Learn how to get the most out of all the newest features of Photoshop and improve your images with "Complete Adobe Photoshop CS4 for Digital Photographers." Photoshop is the new darkroom, providing instant results and making professional-level tools accessible even to amateurs. This new edition of the book is filled with brand new content that will teach you how to use all of the tools in Photoshop CS4 that are specifically designed for the digital photographer, and which tools are best for each job. The book is organized to help guide you through a logical workflow so you can learn how to edit and enhance your photos in a more efficient manner. You'll find information on how to import and organize your images, how to use the new correction and enhancement tools, how to use the Raw Convertor, the advantages of the new Bridge asset management program, and more. Examples and images
accompany each technique to ensure that you understand the material. Perfect for any digital photographer who wants to hone their Photoshop skills, "Complete Adobe Photoshop CS4 for Digital Photographers" reveals the secrets to clearer, sharper, more professional-looking images.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Getting Started Using the Bridge.
Chapter 2: From Bridge to Photoshop: The Adobe Raw Converter.
Chapter 3: Enhancement.
Chapter 4: Cropping and perspective.
Chapter 5: Tonal Correction and Enhancement.
Chapter 6: Color Correction and Enhancement.
Chapter 7: Local Enhancements: Selections and Masks.
Chapter 8: Sharpening and Noise Reduction.
Chapter 9: Sizing and Printing your images.
Chapter 10: Image Retouching.
Chapter 11: Frame and Color Effects.
Chapter 12: Advanced Concepts.
Chapter 13: Special Effects.
Chapter 14: Combining Images for Creative Results.