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Intermediate Photoshop Photo Editing


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This course will help you take your digital photo processing to the next level, beyond the basics. Explanations and demonstrations will be made using Photoshop CC software. The non-technical presentations will help you learn concepts, tools and techniques to increase confidence and creativity in your processing skills.

Some of the subjects which will be covered include:

  • Complete Adobe Camera RAW processing
  • Advanced and alternative methods for making Selections
  • The next level of Layers, Layer Masks and Blend Modes
  • Techniques for color and tonal adjustments using Curves and other tools
  • Effective and creative use of Filters
  • Blend-If, Luminosity Masks and workflow demonstrations
  • Creative techniques for compositing images
  • And much more!

Previous experience with Photoshop digital editing is REQUIRED. Participants must have a working knowledge of the concepts taught in the CPS Introduction to Photoshop Photo Editing course - including, but not limited to layers and masking. This course is targeted for intermediate or higher level students.

The fee for this course is $175.

Classes will be held on 8 consecutive Tuesdays,
starting October 5, 2021

Time: 7:30 to 10:00 PM.


Click here for the complete Intermediate Photoshop Schedule

Click here for the Fall Course brochure in Adobe PDF format

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August 4
9:00 PM
Deadline to Enter Aug 13 Creative Competition
August 6
7:30 PM
ENCORE: Lewis Kemper - Using Local Adjustments
August 10
7:30 PM
Board Meeting (Zoom)
August 13
7:30 PM
Creative & Pictorial Competition (Projection)
August 18
9:00 PM
Image Submission Deadline for Aug 20 Photojournalism

The mission of the Cleveland Photographic Society is to promote and advance the understanding, passion and joy of photography by providing opportunities for education, skill development, picture-taking, competition, critique and fellowship.

CPS is a founding member of the
Photographic Society of America

Photographic Society of America


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