Synopses & Reviews
Part of the highly successful Shelly Cashman series, ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5: COMPREHENSIVE follows the proven Shelly Cashman step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach to learning the Photoshop CS5 software.
About the Author
Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years. Joy L. Starks is a Professor of Computer and Information Technology at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. She has written chapters in several of the Shelly Cashman Series Office books and authored the Photoshop, Java Programming, and Microsoft Publisher series of books. As well as speaking engagements, she also hosts the nationally-renowned Tech Camp for Teachers on the IUPUI campus each summer. Alec Fehl is an instructor of Business Computer Technologies at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College. He has authored or co-authored books in a wide range of computer topics, including Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Office, A+/Net+ Certification, XHTML/CSS, and computer security and maintenance.
Table of Contents
1. Editing a Photo. 2. Using Selection Tools. 3. Working with Layers. 4. Drawing and Painting with Color. 5. Enhancing and Repairing Photos. 6. Applying Filters and Patterns. 7. Creating Color Channels and Actions. 8. Working with Vector Graphics. 9. Creating Web Pages and Animations. Appendix A: Project Planning Guidelines. Appendix B: Graphic Design Overview. Appendix C: Changing Screen Resolution and Editing Preferences. Appendix D: Using Photoshop Help. Appendix E: Using Adobe Bridge CS5.