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New Photoshop CS5 Podcasts Released

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If you are a podcast subscriber... PLEASE RE-SUBSCRIBE.

We had to change hosting companies... you'll find that we've posted a BUNCH of new episodes in iTunes. We have 72 new episodes in the can... so don't miss out!



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Adobe Output Module & Bridge – 178 UAP



Instructor Richard Harrington explains this companion program to Adobe Photoshop.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Automating Tasks with Photoshop Actions



Quickly reapply complex artistic effects to multiple images.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5
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Using the Image Processor – 177 UAP



Instructor Richard Harrington explains how the image processor script provides an easy way to batch process several images.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Creating Image Galleries with Adobe Bridge



Quickly review, arrange, and output images to PDF and the web.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5
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Fading a Filter — 176 UAP



Instructor Richard Harrington discusses how the fade command works. It is available on all versions of Photoshop, and is considered a very flexible tool.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Tablet Techniques for the Mixer Brush in Photoshop



Interactively blend canvas colors with lifelike painting strokes.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5
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Smart Filters – 175 UAP



Instructor Richard Harrington talks about how to take your filter collection even further.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Refining Selections Edges



Precisely preview and adjust difficult selections. Output your results to a new layer, mask, or document to creatively combine the selection with new backgrounds.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5
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Photo Effects – 174 UAP



Instructor Richard Harrington talks about using styles to create image effects.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Retouching Images with Puppet Warp



Use a visual mesh that keeps key areas in place to perform everything from subtle image retouching to total transformations.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5
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Type Effects – 173 UAP



Instructor Richard Harrington talks about cool effects you can do using text, and how to combine it with layer styles.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Warped Text – 172 UAP Warped Text – UAP 172



Instructor Richard Harrington explains the warped text options in Photoshop. Warped text allows you to make custom effects for your text.

Be sure to also check out the new book – Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Photoshop CS5 Puppet Warp



Learn how to create Puppet Warps in Photoshop CS5.

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Understanding Adobe Photoshop Back Online

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My most popular podcast is live again (and I'm recording more). You'll find more than 50 Photoshop tutorials back online again in Apple iTunes.

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Smart Objects -140 Understanding Adobe Photoshop 140



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use smart objects in Photoshop CS4 to re-scale an object without losing clarity.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to check out the companion book.

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Organizing Images with Aperture



In this video you’ll learn to rank and sort images in Aperture. You’ll also learn about contact sheets and Web galleries for client review. You can also visit the website
www.peachpit.com/videomac in order to download sample files.
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Quick Mask Mode - Understanding Adobe Photoshop 142



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to refine a selection in Photoshop CS4 with paint brush tools & quick mask mode.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to
check out the companion book.

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Scoring and Sound Design in Soundtrack Pro



Soundtrack Pro is a powerful tool for scoring and adding sound design elements like sound effects, Foley sounds, and ambient noise. Check out this video as we take a project from Final Cut Pro to Soundtrack Pro and back to Final Cut Pro. You can also visit the website www.peachpit.com/videomac in order to download sample files.


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Refining Edges - Understanding Adobe Photoshop 144



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to easily modify selections with the refine edges command in Photoshop CS4.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to
check out the companion book.

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Shadows/Highlights - Understanding Adobe Photoshop 163



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the shadow/highlight adjustment in Photoshop CS4 to repair images with exposure problems.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to check out the companion book.


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How to Automatically Add Copyright Metadata in Aperture 3



Learn how to add copyright information to your videos upon import with Aperture 3. Just a short tip (banged out in the basement with my new Yeti mic to give it a test).
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Creating Motion Templates

Want to create your own Motion templates for use in Final Cut Pro? In this video lesson you’ll learn how to combine After Effects and Motion into a template project that can then be updated from within Final Cut Pro.



You can also visit the website www.peachpit.com/videomac in order to download sample files.
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Create a Line Item Budget in iWork '09

This line says it best – "Budgets lead to money and money leads to exciting things"



Check out more shows from MacBreak –
http://www.youtube.com/user/macbreaksf

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Image Processor – Understanding Adobe Photoshop 177

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshops image processor script to batch process a folder of images.  




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Multicamera Trimming in Final Cut Pro

Want to refine a multicamera edit? Learn how to harness the power of trimming to refine the timing of your shots.

