View this Panopto recording of tips and tricks for utilizing tools in PhotoShop. This demonstration presented by James Loney was designed for CMN 210.
While the current license agreement prevents ProCom/Ryerson from giving away Adobe CC licenses to students, Adobe does offer post secondary education students a number of paid subscription options. Tip: Between our labs and production laptops that you can sign out from the RCC 166 Cage, you may find that you don’t need an Adobe CC license, so wait for classes to start before making any purchase. Official Adobe Documentation Full Package $25.79/month For the first year […]
The FCAD Advanced Media Lab features 27″ iMac computers designed for video editing and animation. The lab is available on a drop-in basis when it is not reserved for classes. All computers run the most recent version of Adobe Creative Cloud and can also be used for visual design work.
The Visual Computing Lab features 27″ iMac computers intended for document design and image manipulation and vector image creation. When it is not being used for classes (see scheduled outside door), this lab is available on a drop-in basis via OneCard. All computers run the most recent version of Adobe Creative Cloud, including PhotoShop, InDesign and Illustrator. The room features a large format, professional scanner.
Like PhotoShop, Adobe Illustrator has a number of features. When using this tool, pick and choose only what you need to get the job done (this Lynda.com course is over 6 hours in length). Introduction 3m 7s Welcome 1m 12s How to use exercise files 42s How to send feedback 1m 13s 1. Getting Started 38m 14s What is Adobe Illustrator? 2m 22s Installing Illustrator via Creative Cloud 58s Touring the Illustrator interface […]
An introduction to the fundamentals of page layout using Adobe’s InDesign. Learn how to set up your project and page, and how to utilize some of InDesign’s tools and features.
CMN 448 students have access to PhotoShop and the Adobe Creative Cloud suite in various labs and on laptops from the cage and laptop cart. Learn the basics of image manipulation using Adobe’s Photoshop
Like PhotoShop, InDesign is a program packed full of features. But you only need to use a basic subset of its features, so pick and choose from this 9.5+ hr program as needed. Introduction 7m 10s Welcome 1m 8s Using the exercise files 2m 21s How this course is updated 1m 20s Adjusting the interface: Dark and light 2m 21s 1. Learn InDesign in 30 Minutes 21m 21s Getting started 2m 44s Adding or editing […]
Lynda.com has a great PhotoShop for beginners course. But at 10+ hours, don’t watch the entire course! Rather, use this list to find the features that appeal to your design strategy and only take in what you need. Opening an image from Photoshop or Bridge 7m 2s Opening an image in Camera Raw 5m 31s Navigating your image 29s A few top-secret scrolling tricks 3m 57s Switching between open images 5m 8s Panels […]
Layer masks are a fundamental tool in image manipulation in Adobe Photoshop. Learning how to effectively use masks will make your skills more proficient and can give your images more professional results. Learn key Photoshop tricks on layer masking with this really great Lynda.com lesson.