Synopses & Reviews
Now fully updated to the new release of Adobe's Creative Suite, Exploring Photoshop CS4 shows how to use a great software tool to create dynamic design. Written by an author who is an experienced designer as well as computer graphics instructor, Exploring Photoshop CS4 is a designer-driven resource that examines the tools and features of Adobe Photoshop while showing how to maximize the potential of desktop digital imaging for graphics, illustration, composition, and special effects.
About the Author
Annesa Hartman holds a Masters in Teaching with Internet Technologies, focusing her attention on instructional design for online technologies as well as web and graphic design concepts and programs. Currently she is a Content Developer for Kaplan University, where she designs and develops online courses for educators. For more than 15 years Annesa has taught computer graphics courses while creating graphic design for clients around the world. She is the author of EXPLORING ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5, Exploring Adobe Flash CS5, and Producing Interactive Television.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: A Discovery Tour Chapter 2: The Staging Area Chapter 3: Image Essentials Chapter 4: Selecting and Transforming Chapter 5: Working with Color Chapter 6: Image Correction Chapter 7: Drawing and Painting Chapter 8: Masking Chapter 9: Layers, Compositing, and Process Chapter 10: Print Publishing Chapter 11: Web Publishing Chapter 12: A New Dimension (for Photoshop Extended version users)