Photoshop in a Day

Beginner Photoshop Training in NYC

Get started in Photoshop in our 1-day course: learn to retouch photos, improve contrast and color, save files for print or web, and more. Review the use of layers and the essential tools for photo editing and retouching. You'll practice with step-by-step exercises which include how to color correct and improve contrast, add text, swap backgrounds, and composite different photos.

This beginner Photoshop course is located at our design school, Noble Desktop, at 594 Broadway Suite 1202 in SoHo.

Additional discounts information is available on Noble Desktop’s website.

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Register for a Class 

$325 6 Hours 594 Broadway, NYC In-person classroom training

This course is offered at our design school, Noble Desktop, in SoHo. View upcoming dates and register for this course directly on Noble Desktop’s website.

Register at nobledesktop.com 

What You'll Learn

  • Learn to retouch photos and create graphics
  • Improve your images by adjusting color, contrast, and more
  • Learn how to prepare images for use on the web or in print

Full Course Syllabus

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Getting Started

  • Zooming
  • Scrolling
  • Getting Around
  • Tools
  • Copy & Paste

Photo Retouching

  • Selections
  • Healing Brush
  • Clone Stamp
  • Red-Eye Tool

Replacing Backgrounds

  • Magic Wand
  • Image Compositing

Annual Report Cover

  • Selecting
  • Feathering
  • Layers
  • Using Type

Selecting with Quick Masks 

  • Quick Masks
  • Magic Wand

Color Correction Using Color Balance 

  • Color Correction with Adjustment Layers
  • Levels
  • Refining a mask
  • Setting White, Black, and Gray Points

Preparing Digital Photos for Print 

  • Image Size
  • Resampling
  • Saving as PSD
  • Saving as TIFF
  • Document Size
  • Preparing for Print

Saving Photos for the Web as JPEG

  • Saving for the Web
  • Save as JPEG
  • Image Size
  • Resampling