photosop elements training courses

Photoshop Elements Essentials 

By the end of the course you will be confident in using some of the essential features of Photoshop Elements, such as using  Quick Fix, Selections and Layers to manipulate images and photographs. Be prepared for a fun and creative day! Delegates must be confident in using Windows and a mouse. This course is for anyone who has never used Photoshop Elements before.

Available for Private and Tailored group events

This course is run privately for groups or 1-2-1 Coaching sessions

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Course Location

Happy London, Aldgate or at your premises.

Course Requirements

Delegates must be confident in using Windows and a mouse.

What You Will Learn

In particular you will be able to:

  • Import, sort, rate and tag and resize images
  • Use the Clone Stamp, Spot Healing Brush and the Healing Brush to remove defects from an image
  • Identify the differences between CMYK and RGB Colour Modes
  • Optimise the quality of your image for use on the Web
  • Unleash your creative potential!
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Timetable

Session 1

Organising images: Elements Organiser; Importing, Sorting, Rating & Tagging Images; Images Basics: Resolution, Image Size, Quick Fix Edits; Basic Editing from the Organizer; Resizing Images.

Session 2

Image Repair & Retouching: Cropping & Straightening an Image; Repairing Flaws; Image Sharpening; Removing unwanted elements; Colour Modes; Correcting Tone, Levels, Shadows and Colour.

Session 3

Compositing & Adjusting using Selections and Layers: Selection Tools; Modifying & Refining Selections; Copying an object from one image to another; Introduction to Layers; Renaming, Deleting, Hiding/Showing Layers; Using Adjustment Layers to correct an Image.

Session 4

Finishing & Exporting Images: Adding Text to an Image; Optimising Images for the Web; Preparing for print.


SMALL PRINT

The course will run from 10am to 4:45pm (light cold buffet 1pm to 1:45pm). Please be careful to arrive by 9.45am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 30 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.

Your Course Trainer

Pat Kelly

Pat Kelly

Pat is an experienced and versatile Certified IT Training Professional (TAP and TPMA Certified, MOS Expert). He's been our lead trainer in DTP / Photoshop packages for more than a decade.

Pat is also one of our most creative trainers: being a photographer, web-designer, director and actor.