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Total Training for Adobe Photoshop CS3: Enhancing Digital Photographs

Video Description

The series begins with an introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS3 and then moves to an overview on how to organize your photos using Adobe Bridge. The lessons examine Photoshop CS3's many tools including Adobe's Camera Raw 4, layer alignment, and impressive image correction tools. You'll learn how to correct various kinds of flaws including color, noise and perspective, plus uncover amazing image effects that are sure to wow even the most advanced Photoshop user.

Table of Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1: GETTING STARTED IN PHOTOSHOP CS3
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:54
    2. Exploring Essential Preferences 00:08:05
    3. Exploring the CS3 Interface 00:12:01
    4. Customizing Your Workspace 00:04:19
    5. Customizing Menus & Shortcuts 00:09:39
    6. Managing Color 00:04:49
  2. CHAPTER 2: ORGANIZING WITH BRIDGE®
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:23
    2. Preferences & Color Management 00:05:46
    3. Building Your Own Bridge 00:09:00
    4. Analyzing & Grouping Images 00:08:10
    5. Using Bridge Slideshows 00:06:00
    6. Sorting, Rating & Rotating 00:09:00
    7. Moving, Copying & Deleting 00:05:30
    8. Working with Metadata 00:03:56
    9. Renaming the Batch 00:05:12
    10. Using the Image Processor 00:03:22
  3. CHAPTER 3: THE RAW WORKFLOW
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:27
    2. Introducing Raw 00:02:11
    3. Understanding the DNG File Format 00:07:42
    4. Adjusting White Balance 00:06:17
    5. Exposing Exposure 00:07:31
    6. Vibrancy vs. Saturation 00:05:31
    7. Exploring the Tone Curve 00:04:42
    8. Studying Magnificent Monochromes 00:05:18
    9. Using Split-Tone 00:04:47
    10. Editing Non-Raw Files 00:04:41
    11. Syncing Your Edits 00:04:46
    12. Saving & Applying Raw Settings 00:04:07
  4. CHAPTER 4: IMAGE ADJUSTMENTS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:19
    2. Understanding the Histogram 00:04:14
    3. Adjusting Levels 00:04:57
    4. Adjusting Curves 00:08:01
    5. Working with Shadows & Highlights 00:04:52
    6. Using Adjustment Layers 00:08:44
  5. CHAPTER 5: WORKING WITH COLOR
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:25
    2. Neutralizing a Color Cast 00:08:03
    3. Adjusting Color Balance 00:06:23
    4. Performing Basic Color Correction 00:07:00
    5. Making Selective Color Adjustments 00:04:02
    6. Using Photo Filters 00:05:42
    7. Converting to Black & White 00:06:43
  6. CHAPTER 6: RETOUCH & RESTORE
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:32
    2. Working with the Retouching Tools 00:07:37
    3. Enhancing Eyes 00:03:38
    4. Whitening Teeth 00:06:09
    5. Reducing Wrinkles 00:03:43
    6. Smoothing Skin Tones 00:05:55
    7. Using the Quick Selection Tool 00:10:24
    8. Beginning a Photo Restoration 00:04:36
    9. Removing Dust & Scratches 00:06:06
    10. Recoloring Old Photos 00:07:51
  7. CHAPTER 7: CORRECTING IMAGE FLAWS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:31
    2. Correcting Perspective 00:04:29
    3. Straightening Images 00:04:37
    4. Removing Noise 00:04:30
    5. Sharpening an Image 00:07:02
    6. Performing High Pass Sharpening 00:04:01
    7. Removing Motion Blur 00:04:33
  8. CHAPTER 8: CREATIVE TECHNIQUES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:24
    2. Creating Faux Duotones 00:03:21
    3. Adding Photo Vignettes 00:07:46
    4. Creating Soft Focus Effects 00:06:46
    5. Simulating Depth of Field 00:04:07
    6. Saturated Snapshots 00:05:41
    7. Creating the Flashlight Effect 00:02:46
    8. High Contrast Portraits 00:06:05
    9. Giving Motion to a Stationary Object 00:02:34
    10. Achieving the Look 00:05:17
    11. Giving an Image a Dramatic Perspective 00:05:41
    12. Creating Border Effects 00:10:27
  9. CHAPTER 9: MERGE IT TOGETHER
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:26
    2. Loading Files into a Stack 00:02:30
    3. Using Photomerge 00:03:22
    4. Blending Layers of a Panorama 00:02:02
    5. Creating a Panorama from a Single Image 00:02:38
    6. Merging Photos with High Dynamic Range 00:04:58
    7. Final Comments & Credits 00:02:04