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Photoshop Made Easy

Come to Grips with the Photoshop Essentials with No Prior Knowledge

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

It's no secret that Photoshop can be a bit dense when you're first getting your feet wet with it. That's why it pays to have an expert instructor show you the ropes. Led by a Photoshop pro, this course will help you master Photoshop CC and become an expert—no prior experience required! From layers and filters to levels and curves, you'll come to grips with essential Photoshop concepts and refine your skills with the included working files.

11,975+ students enrolled!

  • Access 126 lectures & 15 hours of content 24/7
  • Discover the essentials for editing photos like a pro
  • Learn how to use layers & take your creativity to the next level
  • Dive into 2 exceptional tools for retouching your photos
  • Learn how to properly convert photos to black & white
  • Discover time-saving tips & techniques for applying the text to your documents
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • Adobe Photoshop CS6 or CC 2017 (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Your First Program

  • Section 1 - Getting Started with Photoshop

    • Download Resources
    • Home Screen - 5:37
    • Create + Artboards - 8:26
    • Interface + Workspaces - 8:30
    • Save + File Types - 12:51
    • Bit Depth + Information - 4:25
    • Raster vs. Vector Images - 8:27
    • Photoshop + 2 Add-Ons - 5:32
  • Section 2 - Improve Productivity in Photoshop

    • Preference Settings - 20:09
    • Color Preferences - 3:48
    • Customizing Menus - 3:37
    • Keyboard Shortcuts - 14:37
    • Customize Your Interface + Save Workspaces - 6:28
    • Opening Images - 5:18
    • Working with Multiple Files - 2:14
    • Zoom + Hand Tools For Efficiency - 7:41
    • Creating an Action - 10:37
    • Run an Action - 11:53
    • Linked Smart Objects - 5:41
  • Section 3 - How To Use Adobe Bridge

    • Adobe Bridge 101 - 12:15
    • Preferences - 10:04
    • Adjusting Work Spaces - 3:09
    • Favorites + Collections - 7:30
    • Keywords, Ratings + Labels - 7:40
    • Search + Filter - 3:23
    • Metadata - 4:09
    • Dr. Brown Script2 - 11:12
    • My Personal Workflow - 6:20
  • Section 4 - How To Maximize Color in Photoshop

    • Monitor Calibration - 7:27
    • Colorsync Preferences - 3:51
    • User-Friendly Color Workspace - 3:19
    • Swatches + Color Panel - 8:19
    • Balance and Remove Color Casts - 12:21
    • Add Color Tints - 6:51
  • Section 5 - How To Use Photoshops Adobe Camera Raw Plugin - a.k.a, ACR

    • RAW vs JPG - 8:44
    • ACR Preferences - 9:57
    • ACR Interface - 21:04
    • Red Eye Tool - 2:28
    • White Balance - 6:46
    • the Basics - Adjusting the Tone or Dynamic Range - 16:19
    • Working with tone curves - 8:43
    • Sharpening + Detail - 13:00
    • HLS and Color Adjustments - 5:56
    • Split Toning - 4:43
    • Lens correction - 6:24
    • Lightroom Effects - 6:41
    • Camera Calibration - 3:50
    • Create Develop Preset - 3:37
    • Crop + Straighten - 4:13
    • Spot Removal - 10:22
    • Adjustment Brush - 6:37
    • Graduated Filters - 7:23
    • Targeted Adjustment Tool - 4:15
  • Section 6 - How To Use Photoshop Layers

    • Layers 101 + the Layers Panel - 8:15
    • 12 Types of Layers - 21:30
    • Aligning Layers - 12:55
    • Stack, Copy + Delete Layers - 4:07
    • Organizing Layers - 2:02
  • Section 7 - How To Use Photoshop Adjustment Layers

    • Adjustment Layers 101 - 6:30
    • Adjustment Layer Masks - 9:08
    • Adjustment Layer Masks with Gradients - 8:14
    • Link Layers - 3:53
    • Sharing Adjustments - 2:11
  • Section 8 - How To Crop, Straighten + Perspective in Photoshop

    • Crop - 8:36
    • Perspective - 4:34
    • Perspective Warp - 6:24
  • Section 9 - How to Convert Color Photos to B&W in Photoshop

    • Color to Grayscale 101 - 4:46
    • 3 Ways Not to Convert 2 - 3:53
    • BW Adjustments - 2:47
  • Section 10 - How to Edit With Precision in Photoshop

    • Dodge, Burn, Sponge 101 - 12:08
    • Dodge and Burn - 8:08
    • Sponge - 3:39
    • Dodge Burn with Blending Modes - 4:40
    • Dodge + Burn with Gradients - 5:54
  • Section 11 - How To Use the Tone Curve in Photoshop

    • Curves 101 - 5:58
    • Basic Color Correction with Curves - 4:14
  • Section 12 - How to Use Photoshop Levels

    • Levels 101 - 6:34
    • Working with Levels - 4:12
    • Adding Contrast with Levels - 2:34
  • Section 13 - How To Use the Photoshop Stamp Tool

    • Stamp Tool 101 - 12:09
    • Stamp Pattern Tool - 2:57
  • Section 14 - How To Retouch in Photoshop With the Healing Tools

    • Heal - 15:08
    • Patch Tool - 11:14
    • Content Aware - 4:06
    • Remove Red Eye - 3:15
  • Section 15 - How To Use the Selection Tools in Photoshop

    • Selections-101 - 3:44
    • Marquee - 9:35
    • Lasso Tools - 5:34
    • Magic Wand Tool - 7:39
    • Quick Mask Mode - 5:21
    • Select + Mask - 8:57
    • Content Aware Fill - 5:00
    • Change Color of Dress - 8:29
    • Color Range - 7:32
  • Section 16 - How To Use the Blending Modes in Photoshop

    • Blending Modes 101 - 8:41
    • Normal + Dissolve - 3:31
    • Darken Group - 4:57
    • Lighten Group - 4:23
    • Contrast - 2:38
    • Inversion + Component - 4:12
  • Section 16 - How to Use Filters in Photoshop

    • Smart Filters - 5:08
    • Filter Opacity + Blending Mode - 1:41
  • 17 - How To Use Photoshop Brushes

    • Brushes 101 - 14:56
    • Additional Brush Options + MoreAdditional Brush Options + More - 8:50
    • Custom Brushes - 3:40
    • Brush vs Pencil - 2:08
    • History Brush - 4:57
    • Color Replacement - 7:33
  • Section 18 - How to Output Your Files In Photoshop

    • File Formats - 9:44
    • Out of Gamut + Profiles - 4:50
  • Section 19 - How To Use the Eraser Tool in Photoshop

    • Eraser 101 - 5:50
    • Eraser Background - 14:14
    • Eraser + Assignment - 15:08
  • Section 20 - How To Use the Frame Tool in Photoshop

    • Frame Tool 101 - 5:05
    • Frame Tool Assignment - 13:00
  • Section 21 - How To Use the Vectors In Photoshop

    • Vector Paths - 14:09
    • Vector Shapes - 4:50
    • Editing Paths - 5:52
    • Advanced Vector Paths - 7:11
  • Section 22 - How To Use the Text Tool in Photoshop

    • Character + Paragraph Formatting - 5:48
    • Warped, Stylized + 3D - 4:44
  • Section 23 - How To Use Layer Styles in Photoshop

    • Layer Styles 101 - 5:50
    • Layer Styles 1-5 - 16:42
    • Layer Styles 6-10 - 5:48
  • Section 24 - Photoshop Updates

    • Upsampling - 3:17
    • Photoshop CC 2019 New Features - Top 10 - 43:01

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Lightroom Portrait Beauty Retouch: Full Edit & Workflow

Beauty Retouch Directly in Lightroom! Practice with Included Photos & Free Presets

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

This course will provide basic and advanced techniques for editing and retouching your beauty photos directly in Lightroom 5, 6 or CC. It will cover removing blemishes, adding a new color of lipstick, applying a new color of eye shadow, removing wrinkles, intensifying eyes, sharpening eyelashes, and much more. This Lightroom editing course also comes with the photo used in the lessons. This way, you can follow along and practice what you learned. Plus, you can submit your final edits for review or just to share your creative vision.

