Introduction - Film
and Flatbed Scanners, and digital cameras have created an
expanding market for image editing software like Adobe Photoshop.
The original graphic designers software is fairly common place
with photographers in all walks of life and many camera clubs,
education centres and colleges provide training facilities
for Photoshop software.
has their own views about the role of Photoshop in photography
and mine is quite simple, I enjoy taking pictures but enjoy
manipulating them even more. There is a skill in taking the
picture that exhibits good, composition, technical execution
and impact but there is a far more complex skill in learning
Photoshop as those who have gone through years of grief and
frustration will know. Quoting David Rowley, "Making
Photoshop a pleasure instead of a challenge". I post
my work onto the internet for others to enjoy and if they
do, then its an added bonus.
- Take a look at this page of effects,
which have been mostly created from the techniques covered
within Section 3, Photoshop Tutorials.
Photoshop Tutorials - The following
is a set of keystroke by keystroke tutorials that covers from
the basic image editing skills that I use for publishing my
work on to the internet, through to some very simple and stunning