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Everyday Adobe Photoshop: From Workflow to Smartflow

via CreativeLive


Ready to spend less time editing your photos and more time taking them? Join Adobe® expert Dave cross for a course that will transform your image editing workflow into an efficient smart flow system.

During this course, you’ll discover how a non-destructive editing process can help you to be more accurate, creative, and efficient. You’ll learn why presets are an essential part of a smart flow and learn how to efficiently create and leverage them. You’ll work with the full range of Adobe® Photoshop® features, including adjustment layers, smart objects and filters, templates, camera raw smart objects, and much more. You’ll also learn about reusing effects, looks, and templates to make your work more consistent.

By the end of this course, you’ll have proven techniques and strategies for saving time, working smarter, and reaching new creative heights.

Software Used: Adobe Photoshop CC 14


  • Why Work Smart?
  • End Results and Reverse Engineering
  • Make Adobe Photoshop Your Own
  • Customizing Presets
  • Layer Masks
  • Compositing Using "Place" Command
  • Adjustment Layers
  • Blend Modes & Adjustment Layer Presets
  • Not-So-Obvious Smart Techniques
  • Layer Comps & Shape Options
  • Creating A Series Of Objects
  • Group Layers
  • Scaling Masks & Masking Text
  • Clipping Masks
  • Student Questions & Preset Buttons
  • Smart Objects
  • Smart Object Tips
  • Smart Filters
  • Clipping Masks & Smart Retouching
  • Smart Object Templates
  • Template Variables
  • Adobe Camera Raw and Adobe Lightroom Smart Objects
  • Adding Texture & Adobe Camera Raw Presets
  • Adobe Lightroom Smart Objects
  • Automation & Example Projects
  • Batching & Audience Q&A

Taught by

Dave Cross

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