Photoshop for Visual Design: Pro Tips and Techniques - S354

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Join visual designer and MAX Master Michael Flarup to learn actionable Photoshop tips and techniques. As Michael shares examples from his work, you’ll discover everything from essential shortcuts to boost your productivity to the secrets behind his signature colorful and dimensional app icon designs. If you’re an aspiring visual designer and Photoshop is your main tool for creating interfaces, icons, and branding, this session is guaranteed to give you at least one “Wow, I didn’t know Photoshop could do that!” moment.

In this session, you’ll learn:

  • The subtle art of balancing dimensionality and tactility in icon and UI design
  • Using layer styles to bend light and make any material from simple shape layers
  • Fake 3D for 2D designers

Technical Level: Intermediate

Session Type: Session

Category: How To

Track: Graphic Design

Audience: Graphic Designer

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