To download sample files, visit www.peachpit.com/videomac.



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Photo Effects – Understanding Adobe Photoshop 174



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use layer styles to create image effects in Photoshop CS4.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to
check out the companion book.

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Aligning items in Keynote '09

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MacBreak Work is back! In this new episode we cover how to align items in a presentation. You'll also learn cool new transitions in Keynote ‘09.

Here are links to get the free episode.

http://www.pixelcorps.tv/macbreak_work017

http://www.youtube.com/user/macbreaksf

http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=308761591



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Fading Filters - Understanding Adobe Photoshop 176

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the fade command to get more out of your Photoshop filters. Distributed by Tubemogul.



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Type Effects – Understanding Adobe Photoshop 173



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to create text effects with layer styles in Photoshop CS4.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to
check out the companion book.

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Capturing Video for After Effects



You can capture video for an After Effects project using Premiere Pro. Learn how to quickly switch applications to pull in new footage from tape. To download sample files, visit
www.peachpit.com/videomac.

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Timecode Burn In with Compressor

Want to compress your footage to another format and add timecode burn in at the same time? With Compressor you can! Be sure to check out this step-by-step video as we add timecode burn in via Compressor. You can also visit the website www.peachpit.com/videomac in order to download sample files.



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Video Improvements – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you how to size pictures for video and work with video files in Photoshop CS4.

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Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Auto-Blend – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you how to use auto-blend to combine multiple exposures in Photoshop CS4 .

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Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Dodge, Burn, and Sponge – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you the improvements that Photoshop CS4 brings to the dodge, burn and sponge tools.

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Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Little Things – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you the small but important updates and features new to Photoshop CS4.

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Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Vibrance Adjustment – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you how to use the new vibrance adjustments in Photoshop CS4 to boost the saturation of a scene without affecting skin tones.

Check out our Photoshop Books
Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Enhanced Panormaic Photomerge – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you the new photomerge features in Photoshop CS4 that can take your panoramic photography to the next level.


Want to know even more abut panoramic photos? Check out our iPhone training app.

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Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Enhanced Smart Objects– Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you how to use smart objects and how they have been improved in Photoshop CS4

Check out our Photoshop Books
Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Color Range Command – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you how to use the color range command and how CS4 makes it even easier to make a localized selection.

Check out our Photoshop Books
Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Adjustments Panel – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you how to use the new adjustments panel in Photoshop CS4 to speed up your workflow.

Check out our Photoshop Books
Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Masks Panel – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you what’s new with masks in Photoshop CS4 and how to use them to non-destructively add transparency to an image.

Check out our Photoshop Books
Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Adobe About Module – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Richard Harrington shows you how to use the Adobe output module in Bridge CS4 to make PDF slideshows and web galleries of your images.

Check out our Photoshop Books
Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Interface Changes – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peak



Learn about important changes to the Photoshop CS4 user interface such as refined workspaces, freely rotatable canvas, greater zoom levels, enhanced controls with panels, and tabbed documents.

Check out our Photoshop Books
Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS4 & Photoshop for Video

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Refining Edges – 144 Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to easily modify selections with the refine edges command in Photoshop CS4.


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Calculations Command — 145 Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop CS4s calculations command to select parts of an image based on color details



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Spot Color Channels — 146 Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use spot color channels in Photoshop CS4 to achieve precise color for printing.




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Designing with Kuler – 147 Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Kuler, an interactive color panel in Photoshop CS4.

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New Podcast Featured on iTunes

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Our new podcast, Video Made on a Mac, is in the New and Notable section of iTunes.

Richard Harrington and Robbie Carman show you how to create professional video on the Mac. In this series, they share videos and project files using real world examples in Final Cut Studio and Adobe Creative Suite. From pre-production to post, and accomplishing it all within a tight schedule, this podcast series gives you a sample of what you can learn using their book, Video Made on the a Mac.

Be sure to visit the site to get the
free downloadable files or order the book. Be sure to use the code VMMBOOK at checkout to receive a discount.

The new podcast is brought to you by the fine folks at Peachpit Press.
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Creating Custom Brushes – 148 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to create your own custom brushes in Photoshop CS4.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to
check out the companion book.

