Course Syllabus: Photoshop Elements 101
with CEU Certificate*
Adobe Elements 11 is the consumer-based version of the popular Photoshop program that allows you to store, sort, and edit images and photographs. Photography enthusiasts will love Elements ability to organize images and create albums. Photoshop lovers will love the wide range of features that allow you to edit and manipulate images just as you would in Photoshop.
Since Elements was designed with the consumer in mind, editing and manipulating photos with Elements is much easier than with Photoshop. Users get three editing modes to choose from based on their ability and the task they wish to complete. Where the Quick editing mode is more for beginners, the Guided and Expert editing modes give you the power of Photoshop behind you so that you can edit and manipulate images like a pro.
Elements is ideal for any budding photography enthusiast, home user with photos they want to organize or edit, or for anyone wishing to do basic photo manipulation or graphic arts.
In this course, you'll learn your way around Elements 11 to make navigating it a breeze. You'll also learn all the features and how to utilize the options so that editing, organizing, and sharing your photos is quick and fun.
You'll learn how to:
Ø Navigate and use the new Elements 11
Ø Upload your photos into Elements.
Ø Organize your photos in albums and catalogs.
Ø Adjust the colors in your photos to make them crisp and clear.
Ø Change the mood of your photos.
Ø Crop and resize photos and images.
Ø Add layers.
Ø Print images.
Ø Create albums, calendars, and other projects.
Ø Use Element 11's many tools to edit and manipulate images, add special effects, and more.
Ø Turn one image into an entirely different image using the Recompose tool.
Ø Share your photo projects with others. This includes online albums, slideshows, photo emails, and more!
It doesn't matter if you already use Elements or you're completely new to the software. All lessons are comprehensive and easy-to-understand. Using step-by-step directions, you'll master even the most complex tasks. By the end of this course, you'll know everything about Elements that you need to know to easily organize, edit, print, and share.
- Photoshop Elements
- a high school reading level.
No books will be required.
Lesson 1: Introduction to Photoshop Elements
Lesson 2: The Organizer Workspace
Lesson 3: Working with Images in Organizer
Lesson 4: Creating Albums and Catalogs
Lesson 5: Edit Modes
Lesson 6: The Basics of Color
Lesson 7: Painting Tools
Lesson 8: Making Selections
Lesson 9: Filling and Stroking
Lesson 10: Layers
Lesson 11: Text
Lesson 12: Create Shapes
Lesson 13: Other Editing Tools
Lesson 14: Lighting, Color, Contrast and Clarity
Lesson 15: Printing, Sharing, and Creating
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