4.7/5 average rating from 414 students enrolled: ★ ★ ★ ★

  • Access 20 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Change or add a new color of eye shadow or lipstick
  • Remove or add objects
  • Smooth skin (naturally) for a Hollywood glow
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required:

Requirements

  • Lightroom 5, 6 or CC (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Getting Started
    • What to expect - 2:39
    • the Workflow
  • the Lightroom Basic Tools Used For the Full Edit... Explained.
    • Histogram - 5:30
    • Tone Curve - 4:46
    • Digital Noise - 5:22
    • Sharpen - 3:37
    • Develop Import Preset - 6:45
  • the Lightroom Advanced Tools Used For the Full Edit... Explained.
    • Install Brushes - 1:37
    • Local Adjustment Presets - 7:05
    • Develop Preset vs. Local Adjsutments - 4:10
  • Step 1 - Clean Edit
    • Clean Edit - 4:19
    • Install Import - 2:32
  • Step 2 - Custom Edit
    • Crop and Filter - 2:52
    • Adjustment Brushes - 14:16
    • Retouch - 11:56
    • Final Touches - 4:52
  • Step 3 - Creative Edit
    • Creative - 5:33
  • Lightroom Pro Tips
    • Default Settings - 4:08
    • Synchronized Edits - Edit 20 Photos in 30 Seconds! - 5:08
    • Keyboard Shortcuts - 4:44

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Lightroom Editing: Transform Your Fall Photos & Free Presets

Transform Raw Images into Perfect Photos with Vivid Fall Colors

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Learn how to turn dull photos into bright and vivid images in just 2 hours with this beginner-friendly course! This course will show you how to edit in Lightroom and transform ordinary, plain, and boring green foliage in images into breathtaking fall colors. This 24-lecture course will teach you how to install Lightroom presets and properly edit photos by using the instructor’s own editing workflow.

4.4/5 average rating from 117 students enrolled: ★ ★ ★ ★

  • Access 24 lectures & 2 hours of content 24/7
  • Receive 30 Lightroom presets & learn how to tweak them for better results
  • Follow a clean editing process which includes reading the Histogram, making adjustments, setting white & black points, and more
  • Learn how to do custom edits such as dodging & burning, creating dramatic skies, removing objects and people, and much more
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • Lightroom Classic CC (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Install Presets and Discover My Workflow
    • Intro + Download Resources - 4:41
    • Install Presets - 5:30
    • Tips for Using - 16:08
    • Recommended Workflow - 12:05
  • Live Edit - Photo 1
    • Intro - 1:14
    • Clean Edit - 13:07
    • Custom Edit - Intro - 5:20
    • Custom Edit - Sky - 9:33
    • Custom Edit - Highlight Recovery - 4:38
    • Custom Edit - Spotlight - 2:40
    • Custom Edit - Spot Removal - 13:56
    • Creative Edit - 4:30
  • Live Edit - Photo 2
    • Intro - 0:54
    • Clean Edit - 3:32
    • Custom Edit - Part 1 - 3:31
    • Custom Edit - Part 2 - 12:21
    • Custom Edit - Part 3 - 5:43
    • Creative Edit - 9:29
  • Live Edit - Photo 3
    • Intro - 1:00
    • Clean Edit - 4:28
    • Custom Edit - Part 1 - 5:06
    • Custom Edit - Part 2 - 4:18
    • Custom Edit - Part 3 - 4:00
    • Creative Edit - 8:27

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7 Lightroom Presets That Will Cut Your Workflow by Up To 50%

Learn How to Create More Great Photos Faster with This 1-Hour Course

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Cut down your photo post-production work by 50% with just one hour of lectures. This course will show you the seven exact Lightroom presets that the instructor uses to streamline his workflow and will include the rest of his 35 Lightroom presets. With this 12-lecture course, you'll learn about personalized edits and automatic Lightroom edits. These lectures will also teach you how to save specific edits and turn them to save presets for future use. By the end of this course, you'll be able to grasp the use of Lightroom presets and create more great photos in less time.

4.3/5 average rating from 395 students enrolled: ★ ★ ★ ★

  • Access 12 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Receive 35 presets to work on while you go along the course
  • Learn the top 7 presets the instructor uses for better photos
  • Understand how to use Lightroom's local adjustment tools & create your own preset
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • Lightroom Classic CC (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Metadata Presets
    • Keywords - 4:54
    • Keyword Set Presets - 3:47
    • CopyRight Presets - 8:36
  • Editing Presets
    • Install Develop Presets - 4:24
    • Tips For Using + 8 Adjustment Options Explained - 3:22
    • How To Use Adjustment Brushes - 24:19
    • Tips & Techniques For Using Adjustment Brush Presets Like a Pro - 10:14
    • How To Make Your Own Adjustment Brush Presets - 3:43
    • Graduated & Radial Filter Presets - 5:02
    • Learn How to Create a Develop Preset and Use During Import - 8:11
  • Export Presets
    • Export Presets - 5:07
    • How To Create a Watermark Preset - 5:41

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Adobe Lightroom CC Made Easy

Master Adobe Lightroom CC Interface within 2 Hours

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Take your Lightroom knowledge to the next level with this 30-lecture course. Adobe Lightroom CC Made Easy will show you how to edit and manage photos in line with the newest technology trends such as mobile and cloud. Come to grips with the modern and handy interface of Lightroom and create impressive photos anywhere.

457+ students enrolled

  • Access 30 lectures & 2 hours of content 24/7
  • Get familiar w/ the features of Lightroom & its mobile-friendly interface
  • Store & manage your photos using cloud storage
  • Understand cloud technology & automatic tagging and sync of images for search
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: all levels

Requirements

  • Adobe Lightroom CC (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Lightroom CC Made Easy
    • Download Resources
    • Interface - 13:21
    • Preferences - 6:40
    • Add Photos - 2:58
    • Migrate - 4:51
    • Organize - 9:38
    • Editing begins - 6:09
    • Editing Step 1 - 9:44
    • Light panel - 9:39
    • Tone Curve - 4:39
    • Color Panel - 9:00
    • Color Mixer - 3:32
    • Effects - 7:58
    • Split Toning - 2:46
    • Detail - 6:58
    • Optics - 4:08
    • Geometry - 3:18
    • Crop - 4:57
    • Healing Brush - 7:48
    • Local Adjustment - 8:57
    • Linear + Gradient - 6:49
    • Copy Paste - 4:59
    • Presets - 4:18
    • Share - 5:27
    • People - 2:22
    • Enhanced Detail - 5:32
    • HDR - 5:32
    • Panorama - 4:04
    • Targeted Adjustment - 2:37
    • Histogram Clipping - 2:08

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Adobe Lightroom CC Classic Made Easy

Master Classic Photo Editing & Managing Techniques with This 7-Hour Course

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Start manipulating photos like a pro with this 7-hour guide to Adobe Lightroom Classic. This course is packed with secrets, tips, and techniques on organizing and editing images with Lightroom. Jump in, and you'll develop a basic understanding of Lightroom and advance to interface customization for your own personal preference. Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a full understanding of how to use Lightroom properly and productively.

466+ students enrolled

  • Access 80 lectures & 7 hours of content 24/7
  • Get started w/ the basics of Lightroom Classic, from organizing & editing images, to sharing via printing, slideshows, and more
  • Get access to additional free resources such as presets & templates
  • Learn how to create slideshows and web galleries
  • Learn how to properly take photos out of Lightroom & export for prints
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: all levels

Requirements

  • Lightroom CC or Lightroom Classic (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Getting Started With Lightroom Classic
    • Intro + Download Resources - 0:55
    • What is Lightroom - 3:27
    • Catalogs Part 1 - 3:26
    • Catalogs Part 2 - 5:49
    • Catalogs Part 3 - 7:52
    • Create a Catalog - 2:10
    • Catalog Settings - 9:56
    • Preferences - 13:47
    • Backup Catalog - 5:00
    • Backup Extras - 2:40
  • Lightroom Classic Library Module - Working With The Interface + View Options
    • 4 Main Sections - 8:52
    • Tools - 5:13
    • Viewing Options - 6:19
    • Grid + Overlays - 8:32
    • Grid + Guides - 2:29
    • Compare Survey - 7:45
  • Lightroom Classic Importing & Exporting
    • Import - 21:05
    • Import External - 3:05
    • Watched Folder - 3:26
    • Export - 11:17
    • Publishing Services - 1:39
  • Lightroom Classic Library Module - Organization
    • Working with Smart Previews - 6:02
    • Flags Stars Color Labels - 10:02
    • Creating Quick Collections - 4:20
    • Manual Collections - 6:53
    • Creating Smart Collections - 5:04
    • Image Keywording - 3:59
    • Keyword Sets - 5:08
    • Keyword Nesting - 6:07
    • Import Export - 3:29
    • Utilizing Image Metadata - 5:22
    • Paint Can - 2:24
    • Image Stacks - 3:39
    • Basic Sorting - 2:22
  • Lightroom Classic Map Module
    • Geo + Non Geo Coded Photos - 6:30
    • Utilizing Saved Locations - 2:13
    • Smart Collections and Geo Tags - 1:56
  • Lightroom Classic Develop Module 101
    • Basics - 10:39
    • Develop Presets - 3:22
    • Install Develop Presets - 2:20
    • Snapshots History Virtual Copy - 8:50
  • Lightroom Classic Develop Module - Local Adjustment Tools
    • Crop - 7:19
    • Clone + Healing - 16:13
    • Red Eyes - 3:06
    • Graduated Filters - 12:27
    • Adjustment Brush - 7:14
    • Install Adjustment Brushes - 3:20
    • Range Mask - 9:50
  • Lightroom Classic Develop Module - Global Adjustment Tools
    • White Balance - 10:32
    • Histogram + Dynamic Range - 13:41
    • Presence - 5:56
    • Tone Curves - 6:00
    • HSL + Color - 4:21
    • Split Toning - 3:51
    • Digital Noise - 6:52
    • Sharpening - 4:07
    • Lens Correction - 6:41
    • Transform - 3:42
    • Effects - 4:13
    • Camera Calibration - 3:55
    • Enhanced Details - 1:31
  • Lightroom Classic Book Module
    • Book Module Basics - 5:51
    • Text - 4:46
    • Layouts - 3:21
    • Custom Page Layouts - 4:01
    • Customizing Background - 1:56
    • Save and Publish - 2:35
  • Lightroom Classic Slideshow Module
    • Slideshow Basics - 4:55
    • Add Audio - 1:43
    • Video and Pan & Zoom - 1:51
    • Smart Templates - 3:57
    • Save & Publish - 1:20
  • Lightroom Classic Print Module
    • How to Install Print Templates - 3:32
    • Adjust Image Gamut - 2:52
    • Creating a Print Template - 2:30
    • Printing - 3:02
  • Lightroom Classic Web Module
    • Templates and Options - 2:02
    • Creating a Template - 3:22
    • Output to the Web - 1:59
    • Save Web Galleries - 2:00

