Andrew is passionate about communications and making connections. As an actor, playwright, singer, song writer and over all performance enthusiast, Andrew has learned the importance of effective communication in the social environment. A graduate of UCT, he has a Bachelor of Arts double major in Drama and Media&Writing. He has always found himself at home on the stage, be it theatre or music. He has also had a keen interest in the behind the scenes occupations of writing and directing. At school level he was awarded Best Script two years running as well as Most Versatile Actor and overall Drama Honours. The psychology behind performance and how that applies both to stage and interpersonal interaction is focal point for Andrew and formed key aspects of his studies.
Adobe Photoshop CC is a widely used graphic design and image editing application from Adobe and considered as the industry standard and the first choice among artists, graphic designers, photographers and web designers.
This 3-day course will take you all the way from getting to know the workspace to creating and editing beautiful artworks. These Photoshop classes, trained by an Adobe Certified Expert, will provide you with the skills and knowledge to design Professional Artworks.
Leading Training is focusing on providing virtual training
courses for the foreseeable future and will only consider
in-person and classroom training on request, with a required
minimum group size of four delegates. We remain committed to
offering training that is fast, focused and effective.
Save up to 10% by booking and paying
10 business days before the course.
Information may change without notice.
The Photoshop course will be useful to Graphic Designers, Web Designers, and Photographers who would like to begin using Photoshop to design and edit material, and set up a foundation for the advanced course.
Course Outline / Curriculum
Looking at the Work Area
Working in 64 and 32 bit modes
Customising Preferences & Keyboard Shortcuts
Using the tools & Tool Options
Using Adobe Bridge
Viewing & Editing Files
Reading MetaData & Applying Keywords
Searching & Filtering
Favourites & Collections
Introducing Task Automation
Exploring Mini Bridge
Working With Selections
About selecting & selection tools
Rectangular & Oval selections
Lasso tool, Magnetic Lasso Tool, Polygonal Lasso Tool
Merging exposure and application of advanced colour correction
Correcting digital photographs in Phoptoshop
Correcting image distortion
Working with depth of field
Quick Masks & Gradient Masks
Creating & Editing Quick Masks
Saving selections as Masks
Loading Masks as selections
Applying Filter Effects to Masked selections
Creating Gradient Masks
Vector Drawing: Paths
Importing Smart Objects (Illustrator/ Acrobat)
Complex Path editing
Clipping & Work Paths
Filling & Stroking paths, selections
Gamut & Workflow aspects
Stacking Orders & Saving multiple filters
Fading Filters (Opacity & Blend Modes)
Creating, Saving & Editing Smart filters
Working with 3D images
Creating a 3D shape from a layer
Manipulating 3D objects
Using 3D panels to adjust lighting and surface textures
Merging 2D onto 3D layers
Importing 3D Files
Painting onto a 3D object
Using Repoussé to create 3D text
All-new Smart Sharpen
Camera Shake Reduction
Editable rounded rectangles
Improved 3D painting
Improved type styles
Improved 3D Scene panel
Improved 3D effects
Schedule Dates and Booking
There are currently no scheduled dates.
Please note that this course needs a minimum of 6 delegates to schedule
a course. You can choose to be added to the waiting list by clicking the
button below and we will contact you when we have enough delegates
interested. Should we not get enough delegates, we will refund or credit
your paid booking.
Should you need this course urgently, the following options are
Pay for 6 delegates (whether you have them or not) and we will
schedule the course as soon as possible.
If you have fewer delegates and cannot pay for 6, we can negotiate
a shortened course where some of the time will be spent in blended
learning - watching videos and doing tutorials and exercises with
some contact time with the trainer. We would want to discuss what
your core needs are so that we cover those aspects. You need to have
paid for 3 delegates at least.
For clients who want to enjoy the convenience of public transport,
consider the Gautrain.
Take the Gautrain to the Malboro station.
Purchace a R15 ticket for the Woodlands Office Park Shuttle Service.
The shuttle will come directly down Western Service road.
Ask to be dropped at the entrace to Western Woods Office Park.
For more information you can download
the official Gautrain brochure.
Bringing your own PC
It is very important that you have full administrator rights to your
computer so that any software needed for the course can be installed
Please ensure that you arrive at least 30min early on the first day
of training in order to get your PC setup correctly.
If this is not possible then it will be better to make use of our