Synopses & Reviews
Discover all that Adobe Photoshop CS5 has to offer! With detailed attention to artistic and technical features alike, ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 REVEALED provides a solid foundation for those looking to learn this industry-standard program. Real-world, practical examples and step-by-step instruction throughout offer well-rounded, comprehensive coverage. With extensive four-color artwork and screenshots that support and clarify key concepts, ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 REVEALED is a valuable resource that will give readers the confidence they need to edit images with skill and ease using Photoshop CS5.
About the Author
Elizabeth Eisner Reding has authored numerous best-selling textbooks for Course Technology on a variety of software programs, including Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Publisher. She combines a solid understanding of today's learners with her extensive knowledge of leading technology resources. Living in New Mexico with her husband, she spends her free time designing and creating stained-glass decorative pieces, water gardening, mountain biking, and collecting Southwestern art.
Table of Contents
1. Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop CS5. 2. Working with Photoshop. 3. Working with Layers. 4. Making Selections. 5. Incorporating Color Techniques. 6. Placing Type in an Image. 7. Using Painting Tools. 8. Working with Special Layer Functions. 9. Creating Special Effects with Filters. 10. Enhancing Specific Selections. 11. Adjusting Colors. 12. Using Clipping Masks, Paths, and Shapes. 13. Transforming Type. 14. Liquifying an Image. 15. Performing Image Surgery. 16. Annotating and Automating an Image. 17. Creating Images for the Web. 18. Working with Animation, Video, and Photography.