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Paint Shop Pro X Essential Training

with David Rivers

Video: Exploring the interface

How to acquire and download images, work with materials, work with layers, and enhance images.
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  1. 19m 13s
    1. Exploring the interface
      8m 14s
    2. Customizing the interface
      9m 17s
    3. Resetting the interface
      1m 42s
  2. 28m 50s
    1. Finding and opening photos
      6m 29s
    2. Downloading photos from a digital camera
      5m 19s
    3. Scanning photos
      2m 19s
    4. Capturing photos
      3m 24s
    5. Opening new images
      5m 7s
    6. Saving images
      6m 12s
  3. 23m 31s
    1. Exploring and navigating
      6m 30s
    2. Organizing images
      3m 59s
    3. Batch renaming images
      4m 23s
    4. Sorting images
      3m 57s
    5. Finding images
      2m 23s
    6. Rotating images
      2m 19s
  4. 7m 58s
    1. Undoing and redoing commands
      3m 13s
    2. Using the History Palette
      4m 45s
  5. 28m 6s
    1. Understanding the Materials Palette
      8m 2s
    2. Choosing color
      4m 38s
    3. Choosing gradients
      3m 24s
    4. Choosing patterns
      2m 17s
    5. Choosing textures
      2m 55s
    6. Choosing swatches
      6m 50s
  6. 44m 23s
    1. Understanding layers
      6m 15s
    2. Creating, duplicating and deleting layers
      7m 42s
    3. Renaming layers
      4m 0s
    4. Moving and arranging layers
      4m 6s
    5. Linking layers
      4m 50s
    6. Adjusting layer opacity
      2m 0s
    7. Using layer blending modes
      3m 0s
    8. Grouping layers
      5m 13s
    9. Highlighting layers
      2m 47s
    10. Merging layers
      4m 30s
  7. 59m 48s
    1. Understanding selections, channels and masks
      4m 41s
    2. Drawing selections
      4m 37s
    3. Modifying selections
      6m 55s
    4. Using the Freehand Selection tool
      8m 39s
    5. Using the Magic Wand tool
      3m 8s
    6. Painting selections
      5m 10s
    7. Copying and pasting selections
      4m 15s
    8. Saving and loading selections to disk
      3m 3s
    9. Saving and loading selections as alpha channels
      2m 58s
    10. Loading pre-made masks
      5m 24s
    11. Creative masks
      7m 58s
    12. Saving masks
      3m 0s
  8. 20m 59s
    1. Resizing
      6m 41s
    2. Adding borders
      1m 44s
    3. Rotating, mirroring and flipping
      2m 30s
    4. Cropping
      2m 44s
    5. Cropping for specific print sizes
      1m 22s
    6. Straightening crooked images
      2m 9s
    7. Straightening objects
      1m 45s
    8. Correcting perspective
      2m 4s
  9. 1h 4m
    1. Using One-Step Photo Fix
      1m 45s
    2. Using Smart Fix
      4m 8s
    3. Using automatic adjustments
      4m 14s
    4. Removing color casts
      3m 21s
    5. Balancing colors
      9m 45s
    6. Adjusting hue and saturation
      7m 12s
    7. Correcting underexposed images
      2m 28s
    8. Correcting overexposed images
      1m 56s
    9. Setting black and white points
      2m 34s
    10. Adjusting brightness and contrast
      6m 53s
    11. Adjusting lighting with curves
      4m 44s
    12. Adjusting lighting with levels
      3m 17s
    13. Using the histogram
      7m 7s
    14. Using adjustment layers
      5m 11s
  10. 17m 41s
    1. Removing noise
      8m 12s
    2. Correcting chromatic aberration
      2m 20s
    3. Softening images
      3m 0s
    4. Sharpening images
      4m 9s
  11. 19m 56s
    1. Repairing red-eye
      9m 14s
    2. Removing dust and scratches
      2m 53s
    3. Removing blemishes
      2m 6s
    4. Whitening teeth
      1m 4s
    5. Adding facial color
      2m 37s
    6. Removing wrinkles
      2m 2s
