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Learn Adobe Photoshop in Chicago, Online or Onsite

Adobe PhotoshopAdobe Photoshop Level 1

This comprehensive Photoshop course enables students to create professional, complex graphics and edit images. Become a Layer expert and work with Adjustment Layers, Masks, Smart Objects and Special Effects. Learn to prepare images for print and digital. Our Adobe Photoshop training classes feature free retakes for 8 months.

Adobe PhotoshopAdobe Photoshop Level 2

This intensive, advanced Photoshop class will teach you complex professional techniques with layers, retouching, and create precise, high-quality images. Create stunning images using nondestructive filtering with Smart Objects. In our class you will use Vanishing Point and Puppet Warp for high-end manipulations. Record Actions and use Batch Process for multiple images. Create complex Layer and Vector masks using Refine Edge and Smart Radius.

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Responsive Web & Mobile Design for Graphic Designers

Learn to design flexible, responsive layouts for mobile, tablets and desktop. Use Photoshop to build developer-ready files. Understand how to use grid Layout Systems like BootStrap and how to incorporate HTML5 and CSS into your design. Exporting options including scaling for Retina displays and different levels of compression.

Adobe Photoshop LogoPhotoshop Motion: Animation and Video in Photoshop

Learn to use the extensive motion capabilities to edit video, create animated GIF’s, presentations and more. Use the Timeline to rearrange video clips, make Frames from Layers, modify color, and add effects to create professional videos and animated GIF files. Students must know how to use Adobe Photoshop before taking this class.

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Adobe Photoshop & Camera RAW

This intensive, advanced Photoshop class will teach you complex professional techniques with layers, retouching, and create precise, high-quality images. Create stunning images using nondestructive filtering with Smart Objects. Use Vanishing Point and Puppet Warp for high-end manipulations. Record Actions and use Batch Process for multiple images. Create complex Layer and Vector masks using Refine Edge and Smart Radius.

 Adobe Photoshop3D With Adobe Photoshop

Dive into Photoshop’s 3D capabilities to easily create 3D Models, text effects and more. Learn how to use the Camera,  view controls and to set and change Environments. Add textures, change colors, and apply complex lighting effects to your 3D model. Understand what 3rd party resources such as PixelSquid that are available for obtaining 3D objects. Create 3D Meshes and extrude object, then render your final artwork.

Adobe Photoshop Training ClassAdobe Photoshop Training

From photo manipulation to web graphics creation to special Effects, Photoshop is the de facto industry leader! It is by far most popular software application for creating and modifying web images. Whether you’re new to Photoshop, or a seasoned expert, learn to master pixels and set up files with structure.

Our Adobe Authorized instructors will teach you to create and edit detailed designs, art, projects and more. Our Adobe Photoshop Training classes teach you to become a Layer Master and add special effects, hide parts of images with masks, crop non-destructively. Work with text, remove objects from images and more.

What is Photoshop used for?

Photoshop is used to edit and create images for digital, print and video. Graphic designers, art directors, web designers all rely on Photoshop to add graphics to projects.

I’m not a designer, can I learn Photoshop?

Yes! Everyone from administrative assistants to marketing professionals use Photoshop. Graphics are a big part of todays world, and knowing Photoshop can be a big asset.

I’ve been using Photoshop for a while, which class should I start with?

Many students that are “self taught” that choose to take Photoshop Level 1 to fill holes in their knowledge. Photoshop has come a long way, and each version brings a wealth of features that many sesoned users haven’t had the time to incorporate into their workflow.