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Photoshop CC, Part 2: Organizing & Selection Tool

with expert John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

Release date 2/24/2015
Level Beginner
Runtime 1h 8m
Closed captioning N/A
Transcript N/A
eBooks / courseware N/A
Hands-on labs N/A
Sample code Included
Exams N/A

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Course description

Photoshop is the industry-leading image-editing program for digital photographers, graphic designers, web developers, and other creative professionals, and Photoshop CC includes even more great tools to manage and enhance your images. In this five part learning series, you can learn the ins and outs of maximizing Photoshop CC – from basic editing tips and tricks to developing web graphics and 3D designs – with Photoshop CC. Work with selections, layers, filters, and masks Correct color and fine-tune image quality for professional results. Utilize painting and retouching methods Create images for the web, print, video, and more Take advantage of Adobe Bridge and the Camera RAW format.


This course assumes very little familiarity with Adobe Photoshop CC. This course is part of 5 courses; Photoshop CC: Navigating & Image Correction; Photoshop CC: Organizing and Selection Tools; Photoshop CC: Retouching and Painting; Photoshop CC: Layers, Patterns, and Styles; and Photoshop CC: Pen Tool, Sizing & New Features. Please be sure to view the courses in order if you are new to the material.

Meet the expert

Our Creative Design courses are presented by experts from Wiley Publishing. Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice, and education. They are the publisher of award-winning journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services.

Course outline

Organizing and Selection Tools

Organizing and Managing Files (25:11)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Adobe Bridge Overview (03:38)
  • Find Files (02:21)
  • Organizing with Adobe Bridge (03:10)
  • Creating and Locating Metadata (04:16)
  • Create Metadata Template (01:35)
  • Search in Adobe Bridge (03:17)
  • Create a Collection (02:43)
  • Automation Tools (03:52)
  • Summary (00:08)
Selective Changes & Add/Delete (26:01)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Selective Changes (04:34)
  • Elliptical Marque Tool (05:40)
  • Add and Delete (04:22)
  • Using Masks (01:16)
  • Lasso Tools (04:07)
  • Quick Selection Tool (03:06)
  • Magic Wand (02:36)
  • Summary (00:08)
Selection Tools (17:06)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Refine Edge (03:11)
  • Quick Mask (04:01)
  • Select/Deselect Quick Mask (04:37)
  • Using the Pen Tool (05:00)
  • Summary (00:08)