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Photoshop CS6: Visual QuickStart Guide

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  • Copyright 2012
  • Dimensions: 7" x 9"
  • Pages: 496
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-321-82218-8
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-321-82218-5

This best-selling guide from authors Elaine Weinmann and Peter Lourekas has been the go-to tutorial and reference book for photography/design professionals and the textbook of choice in college classrooms for decades. This edition includes their trademark features of clear, concise, step-by-step instructions; hundreds of full-color images; screen captures of program features; and supplemental tips and sidebars in every chapter.  

Among the new CS6 features covered in this extensively updated guide are: Field Blur, Iris Blur and Tilt-Shift filters; Properties panel; Exporting and Importing presets; Content-Aware Move tool and Content-Aware option for the Patch tool; Timeline panel for video editing; Photographic Toning libraries for Gradient Map adjustments; and Open Type options. Improved CS6 features covered: Crop tool options and features, Adjustment Brush tool in Camera Raw, and Vector masks.   

New and updated Photoshop CS6 features are clearly marked with bright red stars in both the table of contents and main text.

Includes Free eBook and Video Access

In addition to concise, step-by-step explanations of core tools and tasks, with plenty of helpful screen shots to keep you on track as you work, Photoshop CS6: Visual QuickStart Guide includes an hour-long HD video and eBook. In addition to reading about how to use the tool, you can watch it in action. You can also download digital versions of this book to load on the mobile device of your choice so that you can continue learning whenever and wherever you are. We provide you with both the ePub and PDF to ensure that you get the experience that best suits your viewing needs.


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How to Use Filters in Photoshop CS6

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How to Use the Field Blur Filter in Photoshop CS6

Using the Crop Tool in Photoshop CS6

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Table of Contents

1: Color Management
2: Creating Files
3: Bridge
4: Camera Raw
5: Workspaces
6: Panels
7: Pixel Basics
8: Layer Essentials
9: Selections and Masks
10: History
11: Using Color
12: Adjustments
13: Combining Images
14: Brushes
15: Retouching
16: Refocusing
17: Fun with Layers
18: Filters
19: Type
20: Layer Styles
21 Vector Shapes and Masks
22: Actions
23: Presentation
24: Preferences
25: Print and Export

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