Graphic Designing

Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator Training

  • Working with Illustrator’s Interface
  • Working with Illustrator Documents
  • Understanding Drawing and Painting Techniques
  • Creating Objects, Graphs, and Symbols
  • Learning How to Select and Edit
  • Understanding Color, Gradients, and Mesh
  • Using Illustrator to Organize Objects
  • Working with Type
  • Using Creative Strokes and Fills with Patterns
  • Applying Transformations and Distortions
  • Using Path Blends, Compound Paths, and Masks
  • Using Live Trace
  • Working with Graphic Styles and Effects
  • Creating 3-D in Illustrator
  • Customizing and Automating Illustrator
  • Understanding PostScript and Printing
  • Creating Web Graphics
  • Illustrator Workflow

Adobe Photoshop Training

Adobe Photoshop Course Contents

  • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
  • Lets get familiar with the Tools panel
  • Run through of the Tools panel
  • Switching tools using the keyboard
  • Dark or Light Interface
  • Navigating your image
  • Navigating tabs and windows
  • Panels and workspaces
  • Zooming in and zooming out
  • Entering a custom zoom value
  • Scrolling and panning images
  • Rotating the view
  • Working with tabbed documents
  • Arranging documents
  • Cycling between screen modes
  • Switching tools using the keyboard
  • Customizing the keyboard shortcuts

OPENING AND SETTING UP A DOCUMENT

  • Opening from files from Windows and Mac
  • Opening from Adobe Photoshop or Bridge
  • Opening an image from Bridge
  • An overview of Bridge
  • Closing images

DIGITAL IMAGING FUNDAMENTALS

  • Image size and resolution
  • The Image Size command
  • Resolution standards
  • Up sampling and what happens when you do
  • Changing the print size
  • Down sampling for print and web
  • The interpolation algorithms
  • Best practices

CROP AND STRAIGHTEN

  • The new and improved Crop tool
  • Straightening a crooked image
  • Using the Perspective Crop tool
  • Automatically Cropping and Straightening scanned images
  • The Rule of Thirds

EXTENDING IMAGES

  • Creating a border around your image
  • Extending the canvas
  • Using Content Aware Extend
  • Using Content Aware Fill
  • Using Content Aware Scale

ADJUSTING IMAGE LUMINANCE

  • Let there be Luminance
  • The Auto commands
  • Adjustments using Brightness/Contrast
  • Adjustments using Levels
  • Adjustments using Curves
  • Working non-destructively with adjustment layers
  • Editing adjustment layers
  • Isolating an adjustment with a layer mask
  • Hello to the histogram
  • Basics of the Shadows/Highlights command

ADJUSTING COLOURS

  • Gather logs
  • Assessing an image
  • Identifying a colour cast and how to correct it
  • Correcting a colour cast automatically
  • Changing the colour balance using levels
  • Changing the colour balance using Colour Balance
  • Adjusting colour intensity with Vibrance
  • The Hue/Saturation command

THE UNDO AND THE HISTORY PANEL

  • Undo
  • Utilizing the History Panel
  • Creating a Snapshot
  • Creating a new Document from a History State

SELECTIONS

  • What are selections and why we use them?
  • The Marquee tools
  • Getting to know the Lasso tools
  • Magic Wand and Quick Mask tools
  • Adding to and subtracting from Selections
  • Modifying Selections
  • Saving and Loading Selections
  • Meet the Channels Panel

MASKING

  • Understanding what a mask is and does
  • Working with Layer Masks

BASIC RETOUCHING

  • Using the Spot Healing Brush
  • Using the Healing Brush
  • Using the Patch Tool
  • The good old Clone Stamp tool
  • The Dodge and Burn tools
  • Tips and Tricks

THE BASICS OF LAYERS

  • The Background layer
  • Using a layer mask instead of deleting pixels
  • Naming, hiding, creating, and deleting layers
  • Altering the stacking order of layers
  • Layer transformations
  • Aligning and distributing layers
  • Changing the opacity of layers
  • Grouping layers
  • Merge or rasterizing layers
  • Flatten or Save As?
  • Best Practices

BASIC BRUSHES

  • An overview of brushes and the Brushes panel
  • Brush size and hardness
  • Brush shortcuts

WORKING WITH COLOUR

  • The Swatches Panel
  • The Colour Panel
  • The Colour Picker
  • Using the Eyedropper Tool to sample colour
  • Creating simple gradients

SIMPLE COMPOSITIN

  • The various options for copying and pasting
  • Dragging and dropping
  • Placing an image
  • Smart Objects and why when to use them

SAVING YOUR WORK

  • Saving images to PSD
  • Saving images to TIFF
  • File Formats and which to use
  • Best practices
  • Using the Save For Web utility
  • The Colour Modes explained

COMBINING MULTIPLE IMAGES

  • Auto Align
  • Auto Blend
  • Creating panoramas with Photo merge

GETTING TO GRIPS WITH TEXT

  • Horizontal and Vertical type tools
  • Customizing font properties
  • The Character panel
  • The Paragraph panel
  • Managing text layers

INTRODUCTION

  • Adjusting preferences
  • Creating keyboard shortcuts
  • Using the HUD colour picker
  • The interface and performance settings

