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Adobe® Photoshop® Creative Cloud: Comprehensive, 1st Edition

  • Joy L. Starks Indiana University, Purdue University at Indianapolis
  • ISBN-10: 1305267230  |  ISBN-13: 9781305267237
  • 768 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2011, 2010
  • © 2015 | Published
  • List Price = $ 160.95
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About

Overview

Part of the highly successful Shelly Cashman Series®, ADOBE® PHOTOSHOP® CREATIVE CLOUD: COMPREHENSIVE follows the proven Shelly Cashman Series® step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach to learning the Photoshop Creative Cloud software.

Features and Benefits

  • Coverage of the newest upgrades to Photoshop Creative Cloud, allowing students to efficiently use the software.
  • End of Chapter exercises provide a variety of reinforcement opportunities to ensure student retention.
  • Keeps students visually engaged as each chapter presents a real-world, photo scenario with current topics and new Creative Cloud features.
  • Superior reference materials make it easy for students to quickly look up or find additional information in the text.
  • A step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach allows students to successfully learn and retain information to be used in their personal and professional lives.
  • Pedagogical elements enrich material and create an accessible and user-friendly approach allowing easy navigation through the skills in each chapter.

Table of Contents

1. Editing a Photo.
2. Using Selection Tools and Shortcut Keys.
3. Working with Layers.
4. Drawing and Painting with Color.
5. Enhancing and Repairing Photos
6. Applying Filters and Patterns.
7. Creating Color Channels and Actions.
8. Working with Vector Graphics and 3D Tools.
9. Web Tools, 3D Modeling and Animations.
Appendix A: Project Planning Guidelines.
Appendix B: Graphic Design Overview.
Appendix C: Using Photoshop Help.
Appendix D: Using Adobe Bridge CC.
Appendix E: Editing Preferences.
Appendix F: For Mac Users.

What's New

  • The new edition of the Shelly Cashman Series® Photoshop® text presents the complex topics of Photoshop in the best order to help students learn!
  • New Creative Cloud Tools including 3D Modeling!
  • Generate image assets from layers.
  • New warp perspective.
  • Image upsampling and downsampling.
  • Reduce camera shake blurring.
  • Synchronize with the Creative Cloud!

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305267354 | ISBN-13: 9781305267350)

Everything you need for your course in one place! This collection of book-specific lecture and class tools is available online via www.cengage.com/login. Access and download PowerPoint presentations, images, instructor’s manual, and more.

TechConnection: The Cengage Community Site for Adobe Educators Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305627253 | ISBN-13: 9781305627253)

Cengage Community for Adobe Educators Join this exclusive community for educators who are teaching Adobe Creative Cloud apps using Cengage learning materials. Cengage has designed this informative, easy-to-navigate community site to improve your teaching experience and your students’ learning experience. We keep you up to date with Adobe product releases. We foster best practice by connecting you with your fellow instructors around the globe. We deliver digital updates to your textbook and helpful instructional video directly to you for classroom use. Enjoy all the benefits of being an engaged member of your community

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Joy L. Starks

Joy L. Starks is a Professor of Computer and Information Technology at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. She has written chapters in several of the Shelly Cashman Series Office books and authored the Photoshop, Java Programming, and Microsoft Publisher series of books. As well as speaking engagements, she also hosts the nationally-renowned Tech Camp for Teachers on the IUPUI campus each summer.