You rock! Everything [about this] was awesome! The easy, simple and entertaining way of teaching made it super easy to understand. Within a few minutes of watching the tutorial I started practicing with my own images with impressive results. If your’re thinking about getting this, stop thinking and GET IT NOW! You won’t regret it.
Skills You’ll Gain
Create & Refine Basic Selections
A good understanding of basic selections in Photoshop will take you 90% of the way to creating stunning images. In part 1 of this tutorial you will learn about creating basic selections via the marquee, lasso, color range, magic wand, and selection brush tools, as well as how to modify your selections by adding, subtracting, intersecting, contracting, expanding, and feathering them in order to provide smooth, targeted masks for combining photos and doing selective adjustments. Also learn awesome techniques to refine and smooth selections to remove jagged edges, color contamination, and other unwanted artifacts in order to complete alter or replace entire sections of your image.
About the Author
Josh Cripps is an acclaimed landscape photographer from California. His recent work can be seen in the worldwide marketing campaign for the Nikon D750. Josh has been using Photoshop for over 15 years and has a knack for clearly explaining complex topics and techniques in the program. His tutorials and workflow videos have helped hundreds of photographers world wide improve their craft.