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ELEMENTS TIP:
Lighten an underexposure using Blend Modes

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Image 1 - Locate the Blend Modes pop up menu   Image 2 - Use Layer Opacity to reduce the effect
Image 1 - Locate the Blend Modes pop up menu Spacer Image 2 - Use Layer Opacity to reduce the effect
     
  1. Duplicate the BACKGROUND Layer and click on it
  2. Click on NORMAL in the Layer Blend Mode pop-up menu
  3. Scroll down and choose SCREEN
  4. Click on OPACITY & reduce to the desired level
  5. If you need to lighten the picture more, duplicate the BACKGROUND COPY layer one more time and then repeat the procedure
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COURSE CONTENT | ELEMENTS LEVEL 1
Module 1: What To Do First
Screen & Panels Layout Make Sure Image Size Is Set To 240ppi
Change The Preferences To Speed Things Along Use Auto Contrast To Try To Brighten The Exposure
Change The Color Settings For Better Color Save Your File As Jpeg 12
Use Convert To Profile When Sending Pics To Labs  
Module 2: Straighten, Crop And Resize
Straighten Multiple Crooked Scans In One Go Correct Perspective With The Lens Correction Filter
Crop Images To A Specific Size Or To Improve Composition Create A Panorama With The Photomerge Tool
Use A Reverse Crop To Expand The Canvas Use Image Size To Enlarge Images & Keep Quality
Use The Straighten Tool To Level The Horizon  
Module 3: Improve Colors And Tone
How To Duplicate The Background Layer Use Hue/Saturation To Warm Up A Picture
Use Levels To Fine Tune Your Exposure Use Selective Color To Change A Specific Color
Lighten An Underexposure Using Blend Modes Create A Better Sepia Tone With A Gradient Map
Darken Overexposure With Shadow/Highlights Colorize A Black & White Photo
Lighten Shadows With The Shadow/Highlights Tool Which Black & White Do You Want?
Lighten Shadows With Shadow/Highlights Use The Clone Stamp Tool To Remove Unwanted Elements
Reduce Noise In Photos With The Reduce Noise Filter Use Dodge & Burn To Lighten/Darken Parts Of Your Picture
Module 4: Layers And Selections
Controlling Layer Visibility Use Adjustment Layers For Non-Destructive Editing
Make A Selection, Inverse It And Then Feather It Use A Mask To Blend Photos Together
Use Different Selection Tools For Different Jobs Enhance A Sky With A Gradient Fill Layer
Fix A Faded Photo In Three Easy Steps  
Module 5: Retouching Portraits
Remove Skin Blemishes With The Spot Healing Brush Brighten Eyes With A Hue/Saturation Adjustment Layer
Change Eye Color Using The Color Picker Emphasize Eyelashes Using Brushes On Blank Layers
Reduce Wrinkles With The Healing Brush Make Someone Smile With The Liquefy Tool
Whiten Teeth Using Hue/Saturation  
Module 6: Adding Special Effects
Use A Photo Filter To Enhance Images Create A Short Depth Of Field With A Blurred Layer
Use Layer Opacity To Create A Soft Focus Effect Create A Vignette To Focus Attention On The Subject
Show Movement With The Motion Blur Filter  
Module 7: Putting Text In Images
Create A Custom Watermark To Protect Your Images Put A Drop Shadow On Text
Module 8: Turn Photos Into Paintings
Make Your Photos Look Like A Color Sketch Make Photos Look Like An Oil Painting
Create A Pen & Ink Drawing Create An Artist's Sketch From Any Photo
Give Photos A Woodcut Look Turn Photos Into Watercolors
Module 9: Give Photos A Professional Look
Raise A Part Of A Photo Above Itself Make A Photo Look Like A Gallery Print
Put A Border On A Print  

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COURSE SCHEDULE
Title ELEMENTS LEVEL 1 - BEGINNER LEVEL
Live Web Course - Training delivered live over the web
Code PSE1-L
Course Length 6 Weeks
Classes per week 1 Class per Week
Class Length 1.5 Hours
Total Hours 9 Hours
Course Times USA
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Fee $175 | €155 | £138
Next Start Date SUNDAY 6 SEPTEMBER, 2020 (Ends Sunday 11 October, 2020)
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