The host, Deke McClelland, provides more than eight hours of detailed instruction for advanced Photoshop topics including 16-bit support, HDR integration, tools for adding sharpness and removing blur and noise, as well as how to apply duotones, spot colours, and gradients. Advanced Photoshop techniques are unveiled in this in-depth series. Become an expert in Adobe’s flagship graphics application by following along with your host, Photoshop guru, Deke McClelland.
Learning with Study 365 has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand. This course is comprised of professional learning material, all delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months).
This course consists of the following:
- Module 01: Setting up ‘Shop
- Module 02: Advanced Levels and 16 Bit
- Module 03: The Bridge and Camera RAW
- Module 04: The Wonders of HDR
- Module 05: The Art of Sharpen
- Module 06: Adding Blur and Removing Noise
- Module 07: Mixing the Perfect Monochrome
- Module 08: Duotones, Spot Colours, and Gradient Maps
- Module 09: Advanced Retouching Techniques
- Module 10: Vanishing Point
- Module 11: Smart Objects
From the day you purchase the course, you will have 12 months access to the online study platform. As the course is self-paced you can decide how fast or slow the training goes, and are able to complete the course in stages, revisiting the training at any time.
Method of Assessment:
At the end of the course, you will have one assignment to be submitted (you need a mark of 65% to pass) and you can submit the assignment at any time. You will only need to pay £19 for assessment and certification when you submit the assignment. You will receive the results within 72 hours of submittal, and will be sent a certificate in 7-14 days if you have successfully passed.
Successful candidates will be awarded a certificate for Adobe Photoshop CS2: Advanced.
Learners must be age 16 or over and should have a basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy, and ICT.
This course could help you pursue a career in any of the following industries:
- Image editing
- Graphic design
In 1985, Deke McClelland oversaw the implementation of the first personal computer-based production department in Boulder, Colorado. He later graduated to be artistic director for Publishing Resources, one of the earliest all-PostScript service bureaus in the United States.
These days, Deke is a well-known expert and lecturer on Adobe Photoshop and the larger realm of computer graphics and design. He serves as host to the interactive Video Workshop that ships with Photoshop CS as well as the exhaustive and entertaining Total Training for Adobe Photoshop CS. His other DVD- and CD-based video series include Total Training for Adobe Illustrator CS and Total Training Presents: Photoshop Elements 3 Unleashed and QuarkXPress to Adobe InDesign CS—Making the Switch.