Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Interface overview, part of Up and Running with Photoshop CS6.
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Before we dig any deeper into Photoshop, let's take a look at the interface and …just kind of get comfortable with what's going on here. …I find that just taking a minute and getting acclimated to a work space just …to helps you feel more comfortable as you work. …So, I've created this little interface guide.psd file you'll find in the chapter …three folder, the exercise files. And this'll kind of help you guide if you …wanted to leave this on screen or if you just wanted to look at this on my screen here. …As you can see here, we have the tools panel on the left-hand side. …And that's what this is, the tools panel. And tools are used when you want to do …something manually, like with your cursor.…
So if you wanted to paint, then you would go to the tools panel and look for the …Paintbrush tool, for example, in that case. …And obviously we'll talk a lot more about tools in the course. …I want to draw your attention to the bottom of the tools panel, you'll see two little …color swatches here. There's the one on the left, and the one …
- Getting images into Photoshop
- Creating and navigating documents
- Working with layers
- Cropping and straightening images
- Color correction
- Making selections
- Fixing image problems
- Working with effects
- Creating and editing text
- Exporting and printing
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
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1. Getting Started with Photoshop
2. Getting Images into Photoshop
3. Photoshop Basics
4. Image Basics
5. Color Correction
6. Making Selections
7. Fixing Image Problems
8. Working with Effects
9. Working with Text
10. Making Art
11. Exporting and Printing
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