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1: Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CC
2: Before you start this Adobe Photoshop CC Tutorial
3: How to use layers in Adobe Photoshop CC
4: Basic navigation & how to combine images in Photoshop
Color & Adjustment Layers
5: How to fix an image using levels in Photoshop CC
6: How to enhance colors in Photoshop using vibrance
7: How to change the color of something in Photoshop using Hue
8: How to change just one color in Adobe Photoshop CC
9: How to make an image black & white in Photoshop CC
10: How to add a gradient to an image & text in Photoshop
11: Creating a specific sized document Adobe Photoshop CC
12: How to draw star square circle shape in Photoshop CC
13: Stealing Colors & Adobe Color Themes
14: How to create text in Adobe Photoshop CC
15: How to warp text in Adobe Photoshop CC
16: How to get text to follow a line or circle in Photoshop
17: How to add a line around the outside of type in Photoshop
18: How to a bevel or emboss to text in Photoshop CC
19: How to add a drop shadow to text in Photoshop CC
20: Presenting your Photoshop work for your portfolio
21: Project 1 - Creating your own postcard
22: How to crop an image in Adobe Photoshop CC
23: How to crop an image for a frame in Adobe Photoshop CC
24: How to straighten the horizon line using Photoshop CC
Selections & Masking
25: How to copy from one image to another in Photoshop CC
26: How to crop images inside of text
27: How to remove the background in Adobe Photoshop CC
28: Class Project - Quick Select Tool
29: How to put text behind a person in Adobe Photoshop CC
30: How to create a layer mask in Adobe Photoshop CC
31: Class project - Cut a person out & put them into another image in Photoshop
32: How to blend fade one image into another in Photoshop CC
33: How to weave text in and out of a Photoshop image
34: How to select hair in Adobe Photoshop CC
35: Class Project - Selecting hair
36: How to select things with straight edges in Adobe Photoshop CC
37: How to get text to interact with ink & plants in Photoshop CC
38: Class Project - Text & Image Interaction
39: How to add filters & effects in Adobe Photoshop
40: How to turn an image into a painting in Adobe Photoshop
41: Class Project – Oil Painting
42: How to create the Dotted Halftone Poster Effect in Photoshop
43: Class exercise - Halftone
44: How to fake realistic motion blur in Adobe Photoshop CC
45: The Lens Flare right of passage in Adobe Photoshop
46: What is a smart object in Adobe Photoshop CC
Transform & Distort
47: How to bend a logo onto an image realistically in Photoshop
48: How to make a sky peeling like fabric revealing background in Photoshop
49: Class Project - Peeling Sky
50: How to shrink body parts in Adobe Photoshop CC using liquify
51: How to create dripping paint text effect in Photoshop CC
52: Class Project - Drippy Paint Text
53: How to remove people & text from a picture in Photoshop
54: Use Google Images to find your image before retouching
55: How to remove red eye from photographs in Photoshop
56: How to retouch skin in Adobe Photoshop CC
57: Class Project - Retouching
58: Enhancing eyes in Adobe Photoshop CC
59: How to fix teeth in Adobe Photoshop CC
60: How to instantly remove the white background of a logo in Photoshop
61: Using blending modes as color accents in Photoshop
62: How to put images inside a bottle using Photoshop
63: Class Project - Boat in a bottle
64: How to create the spotify Duotone effect in adobe Photoshop
65: Class Project - Duotones
66: How to create the 3D glasses Anaglyph effect in Adobe Photoshop
67: Class Project - Anaglyph Effect
68: How to create a vintage instagram Matte Photo in Photoshop
69: Class Project - Vintage Matte Photo
70: How to create the paper cut effect in Adobe Photoshop CC
71: Class Project - Paper Cut Effect
72: How to use an Artboard in Adobe Photoshop CC
Color modes & Resolution
73: What is the difference between RGB and CMYK in Adobe Photoshop CC
74: How do you change the resolution to 300dpi in Photoshop CC
75: Basic introduction to using a wacom tablet with Photoshop
76: How to create splatter paint effects in Adobe Photoshop CC
77: Class Project - Ink Splats
78: How to create dripping paint ink effect in Photoshop
79: Class Project - Dripping Paint Brush
80: How to create smoke with an image inside it using Photoshop CC
81: Class Project - Smoke effect
82: How to make a Long vector hard shadow in Photoshop
83: How to cast a realistic shadow on the ground in Photoshop
84: Bending or curved shadow under an image in Photoshop
85: How to export images from Photoshop for print web & social media
86: BONUS: Software Updates
87: What next after your Photoshop Essentials class
Hi there, my name is Dan Scott. I am an Adobe Certified Instructor (ACI) for Photoshop.
In this course I will teach you everything you need to know about getting started with Photoshop.
This course is for beginners. You do not need any previous knowledge of Photoshop, photography or design. We will start right at the beginning and work our way through step by step.
You will learn the Photoshop 'secret sauce' whereby we will magically enhance our background and when necessary completely remove people from images.
By the end of this course you'll posess super skills!
Learn the skills to mask anything… including the dreaded hair.
Using your amazing new masking skills, you will be able to clearcut images.
You will learn how to make type interactive.
Together we will look at popular current visual styles and learn the tools and tricks necessary to recreate them.
There is a fun section where you will learn how to distort, transform and manipulate images.
We will create our own graphics using simple techniques from scratch.
I will teach you to retouch photographs like a professional..
Finally - any good Photoshop user should know how to put an island inside a bottle!
There are exercise files available to download so that you can follow along with me in the videos. There are lots of assignments I will set so that you can practice the skills you have learned.
If you have never opened Photoshop before or you have already opened Photoshop and are struggling with the basics, follow me and together we will learn how to make beautiful images using Photoshop.
Get the completed files here