There are two sets of tutorials for the Photoshop Learning Module. The first set provides skills to help you complete the Practice Assignments and begin the FIRST Photoshop assignment. The second set will provide skills for assignments 2 and 3.
The videos are available at Lynda.com. To log in at no cost to you, you must sign in through the UMiami Libraries at http://library.miami.edu/medialab/(Click on the Lynda logo there, then, choose On or Off Campus Access. You will be prompted to sign in to Lynda.com using your regular myUM (email) login ID & password. (The first time you use the lynda.com service you may also be asked to register and create a profile.)
The assigned tutorials can be located by searching lynda.com using the name of the current training (see below). Once you begin watching a training set it will later appear as one of "my courses." You can also click on the hypertext below to go directly to a video IF YOU ARE SIGNED IN FIRST TO LYNDA.COM).
Locate the tutorial set called “Photoshop CC for Photographers: Fundamentals
” first. You’ll begin here by learning how to work with what Adobe calls "Camera Raw" files in Adobe Bridge.
The Lynda.com videos prompt you to find jpegs and other image files located in the exercise folders as they are used in the demo. These are located in an embedded tab at the content list top.
If you learn well by reading and want a quick overview of the most commonly used PS tools click and you can also download this document: Getting Started with Photoshop
Also useful: An Introduction to Photoshop
Shortcut tool charts can be located in the Tools tab at http://art109miami.blogspot.com/p/chart-of-adobe-pen-tools.html
The Photoshop Manual is available at...
ART 109 TUTORIALS SKILL SET 1:
CAMERA RAW & PHOTO ENHANCEMENT...
Photoshop CC for Photographers: Fundamentals
sign on through the UMiami Libraries at
The following videos are required for Skill Set 1...
- Chapters 1-2; 4-13; plus Chapter 18
sign on to Lynda.com again through the UMiami Libraries at
Continue to..."Photoshop CC Essential Training"
Also at Lynda.com
You are responsible for watching Chapters 9-13
of the "Essential Training" videos only.
Photoshop Tool Chart:
Photoshop "Classroom in a Book" is also useful. You can find the book for version CS4 free online at Google Books.