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Peachpit Launches Video Made on a Mac Podcast Series


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Check out our new podcast series. Join Richard Harrington and Robbie Carman as we show you how to create professional video on the Mac. We share videos and project files using real world examples in Final Cut Studio and Adobe Creative Suite. From pre-production to post, these podcasts gives you a sample of what you can learn using their book, Video Made on the a Mac. You can use the code MACVIDEO for 35% off and free shipping.

Watch the latest FREE episodes:
Organizing Images with Bridge
Prepping Storyboards for Animation


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Custom Gradients – 150 Understanding Adobe Photoshop




Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to design and use Photoshop CS4 gradients to enhance the sky in a photo.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to check out the companion book.

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Layer Organization – 153 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to keep your layers organized in Photoshop CS4.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to check out the companion book.

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Creating Panoramas – 154 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to create a panoramic image in Photoshop CS4.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to check out the companion book.

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Layer Comps – 155 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to store multiple designs inside of one Photoshop document with layer comps.

Like the podcast? Then be sure to check out the companion book.

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Blending Modes – 156 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use blending modes in Photoshop CS4 for a variety of effects.

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Filters & Blending Modes – 157 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to combine filters with blending modes to achieve even more effects
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Stealing Sunsets – 162 Understanding Adobe Photoshop 162 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to “steal” a sunset by taking the colors from one image and mapping them to another with Photoshop CS4.
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Creative Sepiatones — 161 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to make creative use of sepiatones in Photoshop CS4 to achieve a precise look.
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Vibrancy – 160 Understanding Adobe Photoshop


Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the vibrancy adjustment in Photoshop CS4 to adjust saturation with more precise control.

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Using Levels | 159 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the levels adjustment on a per-channel basis for color correction tool in Photoshop CS4.
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Color Correction: Levels | 158 Understanding Adobe Photoshop



Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to adjust brightness, contrast and exposure with levels in Photoshop CS4.
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Perspective Cropping

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Color Range Command in Photoshop

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138 UAP - Perspective Cropping - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to remove distortion from an image in Photoshop CS4 with a perspective crop.


138 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Perspective Cropping - The best home videos are here




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137 UAP - Nondestructive Crop - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to crop nondestructively in Photoshop CS4.


137 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Nondestructive Crop - The best video clips are right here



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136 UAP - Power Crop - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to harness the full power of Photoshop CS4’s crop tool.


136 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Power Crop - The most popular videos are here


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135 UAP - Camera Raw Interface - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to handle camera raw files in Photoshop CS4.


135 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Camera Raw Interface - Click here for the funniest movie of the week

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132 UAP - Switching Tools - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to quickly switch tools in Photoshop CS4.



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131 UAP - Managing Workspaces - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to customize your workspace in Photoshop CS4.


131 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Managing Workspaces - Watch more funny videos here

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130 UAP - Setting Preferences - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to customize Photoshop CS4's preferences so the program works best for you.


130 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Setting Preferences - The funniest videos clips are here

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Books.


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129 UAP - Converting Image Modes - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to switch between image modes in Photoshop CS4.


128 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Pixels in Depth - Click here for another funny movie.

Want to go hands-on with the image files? Get the book.
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23 Versions – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to harness the power of versions in Aperture.



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128 UAP - Pixels in Depth - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington gives you a close look at how pixels work in Photoshop CS4.



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22 Getting Organized with Folders – Aperture Quick Tip

Have a ton of photos in your Aperture library and want to organize them with folders? Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how in this episode.



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127 UAP - Recovery in Camera Raw - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to do recovery in camera raw to post-process your images before opening them in Photoshop.


127 UAP - Recovery in Camera Raw - The most amazing bloopers are here

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Books.

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126 UAP - Using Adobe Bridge - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Adobe Bridge to sort through images and find shots you want to use in Photoshop.



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Books.

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125 UAP - Perspective Cropping - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to fix keystoning or distortion in a photo by perspective cropping in Photoshop.



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Books.

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21 The Patch Tools – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to fix problems areas in photos using Aperture's Repair and Clone tools.


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124 UAP - Making Masks With Channels - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to make accurate selections and masks using channels.


124 UAP - Making Masks With Channels - Funny blooper videos are here

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20 Digital Film Tools Light – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Digital Film Tool's Light plugin for Aperture 2.



