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Adobe® Photoshop® Creative Cloud: Comprehensive 1st Edition

Joy L. Starks

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  • ISBN-10: 1305685121
  • ISBN-13: 9781305685123
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  • ISBN-10: 1305267230
  • ISBN-13: 9781305267237
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ADOBE® PHOTOSHOP® CREATIVE CLOUD™: COMPREHENSIVE covers the newest Photoshop functions and tools while helping students maximize their potential with the Photoshop software and familiarize themselves with the Creative Cloud. Part of the highly successful Shelly Cashman Series®, this edition follows the proven Shelly Cashman Series® step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach to learning the Photoshop software. Proven features engage students, improve retention, and prepare them for future success. Students expand their understanding of Photoshop software and graphic design concepts through experimentation and exploration. Students become more capable software users as they use critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.

Joy L. Starks, Indiana University, Purdue University at Indianapolis

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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Adobe® Photoshop® Creative Cloud: Comprehensive


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.

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