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47 Photoshop Projects for Aspiring Graphic Designers

Learn Essential Photoshop Skills & Edit Photos Like a Pro

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

This Photoshop course will teach you how to use Adobe Photoshop & graphic design by doing actual, practical, real-world graphic design projects. Learn the essentials of Photoshop — layers, layer masks, and adjustment layers, as well as the basic skills a graphic designer should know. Learn how to set your resolution for web and print graphic design projects, the difference between RGB and CMYK, how to create custom-sized documents, how to work with multiple files by arranging multiple files side-by-side, and more. By the end of this course, you'll have over 40 different graphic designs for your portfolio.

4.6/5 average rating from 528 students enrolled: ★ ★ ★ ★

  • Access 54 lectures & 7 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn how to wrap text around shapes, put text inside shapes & much more
  • Properly align layers for precise, clean, professional design layouts
  • Know how to create basic & custom shapes such as badges, banners, and more
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: intermediate

Requirements

  • Adobe Photoshop (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Download Resource Files
    • Download Files
  • Photoshop Layers - What they are and how to use them
    • Layers 101 - 13:31
    • How to use adjustment layers in Photoshop and why - 11:49
  • Basics for Photoshop beginners and graphic designers
    • How to decide what to set your resolution in Photoshop - 9:25
    • How to choose between RGB and CMYK in Photoshop CC and which one should you use - 6:21
    • How to create a new, specific sized document in Photoshop CC - 4:22
    • How to create a new, specific sized document in Photoshop CC - 3:49
  • How to make your images better, in Photoshop!
    • Graphic Design Project 1: How to improve images with Exposure Adjustment Layer - 5:07
    • Graphic Design Project 2: How to make your images pop with Photoshop Levels - 10:22
    • Graphic Design Project 3: How to make your images pop with Photoshop Curves - 6:22
    • Graphic Design Project 4: How to change or adjust colors with the Photoshop - 6:31
    • Graphic Design Project 5: How to fix skin + remove color casts in Photoshop - 9:26
    • Graphic Design Project 6: How to properly convert color photos to B&W - 3:27
    • Graphic Design Project 7: How to apply creative color tints with Photoshop - 4:42
    • Graphic Design Project 8: How to create a creative cinematic effect in Photoshop - 5:21
    • Graphic Design Project 9: How to precisely control your edits in Photoshop - 7:26
  • How to create shapes in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 10: How to create shapes in Photoshop - 8:17
    • Graphic Design Project 11: How to create custom shapes: badges & banners - 7:32
  • How to add and use text in Adobe Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 12: How to add and use text - 8:24
    • Graphic Design Project 13: How to apply text to a path in Photoshop - 11:20
    • Graphic Design Project 14: How to wrap text around a shape in Photoshop - 10:35
    • Graphic Design Project 15: How to put text inside of a shape in Photoshop - 9:03
  • How to align layers with Adobe Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 16: How to align multiple layers in Photoshop - 14:17
    • Graphic Design Project 17: How to custom align layers with the Marquee Tool - 13:44
  • How to use Blending Modes with Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 18: How to add color accents using Blending Modes - 17:25
    • Graphic Design Project 19: How to quickly and easily remove a white background - 4:01
    • Graphic Design Project 20: How to add textures in Photoshop - 11:35
    • Graphic Design Project 21: How to change colors with Blending Modes - 5:02
  • How to add Layer Styles for creative effects in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 22: How to add Layer Styles to your layers in Photoshop - 13:56
    • Graphic Design Project 23: How to add a drop shadow to text and shapes - 11:34
    • Graphic Design Project 24: How to create a typography design for t-shirts - 9:34
  • How to Transform & Distort for creative effects in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 25: How to add an image to an angled monitor screen - 3:43
    • Graphic Design Project 26: How to apply a logo to a product - 11:27
    • Graphic Design Project 27: How to mockup a design onto a t-shirt - 6:23
  • How to use Filters in Photoshop for Creative Image Effects
    • Graphic Design Project 28: How to create a retro Halftone effect in Photoshop - 7:12
    • Graphic Design Project 29: How to create an Etcha-Sketch effect in Photoshop - 4:26
    • Graphic Design Project 30: How to add a realistic looking Lens Flare - 10:00
    • Graphic Design Project 31: How to create realistic motion blur in Photoshop - 6:49
  • How to crop your images for creative designs, in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 32: How to crop & straighten your photos in Photoshop - 10:42
    • Graphic Design Project 33: How to extend the background in Photoshop - 3:39
  • How to use Selection Tools for creative designs in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 34: How to select a subject in 1 click in Photoshop - 10:19
    • Graphic Design Project 35: How to remove objects in Photoshop - 11:03
    • Graphic Design Project 36: How to put "mountain" behind mountains in Photoshop - 3:56
    • Graphic Design Project 37: How to weave a subject between letters - 3:56
  • How to create popular visual effects with Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 38: How to create a retro Instagram look in Photoshop - 3:37
    • Graphic Design Project 39: How to create an anaglyph effect in Photoshop - 2:44
    • Graphic Design Project 40: How to create a 1970's vintage effect in Photoshop - 8:26
    • Graphic Design Project 41: How to create a miniature tilt-shift effect - 5:25
  • How to use brushes for creative graphic design projects in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 42: How to install & use brushes to create a watercolor - 12:00
    • Graphic Design Project 43: How to use brushes to create a retro ad in Photoshop - 15:03
  • How to create realistic shadows for depth, in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 44: How to create depth with shadows, in Photoshop - 22:51
  • How to jumpstart your graphic design career by sharing your new Photoshop skills
    • Graphic Design Project 45: How to create YOUR logo - 4:07
    • Graphic Design Project 46: How to create YOUR business card... and why. - 8:51
    • Graphic Design Project 47: How & where to share your designs, for free, online - 7:25

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5 Step Lightroom Classic Workflow Taught by Pro Photographer

Create Your Own Lightroom Workflow & Boost Your Productivity

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Professional Photographer for 30 years, Chris Parker, is here to personally teach you the 5 easy steps he used for editing faster, streamlining Library module workflow, and much more! It covers data management workflow, Lightroom configuration, use of tags, streamlining your creative process, and exporting. Once you've completed this course you'll have a solid, fast, and productive workflow for Lightroom!

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  • Access 44 lectures & 3 hours of content 24/7
  • Create a complete Lightroom CC Classic Workflow
  • Learn 3 different editing workflows
  • Apply Develop presets during import
  • Know the tools for creating a color management workflow,/li>
  • Learn how to edit in the Library Module
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Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • Lightroom 5, 6 or Lightroom CC Classic (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Getting Started
    • Download Files
    • Do I Need a Workflow - 1:14
    • My Workflow - 5:03
  • Step 1 - Data Management Workflow
    • Most Important Step - 3:44
    • Risk Analysis - 5:15
    • Risk Mitigation - 1:18
    • Storage - 5:47
    • Software - 5:50
    • Off Location - 3:10
  • Step 2 - Configure Lightroom for Maximum Speed
    • Catalog Part 1 - 6:01
    • Corrupt Catalog Part 2 - 4:20
    • Preferences - 9:00
    • Color Management Part 1 - 6:02
    • Color Management Part 2 - 6:14
    • Color Management Part 3 - 3:50
  • Step 3 - Lightroom Library Module Workflow
    • 001 Folder & File Naming - 4:33
    • 002 Tagging - 7:48
    • 003 Keywords - 5:34
    • 004 Keyword Presets - 2:25
    • 005 Copyright Preset - 3:12
    • 006 Develop Preset - 5:30
    • 007 File Naming Presets - 1:50
    • 008 Import Workflow Part 1 - 4:15
    • 009 Import Workflow Part 2 - 10:58
    • 010 Workflow - Library Module - 6:22
    • 011 Collections - 5:50
    • 012 Editing - 2:59
  • Step 4 - Lightroom Develop Module Workflow
    • Thoughts On Editing - 5:05
    • Workflow Options - 9:20
    • Basic Panel - 5:54
    • Tone Curve - 4:11
    • HSL - 2:38
    • Spit Toning - 2:51
    • Details - 4:51
    • Transform - 1:35
    • Effects - 2:21
    • Local Adjustment Tools Intro - 2:22
    • Crop Tool - 2:31
    • Spot Removal - 2:58
    • Graduated Filters - 2:37
    • Adjustment Brushes - 4:41
    • Histogram - 5:44
    • Sync Edits - 5:18
  • Step 5 - Lightroom Export Workflow
    • Export Workflow - 6:44

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The Complete Wedding Photography Course

Make a Living By Capturing Memories of Your Clients' Special Day

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

There's more to be a wedding photographer than just photography. It requires knowing how to run your business. You'll learn everything you need to know to be successful. Everything from starting up, pricing for profit, marketing, building a network, and more. If you're interested and willing to learn all of these, then this course is for you!

