Photoshop Advanced Training - San Francisco

This advanced Photoshop class in San Francisco will expose you to the rich array of image manipulation features in this powerful industry-standard software application. You will attain proficiency in editing and preparing images for either print, web or video production. By working with an Adobe-Certified Instructor, you will master Photoshop's advanced features through hands-on exercises, and leave with skills of immediate value to the graphics professional. As a part of this course, you will learn to:

  • Develop a graphic design project plan to ensure objectives are met.
  • Understand the principles of color management to manage colors more effectively in Photoshop.
  • Master the principles of color management to manage colors more effectively.
  • Employ advanced Photoshop techniques for precision image manipulation.
  • Sharpen or blur images, or simulate colored filters, using Photoshop photo filters.
  • Quickly identify the color values of shadows and highlights and make corrections as needed.
  • Adjust curves to control image contrast and to maintain highly-realistic color tones.
  • Perform CMYK color separations to specify color settings for print images.
  • Modify amount, threshold and radius values to sharpen images with accuracy.
  • Maintain high image contrast even after converting images to grayscale.
  • Understand how file format selection can be used to retain an image's process colors and its spot colors.
  • Optimize images for online use.
  • Blend opaque pixels with background colors to simulate transparency when only partial transparency is supported.
  • Make the most out of new video editing features in Photoshop CC.
  • And many more topics! See full outline for our advanced Photoshop class.

Photoshop Advanced Class Reviews:

Rated 4.5/5 based on 79 student reviews.

I really liked that it was a small class, that the instructor was very knowledgeable, and that I learned some new tips and tricks, as well as learned about new Photoshop features that I hadn't yet explored. It was definitely worth attending!
- , Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

The training was very valuable and worthwhile. I have an overall comfort level with key Photoshop tools and functionality. Working on small projects was a good way to learn the steps and workflow of editing images.
- , Wiley , San Francisco

Very informative, learned a lot about Photoshop that I had questions about. Responsive to my needs.
- , Robert Baumann + Associates , Sonoma

Instructor is very knowledgable about photoshop. I learned a lot of fun things I did not know before. Instructor has a FABULOUS personality.

The training was great. I learned very nice effects that can be easily apply to graphic design projects.
- , Alameda County Community Food Bank , Oakland

Very thorough; covered more than I anticipated.
- , kencreative , Emeryville

Really great. Instructor has kept it interesting and active.
- , 705 TRS , Hurlburt Field, FL

Outstanding instructor who is chock full of useful, relevant, and meaningful information that helps students LEARN!
- , Otis McAllister, Inc.

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* Note: This class description is for Photoshop classes in San Francisco. We also offer Photoshop classes in Sacramento, San Jose, Los Angeles, and San Diego.