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123 UAP - Quick Mask Mode - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to make complex, accurate selections with the quick mask mode.



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19 Managing Assets Part 2 – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to manage assets in Aperture 2 and get your projects more organized. Part 2 of 2.



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122 UAP - Camera Raw - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to develop your camera raw images and bring them into Photoshop.



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18 Managing Assets Part 1 – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to manage assets in Aperture 2 and get your projects more organized. Part 1 of 2.



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121 UAP - The Healing & Patch Tools - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop's healing and patch tools to fix blemishes in an image.


121 UAP - The Healing & Patch Tools - More bloopers are a click away

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Photoshop CS4 – Free Training Starts Tuesday 9/23

Check out our free training series – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peek that starts Tuesday 9/23.

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17 Using Watermarks – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the watermark feature in Aperture 2.



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120 UAP - Curves in Lab - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop curves in the LAB color mode to isolate a color and make it pop.


120 UAP - Curves in LAB - The funniest bloopers are right here

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16 Color Controls – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Aperture 2's color controls to make precise adjustments within an image.



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119 UAP - Zoomify - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the Photoshop plug-in Zoomify to share high resolution images on the web.


119 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Zoomify - Awesome video clips here

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15 AQT Silver Efex Pro – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you the Aperture 2 third party plug in Silver Efex Pro from Nik Software (www.niksoftware.com/).



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118 UAP - Dramatic Skies - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop to create more dramatic skies.



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14 AQT Straightening – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Aperture 2 to straighten and image.



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117 UAP - Repair a Sky - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop to fix a sky that has blown out.


117 Understanding Adobe Photoshop - Repair Sky - Funny video clips are a click away

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13 AQT Highlights & Shadows – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the powerful commands in Aperture 2 that allow you to adjust the highlights and shadows in an image.



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116 UAP - Replacing a Sky - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop to replace a sky in one image with a sky from another.



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12 AQT Adjusting Levels – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Aperture 2's levels adjustments to get a balance of tone within an image.



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115 UAP - Smart Filters - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to stylize an image using smart filters in Photoshop CS3.



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11 AQT Contrast & Definition – Aperture Quick Tip

nstructor Richard Harrington shows you how to adjust the contrast and definition of your images in Aperture 2.



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114 UAP - Gradient Maps - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop gradient maps to stylize grayscale images.



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10 AQT Recovering Skies – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Aperture to recover over exposed skies in your pictures.



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113 UAP - Converting RGB to Grayscale - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to convert a RGB image to grayscale in a way that gives you precise control over the image.



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9 AQT Identifying Color Clipping – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how use Aperture 2 to identify and fix parts of your images that are over or under exposed.



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112 UAP - Converting RGB to CMYK - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to convert RGB images to CMYK for print while preserving your images colors.



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8 AQT Exposure Controls – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to adjust the exposure of an image using Aperture 2's exposure controls.



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111 UAP - Combining Software - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to tie your Apple software with your Adobe software, so you can use iPhoto or Aperture with Photoshop.



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7 AQT Histograms – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to read Aperture 2's histograms, and use them to correct tone and adjust exposure.



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110 UAP - Combining Software - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop to blur parts of your image to simulate lens blur.



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109 UAP - Adding a Fill Flash - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop's powerful shadow/highlight filter to add a fill flash to a dark photo.



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6 AQT Using Stacks – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how you can use Aperture's stack mode to easily browse through your images and choose a "pick" of the stack.



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5 AQT Stacks – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use stacks in Aperture 2 to group images together, which is helpful when organizing several exposures.



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108 UAP - Using Layers to Enhance a Photo - Part 2 - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use multiple layers to precisely control enhancements you are making to the image. Part 2.



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4 AQT Quick Preview – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Aperture 2's quick preview options to speed up browsing through images.



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107 UAP - Using Layers to Enhance a Photo - Part 1 - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use multiple layers to precisely control enhancements you are making to the image.




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106 UAP - Making a Collage Part 2 - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shares techniques on how to make a Photoshop collage. Part 2.










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3 AQT White Balance – Aperture Quick Tip

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to harness the white balance command in Aperture to improve an image.










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105 UAP - Making a Collage Part 1 - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shares techniques on how to make a Photoshop collage. Part 1.










