Higher Education

Adobe Photoshop CS5 Illustrated, 1st Edition

  • Chris Botello Tabor Academy, Marion, Massachusetts
  • ISBN-10: 0538477814  |  ISBN-13: 9780538477819
  • 230 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2010
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $53.25
  • Newer Edition Available
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About

Overview

Teaching your students has never been easier than with ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 ILLUSTRATED. This reader-friendly book presents each skill on two facing pages, providing detailed instructions on the left-hand page and large, full-color screenshots on the right page. The visual format helps students intuitively grasp the concepts in the book and apply them to the classroom and workplace environment.

Features and Benefits

  • Easy-to-follow and easy-to-absorb two-page spread lessons appeal to a wide variety of learning styles.
  • Coverage of the newest Photoshop CS5 design functions helps students get the most from the software.
  • Trouble? and Quick Tips boxes within the step-by-step directions helps users avoid typical errors and pitfalls.
  • End of unit Independent Challenges and Visual Workshops make concepts relevant and gives students extra practice with the skills covered in the unit.

Table of Contents

UNIT A: Getting Started with Photoshop CS5.
UNIT B: Selecting Pixels.
UNIT C: Working with Layers.
UNIT D: Working with Type and Gradients.
UNIT E: Improve Images with Adjustment Layers.
UNIT F: Work with Brushes and Color Effects.
UNIT G: Creating Special Effects.
UNIT H: Improving Productivity.
Glossary.
Index.

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

Adobe® Photoshop® CS5 Video Companion  (ISBN-10: 1133314821 | ISBN-13: 9781133314820)

The Adobe CS5 Total Training DVDs allow students the opportunity to reinforce Adobe skills with multi-media, step-by-step tutorials. We offer DVDs for Dreamweaver CS5, Photoshop CS5, Flash CS5, InDesign CS5, and Illustrator CS5. Each DVD is mapped by series so you can be sure that the tutorials are synchronized with the text you’re using. Not using one of our current texts? These DVDs still work as a great study tool companion!

List Price = $65.95  | CengageBrain Price = $65.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $49.25

Adobe Photoshop CS5 CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1111530076 | ISBN-13: 9781111530075)

Give your students the tools they need to succeed! Course Technology's CourseNotes are a six-panel quick reference card that reinforces the most important and widely used features of a software application in a visual and user-friendly format. CourseNotes will serve as a great reference tool during and after the student completes the course.

List Price = $11.95  | CengageBrain Price = $11.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $8.75

Student Supplements

Adobe® Photoshop® CS5 Video Companion  (ISBN-10: 1133314821 | ISBN-13: 9781133314820)

The Adobe CS5 Total Training DVDs allow students the opportunity to reinforce Adobe skills with multi-media, step-by-step tutorials. We offer DVDs for Dreamweaver CS5, Photoshop CS5, Flash CS5, InDesign CS5, and Illustrator CS5. Each DVD is mapped by series so you can be sure that the tutorials are synchronized with the text you’re using. Not using one of our current texts? These DVDs still work as a great study tool companion!

List Price = $65.95  | CengageBrain Price = $65.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $49.25

Adobe Photoshop CS5 CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1111530076 | ISBN-13: 9781111530075)

Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 COURSENOTES give you the tools you need to succeed! Course Technology's CourseNotes are a six-panel quick reference card that reinforces the most important and widely used features of a software application in a visual and user-friendly format. CourseNotes will serve as a great reference tool during and you complete the course.

List Price = $11.95  | CengageBrain Price = $11.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $8.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Chris Botello

Chris Botello began his career as print production manager for Premiere magazine, designed movie posters for Miramax Films, and served as the art director for Microsoft’s launch of sidewalk.com/boston. He is the author of Revealed Series books on Advanced Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and InDesign Interactive and is the co-author of YouTube for Dummies. Chris commutes between Los Angeles, where he works as a designer and retoucher on movie campaigns, and Marion, MA, where he teaches computer graphics at Tabor Academy. Chris uses his own books – including Adobe Illustrator Creative Cloud Revealed – as the text for his classes.