Photoshop One-on-One Fundamentals

I will post my photoshop assignments below.

This is what I made in Photoshop down below.Welcome-WJ

In lesson 4 I used the crop tool.

I started with this photo…

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I then cropped the image.

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I started cropping nondestructively.

I rotated the image and other crop tool tricks.

I started with this photoScreen Shot 2016-08-22 at 10.12.05 AM.png

I then crop the photo.

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I started to straightening a crooked image.

Started with this photo…

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And I straightening the image…

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In chapter 4 I learned to use the Perspective crop tool.

I started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-08-23 at 9.10.51 AM.png

Then I crop only the painting…Screen Shot 2016-08-23 at 9.15.11 AM.png

I took my 10 minute break. In chapter 4 I learned the layered composition. I was introduce with the layers panel. I converted the flat background into a layer. I customized the transparency checkerboard. I turn a color photo black and white.

I started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-08-23 at 10.30.14 AM.png

Then I turn it black and white…Screen Shot 2016-08-23 at 10.31.21 AM.png

I created a silhouette with Brightness/Contrast.

Started with this image…

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Then created a silhouette of the horse…Screen Shot 2016-08-23 at 10.41.18 AM.png

In chapter 4 I learned to create a new layer and paint on it. Took my 10 minute break. Went to the assembly at 10:25. I did some simple tricks for painting with the Brush tool.

I started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-08-24 at 10.21.14 AM.png

Then I colored in the hooves of the horse…Screen Shot 2016-08-24 at 10.22.47 AM.png

In chapter 4, I learned to distinguish black from non-black pixels. I learned to move an image from one document to another.

I move this picture to the picture of the horse…Screen Shot 2016-08-25 at 9.08.42 AM.png

I learned to expand the canvas to contain a new layer…

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I learned to employed the Clipping Mask.Screen Shot 2016-08-25 at 9.41.10 AM.png

I learned to work with opacity and blend modes…Screen Shot 2016-08-25 at 10.21.11 AM.png

I learned three ways to duplicate a layer…Screen Shot 2016-08-25 at 10.41.23 AM.png

In chapter 4, I learned to scale,rotate, and layer mask my image…

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I learned to fill a selection with color…Screen Shot 2016-08-26 at 9.16.47 AM.png

Learned the art of saving. I learned the four essential things to know about saving. I learned to save layers the native PSD format. Took my 10 minute break. Learn to save a flat image to TIFF. Learned to save an interactive image to PNG.

In chapter 6, I saved a flat image to JPEG. In chapter 7, I learned the luminance and its relationship to color. I learned how luminance works on an image…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 9.28.56 AM.png

Then I clicked on Auto Contrast under image…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 9.30.35 AM.png

I learned the three auto commands…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 9.42.41 AM.png

Then change three of the hundred dollar bills in to their command…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 9.44.05 AM.png

I learned the Automatic Brightness/Contrast command…

Started with this image of a turtle…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 9.56.14 AM.png

Then I clicked on the Auto Tone command…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 9.57.12 AM.png

I learned to custom Brightness/Contrast…

Started with this image of a turtle…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 10.13.46 AM.png

Then I change the Brightness/Contrast of the image…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 10.16.11 AM.png

I applied a dynamic adjustment layer…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 10.28.24 AM.png

Then I changed the brightness and contrast…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 10.29.59 AM.png

I learned some adjustment layer tips and tricks…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 10.41.10 AM.png

Then I changed the brightness of the image…Screen Shot 2016-08-29 at 10.41.56 AM.png

In chapter 7, I put the Histogram to use. I reduced the contrast with Shadow/Highlights…

Started with this image of a barracuda…Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 9.31.24 AM.png

Then I reduced the contrast of the image…Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 9.32.19 AM.png

In chapter 8, I learned that color resides in the eyes of the beholder. I identified the color cast of a photo. I corrected a color cast automatically. I manually adjusting colors with Color Balance…

Started with this image of a turtle…Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 10.17.34 AM.png

Then I changed the colors with Color Balance…Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 10.18.43 AM.png

I tipped a color cast with Photo Filter…

Started with this image of the turtle…Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 10.18.43 AM.png

Then I tipped the colors with Photo Filter…Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 10.32.07 AM.png

In chapter 7, I learned to isolate an adjustment with a layer mask…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-08-30 at 9.41.35 AM.png

Then I brighten only the eye of the turtle…Screen Shot 2016-08-30 at 9.42.34 AM.png

I was introduced with the Histogram. I finished my blog post today.

