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Why you should learn Photoshop

  • Published on November 17, 2020
Why you should learn Photoshop

There are many reasons why you should learn Photoshop. Learning Photoshop is essential if you work in a graphic design, web design, or user experience role. Yet it is also equally important to learn Photoshop for those working in hands-on marketing roles. Whether creating flyers, brochures, or email newsletters, there is a need to know Photoshop for optimizing and retouching images. You can learn Photoshop even if you are a beginner with no previous experience.

Top reasons you should take Photoshop classes

  • Published on November 17, 2020
Top reasons you should take Photoshop classes

Here are a few reasons why mastering Adobe Photoshop should be on your to-do list in 2014.

You Should Learn Photoshop for Graphic Design

  • Published on November 17, 2020
Learn Photoshop for Graphic Design

Learning Photoshop for graphic design is an essential skill you should know. Photoshop is the standard digital tool used a wide variety of formats, from print to web to interactive design and even video. Those looking to start a career in graphic design will need to learn Photoshop, but this is simply one step in the process of becoming a graphic designer. Learning Photoshop alone is not enough to become a graphic designer.

Photoshop law requires retouching disclosure

  • Published on November 16, 2020
Photoshop law requires retouching disclosure

Over the holidays while many people were concerned about over-eating, the French national assembly passed legislation that is being called the Photoshop law. The law requires all Photoshop retouching that is performed on models be clearly labeled. The Photoshop law is included with other legislation designed to safeguard the health of models used in fashion shows, commercials, advertisements, and photography.

What is Photoshop

  • Published on September 8, 2020
What is Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is a software application for image editing and photo retouching for use on Windows or MacOS computers. Photoshop offers users the ability to create, enhance, or otherwise edit images, artwork, and illustrations. Changing backgrounds, simulating a real-life painting, or creating an alternative view of the universe are all possible with Adobe Photoshop. It is the most widely used software tool for photo editing, image manipulation, and retouching for numerous image and video file formats.

How to Learn Photoshop

  • Published on June 6, 2020
How to Learn Photoshop

There are several ways to learn Photoshop including low-cost, self-paced learning over a longer timeframe along with traditional courses and private training. These options make it possible to learn Photoshop in a way that meets individual goals, considers how quickly an individual needs to gain new skills, and takes into consideration whether preferences such as learning independently or in a more traditional classroom setting is preferred.

Photoshop Fake News Photographer

  • Published on September 29, 2017
Photoshop Fake News Photographer

With the help of Photoshop fake news photographer Edwardo Martins shared his images with hundreds of thousands of people across news sites and social media. Along with more than 100,000 followers on Instagram, mainstream publications including The Wall Street Journal along with The Telegraph have used images he supplied. One significant problem has come into focus: his images are faked with Photoshop, and so is his entire persona. He’s an entirely fake Photojournalist who used Photoshop to edit images and then claim them as his own.

Future of Photoshop - replaced by AI and Machine Learning

  • Published on August 14, 2017
Future of Photoshop - replaced by AI and Machine Learning

A Photoshop replacement is coming in the form of artificial intelligence and machine learning. For many years Adobe and others assumed a replacement for Photoshop would be another app on a Mac or Windows computer. Yet in the not too distant future the common retouching done within Photoshop may be replaced by your smartphone or camera connected to a neural network using machine learning. While Photoshop being replaced by machine learning may sound like technology found in the distant future, it is something being demonstrated by researchers today.

Nature Photography Tips

  • Published on June 27, 2017
Nature Photography Tips

The team that teaches photography courses at American Graphics Institute have assembled some nature photography tips to help you capture the best images possible. Here are some nature photography tips for you to get the best pictures:

Low Cost Stock Photos replaced by Free Stock Photos

  • Published on May 30, 2017
Low Cost Stock Photos replaced by Free Stock Photos

Designers creating websites, apps, and traditional media have long relied on low cost stock photography which provides images licensed by the designers for use in their projects. Low cost stock photos have served as the source for placeholder images used in website landing pages, background images within apps, and visual connections for stories in print and email newsletters. Design teachers use low cost stock photos for Photoshop classes and when teaching other digital design skills.

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