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  • Access 60 lectures & 10 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn the exact type of insurance you must have in place before shooting your first wedding
  • Know the 15 steps you must take before starting your wedding photography business
  • Get some pro tips on most of the 800+ images shown throughout this course
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Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • Any device with basic specifications

Course Outline

  • Wedding Photography - the Business Side to Being Successful
    • What Type of Photographer - 2:59
    • Business Name Part 1 - 3:35
    • Business Name Part 2 - 2:40
    • Branding - 7:36
    • Logo - 5:23
    • Business Legal Structure - 2:00
    • Sales Tax - 2:03
    • Checking + Credit Cards - 1:54
    • Merchant Account - 4:40
    • To be or not to be a Bookkeeper - 9:06
    • Associations - 6:58
    • Insurance - 9:34
    • Office - 6:21
    • Contract - 19:50
  • Wedding Photography - Pricing for Profit
    • Pricing Strategies - 6:37
    • Pricing for Profit Formula - 16:59
    • Pricing Model - 9:42
  • Marketing
    • Domain + Website - 12:48
    • 3 Main Pages for your Website - 7:47
    • SEO - 12:10
    • Build Your Portfolio - 6:42
    • Social Media - 8:12
    • Networking - 10:00
    • Word of Mouth - 12:31
    • MARKETING via associations - 5:10
    • Online Advertising - 12:22
  • Wedding Photography - the Booking Consultation
    • Sales Consult - 11:32
    • Follow Up - 4:03
    • Contract + Deposit - 2:43
  • Wedding Photography - the 1-4 Week Before the Wedding
    • Final Payment - 3:27
    • Final Consultation - 22:42
    • Prep Before The Shoot - 3:33
    • Final Prep - 2:21
  • Wedding Photography - the Day Of
    • Bride Part 1 - 6:50
    • Bride Part 2 - 15:10
    • Bride Part 3 - 16:36
    • Bride Part 4 - 18:40
    • Bride Part 5 - 26:47
    • Groom Part 1 - 17:50
    • Groom Part 2 - 15:12
    • Pre Ceremony Part 1 - 14:09
    • Pre Ceremony Part 2 - 15:23
    • Pre Ceremony Culture Events - 5:25
    • Processional Part 1 - 13:46
    • Processional Part 2 - 14:17
    • Ceremony Part 1 - 14:19
    • Ceremony Part 2 - 8:58
    • Recessional - 5:28
    • Family Part 1 - 15:04
    • Family Part 2 - 10:43
    • Wedding Party - 10:04
    • the Couple Part 1 - 16:03
    • the Couple Part 2 - 17:01
    • the Couple Part 3 - 17:37
    • the Couple Part 4 - 22:09
    • the Couple Part 5 - 16:09
    • Reception Part 1 - 10:54
    • Reception Part 2 - 4:56
    • Reception Part 3 - 14:19
    • Reception Part 4 - 18:37

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Lightroom Workflow for Wedding Photographers Plus Full Edit

Learn the Secrets to Editing 500 Images Per Hour in Lightroom

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

This course will give you a clear over-the-shoulder tutorial to Chris Parker's Lightroom Workflow for editing images in bulk! You'll learn each step and why he chooses to do so. Once you know the system and see it in action, you can then use the workflow as a baseline for creating your own. You'll also get pro tips for taking your editing speed to the next level. Ever tried editing during the import process? It's a huge time saver! Aside from speed, you'll also get to learn precis and accurate edits in Lightroom. Create more stunning photos faster and more accurately than ever before!

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  • Access 12 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Learn a workflow for editing faster
  • Edit faster in Lightroom w/ up to 500 images per hour
  • Edit your photos during import
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Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

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  • Lightroom Classic CC (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Getting Started
    • Intro - 3:29
    • How to Install Lightroom Adjustment Brushes - 1:40
    • My Workflow - 13:20
    • How To Use Brush Presets - 9:13
    • Preset Workflow - 2:53
  • Full Lightroom Edit
    • Step 1 - 6:26
    • Step 2 - Adjustment Brushes - 13:52
    • Step 2 - Retouching - 5:37
    • Step 3 - Creative Edit - 1:46
  • Lightroom Pro Tips
    • Develop Preset - 3:44
    • Sync Edits - 5:19
    • Histogram - 5:44

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Lightroom Photo Collages: Create Directly in Lightroom

Learn to Create Photo Collages Using Lightroom in Just an Hour

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

This Lightroom Photo Collage course will teach you how to put your photos together into collages directly in Lightroom and share them online or via print. With this 7-lecture course, you’ll receive 60 free and pre-made collage templates to start practicing on making collages. Learn to create your own templates and save them for future use!

4.8/5 average rating from 312 students enrolled: ★ ★ ★ ★

  • Access 7 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Receive 60 free & pre-made photo collage templates
  • Get a good grip of the Print Module & create your own photo collages
  • Learn to save your own template for future use
  • Use 20 design layouts for a Facebook timeline cover, 20 for Pinterest posts & 20 for blog posts
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Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
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  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required:

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  • Lightroom Classic CC (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Getting Started with Lightroom Collages
    • Download & Install Your 60 Free Lightroom Collage Presets - 1:45
    • How to Add Photos to Your Lightroom Collages - 5:24
    • How to Add a Logo to Your Lightroom Collages - 3:41
  • How to Create Your Own Lightroom Collages
    • the Print Module Basics - 3:52
    • Lightroom Collages for Your Facebook Timeline Cover & Posts - 8:02
    • Lightroom Collages for Print - 3:16
    • Print Module Basics - Part 2 - 4:22

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Photoshop Light Effects: Let There Be Light!

Master 5 Photoshop Tools For Coloring, Enhancing & Adding Light

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

This course provides valuable lessons on how to use five amazing Photoshop tools that will allow you to add light, enhance existing light, add color to your sunsets and sunrises, create lens leaks, add lens flare, and much more. Included with this course are the images used in each lesson, which you can use to follow along as you learn. Plus, you can even submit your own practice files for the feedback!

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  • Access 15 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Familiarize yourself w/ adjustment layers, adjustment layer masks, curves, levels & gradients
  • Discover how to create different lighting effects in bite-size, step-by-step lessons
  • Discover handy keyboard shortcuts & learn from practice images
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Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required:

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  • hotoshop CC, CS6, CS5, CS4 or a trial version of Photoshop CC (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Section 1 - the Basics
    • Download Resource Files
    • Adjustment Layers - 4:44
    • Adjustment Layer Masks - 5:06
    • Curves - 6:31
    • Levels - 3:21
    • Gradients - 6:54
  • Section 2 - the Golden Hour
    • Step 1 - Creative Color Edit - 14:05
    • Step 2 - Contrast + Sharpen - 5:54
    • Step 3 - Brighten, Dodge Burn, Final Touches - 6:38
  • Section 3 - Lens Flare
    • Step 1 - Creative Color Edit - 8:07
    • Step 2 - Apply Lens Flare - 4:03
    • Step 3 - Final Adjustments - 8:53
  • Section 4 - Retro Light Leak
    • Step 1 - Creative Color Edit - 2:48
    • Step 2 - Light Leak - 10:08
    • Step 3 - Final Touches - 5:16

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Photography Master Class

Take Your Photography Skills to the Next Level & Shoot Better Photos

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

This course begins with the absolute basics of photography: understanding the exposure triangle. From there, you'll learn about aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and much more. Ultimately, you'll take steps towards shooting manually so that by the end of the course, you'll be able to ditch Auto and shoot in Manual Mode.

12,206+ students enrolled!

