Photoshop for Photographers Part 2: Effects and Layers - L6411b

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Ready for an out-of-this-world adventure — Photoshop style? Explore new horizons and discover how simple it can be to turn ordinary images into something entirely new. We all love Photoshop Lightroom, but if you want to take your photos and transform them or combine them into something really unique, you need to harness the power of Photoshop as well. Blast off with photographer and educator Khara Plicanic as your guide in this fun, follow-along lab for a fantastic walk-through of the basics. In Part 2, you’ll add to your Photoshop skills by exploring critical effects and advanced manipulation of layers.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Distort and otherwise manipulate layers
  • Create a simple layer mask
  • Add color and special effects

Technical Level: Beginner, Intermediate

Type: Lab

Category: How To

Track: Graphic Design, Photography

Audience: Graphic Designer, Photographer