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Adobe® Photoshop® CS4: Level 2

Course Specifications

Course number: 084052
Software: Adobe® Photoshop® CS4
Course length: 1.0 day(s)

Course Description

You familiarized yourself with the basic image editing tools of Adobe® Photoshop® CS4. Now, you may want to enhance images and work with videos. In this course, you will work with the advanced tools and features available in Photoshop CS4.

Course Objective: You will enhance your ability to create accurate masks and image effects, retouch images, work with video files, automate repetitive tasks, and integrate with other Adobe applications.

Target Student: This course is intended for the intermediate and advanced users of Photoshop.

Prerequisites: Before taking this course, students should have taken the Adobe® Photoshop® CS4: Level 1 course or have equivalent knowledge.

Delivery Method: Instructor led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.

Hardware Requirements

  • Intel® Pentium® 4, Intel® Centrino®, Intel® Xeon®, or Intel® Core™ Duo (or compatible) processor
  • 512 MB of RAM or above
  • 1 GB hard-disk space to install software, and an additional 500 MB to run the course
  • Color monitor with 16-bit or greater video card; 24-bit color recommended
  • A mouse or compatible tracking device
  • 1024 x 768 or higher monitor resolution
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Display system to project the instructor's computer screen

Platform Requirements

  • Windows XP

Software Requirements

  • Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 2
  • Adobe® Photoshop® CS4
  • Adobe® Acrobat Reader® 7.0 or above
  • Quick Time Player 5.0 or above

Performance-Based Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • use the tools available in Adobe Photoshop to enhance an image.
  • create and edit vector paths.
  • create custom fills and patterns.
  • work with layers.
  • automate tasks in Adobe Photoshop.
  • use the video tools available in Adobe Photoshop to edit and export video files.
  • work with other Adobe applications.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Enhancing Images
Topic 1A: Retouch Images
Topic 1B: Adjust Tonal Range Using Adjustment Layers


Lesson 2: Working with Vector Paths
Topic 2A: Create Vector Paths
Topic 2B: Edit Paths


Lesson 3: Applying Custom Fills
Topic 3A: Create Swatches and Gradients
Topic 3B: Create Custom Patterns and Brushes


Lesson 4: Working with Layers
Topic 4A: Blend Layers
Topic 4B: Work with Shape Layers
Topic 4C: Work with Masks
Topic 4D: Apply Special Effects to a Layer


Lesson 5: Automating Tasks
Topic 5A: Work with Actions
Topic 5B: Automate Tasks in Adobe Bridge


Lesson 6: Working with Video Files
Topic 6A: Edit Video Files
Topic 6B: Export Video Files


Lesson 7: Integrating with Other Adobe Applications
Topic 7A: Integrate with Adobe Illustrator
Topic 7B: Edit a Photoshop File with Adobe Acrobat


More Information
SKU 084052IE
Days Of Training 1.0
Course Number SELECT
Page Count 148
Product Type Print Courseware
Isbn 1424611806
Publication Date 2009-05-02 00:00:00
Curriculum Library Photoshop
Secondary Category Adobe Creative