files and how to start cropping and manipulating them. I’ll teach you the most important tools, where they’re located, and how to use them!GET STARTED
Learn all the basics of Photoshop from the bottom up in one course. Have a step by step process for learning and building on your knowledge. Master all the basic tools available in Photoshop to process professional-looking photos.
“I’ve wanted to learn Photoshop for a long time, and honestly it felt too overwhelming. Now I understand the basics, and I’m not intimidated.”
“Love learning from Chris! He simplifies everything, and with such a great attitude.”
“Wow! Finally learning Photoshop! Love it!!!”
"What I’ve done in this course is broken it down into small pieces that are easy to follow, that makes it easy and enjoyable to learn so you can master photoshop right away. So if you’ve ever wanted to learn photoshop, now is the time!"
Learning PS is an adventure. Like all adventures, there can be unexpected difficulties, but also great rewards.
All the source images are provided for you to follow along and practice. You can use these, or use your own.
I’ll give you a few strategies for successfully learning photoshop.
I’ll teach you how to begin developing a workflow strategy.
Learn to work with Bridge, ACR, and Photoshop.
You’ll learn how to work with both Lightroom and Photoshop.
I’ll give you a tour of the welcome screen in Photoshop, and how to use it.
I’ll show you how to dial in the best color settings for achieving pro results.
Choosing the best preferences for a photographic workflow.
I’ll show you how to select the best workspace for working on photography.
Discover the tools panel, and learn how the tools are grouped together.
Become familiar with the most important menu items.
Learn how to access, customize, and reset the panels.
In this lesson, I show you how to get started with a project.
I’ll teach you how to use tools and effectively undo and redo adjustments.
Learn how to use the History panel to bring back an earlier state of your image.
I show you shortcuts and best practices for working with multiple documents.
Learn how to use Fullscreen mode, and how to navigate between open documents.
I’ll teach you how to pan and zoom with ease.
I’ll show you some advanced shortcuts for zooming and panning.
Discover how to combine images together.
You’ll learn how to open multiple images into a single document in Photoshop.
Start using the Crop tool correctly.
Learn how to fix crooked images to give you the right starting point.
I’ll show you how to crop and resize at the same time.
Learn how to resize your photos like a pro.
I’ll show you how to use a shortcut to change the crop orientation from vertical to horizontal.
Discover how to use the crop tool to improve the composition of your photos.
Learn how to fill in blank spaces with Content-Aware Cropping.
Discover what Layers are and why they matter.
Learn how to select, transform, move and change layers.
Take a look at a layer retouching workflow.
Learn the advantage of adjustment layers, and how to use them.
I’ll show you how to effectively use Layer Style Effects, decrease Fill and Group together layers.
You’ll learn how to use shortcuts to quickly select layers.
I’ll show you how to select layers on a complicated composite image.
In this lesson, I’ll show you the best method to work with multiple images and layers.
Great job! Here are your next steps!