Photoshop for Photographers

Instructor: Dimitri Sagatov

This course is an introduction to the world of creative possibilities available to photographers through Adobe Photoshop. If your current photo editing process leaves something to be desired, Photoshop is a powerful program that will allow you to take your post processing to the next level. To take advantage of these powerful tools, a basic understanding of how and why Photoshop works is vital. Through detailed step-by-step instruction, students will develop a practical understanding of the Photoshop workspace, learning the foundational skills needed to use Photoshop with confidence. Using example images provided by the instructor, students will learn an effective workflow for importing images, editing with purpose, and outputting completed images for print and web use. Minimum of 5 students to confirm class.

REQUIRED: Students must bring a laptop, with mouse and power cord, and have Adobe Photoshop CS5 or higher installed. This course is designed for photographers who have a working knowledge of their computer operating system. Experience with one of the following: Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Apple Aperture or Adobe Camera Raw is STRONGLY RECOMMENDED. The course is taught on an Apple operating system.

Registration for Spring/Summer OPENS 4/6/18 at 9 am!

Wednesday 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Term 1, 3, 4 | Fee: $159 4 wk