Adobe Photoshop Classes in Chicago, 8 Months Free Retakes

Hands-on training in Adobe Photoshop with a free 8 month retake policy. Taught by industry experts, our unparalleled classes are the best in the industry.

Adobe Photoshop Level 1

This class is for all levels of Photoshop user. Seasoned users may wish to take this class to fill in "holes" or rid themselves of bad habits in their Photoshop usage. Students will learn about Photoshop Layers, Layer Masks, Smart Objects, Text, Gradients, Adjustment Layers and more. Upon leaving this class, students will be able to create Photoshop images from scratch, and properly manipulate existing images.

Adobe Photoshop Level 2

This workshop covers the advanced features of Photoshop.You will learn to use Levels & Curves to correct color & tonal range, create complex Layer Masks & Vector Masks, use the History Brush, create Actions & Batch Process files, work with Alpha Channels, properly use Device Central, use Auto Align to create panoramas, and more!

Web and Mobile Design with Photoshop CC

This 1 day class is for current Photoshop users who want to transition their skills to developing for the web. Learn the importance of organizing your mock ups for developers, best practices for responsive design. We will develop elements for both web, mobile and iPhone in addition to completing a wireframe from start to finish.

Mobile Application UI Design with Photoshop

This course will give current Photoshop users the skills to build attractive UI designs for iOS and Android mobile devices. Students Learn how to create custom graphics for apps, create pixel-perfect designs, and understand the requirements for the App Store.

Adobe Photoshop and Camera RAW for Photographers

This course is designed to help companies and individuals learn the required skills to start making their own photographs for commercial use. We’ll cover the subjects of choosing the right camera for the job, how to light and photograph both flat artwork and 3-D artwork, why and how to work in camera raw, how to color manage your workflow, and how to prepare photographs to go to press.

About our Photoshop Training

Photoshop can be daunting, for new and seasoned users alike. Our Photoshop classes are packed with real-world, fun exercises that help you both user Photoshop properly, and unleash your creativity. Our classes are designed to incorporate student's needs along with our published outline.

Our instructors are top industry experts who bring their engaging style to each and every Photoshop class. Each instructor is an Adobe Certified Expert and Adobe Certified Instructor with a wealth of knowledge.

What type of Class do you Need?

Hands-On Classroom Training in Chicago

Our training center is in downtown Chicago in which each student is provided their own computer, Mac or Windows. Our Photoshop class size maxes out at 10 students, and include a free 8 month retake policy.

Online Training

We also offer online training that you can participate in anywhere. Online classes follow the same teacher-student style, but you participate remotely. You can ask questions, and interact with other students the same way you would at our Chicago facility.

Onsite Training

We also can send an instructor to your office and deliver customized Photoshop training. We are happy to incorporate any projects or files into the class. If you have a group, this can be more cost effective.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is Photoshop?

A: Photoshop is an Adobe application that allows you to edit or stylize photos or graphics. You can retouch, distort and manipulate pixels. It’s used by photographers and graphic designers.

Q: Where can I get Photoshop for free?

A: Photoshop is not free. If you’re a student, you can buy a monthly subscription for $19 a month, and the professional version is $49 a month. Adobe does offer promotions with better pricing from time to time. Alternatives are The GIMP or Paint.NET, but professionals use Photoshop.

Q: Where can I find Photoshop tutorials?

A: There are hundreds of resources to learn Photoshop. Lynda.com is a good paid resource, and there are many free resources such as http://www.photoshopessentials.com/

Q: Are YouTube videos worth watching?

A: YouTube is a great resource to learn Photoshop, but be aware that anyone can post videos. There are free Lynda.com videos, and other reputable professionals such as Ben Wilmore and Deke McClelland.