YOU MUST BRING YOUR OWN LAPTOP - THAT HAS PHOTOSHOP CS AND ABOVE INSTALLED!

Date : 19 – 23 December 2010
Time : 5:30 - 8:00
Location : Qatar Scientific club
Language : both Arabic and English
Number of participants : 20
Fees: 1500 QR

The participants are both female and male.

A certificate of attendance will be given to all participants in the end of the course .

Prerequisites:

Photoshop Complete class or equivalent experience.

This 5-day course provides a thorough overview for users who wish to further their effectiveness on Photoshop. This class is aimed at the Photoshop users who needs to enhance their knowledge to work with web graphics and images more effectively.

Course Outline:

Lesson 1: How digital images work
* About layers and tools
* Getting started
* Using the Layers panel
* Difference between Opacity and Fill
* Locking a layer (transparency, image pixels, position and the entire layer)
* Rearranging layers
* Adding a layer mask
* White for opacity, black for transparency
* Applying a gradient to a layer
* Flattening and saving files

Lesson 2: Vector Graphics
* Understanding Vector Images
* The Pen Tool
* Vector Shapes and Masks

Lesson 3: Preparing Files for the Web
* Getting Started
* Selecting a web design workspace
* Exporting HTML and images
* Creating a web gallery
* PNGs, JPGs & GIFs- the right file type for the
right job

Lesson 4: Slices
* Laying out a web page in Photoshop
* Layer-based slices
* Hyperlinks in Dreamweaver

Lesson 5: Layer Basics
* Understating image size and resolution
* The additive color model
* Web-safe colors
* Hexadecimal color codes