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Adobe Photoshop CC : for the Web

One Day Course

Overview

This is a one day course for those who have a working knowledge of Photoshop but need to use the world’s favourite imaging software to create web-ready artwork. The course will cover creating web graphics from scratch, re-purposing existing graphics, creating graphics for responsive design and creating simple animations.

What are the five things you will get out of the course?
• Using Generator to streamline web asset workflow
• Considerations working with type for optimum screen display
• Best practice when using colour for the web
• Creating animated web content
• Optimising images and file formats for online applications

You should have attended the Introduction to Adobe Photoshop course at Media Training or have an equivalent working knowledge. The course content can be adapted to your exact requirements if you wish.

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Course Outline

  • Introduction
    • Working with Bridge
    • Photoshop and HTML5
    • Photoshop preferences

    Design considerations
    • Designing for different screen sizes and devices
    • Designing for different browsers
    • Image resolution

    Creating a layout in Photoshop
    • Using the image slice tool
    • Slicing options
    • Exporting only required frames
    • Creating Rollover images

    Using Adobe Generator
    • Enabling Generator
    • Generating image assets
    • Naming layers for image asset settings
    • Generating multiple asset versions

    Colour for the web
    • Colour modes
    • Picking and specifying colours
    • Monitor bit depth
    • Web-safe colours
  • Using type
    • Choosing typefaces for the web
    • Typographic constraints
    • Smoothing text with anti-aliasing
    • Creating different text effects
    • Creating textured backgrounds

    Converting existing assets
    • Converting print and other images for use on the web
    • Working with legacy photographs
    • Colour balance and curves

    Creating animations
    • The timeline window
    • Creating new frames
    • Using tweening to generate frames
    • Modifying layer attributes
    • Layer styles
    • Once or loop animations
    • Designing banner ads
    • Frame duration
    • File size issues with animation

    Optimising for the web
    • Saving for web
    • The difference between jpeg, gif and png formats
    • Exporting to Dreamweaver or HTML
    • Roundtrip editing

    Questions and answers
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Our trainers bring their years of industry experience into the classroom. You'll leave confident and prepared.

The smallest class size in the industry. More one on one time with the trainer and a less intimidating group size.

Tell us which you use and it'll be booted up and waiting with the latest software when you arrive.

We provide a lovely onsite lunch so you can relax. We can cater for any dietary requirement with no fuss.

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