I clocked in today. In chapter 8, I corrected color cast in Camera Raw.  I adjusted the color intensity with Vibrance…

Started with this image of a cowfish…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 9.03.56 AM.png

Then I adjusted the color intensity with Vibrance…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 9.05.24 AM.png

I was introduced with the Hue/Saturation. I summoned colors where none exist…

Started with this image of some coral…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 9.38.07 AM.png

Then I summoned colors where none existed…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 9.39.31 AM.png

I made even more color with Vibrance…

Started with this image…

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Then I made more color with Vibrance…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 9.48.23 AM.png

I created a quick-and-dirty sepia-tone effect…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 10.08.05 AM.png

then added a sepia-tone effect…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 10.09.07 AM.png

I changed this image of the turtle…

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then changed the color to a purple and yellow image…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 10.14.40 AM.png

I also changed this image of the coral…

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then changed it to a dark purple…Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 10.17.16 AM.png

In chapter 9, I learned Photoshop’s power of selection.

In chapter 9, I used the geometric Marquee tools…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-02 at 9.54.45 AM.png

Then moved the planet Mars into the image…Screen Shot 2016-09-02 at 9.55.39 AM.png

I painted with the Quick Selection tool. I added, subtracted, and intersect selections.

In chapter 9, I turned a selection into a layer mask…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-07 at 10.18.28 AM.png

Then I put Mars in the background and changed the background color…Screen Shot 2016-09-07 at 10.20.14 AM.png

In chapter 9, I aligned a layer to a selection…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-08 at 8.59.57 AM.png

Then I made the stars behind Mars…Screen Shot 2016-09-08 at 9.00.51 AM.png

I worked with the Magic Wand tool. I saved and load selections. I added the clouds to my composition…

I have this image…

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Then I added the clouds to the image…Screen Shot 2016-09-08 at 10.31.22 AM.png

In chapter 9, I enhanced the drama of my scene…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-09 at 9.01.22 AM.png

Then I darken the landscape…Screen Shot 2016-09-09 at 9.03.07 AM.png

I conquered the Quick Selection tool…

Started with this image…

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Then I brighten the path up a little…

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I used each of the three Lasso tools…

I also moved the traveler into the image…Screen Shot 2016-09-09 at 10.09.47 AM.png

I drew a freeform shadow with the Lasso tool…Screen Shot 2016-09-09 at 10.20.10 AM.png

I colorized a layer with Color Overlay…

I made the clouds bright red…Screen Shot 2016-09-09 at 10.25.12 AM.png

In chapter 10, I learned about painting selections.

In chapter 10, I combined the best of the selection tools. I was introduced with the Quick Mask mode tool. I learned the fastest way to save a selection…

I made a new channel with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-12 at 9.42.42 AM.png

I painted some adjustments with the Brush tool…

I also added a new channel called “manual adjustments”…Screen Shot 2016-09-12 at 10.03.43 AM.png

I added motion blur with the Smudge tool…

I again added another channel called “Motion Blur Wing”…Screen Shot 2016-09-12 at 10.14.02 AM.png

I reversed a mask with Invert…

I moved the hummingbird to the lone tree image…Screen Shot 2016-09-12 at 10.28.01 AM.png

I applied a special-effects filter…

I made my hummingbird a stained glass filter…Screen Shot 2016-09-12 at 10.38.58 AM.png

n chapter 10, I smooth a badly stroked edge…

I started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-13 at 9.21.52 AM.png

I made the outline of the bird smoother…Screen Shot 2016-09-13 at 9.20.20 AM.png

I selected only the black lines…

Started with this image…

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Then I made a new layer called White…Screen Shot 2016-09-13 at 9.31.45 AM.png

I expanded and contracted a selection…

Started with this image…

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Then I made the hummingbird look like a stained glass figure…Screen Shot 2016-09-13 at 9.40.43 AM.png

In chapter 11, I learned about your best face forward. I corrected very bad color…

Started with his image…Screen Shot 2016-09-13 at 9.56.35 AM.png

Then I changed the brightness and the color of the girl’s hair…Screen Shot 2016-09-13 at 9.57.49 AM.png

In chapter 11, I learned about the Cloning and Content-Aware tools.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-14 at 9.34.01 AM.png

Then I made the two Z’s disappear…Screen Shot 2016-09-14 at 9.35.45 AM.png

I took a closer look at the Content-Aware tool.

I have this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-14 at 9.35.45 AM.png

Then I got rid of the oval like shape…Screen Shot 2016-09-14 at 9.54.51 AM.png

I painted with the Spot Healing Brush.

Started with this imageScreen Shot 2016-09-14 at 10.23.14 AM.png

Then got rid of some face blemishes…Screen Shot 2016-09-14 at 10.24.14 AM.png

I learned some Healing Brush tips and tricks.

In chapter 11, I shift- clicked to heal in straight lines.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 9.10.18 AM.png

Then I got rid some of the hair on one of the girls…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 9.12.02 AM.png

I used the standard  Healing Brush.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 9.12.02 AM.png

I got rid of a couple of blemishes and a few strands of hair…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 9.40.44 AM.png

I flipped and rotated the source data.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 9.40.44 AM.png

Then I fixed the lips on the girls on the left and the eyebrows on the girl on the right…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 10.01.41 AM.png

I used the Dodge and Burn tools.