  • Access 65 lectures & 5 hours of content 24/7
  • Get to know the basics of your camera
  • Explore a variety of different lenses
  • Become a master of understanding light
  • Learn the exposure triangle & the missing element
  • Master aperture for full creative control
  • Discover the 7 Ingredients of Composition
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
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Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

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  • A DSLR will be best

Course Outline

  • Expand your photography knowledge by joining my private Facebook Group
    • Join our Private Facebook Group to expand your photography knowledge
    • Download Resources
  • Getting to know your camera
    • Getting To Know Your Camera - 1:58
    • The Basics of Your Camera - 6:14
    • Focusing Modes - 7:00
    • Shooting Modes - 7:03
    • Drive Modes - 4:16
    • Quality Modes - 5:25
    • Metering Modes - 2:22
    • White Balance - 5:58
  • Getting to know your lenses
    • New vs. Old Lenses - 3:01
    • Off Brand vs Name Brand - 2:35
    • Parts of Lenses - 3:39
    • Focal Length - 3:08
    • When to Use Which Length - 4:00
    • Cropped Sensor - 9:51
    • Types of Lenses - 1:19
    • Prime Lenses - 2:34
    • Zoom Lenses - 3:42
    • Macro Lenses - 5:43
    • Fish Eye Lenses - 1:52
    • Tilt-Shift Lenses - 5:49
    • Lens Baby - 4:32
  • Getting to know your light
    • What is the True Meaning of Photography - 2:54
    • Do You Really Know Where Light Comes From - 1:25
    • Do You Really Know What Light Is - 2:06
    • Visible Light Spectrum - 1:34
    • How We See Things and Why They Have Color - 1:13
    • How You See vs. Your Camera - 5:09
    • Three Behaviors of Light - 1:41
    • Reflection - 4:57
    • Absorption - 2:08
    • Transmission - 2:53
    • Tones & Dynamic Range - 9:10
    • HDR Photography - 4:53
    • What is Contrast - 3:54
    • The 4 Characteristics of Light - 1:16
    • Quality - 2:44
    • Intensity - 5:20
    • Color - 5:08
    • Direction - 3:03
  • Understand Exposure
    • Exposure Triangle Part 1 - 8:46
    • Exposure Triangle Part 2 - 5:34
    • Aperture - 5:02
    • Aperture Project - 3:31
    • Shutter Speed - 2:14
    • Shutter Speed Project - 1:57
    • ISO - 4:23
    • ISO Project - 2:54
    • Understanding Exposure - 5:55
    • Exposure Analogy - 7:29
    • Exposure Analogy 2 - 3:11
    • Light Meter - 4:20
    • Exposure Indicator + Exposure Value - 4:38
    • Exposure Value Project - 5:17
    • Manual Mode & Project - 3:34
  • Understand Composition
    • What Is Composition - 7:52
    • Your Eyes vs Viewfinder - 2:20
    • Aspect Ratio - 6:25
    • Compositional Elements - 6:52
    • Light for composition - 18:58
    • Lines for composition - 21:28
    • Frames for composition - 9:26
    • Depth for composition - 6:10
    • Reflections for composition - 8:21

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Photoshop Cinematic Photography Effects

Use Color Grading to Create Cinematic Styling Effects in Photoshop

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Have you ever wondered how Hollywood creates those stunning, cinematic colors and wished you could apply them to your photos? Well, wonder no more. This course will teach you how to add cinematic color style effects to your still photography—all in Photoshop and with no filters, plugins, or other tools required. Plus, you'll also get the scoop on some handy keyboard shortcuts, editing processes, and more to streamline your Photoshop workflow.

4.2/5 average rating from 1,720 students enrolled: ★ ★ ★ ★

  • Access 18 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Add stunning, cinematic colors your photos w/ Photoshop
  • Get expert tips on streamlining your editing workflow
  • Discover what color grading is & how to apply to your images
  • Learn how to color correct an image in 5 seconds
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Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: all levels

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  • Adobe Photoshop (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Section 1 - Getting Started
    • Color Wheel & Complimentary Colors - 5:52
    • What is color grading - 1:38
    • Adjustment Layers - 4:44
    • Adjustment Layer Masks - 5:06
    • Curves - 8:51
    • Color Correct - 5:50
  • Method 1
    • Download Image
    • Color Correct & Color Grading Option #1
  • Method 2
    • Download Image
    • Color Correct Image 02 - 4:30
    • Color Balance Image 02 - 4:41
    • Sharpen Image 02 - 5:51
    • Retouch 02 - 9:29
  • Method 3
    • Download Image
    • Color Correct 03 - 4:58
    • Color Grade - 3:48
    • Sharpen - 2:58
    • Final Touches - 5:29

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Photoshop Fall Edits for Outdoor Portraits + Landscapes

Create Vibrant Fall Photos & Discover Tips + Tricks for Editing Images Faster

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Discover how to easily and quickly transform ordinary, boring, green foliage into beautiful, vibrant, and colorful fall colors with this course! In addition to learning the fundamentals of the tools being used, like layers, layer masks, blending modes, and ACR, you're also going to discover a 3-step editing workflow that you can use to edit hundreds of images per hour!

4.0/5 average rating from 1,687 students enrolled: ★ ★ ★ ★

  • Access 13 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Learn how to transform photos of ordinary foliage into beautiful Fall colors
  • Dive into essential tools & concepts, like layers, layer masks & blending modes
  • Discover a 3-step editing workflow you can use to edit hundreds of images each hour
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Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
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  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: all levels

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  • Adobe Photoshop CC or any older versions from CS3 to CS6 (NOT included in the course

Course Outline

  • Workflow
    • Download Resource Files
    • My Thoughts on Processing - 4:57
    • My Workflow - 11:21
  • Basic Tools Overview
    • ACR vs. Photoshop - 8:13
    • ACR Tools Overview - 5:52
    • Develop Preset and 2 Types of Edits - 6:45
    • Layers + Masks - 8:59
    • Blending Modes - 2:43
  • Photoshop Fall Edit - Part 1
    • Clean Edit - 9:21
  • Photoshop Fall Edit - Part 2
    • Custom Edit - 13:15
  • Photoshop Fall Edit - Part 3
    • ACR Creative - 3:30
    • Photoshop Creative - 12:49
  • Photoshop Fall Edit - BONUS
    • Retouch Spot Removal Tool - 6:47

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7 Photoshop Web Design Projects: Learn Web Design by Doing

Develop Real Web Design Skills with 7 Hands-On Photoshop Projects

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Learning Adobe Photoshop web design can be intimidating for newcomers, but you can leap past the learning curve with the hands-on projects packed inside this course! From retouching photos to facelifting entire websites, this course features seven projects that will teach you valuable UX and web design skills that you can apply to your career. Make your way through the entire course, and you'll emerge ready to create UX web designs that provide a great user experience!

202 positive ratings from 11,795 students enrolled

  • Access 94 lectures & 12 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn how to create amazing UX web designs w/ Photoshop
  • Dive into add-on services you can use to up-sell your UX web design clients
  • Learn how to retouch images like a pro
  • Discover how to remove subjects from a background non-destructively
  • Transform an ordinary image into a piece of artwork in Photoshop
  • Learn how to use gradients in Photoshop for creative backgrounds
  • Add 7 web designs to your portfolio
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Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • Photoshop CC is recommended (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Photoshop Crash Course for Web Design
    • Layers 101 + the Layers Panel - 8:15
    • Aligning Layers - 12:55
    • Stack, Copy + Delete Layers - 4:07
    • Organizing Layers - 2:02
    • Layer Styles - 2:33
    • Type Tool 101 - 9:03
    • Shapes - 3:06
    • 5 Basic Tools - 6:17
    • Gradient Tool 101 - 5:11
    • Smart Objects - 3:09
    • History Panel - 3:04
    • Stamp Tool 101 - 12:09
    • Heal Tool - 15:08
    • Patch Tool - 11:14
    • Content Aware Tool - 4:06
  • Anatomy of a Website - for Web Designers
    • Header - 4:26
    • Navigation - 7:50
    • Hero - 11:00
    • Body - 2:48
    • Footer - 2:17
    • Sidebar - 2:15
  • Web Design Styles
    • My Thoughts on Design Styles - 9:35
    • 7 Design Styles - 19:14
    • Get Inspired - 8:48
  • Grid System
    • Grid System - 4:43
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 1 - Nike
    • Nike Briefing
    • Images
    • Image Touchups
    • Retouch like a pro
    • Header Part 1
    • Header Part 2 - 11:07
    • Mega Menu
    • Hero - 6:11
    • Body - 4:22
    • Footer
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 2 - Manhattan
    • Briefing of Project - 9:14
    • Logo - 5:36
    • Header - 2:53
    • Hero Part 1 - 28:12
    • Hero Part 2 - 3:06
    • Social Proof - 6:26
    • Body Part 2 - 3 Columns - 7:26
    • Body Part 3 - 16:58
    • Body Part 4 - FAQ - Part 1 - 10:20
    • Body Part 4 - FAQ - Part 2 - 5:39
    • Connect - 19:23
    • Footer - 4:13
    • Final Tweaks - 9:47
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 3 - Seaside
    • Briefing - 17:03
    • Logo - 2:31
    • Header - 9:07
    • Hero - 8:14
    • Body - Services - 15:09
    • Body - Samples Part 1 - 7:10
    • Body - Samples Part 2 - 11:51
    • Body - Samples Part 3 - 11:48
    • Body - Samples 4 - 11:08
    • Body - Contact - 12:09
    • Footer - 7:24
    • Tweaks - 10:31
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 4 - Real Estate
    • Briefing - 21:09
    • Retouch - 15:14
    • Header - 9:10
    • Hero - 11:09
    • Body - Services Part 1 - 11:24
    • Body - Services Part 2 - 6:56
    • Body - Services Part 3 - 4:12
    • Body - Landlord - 3:38
    • Listings - 14:12
    • Blog + Sidebar - 12:01
    • Footer - 7:21
    • Tweaks - 16:55
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 5 - Watkins Glen
    • Briefing - 7:06
    • Header + Hero - 7:11
    • Body - Things To Do Part 1 - 4:24
    • Body - Things To Do Part 2 - 10:56
    • Body - Info - 12:46
    • Footer - 2:56
    • Tweaks - 6:50
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 6 - Retro Gallery
    • Briefing - 6:20
    • Logo - 6:49
    • Header Part 1 - 12:56
    • Hero Part 1 - 6:14
    • Hero Part 2 - 4:40
    • Hero Part 3 - 18:15
    • Body Part 2 - 6:34
    • Body Part 1 - 6:02
    • Footer + Final Tweaks - 4:02
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 7 - Trek Mountain Bike Camp
    • Briefing - 7:17
    • Watercolor - 6:41
    • Header Hero - 8:39
    • Body Content - 10:55
    • Body Register - 4:24
    • Footer - 1:53

