Web Design & Architecture -- LIS 9723 logo

Three pics to download for today's tutorial:






Photoshop Introduction

AKA: Spacedog


Today we will be learning the essentials of how to use photoshop).  We will look at:

  • toolbar & menu (what Adobe calls "the work area")
  • layers
  • selecting
  • image adjustment
  • saving for the web

To start we need something to work with: download all three images in the right column.

Other Tutorials to Check out

An excellent tutorial on how to adjust levels

Color balance
You can also use the levels tool to balance your colors

Cropping to a specific size

Straightening and Cropping (CS5 Tutorial)

Adobe TV — Learn Photoshop (CS5 Tutorials
Photoshop Essentials (many tutorials, beginner to advanced, with pdfs)



Back to Top
Last updated:

Course Outline | Assignments | Exercises | Schedule | Resources & Links | Lab Tutorials

About the Site | Site Map | About Mark | ©2013-2014 Mark A. Rayner