I have this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 10.01.41 AM.png

Then I brighten up the eyes and the faces of the girls…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 10.14.16 AM.png

I whitened the teeth with the Sponge tool.

I have this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 10.25.20 AM.png

Then I whitened the teeth on the girl on the left…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 10.26.24 AM.png

I reshaped details with the Liquify filter.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 10.39.10 AM.png

Then I fixed the girl on the left’s cheek…Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 10.40.58 AM.png

In chapter 11, I selectively recolored details.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-16 at 9.43.46 AM.png

Then I recolored the girls’s hair brown…Screen Shot 2016-09-16 at 9.44.42 AM.png

I smoothed the skin with the Blur tool.

Started with this image…

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Then I smooth the skin with the Blur tool…Screen Shot 2016-09-16 at 10.00.56 AM.png

I did nondestructive doing and burning.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-16 at 10.00.56 AM.png

Then I brighten up the girl on the left’s cheek and brighten up the faces…Screen Shot 2016-09-16 at 10.15.54 AM.png

In chapter 12, I learned about Photoshop’s most powerful plugin- Camera Raw. I applied Camera Raw as a filter.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-16 at 10.38.32 AM.png

Then I crop the image and made it a little brighter…Screen Shot 2016-09-16 at 10.39.28 AM.png

In chapter 12, I use nondestructive Camera Raw.Screen Shot 2016-09-19 at 9.02.51 AM.png

I handled a Camera Raw image in Photoshop. I learned to  captured raw images and converting to DNG. I opened and developed a raw photograph.

I developed this image and change the settings…Screen Shot 2016-09-19 at 9.52.43 AM.png

I opened and edited multiple images.

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I did was change the temperature, tint, contrast, vibrance, and saturation of the images. I learned about Highlights, Shadows, Whites, and Blacks.

I changed the Highlights, Shadows, Whites, and Blacks in this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-19 at 10.17.40 AM.png

I learned about the Clarify and Chromatic Aberrations.

In these two images, I tone down the clarify and chromatic aberrations…Screen Shot 2016-09-19 at 10.32.16 AM.png

And this one…Screen Shot 2016-09-19 at 10.33.26 AM.png

In chapter 12, I use the HSL and the Targeted Adjustment tool.

What i did to this image was changed the hue, saturation, and luminance…Screen Shot 2016-09-20 at 9.44.38 AM.png

In chapter 12, I used the Spot Removal tool.

I used the Spot Removal tool on these two images…

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For this one I got rid of some face blemishes.

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And this one I got rid of the post between the elk. I cleaned up with the Patch tool.

I cleaned up a little patch of grass in this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-21 at 8.41.22 AM.png

In chapter 13, I learned about Photoshop’s vector-based type. I formatted type from the options bar.

I added the text ”you would love this place” and moved it to the right of the image…Screen Shot 2016-09-21 at 9.05.08 AM.png I formatted type from the Character panel.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-21 at 9.05.08 AM.png

I spaced out the letters and put them in caps lock…Screen Shot 2016-09-21 at 9.36.25 AM.png

I learned some tips and tricks for finding the perfect font.

I added the text “wish you were here” and change the font type…Screen Shot 2016-09-21 at 10.00.01 AM.png

I learned about type size and script fonts.

I made the text “wish you were here ” into a script font and moved it to the upper left…Screen Shot 2016-09-21 at 10.17.33 AM.png

I created and edited paragraph text…

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-21 at 10.17.33 AM.png

Then I added a paragraph text in the under “you would love this place”…Screen Shot 2016-09-21 at 10.36.35 AM.png

In chapter 13, I adjusted leading and paragraph spacing.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 9.03.36 AM.png

I made two paragraphs and adjusted the paragraph spacing…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 9.05.24 AM.png

I setted the antialiasing for very small text.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 9.05.24 AM.png

I added the text “Honduras forever”, and turned on the stamp and damselfish layers…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 9.29.55 AM.png

I aligned one layer to another.

Started with this image… Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 9.29.55 AM.png

Then I moved the damselfish onto the stamp layer…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 9.36.59 AM.png

I created text along a circle.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 9.36.59 AM.png

Then I added the text “Missives from paradise” along a circle…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 9.57.55 AM.png

I found a character with the Glyphs panel.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 10.10.25 AM.png

I added bullets to each side of the word “Paradise”.Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 10.11.54 AM.png

I double-stroked a circle.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 10.11.54 AM.png

I made one circle in the inside and the other on the outside of the text…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 10.30.58 AM.png

I created a stressed cancellation mark.

Started with this image…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 10.30.58 AM.png

Then added “2048” inside the circle, rotate it to an angle, and added an effect to the stamp…Screen Shot 2016-09-22 at 10.39.38 AM.png