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104 UAP - Sketch Effects - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to get more out of Photoshop's crop tool, which is more powerful than people think.










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103 UAP - Advanced Cropping - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to get more out of Photoshop's crop tool, which is more powerful than people think.










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102 UAP - Patch Tool - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop's patch tool to repair images & remove unwanted items in a photo.










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101 UAP - Stealing the Sunset - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to "steal the sunset," or use Photoshop to take the colors of one sunset and map it to another image.










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100 UAP - Vanishing Point - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to use vanishing point to repair an image with perspective in mind in the 100th episode of Understanding Adobe Photoshop.










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99 UAP - Replace Color - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington demonstrates how replace the color of specific objects in a photo.










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98 UAP - Creating a Look in Camera Raw - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to give a photo a "look" in Camera Raw and apply that look to an entire folder of images.










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97 UAP - Photo Filters - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop's photo filters for a variety of effects.

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96 UAP - Indoor Panoramas - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to create panoramic images using even complicated indoor locales.



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Three-Point Lighting – Producing Video Podcasts

Trying to understand the fundamentals of video lighting? Then check out this episode from Producing Video Podcasts on Three-point lighting.


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95 UAP - Depth of Field Blur - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to create a depth of field blur in Photoshop using the lens blur filter and gradient maps.



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94 UAP - Creating Custom Brushes - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to create your own custom brushes in Photoshop.



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93 UAP - Blend Modes & Corner Pinning - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to take a photo of someone and map it to the side of a surface using blend modes and a technique called corner pinning.



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The Podcast Has Two Flavors – SD & HD

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We recently started producing our weekly show, Understanding Adobe Photoshop in High Defintiion. We did this for improved image quality for the screencast portion (and to make the show work for TiVo HD and Apple TV). We expected some reaction... and we got it. You sure are a passionate audience. Some of you LOVE the new HD sized show... some HATE it....

That's okay... you are entitled to your opinions and you are entitled to have both.

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If you want the show in HD:
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92 UAP - Black & White Adjustment Layers - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use Photoshop's black & white adjustment layers to convert color images to black & white.



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91 UAP - Blend Modes & Filters - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how you can get the most out of blend modes by using them with filters.



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Understanding Adobe Photoshop – Now in HD!

We've upgraded to HD podcasts. Watch this short tutorial to learn more.




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90 UAP – Blend Modes - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how you can get the most out of blend modes by using them with filters.




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89 UAP – 3rd Party Actions - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you many of the actions available at panosfx.com.



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88 UAP – Fixing a Historical Image part 2 - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you the fastest way to fix common problems that occur with historical images. This is part 2 of 2.



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87 UAP - Fixing a Historical Image part 1 - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you the fastest way to fix common problems that occur with historical images. This is part 2 of 2.



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86 UAP - Black & White Conversion - Understanding Adobe Photoshop

Instructor Richard Harrington shares tips on how best to convert your color images to black and white in Photoshop.



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34 UAP - Restoring Damaged Photos, Part 1 of 3

Most historical photos show some damage with age. Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to fix a variety of problems with older images. Part 1 of 3.



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33 UAP - Clone an Object, Part 2 of 2

Instructor Richard Harrington takes a closer look at the clone tool and shows you how to use it to remove background elements from an image. Part 1 of 2.



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32 UAP - Clone an Object, Part 1 of 2

Instructor Richard Harrington takes a closer look at the clone tool and shows you how to use it to remove background elements from an image. Part 1 of 2.



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31 UAP - Shadow Highlight Adjustment

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the shadow / highlight adjustment in Photoshop to rescue dark images.



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30 UAP - Color Correct - Levels

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to use Photoshop levels adjustments to fix problems with color balance, brightness or contrast.



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29 UAP - Blending Modes

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use blending modes in Photoshop to blend layers together in various ways for a wide range of results.



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28 UAP - Layer Comps, Part 2 of 2

Layer comps allow you to create alternate images and store them in one Photoshop document. Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to get the most out of this important tool. Part 2 of 2.



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27 UAP - Layer Comps, Part 1 of 2

Layer comps allow you to create alternate images and store them in one Photoshop document. Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to get the most out of this important tool. Part 1 of 2.



