10 Expert Photoshop Tips & Techniques
What You'll Learn
Part of our Digital Essentials series, these fast-paced, 2-hour workshops are designed to introduce you to cutting-edge topics quickly and affordably. These workshops explore transformative tools, technologies and ideas that can truly empower you in work, life and creative pursuits.
In this fast-paced, two-hour workshop you'll learn 10 tips, tricks and techniques from a Photoshop expert that you can put to use immediately after the class. This class is designed for Photoshop users who are looking for ways accomplish everyday tasks in Photoshop quicker and easier.
You'll Learn The Following Tips, Techniques and Tools
- Animated gifs (everyone loves them!)
- Better black and white: duo tones and black and white with one color
- Type behind objects
- Smart object filters
- Using actions to save time
- Color and light balancing photos
- Bigger, better panoramas
- Background removal, simple and complex
- Simple effective masks, type and objects
- Generating perfect font styles and hierarchy
Who Should Take This
Attendees should have a solid working knowledge of Photoshop to take advantage of these expert tips.
Presented By Michael Chavez
For over a decade, Michael has dedicated his professional life to the art of visual communication through graphic design. Michael Chavez has taught graphic design at various colleges and institutions while also successfully running his own single man design shop. He has also served on the board of AIGA Colorado since 2012. On a daily basis, Michael not only uses the industry standard of design software but he also teaches the use of those programs. He has worked on projects big and small, ranging from branding and identity programs to logo design, collateral, typographic expression, digital illustration and different formatting for print, web, and social media. Michael is a Colorado native who loves letterforms, bicycles, and enjoying the outdoors with his family.
BDA Members: $30.00