Photoshop CS6 in Easy StepsISBN: 9781840785579
The continual expansion, refinement and development of Photoshop
can make learning the software a daunting experience for the
first time user. But there is no need to feel intimidated. The
answer is simple, take it in easy steps. That's exactly what
Photoshop CS6 in easy steps is designed to do. In clear, concise,
simple language this book breaks down the complex and complicated
into small easily digestible learning chunks.
Photoshop CS6 in easy steps delivers a solid, secure and lasting
foundation that the reader can build on as they explore Photoshop
and develop more and more creative control over one the most
creative pieces of software available today. The author's
extensive knowledge and understanding of the requirements and
needs of the new user is distilled in this book which is written
in simple, clear language with step by step instructions,
breaking down complex functions into easy to follow learning
Photoshop CS6 in easy steps makes it easy to grasp the key new
features, which are:
Content-Aware Patch - allows greater control by letting users
choose the sample area used to create a patch.
Adobe Mercury Graphics Engine - takes advantage of the graphics
processing unit in modern hardware to speed up imaging and
editing tasks and process large images faster.
New and Re-engineered Design Tools - type styles enable
consistent formatting; vector layers apply strokes and add
gradients to vector objects; custom strokes and dashed lines are
easily created; quick layers search and more.
Intuitive Video Creation - the full range of familiar Photoshop
tools and an intuitive set of new video tools to create and
enhance any video clip.
Blur Gallery - a simple new interface with on-image and in-
context controls allows users to quickly create photographic blur
effects including tilt-shift effects, blur everything with one
focal point, or vary the blurriness between multiple focal
Photoshop CS6 in easy steps gives the reader a solid foundation
to build on, allowing them to master the basics so they can
proceed to unleash the full creative potential of the software.