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Adobe Photoshop - Advanced

 

Discover the powerful imaging and editing features of Adobe Photoshop. Learn how to work with multiple layers by creating groups, and gain knowledge of blending modes, smart objects and layer comps. A more extensive chapter on working with color will be covered, as well as the use of masks, and how to handle vector layers, shapes and paths. Plus, touch on fun things including creative image effects such as warping, liquefy and smart filters, too.

With a focus on web production, learn these advanced tools and how to design graphics for mobile phones, tablets and desktop computers.

Take this course individually or as part of the Web or Digital Marketing Certificate programs.

Who Should Attend

Those familiar with Photoshop basics who want to learn more about the program's advanced capabilities.

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Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Create a custom web workspace for maximum efficiency
  • Drawing, coloring and optimizing web graphics
  • Creating vector shapes and text that scale seamlessly
  • Mastering transparency and building navigation bars and buttons

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Course Outline/Topics

Topics Include:

  • Designing for screens
  • Working with color
  • Working with layers
  • Working with shapes and objects
  • Creating wireframes
  • Working with text
  • Using layer styles
  • Creating a website mockup
  • Optimizing web graphics
  • Understanding web file formats

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This program can be applied toward the:

Prerequisites
Adobe Photoshop - Basics OR equivalent experience

"I enjoyed the hands on exercises and the free textbook provided to the students for future reference. Videos were shown which helped to break up the assignments and change things up!"
student, 2014

"I loved this class! It provided great information, and the class was well organized."
student, 2014

  Sessions  
Tue., Nov. 11
8:30am-4:30pm
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education (Click link for directions)
Instructor: Shelly Rosenquist
$324
CEUs: 0.7
Enrollment Limit: 20
Program No. 5026-7425
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Tue., Mar. 24, 2015
8:30am-4:30pm
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education (Click link for directions)
Instructor: Shelly Rosenquist
$324
CEUs: 0.7
Enrollment Limit: 20
Program No. 5026-7422
Register Now
 
  Related Courses  
Adobe InDesign - Basics
Adobe Photoshop - Basics
Adobe Illustrator - Basics
 
For more information, contact:
Pam Nellen, Program Manager, Business and Technology Programs, nellenp@uwm.edu, 414-227-3208
 

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