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7 GIMP Web Design Projects: Learn GIMP Web Design by Doing

Learn GIMP Web Design with 7 Hands-On Projects!

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Professional web design is all about the user experience and growing your customer's bottom line, which often leads to more web design work than you can handle. The goal of this course is to teach you how to create web designs that provide a great user experience through actually doing web design projects. Jump into this 17-hour course, and you'll learn how to create great user experience web designs in GIMP.

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  • Access 95 lectures & 17 hours of content 24/7
  • Come to grips w/ the GIMP essentials via real hands-on projects
  • Dive into add-on services you can up-sell to your UX web design clients
  • Learn how to retouch images like a pro
  • Discover how to remove subjects from a background non-destructively
  • Learn how to transform an ordinary image into a piece of artwork in GIMP
  • Explore using gradients in GIMP for creative backgrounds
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • GIMP 2.8 or newer (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Getting Started with GIMP Web Design
    • Important! Please Read.
    • Keyboard Shortcuts - Option 1 - 7:58
    • Keyboard Shortcuts - Option 2 - 4:51
    • Layers 101 - 13:21
    • Text 101 - 4:42
    • Alignment Tool - 8:19
    • Pan + Zoom + Guides + History - 5:20
    • Shapes 101 - 6:19
    • Gradient Tools 101 - 5:33
    • Heal vs Clone - 7:13
  • Anatomy of a Website - for Web Design
    • Header - 4:26
    • Navigation - 7:50
    • Hero - 11:00
    • Body - 2:48
    • Footer - 2:17
    • Sidebar - 2:15
    • Get Inspired - 8:48
  • Web Design Styles
    • 7 Popular Web Design Styles - 19:14
    • Brief History & My Thoughts - 9:35
  • Grid System
    • Grid System - Update - 4:09
    • Pixel Perfect - 4:32
  • GIMP Web Design Project 1 - Nike
    • Project Briefing - 5:33
    • Images - 6:12
    • Retouch Images - 15:11
    • Header Part 1 - 11:41
    • Header Part 2 - 11:56
    • Get Organized - 5:54
    • Mega Menu - 14:30
    • Minor Adjustments - 10:21
    • Hero - 9:47
    • Body - 11:17
    • Footer - 12:44
    • Footer - 21:27
  • GIMP Web Design Project 2 - Manhatten Bridge
    • Project Briefing - 9:14
    • Logo - 4:51
    • Header - 3:42
    • Hero Part 1 - 65:30
    • Hero Part 2 - 13:37
    • Hero Part 3 - 11:20
    • Social Proof - 15:45
    • Body Why Manhatten - 20:09
    • Body Part 1 - 13:56
    • Body Part 2 - 9:05
    • Body Part 3 - 22:01
    • Body Part 4 - 8:28
    • Footer - 6:51
    • Final Tweaks - 11:57
  • GIMP Web Design Project 3 - Seaside Audio & Video
    • Project Briefing - 17:03
    • Logo - 4:37
    • Header - 11:41
    • Hero - 10:13
    • Body - Services Part 1 - 12:05
    • Body - Services Part 2 - 11:55
    • Audio Part 1 - 13:32
    • Audio Part 2 - 7:33
    • Audio Part 3 - 10:08
    • Body Video - 13:06
    • Body Contact - 14:21
    • Footer - 6:45
    • Tweaks - 21:57
  • GIMP Web Design Project 4 - Rental Real Estate
    • Project Briefing - 21:09
    • Retouch - 20:26
    • Header - 11:19
    • Hero - 13:43
    • Body Part 1 - 13:51
    • Body Part 2 - 7:44
    • Body Part 3 - 16:00
    • Landlord - 5:18
    • Listings - 26:24
    • Blog + Sidebar - 13:28
    • Footer - 2:49
    • Tweaks - 15:35
  • GIMP Web Design Project 5 - Watkins Glen
    • Briefing - 7:06
    • Header + Hero - 10:08
    • Body Things Part 1 - 4:24
    • Body Things Part 2 - 24:59
    • Body Info - 20:30
    • Footer - 11:13
    • Tweaks - 10:06
  • GIMP Web Design Project 6 - Retro Gallery
    • Briefing - 6:20
    • Logo - 7:50
    • Header - 18:50
    • Hero Part 1 - 7:38
    • Hero Part 2 - 19:13
    • Hero Part 3 - 10:11
    • Body Part 1 - 8:54
    • Body Part 2 - 14:37
    • Footer - 10:37
  • GIMP Web Design Project 7 - Trek
    • Briefing - 10:43
    • Watercolor Part 1 - 8:04
    • WaterColor Part 2 - 14:39
    • Header + Hero - 9:46
    • Body Content - 8:25
    • Body Register - 6:03
    • Footer - 3:16

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27 GIMP Projects + 547 GIMP Templates

Access 27 GIMP projects & 547 GIMP templates + Learn How to Make Your Own

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Access 27 GIMP projects that you can use for your business right now in this course! In addition to these projects, you'll also get 547 pre-made templates to help you get started even faster, and you'll even learn how to edit and customize them for your own use. What's more, you'll learn how to create your own custom graphics, logo, flyers, brochures and more. Regardless of your GIMP experience, you'll learn its nuts and bolts step-by-step as you follow along with a pro with 30 years of design experience.

