Learn Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop


This beginner’s to intermediate class is powerful even if you have some previous experience with Photoshop. You’ll get a full update on new features, brush-up on tools and work-flows, and learn how to apply professional working techniques. Using real world image files and professional work-flows, you’ll learn how to:

  • Enhance and retouch digital photos

  • Create compelling composites

  • Output files ready for print or online publishing


  • Get familiar with the user interface, tools and workspaces, and learn important terms related to photo editing

  • Understand digital photos, pixels and image resolution, and get an overview of the different image file formats

  • Make photos look better using a variety of techniques

  • Maintain a non-destructive work-flow that enables future edits and corrections

  • Prepare photos for use in print publications, on the web, or in app development.

  • Use layers and layer groups to organize documents

  • Use selection tools and masks to isolate and work with parts of an image

  • Control image selecting and blending using the Select and Mask feature

  • Create versatile image compositions using Layers, Masks, and Text layers

  • Learn sophisticated retouching techniques using tools like the Spot Healing Brush and Clone Stamp tool

  • How does Photoshop interact with Lightroom

Class Dates

Saturday, August 4 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm; AND

Saturday, August 11 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm; AND

Saturday, August 18 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm; AND

Saturday, August 25 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm