The Introduction to Photoshop Course

Photoshop CC

The Introduction to Photoshop Course (PS101)

From £346.50 With 90 day discount (2 days)

This two day Introduction to Photoshop Course will give you the basics to start working professionally with the latest version of Adobe Photoshop.

Learn all the major features on the most current version of Photoshop CC. You will learn how to handle compositing images, colour corrections, understanding resolutions, creating a montage, using filters and working with layers, channels and preparing images for use in print and the web.

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London Training Centre 21st Nov 2019 £495.00
London Training Centre 9th Jan 2020 £445.5010% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 27th Feb 2020 £346.5030% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 2nd Apr 2020 £346.5030% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 28th May 2020 £346.5030% Advance Booking Discount
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  • 14 hours hands on instructor lead training
  • Individual Apple workstation
  • Course manual and course media
  • Course attendance certificate

Course Times

Days 1 - 2 10 am - 5:00 pm (1 Hr lunch + 2x 10 min breaks)

This course is suitable for anyone new to Photoshop, and looking to start working with image correction, and learn about graphic design.

  • Exploring Photoshop
  • Painting and Retouching Images
  • Working with Layers
  • Typographic Design
  • Making and working with selections

There are no prerequisites for this 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.

Want to take your experience to the next level? Try our The Intermediate Photoshop Course.

  • Introduction to the Photoshop environment
  • Customise the Photoshop Workspace with presets
  • Opening, closing and saving images
  • Creating new files
  • File formats and which ones to use
  • Making and working with selections
  • Marquee tools
  • Lasso tools
  • Quick Selection and Magic Wand tool
  • Options palette
  • Refine Edges Feature
  • Cropping an Image and Erasing with a Selection
  • Quick Mask
  • Saving a selection
  • Correcting, editing and enhancing selections
  • Painting and Retouching Images
  • Brushes and how to use them
  • Using the Analysis Tools
  • Retouch an image
  • Clone Stamp tools
  • Patching tools
  • Create a Gradient
  • Create a Pattern
  • Enhancing an Image
  • Using and learning the Filters
  • New Filters and Adjustments in Photoshop CC
  • Using Adjustments
  • How layers work and things to be aware of
  • Create and Use Layers
  • Use and save Layer Styles
  • Work with Multiple Layers
  • Layer masks
  • Vector Layers and Search function
  • Special Filters and Adjustments to help with correcting
  • Getting around tricky problems with images
  • The type tools and what you can do with them
  • Formatting your text
  • Things to be aware of
  • Overview of Adobe Bridge and what it can do

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?

Looking to start working in animation, graphic design or motion graphics? Adobe Photoshop is the fundamental programme that ties them all together. Our course explores the interface, the basics, and get you started on working with the industry's choice in photo editing and photo manipulation.

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.

The further in advance you purchase the higher the savings.

Days in Advance

0 - 29 Nil
30 - 59 10%
60 - 89 20%
90 + 30%

The Introduction to Photoshop Course is based on practical, real-world production knowledge you can put to use from day one. It gently introduces the skills necessary to be able to create a variety of graphics work and will see you using the software with confidence and style.

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*.