image manipulation in photoshop

Photoshop CC for Planners 1: Basic Functions

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

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Course Info

  • Duration 13 video lessons (64 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2015
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  • 1. Introduction (1 min)
  • 2. Overview (2 mins)
  • 3. Workspace Overview (4 mins)
  • 4. Opening, Importing, Saving, and Exporting (5 mins)
  • 5. Basic Tools Introduction (3 mins)
  • 6. Resolution and Image Size (6 mins)
  • 7. Selecting Elements (5 mins)
  • 8. Keyboard Shortcuts (5 mins)
  • 9. Working with Color (5 mins)
  • 10. Metadata (5 mins)
  • 11. Adjusting Levels (3 mins)
  • 12. Working with Layers (6 mins)
  • 13. Layer Styles (6 mins)

Course Description

Adobe Photoshop CC is widely recognized among design professionals as the premier image editing software, with a number of useful applications for urban planning. This course gives you a step-by-step introduction to the basic tools of Photoshop CC. By the end of this course, you'll know about basic tools and features, color manipulation, and working with layers. 

Learn these skills

  • Communications & Media
  • Drawing & Painting
  • Technology
  • Adobe Photoshop

AICP CM

This course is approved for 1 AICP CM credit.

CNU-A

This course is approved for 1 CNU-A credit.

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Mike Ernst

Mike Ernst

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.

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