The Advanced Photoshop Course

Photoshop CC

The Advanced Photoshop Course (PS300)


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This two day Advanced Photoshop Training Course lets you build on your existing skills and explore all of the more advanced techniques available when working with this increasingly powerful software package.

The course uses the latest Creative Cloud version of Photoshop and covers all that is new in that version, so is suitable as an overview of the changes in Photoshop CC as well as being a course where you can learn a lot more about using Photoshop if you are already pretty experienced with it.

The Advanced Photoshop Course covers a great deal and should leave you feeling like an real pro.

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  • 14 hours hands on instructor lead training
  • Individual Apple workstation
  • Course media
  • Course attendance certificate

Course Times - 2 Days

Course Start 10:00
Morning Break 11:30 - 15 Minute Break
Lunch 13:30 - 1 Hour break
Afternoon Break 15:30 - 15 Minute Break
Course End 17:00
This course is suitable for people with good Photoshop experience who want to gain extensive knowledge of the software.
  • Recap, Making Selections
  • Layers
  • Content Aware tools and options
  • Painting modes and layer Blend modes
  • Masks, Shapes
  • Montages and vignettes
  • Video
  • History Panel
  • Sharpening, blurring and resizing techniques
  • Automation and Scripts in Photoshop and Bridge
  • Best practices.

Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending the course:

Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop ACA Certification

The Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop exam validates entry-level skills in communication corresponding to Photoshop software. Exam objectives include Setting Project requirements, Identifying design elements when preparing images, Understanding Photoshop, Manipulating Images and Publishing digital images. Find out more.

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  • Recap and consolidation of material covered on the Photoshop Fundamentals and Intermediate courses to make sure there is nothing you have missed!
  • Improved selection and editing techniques, covering new and revised CC tools and functions
  • Duplicating layers
  • Vector Layers. Video Layers and animation.
  • Preserve transparency and locking layers. Grouping
  • Adjustment layers and adjustment layer masks. Layer comps.
  • Preserve transparency and locking layers.
  • Using layer auto alignment and blending.
  • Using Layer search.
  • Smart objects.
  • Detailed use of 3D layers including live 3D edit and texture editing (including new CC features such as the revised 3D workspace).
  • Using Puppet Warp
  • Using Content Aware tools and options
  • Using and understanding blend modes.
  • Painting with other modes.
  • Working smarter with the brushes
  • Clipping masks.
  • Alpha Channels.
  • Layer masks
  • Clipping paths to create selected areas
  • Using displacement maps with type to create special effects
  • Using the Pen Tool to select and paint.
  • Working with and editing shapes
  • Creating and importing custom shapes, e.g. logos for re-use
  • Saving in shapes panel
  • Creating realistic photo montages to include reflections on various surface types (eg metal, water etc) and custom shadows.
  • Using the Masks panel for creating editable, feathered, density-controlled masks.
  • Using, adjusting and creating textures
  • Pixel types, anamorphic aspect ratios
  • Creating, importing, editing and outputting movies and animations with the revised Timeline panel.
  • Video painting, cloning and text on multiple frames
  • Reverting to snapshots
  • Using the history brush for effects
  • Sharpening and blurring.
  • Blurring with layers.
  • Interpolation modes for size changes and cropping
  • PDF presentation.
  • Actions.
  • Automated Batch processing. Droplets
  • Photomerge
  • Web Gallery.
  • SEO metatags and keywords.
  • Using Adobe Kuler for creating and sharing colour schemes.
  • Batch-processing several files
  • File formats.
  • Preferences.
  • Faster and smarter techniques to use.
  • Creative Cloud functionality and synchronising.
  • Mobile devices

You can always reserve (Pencil) your place on any course without commitment. However you may be asked to move if we have a paying customer that will confirm. We will always give you first refusal to confirm or release your pencilled date.

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Why Choose This Course?

Soho Editors have been at the forefront of the technological and creative advances in post-production for more than 20 years as well as being Europe’s leading professional training provider.

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The Advanced Photoshop Course is an internationally recognised qualification that is based on practical, real-world post production knowledge you can put to use right away, to ensure that there is nothing you cannot do in Photoshop with speed and expertise.

We are so sure that not only will you enjoy the experience, as well as learn what you need from the course, that if you are not satisfied we will give you the same course again FREE of charge, it’s as simple as that, no argument*.