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NEW JOURNEY: PHOTOSHOP 4 WEEK COURSE FOR BEGINNERS ~ BEGINNING THIS SUMMER


NEW JOURNEY: PHOTOSHOP 4 WEEK COURSE FOR BEGINNERS

4 Week Course Begin This Summer ~ Stay Tuned For Dates! 

Private Instruction Available Anytime.

This course is designed to take students from absolute beginner to having the skills and knowledge to editing photography and creating epic imagery.

What You’ll Learn:

SESSION 1 - 

SEEING THE WAY LIFE FEELS - ENHANCEMENT

At best, pictures capture what we can see with our eyes but with Photoshop we can move beyond that and show viewers how it felt to be there.

Intro to Photoshop dashboard, color adjustment, brush painting, selection, sharpen.

SESSION 2 - 

MAKING A PORTRAIT SPEAK - RETOUCH

Transform a casual picture into an intimate portrait that speaks to the heart. Retouch techniques and theory, clone stamp, spot heal, patch, blur, layer mask.

SESSION 3 - 

ART BEYOND REALITY - COMPOSITING

We push the boundaries of imagery to create powerful cohesive artwork using multiple photos. Illustration technique, motion blur, radial blur, blend modes, filter gallery, distortion.

SESSION 4 - 

EVERY FRAME A PAINTING - MAKING YOUR WORK CINEMATIC

Movies use 32 frames a second to tell a story, let’s do it with one.

Cinematic color grading, conceptual thinking, creating atmosphere, image selection, building a scene, storytelling.

What You’ll Need:

Bring your laptop to the class and make sure you have the latest version of Photoshop CC 2019 loaded. If you don’t already own Photoshop CC 2019 you can download a free 7 day trial here.

You should already be well acquainted with your computer and settings and know your way around your operating system. 

 

 WE OFFER 2 OPTIONS FOR TAKING OUR PHOTOSHOP COURSE:
  • 4 WEEK GROUP COURSE: We offer a 3 hour class every Saturday in a group setting at a location in Colorado Springs with up to 15 participants.
    Cost: Early Registration $295 per participant - $350 Late Registration.
      Course Dates:
      TBD*
      Private Instruction Available Now
      Doors open at 9:15 am
      Classes start promptly at 9:30 am
      Classes end at 12:30 pm
      *
      Location: Banning Lewis Ranch Recreation Center
      6885 Vista Del Pico Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80927

      • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION: One-on-one attention to help your Photoshop skills grow and improve. For many, the best way to learn about Photoshop is through a one-on-one session. It’s a great way to learn just what you need, at your own pace and on your own schedule. 

      Private instruction can be purchased in a minimum two hour block. Blocks are tailored to meet your specific needs.

        *Private Photoshop Instruction is offered within Colorado Springs.
        Cost: $95.00 / Hr (Minimum 2 Hours - additional hours $95.00 / hr.)
          *Private Photoshop Instruction on-location anywhere within 60 miles of
          Colorado Springs. Cost: $175.00 / Hr
          (Minimum 2 Hours - additional hours $95.00 / hr.)

          Please email us through the Contact page to discuss your needs and scheduling.

          Once a meeting time has been worked out you’ll be referred back to the website to purchase your session and secure your time slot.

           

           Meet Your Instructor -  Brandon Harn 


          After 10 years in the deep waters of the advertising industry working on a national account, Brandon Harn is combining his passion for art with his goal of helping other creators unlock their abilities and realize their full potential.

          He is an award-winning designer and recipient of a Governor’s Commendation for Achievement in Art who has spent thousands of hours in the Adobe Suite developing imagery to tell powerful stories. 

           Brandon's website: www.designbybrandonharn.com