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  • Access 67 lectures 8 hours of content 24/7
  • Access 27 GIMP projects & 547 pre-made templates
  • Learn how to develop your Brand Identity & how your Brand is different from your logo
  • Learn pro tips on creating your own logo in GIMP
  • Customize 1 of the 92 included pre-made logos & get additional tips about getting a logo
  • Learn how to retouch like a pro in GIMP
  • Discover how to remove blemishes, scars & tan lines
  • Learn how to remove anything in GIMP
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • GIMP 2.10 is recommended (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • GIMP the Basics
    • Download the Templates
    • How to Install GIMP 2.10 for Windows - 4:10
    • How to Install GIMP 2.10 for Mac - 4:03
    • Setting up GIMP 2.10 - Part 1 - 8:47
    • Setting up GIMP 2.10 - Part 2 - 18:26
    • Keyboard Shortcuts - 7:58
    • Working With Files - Part 1 - 5:29
    • Working With Files - Part 2 - 7:23
    • Working With Files - Part 3 - 5:20
    • Working With Files - Part 4 - 2:23
    • Layers - Part 1 - 13:21
    • Layers - Part 2 - 5:20
    • Layers - Part 3 - 4:07
    • Text 101 - 4:42
    • Basic Shapes 101 - Part 1 - 6:19
    • Basic Shapes 101 - Part 2 - 2:49
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 1 - Develop Your Brand Identity
    • Create Your Brand Identity - 8:39
    • the Difference Between a Brand & a Logo - 4:38
    • Create Your Brand Identity Guide - 16:40
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 2 - How To Create Your Logo + Templates
    • 3 Logo Options - 8:58
    • How to Edit the 92 Pre-made Logos Included & Where to Download - Part 1 - 10:43
    • How to Edit the 92 Pre-made Logos Included & Where to Download - Part 2 - 15:08
    • Create a Custom Logo - Part 1 - 8:27
    • Create a Custom Logo - Part 2 - 9:54
    • Create a Custom Logo - Part 3 - 15:01
  • GIMP 2.10 Retouching Project 03 - How To Edit Your Photos Like a Pro
    • How to Edit Your Photos Like a Pro - 27:31
  • GIMP 2.10 Retouching Project 04 - How To Remove Anything In GIMP
    • How to Remove Anything in GIMP 2.10 - 14:08
  • GIMP 2.10 Retouching Project 05 - How To Change Colors in GIMP
    • Learn how to change colors in GIMP - 6:35
  • GIMP 2.10 Retouching Project 06 - Change Skies
    • Learn how to change the skies in your images - 9:35
  • GIMP 2.10 Retouching Project 07 - How to Cut Out Your Product
    • Learn how to cut out anything in GIMP - 8:31
  • GIMP 2.10 Retouching Project 08 - Retouch Your Profile Image
    • Time to retouch your profile/bio photo - 2:02
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 09 - How to Create Your Business Card + Templates
    • Learn how to create a custom business card - 15:43
    • How to customize the pre-made business cards - 4:47
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 10 - Create Your Letterhead
    • Create Your Letterhead - 4:16
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 11 - How To Create & Why You Should Use Thank You Cards
    • Intro + Why You Should Use Thank You Cards + Download Pre-made Cards - 2:55
    • Create Your Own Thank You Card - 8:22
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 12 - How To Create a Flyer
    • Create a Flyer Part 1 - 9:33
    • Create a Flyer Part 2 - 12:35
    • Create a Flyer Part 3 - 4:15
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 13 - How To Create a Brochure
    • Create a Brochure Part 1 - 10:36
    • Create a Brochure Part 2 - 11:11
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 14 - How To Convert a File to PDF
    • Convert Your Files to PDF (and why) - 3:59
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 15 - T-Shirt
    • Create a Branded T-Shirt Design - 7:29
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 16 - Product Mock-Up
    • Place your finished t-shirt design on a product mock-up - 4:59
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 17 - Website Design
    • Web Design 101 - 4:18
    • Anatomy of a Website - 3:07
    • Header Part 1 - 9:38
    • Header Part 2 - 4:36
    • Hero - 2:19
    • Body Part 1 - 6:24
    • Body Part 2 - 6:05
    • Body Part 3 - 4:22
    • Body Part 4 - 5:42
    • Body Part 5 + Footer - 18:11
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 18 - Web Banners
    • Banners 101 - 7:14
    • How to create a web banner for advertisements - 7:07
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 19 - Badges
    • How to create a Badge - 5:45
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 20 - Ribbons
    • How to create a custom Ribbon - 7:41
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 21 - Animated GIF
    • How to create an Animated GIF - 5:49
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 22 - Favicon
    • How to create a Favicon for your website - 3:54
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 23 - Photo Collages
    • Download & Customize Pre-made Collages - 6:00
    • Create your own custom photo collage - 4:24
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 24 - Infographic
    • Learn how to create an infographic - 4:08
    • Create your Infographic - 13:18
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 25 - Facebook Timeline Cover
    • Create a custom Facebook timeline cover - 8:36
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 26 - YouTube Channel Art
    • Learn how to create your YouTube channel art - 9:21
  • GIMP 2.10 Design Project 27 - YouTube Thumbnail
    • Create your YouTube video custom thumbnail - 7:54

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The Photoshop Alternative: GIMP Made Easy

Learn How to Use GIMP as a Solid Photoshop Alternative for Your Artwork

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

GIMP, or GNU Image Manipulation Program, is a free and feature-rich alternative for Photoshop. Whether you're on a budget or just tired of paying for Photoshop each month, GIMP is an amazing tool that can take your digital art to the next level with absolutely zero impact on your checking account. This GIMP course was created with beginners in mind, guiding you through everything from installation to essential tools and even advanced projects to take your understanding to the next level.

1,406 positive ratings from 10,653 students enrolled

  • Access 135 lectures & 15 hours of content 24/7
  • Walk through installing GIMP & setting your preferences
  • Familiarize yourself w/ the 4 main tools in GIMP
  • Learn how to add text along a path
  • Discover how to add an image to text
  • Learn how to create text out of grass
  • Explore adding smoke to your image
  • Discover how to add a source of light to your image
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
4.5/5 Instructor Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

145,499 Total Students
8,005 Reviews

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • GIMP software (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • Getting Started with GIMP
    • Download GIMP Course Resources
    • How to install GIMP for Windows - 4:10
    • How to install GIMP for Mac - 4:03
    • How to setup the GIMP interface - 8:47
    • How to setup GIMP for maximum productivity - 18:26
    • How to use keyboard shortcuts in GIMP - 7:58
    • How to setup your keyboard shortcuts to match with Photoshop - 4:51
  • GIMP the Basics - Learn How to Work with Files in GIMP
    • How to open files in GIMP & the different file types - 7:23
    • How to create a new document in GIMP - 5:29
    • How to navigate around your GIMP documents + more - 5:20
    • How to save your GIMP files for web, print & more - 2:23
  • GIMP the Basics - Learn What Layers Are and How To Use Them
    • You'll learn what a GIMP layer is and it’s benefits in GIMP - 13:21
    • You'll learn what a Layer Mask is and how to use for editing in GIMP - 5:20
    • Discover all the Layer Attributes to use for your artwork in GIMP - 4:07
  • GIMP the Basics - Learn How to Use Blending Modes
    • You’ll learn the 7 types of Blending Modes and what they are - 12:17
    • How to use the Normal+ Blending Modes in GIMP - 4:10
    • How to use the Lighten Blending Modes in GIMP - 3:54
    • How to use the Darken Blending Modes in GIMP - 2:05
    • How to use the Contrast Blending Modes in GIMP - 2:17
    • How to use the Inversion & Component Blending Modes in GIMP - 5:11
  • GIMP the Basics - Tools Overview
    • the GIMP Tools Overview - 7:33
    • Tools workflow tip for presets & palettes in GIMP - 5:10
  • GIMP the Basics - Transform Tools
    • How to use the alignment tool in GIMP - 8:19
    • How to use the crop, rotate, shear, scale & perspective tools in GIMP - 8:35
    • How to use the unified and handle transform tool in GIMP - 6:11
    • How to use the cage & warp transform tool in GIMP - 3:59
  • GIMP the Basics - Paint Tools
    • How to use the fill and gradient tools in GIMP - 5:33
    • How to install and use custom brushes in GIMP - 7:24
    • How to use the brush tool in GIMP - Part 1 - 4:27
    • How to use the brush tool in GIMP - Part 2 - 9:58
    • How to use "MyPaint" brushes in GIMP - 3:30
  • GIMP the Basics - Color Tools + Photo Editing (Paint) Tools
    • Learn the difference between RAW and JPG file types - 5:09
    • How to use presets with the color tools in GIMP - 3:40
    • How to use the color balance tool to remove a color cast from an image in GIMP - 2:25
    • How to use the color temperature tool to fix the white balance of an image - 9:17
    • How to change the color of your image with the hue and saturation tool - 1:29
    • How to fix the exposure of your image with, well, the exposure tool in GIMP - 1:06
    • How to edit images, GIMP, to fix the shadows and highlights - 3:45
    • How to adjust the brightness and/or the contrast of your images with GIMP - 0:59
    • Detailed description of how to use the levels tool in GIMP - Part 1 - 5:51
    • Detailed description of how to use the levels tool in GIMP - Part 2 - 9:38
    • How to use the curves tool for precision and control over your edits - 3:42
    • How to use the threshold for unique editing situations - 3:13
    • How to use the colorize tool, in GIMP, for creative visual effects - 1:12
    • How to use the posterize + desaturate tool, in GIMP, for creative visual effects - 1:49
    • How to use the heal + clone tool for retouching your images in GIMP - 7:13
    • How to use the dodge + burn tool for retouching your images in GIMP - 3:08
  • GIMP the Basics - Selection Tools
    • You’ll learn the purpose & importance of mastering the selection tools with GIMP - 9:12
    • How to use the lasso tool in GIMP - 2:16
    • How to use the foreground select tool in GIMP - 12:44
    • How to use the fuzzy select tool in GIMP - 3:48
    • How to use the select-by-color tool in GIMP - 2:13
    • How to use the intelligent scissors tool in GIMP - 4:09
    • How to use the quick masks mode tool for precise selections in GIMP - 4:50
  • GIMP the Basics - How to Use the Paths Tool
    • Learn all about the paths tool for GIMP
  • GIMP the Basics - How to Use the Text Tool
    • How to use the text tool in GIMP
  • GIMP the Basics - How to Use the Patterns Tool
    • GIMP the Basics - How to Use the Patterns Tool
  • GIMP the Basics - How To Use the Filters
    • An overview of GIMP filter options - 1:45
    • How to use the GIMP filters - Part 1 - 3:36
    • How to use the GIMP filters - Part 2 - 3:03
    • How to use the GIMP filters - Part 3 - 2:28
  • GIMP the Basics - How To Create Shapes!
    • How to create basic shapes in GIMP - 6:19
    • How to add or clip an image to a shape in GIMP - 2:49
  • GIMP Advanced Project 1 - Editing RAW (JPG too) Photos in GIMP
    • Thoughts On Editing GIMP - 5:00
    • the Workflow - 10:19
    • RAW Processing - 5:42
    • Nikon Part 1 - 14:39
    • Nikon Part 2 - 15:09
    • Cannon Raw - 28:29
    • JPG Full Edit - 20:54
  • GIMP Advanced Project 2 - Text
    • Text on a Path - 6:05
    • Image on Text - 8:46
    • Grass Text - 11:44
    • Text Reflection - 3:46
  • GIMP Advanced Project 3 - Photo Manipulation
    • How to Make Our SuperHero Fly Out of a Monitor - 15:12
    • Smoke'n Light - 9:25
    • Blur Background - Intro - 1:40
    • Blur Background - Project - 13:52
  • GIMP Advanced Project 4 - for the Web
    • How to separate a subject from the background (and save for the web) - 3:25
  • GIMP Advanced Project 5 - Web Design
    • Intro - 4:46
    • the Tools - 2:04
    • Stay Organized - 7:28
    • Design Styles - 10:14
    • About This Project & the Design - 12:02
    • Header - 12:21
    • Hero - 20:28
    • Food Menu Content - 7:56
    • Gallery - 14:22
    • About - 8:02
    • Contact + Footer - 8:50
  • GIMP Advanced Project 6 - Replace Skies With (new) Clouds
    • 5 Keys To a Realistic Sky Change - 7:05
    • Option 1 - 15:31
    • Option 2 - 4:14
    • Option 3 - 13:49
    • Option4 - 13:22
  • GIMP Advanced Project 7 - Add Snow in GIMP, + Create Snow Brushes & More
    • Learn How To Create Snow Brushes, Snow Overlays & Add Snow To Your Images - 15:52
    • Download 5 Free Snow Overlays & Instantly Add Snow to Your Photos - 4:56
  • GIMP Advanced Project 8 - Stranger Things Composite
    • Intro - 2:08
    • Scene - 8:39
    • Clouds - 5:31
    • Model - 9:47
    • Lightning - 4:15
    • Create Shadow Monster - 3:30
    • Blend Shadow Monster - 8:28
  • GIMP Advanced Project 9 - 3D, Grungy, Retro, Text Effect
    • Intro - 1:49
    • Step 1 - 7:15
    • Step 2 - 4:19
    • Update for Step 3
    • Step 3 - 10:25
    • Step 4 - 5:11
  • GIMP Advanced Project 10 - Modern + Retro Logo Design
    • Intro - 1:54
    • Step 1 - 12:47
    • Step 2 - 5:11
    • Step 3 - 7:45
    • Step 4 - 10:03
  • GIMP Advanced Project 11 - Photo Manipulation | Half-Sepia w/Texture
    • Sepia Half Tone - 12:57
  • GIMP Advanced Project 12 - NEW Web Design Tutorial
    • Download Resources
    • Briefing - 21:43
    • Grid System - 6:43
    • 04 Header - 20:49
    • 05 Hero - 20:16
    • Body Part 1 - 14:30
    • Body Part 2 - 12:10
    • Body Part 3 - 6:26
    • Body Project - 1:15
    • Footer - 4:51
    • Final Tweaks - 6:14
  • GIMP Advanced Project 13 - Retouching
    • Retouch Like a Pro - 12:45
    • Remove Anything - 14:08
    • How To Change Colors - 6:35
  • Bonus 1: Google's Nik Collection for GIMP
    • Nik is no longer free
    • Nik Collection 101 - 2:10
    • Install for Gimp - 2:03
    • DFine - 3:44
    • Sharpening - 4:30