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26 UAP - Layer Organization

Maximize your Photoshop workflow with these essential tips on layer organization. Instructor Rich Harrington explains how to align, distribute and group layers and how to lock different aspects of a layer.



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25 UAP - Alpha Channels

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to use alpha channels in Photoshop to save selections to preserve transparency when taking an image into multimedia applications.



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24 UAP - Layer Masking

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use layer masks in Photoshop to hide part of an image. Superior to the eraser tools, if you are doing professional compositing, layer masking is essential.



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23 UAP - Creating Custom Brushes, part 2 of 2

Instructor Rich Harrington shows you how to create and tweak your own brushes in Photoshop to create unique looks. Part 2 of 2.



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21 UAP - Spot Color Channels

Instructor Rich Harrington explains how to create spot color channels and use them to accurately reproduce your client's corporate colors.



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20 UAP - Calculations Command, Part 2 of 2

Instructor Rich Harrington shows you how to mathematically separate image information and manipulate individual color channels to create the perfect alpha channel using Photoshop's Calculations tool. Part 2 of 2.



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19 UAP - Calculations Command, Part 1 of 2

Instructor Rich Harrington shows you how to mathematically separate image information and manipulate individual color channels to create the perfect alpha channel using Photoshop's Calculations tool. Part 1 of 2.



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18 UAP - Using a Path

Connect the dots and create scalable vector graphics with Photoshop's pen tool. Instructor Rich Harrington explores how paths can be used to make accurate selections and create customized effects.



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17 UAP - Quick Mask Mode, Part 2 of 2

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how you can use the quick mask command to make a complex selection in Photoshop. Part 2 of 2.



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16 UAP - Quick Mask Mode, Part 1 of 2

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how you can use the quick mask command to make a complex selection in Photoshop. Part 1 of 2.



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15 UAP - Smart Objects

Instructor Richard Harrington explains serveral options you can use to modify your selections in Photoshop.



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14 UAP - Smart Objects

Instructor Richard Harrington explains Smart Objects and how this feature can help you retain the quality of Photoshop layers and imported images while allowing you maximum flexibility.



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13 UAP - Free Transform Command

Instructor Richard Harrington covers the free transofrm command, a very flexible way to move, rotate and scale images within your Photoshop document.



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12 UAP - Perspective Cropping

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to use perspective cropping in Photoshop to correct distortion that can occur in an image.



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11 UAP - Nondestructive Cropping

The act of cropping is a destructive edit. Instructor Richard Harrington shows how to crop nondestructively in Photoshop, to preserve the cropped pixels so you can easily make changes later.



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10 UAP - Power Crop

It's very common to need to size and crop an image to a specific image size. Instructor Richard Harrington explains how you can do both with one step by"power cropping"in Photoshop.



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09 UAP - Scan, Crop and Straighten, Part 2 of 2

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to put the tedious work of cropping and straightening multiple scanned images behind by using Photoshop's automated"Crop and Straighten Photos"feature. Part 2 of 2.



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08 UAP - Scan, Crop and Straighten, Part 1 of 2

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to put the tedious work of cropping and straightening multiple scanned images behind by using Photoshop's automated"Crop and Straighten Photos"feature. Part 1 of 2.



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07 UAP - Camera Raw Interface, Part 2 of 2

Camera raw has several advantages over other file formats. Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to open and develop a camera raw image in Photoshop. Part 2 of 2.



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06 UAP - Camera Raw Interface, Part 1 of 2

Camera raw has several advantages over other file formats. Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to open and develop a camera raw image in Photoshop. Part 1 of 2.



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05 UAP - Navigator Palette

Instructor Richard Harrington shows you how to use the navigator palette to keep perspective of the entire image while zooming in to work on a small section of it.



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04 UAP - Channels Palette

Your image's individual color data is represented in the channels. Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to read and use the channels palette.




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03 UAP - Actions Palette

Action are a useful way to harness the power of automation in Photoshop. Instructor Richard Harrington explains how to use actions to increase your workflow.




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02 UAP - Change Image Modes

Instructor Richard Harrington explains how and why you would change your picture's image mode in Photoshop.




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01 UAP - Setting Preferences

Before going too far into Photoshop, you should check your preferences. Instructor Richard Harrington explains how setting your preferences can customize Photoshop to your needs.




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