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Design Techniques

Whether you're an aspiring graphic designer or simply a visual design enthusiast, learn about design techniques with our expert-led training. In these video courses, you'll get design tips, techniques, and best practices for using InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and more.
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Working with Illustrator

    Learn to toggle between Illustrator and Photoshop and take advantage of the strongest features in each program.

    3h 6m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Filters

    Teaches designers how to maximize the potential of filters with use of Smart Objects, blending modes, and filter masks.

    5h 37m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Type Effects

    Describes various approaches to illustrating concepts with type, translating them into digital techniques in Photoshop and Illustrator.

    4h 36m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Color

    Focuses on the different tools and features in Photoshop designed for choosing, applying, and editing color.

    5h 18m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Textures

    Create textures that create visual interest, heighten realism, and add dimension to Photoshop artwork.

    4h 38m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Shape Layers

    Covers the ins and outs of creating professional designs and artwork using crisp, scalable vector graphics in Photoshop.

    2h 53m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Type Essentials

    Explains the fundamental concepts and techniques for working with type in Photoshop.

    2h 37m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Layer Effects

    Create editable, non-destructive effects such as shadows, glows, textures, and much more with layer effects in Photoshop.

    3h 3m
    Intermediate
     
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