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Photoshop CS5 for Planners - Introduction

Design professionals widely recognize Adobe Photoshop as the premier image editing software, with many valuable applications for urban planning. This course gives planners a step-by-step introduction to the basic tools of Photoshop CS5.

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Course Info

  • Duration 10 video lessons (85 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2012
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Browse Course Chapters

  • 1. Introduction to Photoshop - Why Learn? (2 mins)
  • 2. Workspace Overview (5 mins)
  • 3. Opening, Importing, Exporting Images, and File Formats (9 mins)
  • 4. Basic Tools (6 mins)
  • 5. Resolution and Image Size (9 mins)
  • 6. Selecting Elements (12 mins)
  • 7. Keyboard Shortcuts (7 mins)
  • 8. Working with Color (11 mins)
  • 9. Metadata (11 mins)
  • 10. Adjustments, Levels, and Curves (9 mins)

Course Description

Design professionals widely recognize Adobe Photoshop as the premier image editing software, with many valuable applications for urban planning. This course gives planners a step-by-step introduction to the basic tools of Photoshop CS5.

Learn these skills

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

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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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