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Photoshop for Busy Entrepreneurs

Supercharge Your Photoshop Efficiency with 27 Projects, 500+ Templates & More

By Chris Parker | in Online Courses

Featuring 27 Photoshop projects and more than 500 essential templates, this course is a treasure trove of valuable assets and techniques you can leverage to supercharge your efficiency. You'll learn key Photoshop skills with each project and discover how to edit the pre-made Photoshop templates to customize them for your own use. In addition to the free Photoshop CC templates, you'll also learn how to create your own custom graphics, logo, flyers, brochures, and more.

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  • Access 55 lectures & 9 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn essential Photoshop skills w/ 27 hands-on projects
  • Supercharge your efficiency w/ 500+ templates
  • Learn how to create your own templates for your work
Note: Software NOT included.
Chris Parker | Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP Taught by a Pro
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Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a pro photographer. He's photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop and Lightroom. He's been helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

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Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Updates included
  • Experience level required: beginner

Requirements

  • Any version of Photoshop (NOT included in the course)

Course Outline

  • the Basics
    • Photoshop 101 - 8:11
    • Layers 101 + the Layers Panel - 8:15
    • Layer Styles - 2:33
    • Type Tool 101 - 9:03
    • Selection Tools - 8:33
    • Retouching Tools 101 - 8:47
  • Photoshop Design Project 1 - Develop Your Brand Identity
    • Branding Part 1 - 8:39
    • Branding Part 2 - 16:40
    • Guide + Tips - 25:16
  • Photoshop Design Project 2 - How To Create Your Logo + Templates
    • Three Options - 9:05
    • Pre-made Logos - 17:13
    • Step 1 - Custom Logo - 4:00
    • Step 2 - Custom Logo - 8:34
    • Step 3 - Custom Logo - 7:32
    • Step 4 - Custom Logo - 6:17
  • Photoshop Retouching Project 03 - How To Edit Your Photos Like a Pro
    • Part 1 - Retouch Like a Pro - 12:45
  • Photoshop Retouching Project 04 - How To Remove Anything In Photoshop
    • Part 2 - Remove Anything - 16:05
  • Photoshop Retouching Project 05 - Retouch Your Profile Photo
    • Part 3 - Profile Pic - 3:08
  • Photoshop Retouching Project 06 - How To Replace the Sky
    • Part 4 - Change Sky - 7:07
  • Photoshop Design Project 07 - How To Change the Color in an Image
    • Part 5 - How To Change Colors - 10:11
  • Photoshop Design Project 08 - How To Cut Out Your Product
    • Part 6 - Cut out Product_Edited - 2:45
  • Photoshop Design Project 09 - How to Create Your Business Card + Templates
    • How to Create Your Business Card - 20:35
    • Download & Customize the 75 Pre-made Business Cards - 4:27
  • Photoshop Design Project 10 - How to Create Your Stationary
    • Letterhead - 8:21
  • Photoshop Design Project 11 - How To Create a Thank You Card
    • How To Create Thank You Cards - 4:50
    • Thank You Card Intro - 2:55
  • Photoshop Design Project 12 - How To Create a Custom Flyer
    • Flyer - 30:56
  • Photoshop Design Project 13 - How To Create a Custom Brochure
    • Brochure - 23:39
  • Photoshop Design Project 14 - How To Convert Your Flyer and/or Brochure to PDF
    • Convert to PDF - 5:35
  • Photoshop Design Project 15 - How To Design a T-Shirt in Photoshop
    • T-Shirt - 14:14
  • Photoshop Design Project 16 - How To Create a Product Mockup
    • Product Mockup - 4:07
  • Photoshop Project 17 - How to Create a Custom Website Design in Photoshop
    • Download Resources
    • Anatomy of a Website - 3:22
    • Header Part 1 - 15:13
    • Header Part 2 - 6:36
    • Hero - 1:31
    • Body Part 1 - 7:22
    • Body Part 2 - 4:33
    • Body Part 3 - 8:19
    • Body Part 4 - 7:57
    • Body Part 5 - 7:15
    • Footer - 5:04
  • Photoshop Design Project 18 - How to Create Web Banners
    • Banners - 20:22
  • Photoshop Design Project 19 - How To Create Badges + Templates
    • Badges Part 1 - 3:57
    • Badges Part 2 - 20:20
  • Photoshop Design Project 20 - How To Create Web Ribbons
    • Ribbon - 22:09
  • Photoshop Project 21 - Animated GIFs for Web Marketing
    • Animated GIF - 8:27
  • Photoshop Design Project 22 - How to Make a Favicon
    • Favicon - 5:18
  • Photoshop Design Project 23 - How To Create Custom Photo Collages
    • Collages - 14:16
  • Photoshop Design Project 24 - How To Create an Infographic
    • Infographic Part 1 - 19:34
    • Infographic Part 2 - 4:17
  • Photoshop Project 25 - How to Create a Custom Facebook Timeline Cover
    • Templates - 6:41
    • Facebook Cover - 19:29
  • Photoshop Design Project 26 - How To Create a Custom Youtube Channel Cover
    • YT Channel Art - 12:03
  • Photoshop Design Project 27 - How To Create a Custom YouTube Thumbnail
    • 04 YT Thumbnail - 8:18

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