The creative tutorial home of image wrangler, Lesa Snider.

FREE Photoshop & Elements Classes Oct. 14-17

October 08, 2013 by
creativeLIVE online workshops

I hope you'll join me for the following FREE full-day webinars next week on creativeLIVE.com! These workshops are free while they're live though they're available for a very small fee afterward (you get to pick whether you want to download or stream the videos). Here's the scoop:

Photoshop Deep Dive: Content-Aware & Cloning: Oct. 14
Ready to take your Photoshop skills to the next level? Join me for a full-day immersion into Photoshop’s Content-Aware technology. Lesa will cover everything you need to know about Content-Aware technology, in which Photoshop intelligently analyzes your images for optimum results when resizing, removing, or moving objects around. You'll learn concrete and practical uses for all of these tools including Content-Aware Fill, Content-Aware Move, and Content-Aware Patch, plus you'll learn how to use alpha channels to get the absolute most out of resizing your images for specific output sizes with Content-Aware Scale. And when these tools don't do a perfect job? That's when the Clone Stamp tool comes in! By the end of this deep dive, you'll have mastered the art of using all these tools non-destructively for maximum flexibility when editing your images. Register here: http://lesa.in/1oLLMPV

Photoshop Deep Dive: Video Editing & Animation: Oct. 15
Are you ready to add a video component to your photography or design business? Join me for a deep dive into Photoshop's video editing capabilities—a whole new way to use and maximize your favorite image-editing software. In this intensive, full-day class you'll learn how to edit video easily and efficiently in Photoshop. You'll learn how to import, trim, and split video clips as well as how to apply adjustment layers for color correction or creative color effects. Get the scoop on animating still images and adding transitions, as well as displaying multiple elements at once including text, images, and even other videos! Lesa will help you master using Solid Color Fill layers to fade intros and outros into your piece, as well how to animate the size and location of text, masks, and graphics to create incredibly compelling motion. You'll also learn how to import and control multiple audio tracks, in addition to creating surprisingly useful animated GIFs for web ads. By the end of this deep dive, you'll be able to grow and diversify your business and online presence by through video portfolios, promotional pieces, and more! Register here: http://lesa.in/1oLLkRQ

Photoshop Elements for Photographers: Oct. 16-17
If you're looking for a powerful, affordable, and user-friendly alternative to Photoshop CC, Photoshop Elements may be the image-editing software for you. Join me for a two-day intensive look at what Elements has to offer photographers. You'll learn how to crop, correct, and retouch your images in Adobe Camera Raw. You'll also explore Elements' three editing modes: Quick, Guided, and Expert, and learn how to incorporate Elements into your Adobe Lightroom workflow. Lesa will also cover the art of resizing images without losing quality, editing non-destructively by using layers, zapping objects, stitching panoramas, and much more. Master practical and creative effects such as black-and-whites, partial color, color tints, collages, pushing photos through text, shapes, and so on. By the end of this course, you'll have the confidence and skill to edit your images with stunning results. You might even be Elements' biggest fan! Register here: http://lesa.in/1q2pc7B