Photoshop CS5 is the perfect image-editing tool, regardless of whether you work with graphics for print or the web.

Work with powerful photography tools and breakthrough capabilities for superior image selections, image retouching, and realistic painting. Select specific areas within an image in fewer clicks. Easily select intricate image elements, such as hair; eliminate background color around selection edges; and automatically vary selection edges and perfect masks using new refinement tools.


What is Photoshop CS5?

Learn about three components in a complete photo-editing and management workflow. Use Photoshop CS5, the dedicated photo-editing application for editing, enhancing, and manipulating photos, along with Adobe Bridge CS5 and Adobe Camera Raw.

Using the marquee and lasso tools

Make rectangular and elliptical selections with the marquee tools or freeform selections with the Lasso tool. Constrain, add or subtract from, and move selections. Use modifier keys to change the tools' behavior.

Course material

Introduction to Photoshop CS5

The participants of this course will recieve basic knowledge of the program's user interface such as menus and palettes. The focus is primarily on Photoshop’s fundamental tools for image manipulation.

This package consists of an exercise sheet and a zip-file with the images that are being used in the exercises. This guide can be used by both PC and MAC users.