Photoshop Basic Be familiar with Photoshop interface, selection tools, and layers
What’s this tool for? Before After
Interface • Tools • Status bar – to get some help • Window Palette • Work area • Pull down menu
Other features • Rular, guides. • File format: *.psd, can export to many types of graphics format “Welcome to the world of Graphics”
Selection and Move tool • Marquee tool • Lasso • Magic wand • Move • Ctrl+D = to deselect • Ctrl + Click on an image = to select that image’s layer Selection tools, use these tools with SHIFT, CTRL, ALT keys, to get more options.
“Do it now” Go to: http://10.100.55.61/~mcc0023/ (Look for “schedule” Download “mod1.zip” and notes. Extract the zip file into your ID folder.
Practice on your own, and show me! Collect your personal photographs, edit those photographs and do a collage of your images. Choose a theme for your collage (e.g. Natural beauty, Love in family, Friends), and show me in next week class. Is this OK? Will be very happy to see them.
Links • Good tutorials (http://www.good-tutorials.com/tutorials/photoshop/basics) • Some movie files on photoshop (http://10.100.46.46/photoshop/index.htm)