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Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book

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  • Copyright 2012
  • Dimensions: 7-3/8" x 9-1/8"
  • Pages: 432
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-321-82733-3
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-321-82733-3

Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop CS6 choose Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 14 project-based lessons in this book show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working in Photoshop CS6 and how to manipulate images, edit motion-based content, and create image composites.

In addition to learning the key elements of the Photoshop interface, this completely revised CS6 edition covers new features, including precise cropping with multiple overlays, expanded content-aware toolkit with skin tone-aware selections and masking, three new blur effects, re-engineered design tools, adaptive Wide Angle adjustments, improved Camera Raw engine, improved auto corrections, Background Save and Auto-recovery, modernized user interface, intuitive video enhancements, simplified 3D interface, improved editing speed with real-time results, and more.

In addition to the lesson files, the companion DVD will feature 2 hours of free video tutorials from Adobe Photoshop CS6: Learn by Video by Adobe Press and video2brain, a great added value!

“The Classroom in a Book series is by far the best training material on the market. Everything you need to master the software is included: clear explanations of each lesson, step-by-step instructions, and the project files for the students.” —Barbara Binder, Adobe Certified Instructor, Rocky Mountain Training

Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, helps you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.

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Excerpts

Basic Photo Corrections in Adobe Photoshop CS6

Masks and Channels in Adobe Photoshop CS6

Using the New Content-Aware Move and Interactive Blur in Adobe Photoshop CS6

Vector Drawing Techniques in Adobe Photoshop CS6

Working with 3D Images in Adobe Photoshop CS6

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Download CHAPTER 4 LAYER BASICS

Table of Contents

Getting Started

Chapter 1: Getting to Know the Work Area

Chapter 2: Basic Photo Corrections

Chapter 3: Working with Selections

Chapter 4: Layer Basics

Chapter 5: Correcting and Enhancing Digital Photographs

Chapter 6: Masks and Channels

Chapter 7: Typographic Design

Chapter 8: Vector Drawing Techniques

Chapter 9: Advanced Compositing

Chapter 10: Editing Video

Chapter 11: Painting

Chapter 12: Working with 3D Images

Chapter 13: Preparing Files for the Web

Chapter 14: Producing and Printing Consistent Color

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