Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Painting, part of Up and Running with Photoshop CS6.
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Whether you consider yourself a painter or not, or you plan on doing digital …painting in Photoshop, painting in Photoshop is one of those things you need …to be aware of mostly because a lot of tools, especially these ones here. …These are kind of like the image retouching tools, all of these use …brushes, at least most of them do, to do their work. …So what I'm going to do, is I'm going to go down here, and second from the bottom, …I'm going to choose the Brush tool. And if I click and hold the mouse down …you'll see that there are several tools grouped with this tool, but I actually …want the Brush tool, and then we get this little cursor.…
And this represents our brush. Now, before I do anything, I want to make …sure that I'm on a separate, new blank layer, and not the background layer, …because I want control over what I create. …So, I'm going to create a new layer, a new blank layer, and now I'm free to paint. …However, if I were to paint, nothing happens because, when we paint, we're …
- 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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