Photoshop for Planners - Introduction

Adobe Photoshop is widely recognized among design professionals as the premier image editing software, with a great many valuable applications for urban planning. This course gives you a step-by-step introduction to the basic tools of Photoshop CS5.

This course was eligible for 1 AICP CM credit (Event #e.22582) for the period Jan 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013. Browse courses currently eligible for AICP CM credit.

In This Course

  1. Introduction to Photoshop - Why Learn? Free
    2 minutes 13 seconds
  2. Workspace Overview
    5 minutes 59 seconds
  3. Opening, Importing, Exporting Images and File Formats
    9 minutes 17 seconds
  4. Basic Tools
    6 minutes 33 seconds
  5. Resolution and Image Size
    9 minutes 25 seconds
  6. Selecting Elements
    12 minutes 30 seconds
  7. Keyboard Shortcuts
    7 minutes 17 seconds
  8. Working with Color
    11 minutes 17 seconds
  9. Metadata
    11 minutes 47 seconds
  10. Adjustments, Levels & Curves
    9 minutes 5 seconds
Mike Ernst instructor
Mike Ernst is an urban planner and designer whose work has focused on participatory planning, community outreach and innovative urban design through creative and engaging visual communication.