WORKING SMARTER WITH BRIDGE

  • Opening and organizing files
  • Viewing, choosing and assessing images
  • Adding Metadata and Keywords
  • Working with Batches and Actions
  • Collections and Smart Collections
  • Labeling and Filtering

CAMERA RAW

  • Difference between RAW and compressed images
  • Intro to Adobe Camera RAW
  • Camera RAW Filter in Adobe Photoshop

RETOUCHING

  • Working on a actual retouching projects, non-destructively
  • Scaling tips
  • Content aware Move
  • Working with all the Liquefy tools
  • Improve body shape and detail

ADJUSTING IMAGE LUMINANCE

  • Editing with the histogram
  • Customizing a Levels adjustment
  • Understanding the Gamma value
  • Making channel-by-channel adjustments
  • Simulating a Grey Card
  • Customizing a Curves adjustment
  • Colour adjustment by the numbers
  • Tips and tricks

SHADOWS/HIGHLIGHTS

  • Working non-destructively with Shadows/Highlights
  • Shadows Highlights techniques
  • The Radius values explained
  • Enhancing the effects of Midtone Contrast
  • Masking a group of Smart Filters

WORKING WITH TYPE

  • Creating point text
  • Choosing fonts and type style tricks
  • A run through of the Character and Paragraph panels
  • Kerning and tracking characters
  • Creating and editing area text
  • Selecting and formatting paragraphs
  • Using Paragraph Styles
  • Using Character Styles
  • Setting text inside a custom path
  • Creating text along a path
  • Masking text into image elements
  • Anti-aliasing explained

WORKING WITH VECTORS

  • The other vector-based layer
  • Drawing a dashed or dotted border
  • Drawing and aligning custom shapes
  • Combining simple shapes
  • Cropping and merging shapes
  • Adjusting Live Shape attributes
  • Working with the pen tool

LAYER STYLES AND EFFECTS

  • Applying and creating Layer Styles
  • Loading and customizing Layer Styles
  • Merging and saving Layer Styles
  • Copying Layer Styles
  • Depth, contour, and texture
  • Imparting depth with a layer effect
  • Creating shadows
  • Bevel and Emboss
  • Modifying a layers effects
  • Saving custom default settings
  • Creating a custom contour
  • Global Light and rasterizing effects
  • Surface contour
  • Adding textures

USING LAYERS

  • The Layers panel stripped down
  • Creating layer comps
  • Adding, scaling, and aligning layers
  • Dragging and dropping layers
  • Stack, reveal, and rename
  • Opacity, history, and blend mode
  • Duplicating a selected portion of a layer
  • Applying a clipping mask
  • Creating a new layer and background
  • Layering tips and tricks
  • Filtering layers

SCALE, ROTATE, SKEW, AND WARP

  • Meet the transformations
  • Transformation and Smart Objects

Content Aware Extend

  • Rotating a layer with Free Transform
  • Scale, duplicate, repeat, distort, perspective, and skew

WORKING WITH GREYSCALE AND BLACK & WHITE

  • Convert to black and white
  • Several ways to convert to grayscale
  • Mixing a custom black-and-white image
  • The Black & White command
  • Customizing the Black & White settings
  • Black & White or Channel Mixer
  • Creating a sepia tone

SELECTIONS AND MASKING

  • Adding to and subtracting from Selections
  • Feathering a selection
  • Refine Edge and Refine Mask
  • Working with the Mask panel
  • Modifying Selections
  • Saving and Loading Selections
  • Viewing a mask with or without its image
  • Painting directly inside an alpha channel
  • Correcting fringes around a masked layer
  • Turning a layer into a knockout

SELECTING WITH THE COLOUR RANGE COMMAND

  • Selecting Skin Tones
  • Selecting a complex image with Colour Range
  • Refining a selection in the Quick Mask mode

SHARPENING DETAILS

  • Understanding the Smart Sharpen filter
  • Understanding the Unsharp Mask filter
  • Assessing the best sharpening practices
  • Sharpening with High Pass
  • Sharpening using Smart Filters

NOISE AND DETAIL

  • The Noise/Details balancing act
  • Introducing the Reduce Noise filter
  • Brushing away blur and sharpening
  • Creating texture by adding noise
  • Correcting noise in Camera Raw
  • Working with the Median filter
  • The main print options
  • Description and printing marks
  • Applying bleed
  • The Colour Settings
  • Other printing options
  • Previewing an image at print size
  • Creating contact sheets
  • Creating a web gallery
  • Overview of Colour management
  • Configuring Colour settings
  • Soft proofing

SAVING FOR THE WEB

  • Producing a suitable JPEG image
  • Producing a suitable GIF image
  • Working with colours to reduce file size
  • PNG and PNG
  • Viewing results in a browser

PRINTING AND OUTPUTTING

COLOUR SETTINGS

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CorelDraw Training

Learn how to create logos, business cards, flyers, cool text effects, posters, website layouts and more with Corel Draw.

  • Website Layout Design
  • Classic Logo Design
  • Floral Logo Design
  • 3D Text Effect
  • Colorful Brochure Design
  • Designing Social Media Icons
  • Popstyle Poster Design
  • Banner Ad Design
  • Female Illustration
  • Anime Cartoon in Corel Draw
  • Typography Graphic Design
  • Colorful Wallpaper Design