Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop Elements for Teens, 1st Edition

  • Marc Campbell
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  • ISBN-10: 130548665X
  • ISBN-13: 9781305486652
  • DDC: 006.6
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 312 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released October 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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You see them in magazines, pass them around in emails, and run across them everywhere on the web - incredibly cool, crazy, and sometimes strange images that you know have been doctored using Photoshop. Have you ever looked at them and wondered, "How did they do that?" Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop Elements for Teens is filled with the tips and techniques that you need to know to use these powerful programs to create your own amazing images or retouch your digital photographs. Begin with the fundamentals of Photoshop and Photoshop Elements as you conquer the essential features and functions of each program. Master the interface and learn how to create and manage layers. Next, get ready to edit your images as you develop the skills you need to paint with the Brush, draw shapes and text, and apply special effects to your images. Put your new skills to the test as you complete a variety of hands-on projects, including making prints, dressing up your computer desktop, creating animation, laying out websites, and creating logos.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
1: On Your Mark….
2: Meet Photoshop.
3: All about Pixels.
4: All about Layers.
5: Get Set….
6: Editing Images.
7: Painting and Retouching Images.
8: Doing More with Special Layers.
9: Applying Special Effects.
10: Go!.
11: Making Image Files and Prints.
12: Dressing up Your Digital Lifestyle.
13: Creating Animation.
14: Designing Websites.
15: Putting out a Line of Merchandise.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Marc Campbell

Marc Campbell is a technology author, graphic designer, and instructor. His popular guides to computer graphics have appeared around the world in four languages. When he isn¿t trying to beat a deadline, you can find him out and about in Center City Philadelphia or at home with the lights down and the phone ringer off, his nose in a story about Robin Hood. This is his eleventh book.