  12. 6m 53s
    1. Opening and editing RAW files
      4m 21s
    2. Setting RAW preferences
      2m 32s
  13. 15m 10s
    1. Understanding the Painting tools
      4m 56s
    2. Mixing colors
      5m 13s
    3. Creating paintings from photos
      5m 1s
  14. 26m 26s
    1. Creating black and white images
      1m 37s
    2. Creating sepia images
      1m 44s
    3. Creating drawings
      2m 39s
    4. Creating paintings
      2m 53s
    5. Adding texture
      6m 14s
    6. Creating halftones
      3m 15s
    7. Simulating depth of field
      3m 42s
    8. Simulating motion
      4m 22s
  15. 28m 31s
    1. Framing photos
      3m 10s
    2. Removing and replacing
      4m 50s
    3. Hand tinting photos
      4m 27s
    4. Changing the color of objects
      2m 17s
    5. Creating collages with the Painting tool
      7m 1s
    6. Creating collages by selecting, cutting and pasting
      6m 46s
  16. 17m 32s
    1. Creating and editing text
      5m 55s
    2. Creating text on a path
      3m 48s
    3. Rasterizing text
      3m 9s
    4. Applying drop shadows
      4m 40s
  17. 32m 4s
    1. Using preset shapes
      3m 43s
    2. Reshaping
      2m 53s
    3. Saving shapes
      2m 27s
    4. Drawing and editing with the Pen tool
      7m 57s
    5. Aligning and arranging
      5m 25s
    6. Rasterizing objects
      2m 33s
    7. Applying effects
      7m 6s
  18. 16m 19s
    1. Printing single images
      5m 36s
    2. Printing with a template
      7m 28s
    3. Printing multiple images
      3m 15s
  19. 15m 53s
    1. JPEG vs. GIF
      3m 21s
    2. Optimizing JPEGs
      3m 41s
    3. Optimizing GIFs
      4m 53s
    4. Optimizing Transparent GIFs
      3m 58s
  20. 12m 11s
    1. Playing scripts
      2m 24s
    2. Recording and saving scripts
      5m 40s
    3. Batch processing
      4m 7s
  21. 27m 20s
    1. Working with folders
      9m 50s
    2. Selecting, moving and deleting photos
      2m 42s
    3. Working with collections
      5m 28s
    4. Using Photo Trays
      3m 40s
    5. Creating favorite photos
      2m 2s
    6. Cataloging folders and photos
      3m 38s
  22. 12m 57s
    1. Fixing photos in one step
      2m 2s
    2. Fixing photos using the Adjust Wizard
      2m 35s
    3. Removing red-eye
      2m 8s
    4. Cropping photos
      2m 12s
    5. Converting photos
      1m 12s
    6. Adding borders, edges and frames
      2m 48s
  23. 12m 40s
    1. Creating greeting cards
      5m 46s
    2. Creating collages
      2m 44s
    3. Creating magazine covers
      4m 10s
  24. 5m 57s
    1. Printing photos
      2m 24s
    2. E-mailing photos
      1m 33s
    3. Making a QuickCD
      2m 0s

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Paint Shop Pro X Essential Training
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Paint Shop Pro X Essential Training with David Rivers is a video based tutorial designed to help new and existing users learn the basics and new features of Paint Shop Pro X. The training begins with an overview of the Paint Shop Pro X interface, shows how to acquire and download images from scanners, or digital cameras, including RAW images, how to work with materials, such as colors, gradients, and patterns, and how to work with layers, selections, masks, and channels. It also shows you how to enhance and improve your digital photographs with tone and color correction techniques and noise reduction. You will learn how to simulate photographic effects, such as working with color filters, infrared black and white and depth of field. Plus, you'll learn how to work with Corel Photo Album 6 to organize and share your digital photographs. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

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