This session will be our first hands-on training on Photoshop. We will explain the fundamentals of digital colors and we will learn to quickly evaluate whether an image needs a color correction or adjustment.

The session will be held on Wednesday, June 13, 6pm, Room E-7109.

Topics will include:

  • Setting Photshop for the Photographer
  • Saving time using keyboard shortcuts
  • Fundamentals of digital color: Understanding RGB color model, bit depth, channels, resolution, and color space
  • Evaluating the histogram’s display of color
  • Exploring the difference between color correction and image adjustment
  • Choosing and using the best tools for color correction
  • Using Adjustment layers to affect editable corrections

Photoshop GUI