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Photoshop CS5 - Level 1

New Horizons Computer Learning

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Midtown, Manhattan
462 Seventh Ave 6th Flr
Btwn W 36th & W 37th Streets
New York, New York 10018
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Class Level: Beginner
Average Class Size: 6

What you'll learn in this photoshop class:

In this course, students will learn to use layers and to apply layer effects and filters for creating special effects. Additionally, students will use painting tools and blending modes to enhance the appearance of your design.

Who Should Attend:
Students who wish to pursue a career in graphic design, photography or publishing, and want to start learning the Photoshop CS5 application.


Lesson 1: Initiating a Project
  • Plan a Project 
  • Identify Copyright and Citations Requirements
Lesson 2: Exploring the Adobe Photoshop CS5 Environment
  • Explore the Photoshop Interface 
  • Customize the Workspace 
  • Explore Adobe Bridge 
  • Use Photoshop Help
Lesson 3: Determining Graphic Type and Resolution
  • Differentiate Between Raster and Vector Graphics 
  • Understand Image Resolution
Lesson 4: Working with Selections
  • Create a Selection 
  • Save a Selection 
  • Modify a Selection 
  • Apply Color to a Selection
Lesson 5: Working with Layers
  • Create Layers 
  • Work with Type Layers 
  • Transform Layers 
  • Apply Styles 
  • Undo Previous Steps 
  • Manage Layers
Lesson 6: Enhancing Images with Paint and Filters
  • Paint on an Image 
  • Apply Filter Effects
Lesson 7: Exploring Image Modes and Color Adjustments
  • Explore Grayscale and Bitmap Modes 
  • Apply Color Adjustments
Lesson 8: Saving Images for Web and Print
  • Save Images for Print 
  • Save Images for the Web 
  • Save Images as PDF
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Cancellations may be made by calling or e-mailing your Account Executive. You will receive a 100% refund if you cancel according to the terms above for applications and technical classes.  

If you are a club member, you may be assessed a late fee of $50.00 for an applications class, and $200 for a technical class if you cancel late or do not show up for class.  

If you are a coupon holder, you will be assessed one coupon for each class that you do not show up for.


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