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Want To Learn Photoshop?
If you’ve been struggling with the basics or trying to get past the basics in Photoshop, then check out my free step by step tutorials and guides for beginners. I’ve been teaching Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for nearly 15 years, both in the classroom and in one-to-one situations. I’ve been sharing Photoshop knowledge and tutorials online since 2005.
Check out my most recent Photoshop posts below.
The Crop tool in Photoshop removes or hides whatever part of the image you choose. It's an essential tool for anyone working with images and is useful for helping to create a focus in your photograph and for removing distractions in an image. Over several version of...read more
This is one lesson I wish I could use permanently and physically on myself - how to get pearly white teeth. In Photoshop it's pretty easy to do this using the Sponge tool to desaturate and the Dodge tool to lighten. The main thing to remember is not to go too crazy...read more
Here's a quick guide to saving selections, refining them and reusing them using the alpha channel in Photoshop. What in blue blazes is an alpha channel? Not always the first question a person asks when they're learning Photoshop. But I'm glad you've asked 🙂 An alpha...read more
You can read all of my free Photoshop tutorials here.