Learn Photoshop at your office

Our friendly Certified trainers customise the course to your exact needs

Your Photoshop Certified trainers understand your needs and teach you accordingly

 

You’ll feel amazing when you see what you have achieved.

This  Photoshop training course is suitable for anyone who doesn’t have any previous experience. If you need to make your images look amazing, add or remove objects or do a full retouch then this course is for you.

A Red Rocket Studio course is designed to give you an excellent working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop.

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Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign courses Essex and London

You will finish the course with confidence to edit and retouch images expertly.

 

  • Fix images that are too light, dark or funny colours
  • Remove or replace parts of an image
  • Cut out a simple portrait including hair
  • Copy one or more images and comp into another
  • Resize images for both web and print use
  • Save the correct file type for web, print or Microsoft

 

Scroll down to see a full list of what you will be able to do.

I really enjoyed the course. It was easy to follow. I was a complete beginner with Photoshop and I now feel very confident.

Debbie Abraham

  1 year unlimited support by phone or email – If you have any problems after the course just contact us and we’ll help you to fix them.

 

  Digital training files and materials, printed notes and keyboard shortcut reference chart

 

  A certificate of completion

 

free consultation service with your trainer  We offer a free consultation service with your trainer, to help build your perfect course.

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What type of course would you like?

 

1 to 1 training icon  Private one-to-one customised course at your office

Covering your exact needs, this one-to-one customised Photoshop training course will allow you to work on your own files and go at your own pace.

 

From £385 for the first person and then under half price for further people.

 

Group training icon  Private Group Courses at your office

If you have a number of staff who require training, contact us for our group training rates.

For a full list of subjects covered on the course scroll down this page. Your friendly trainer will help you choose the areas you need depending on your needs.

Make your images look their best with Photoshop training from Red rocket studio
  • Learn to make all your images look their best
Fix problem images (too light or dark, funny colours)
  • Fix difficult images that are too dark and funny colours
Remove or replace parts of an image
  • Remove or replace parts of an image
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  • Cut out a simple portrait including hair
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  • Copy one or more images and comp together into another
  • Resize images for both web and print use
  • Save the correct file type for web, print or Microsoft

Photoshop Course Outline

The Adobe Photoshop Environment

  • Controlling the workspace
  • The screen layout
  • Navigation and zoom shortcuts

 

Working with Selections

  • What are Selections, and why are they useful?
  • Creating Selections using the Marquee tools
  • The Lasso tools
  • The Magic Wand and Quick Selection tools
  • Adding to, or deleting from selections
  • Saving and loading Selections
  • Cropping and rotating an image

 

Image Adjustment

  • Using the Adjustments panel for live, non-destructive image adjustment
  • Brightness, Contrast, Gamma, Hue / Saturation
  • Colour balance for shadows, highlights and mid-tones
  • Levels and curves
  • The black and white conversion tool
  • Colour correction
  • Sharpening

 

Using the History Panel

  • As an Undo
  • For effects
  • Using the History brush and the Art brushes to create natural media effects
  • RAM and hard disk (scratch disk) issues

 

Fixing Problem Images

  • Using Levels to fix tone range
  • Using Curves to fix contrast
  • The Clone Stamp and Heal tools
  • Shadow and Highlight adjustments
  • Hue and Saturation controls
  • Blurring and Sharpening filters

 

Working with Layers

  • Layers and Selections
  • The Transform commands
  • Building layered compositions
  • Merging layers
  • Applying transparency
  • Basic layer blending modes
  • Adding text layers
  • Adjustment layers
  • Special effects
  • Layer masks

 

Adding Type to an Image

  • Adjusting text
  • Adjusting text appearance
  • Using text effects commands
  • Rendering text
  • Text distortion and warping, text on a path

 

General Output

  • Re-sampling and printing
  • Resizing and adjusting resolution to the most appropriate values for printing
  • File formats for export

 

Saving Files

  • Choosing the right colour mode
  • Adjusting resolution and image size