A Complete Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorial.
It gives you basic to advance knowledge about Adobe Photoshop CS6.
What is Adobe Photoshop?
Adobe Photoshop is used for graphics editing program which was developed and published by Adobe Systems Incorporated.
The interface of Adobe Photoshop.
Adobe Photoshop Interface.
What is Graphics?
The term computer graphics includes almost everything except text or sound. Nowadays almost every computer can do graphics, and now users control computers by icons and pictures rather than just by typing.
Example picture, drawing.
We draw/design in any graphic in the graphic application. We get input from digital camera or scanner then we edit/modify. Today every computer can do graphic.
Types of computer graphics.
- Vector graphic.
- Bitmap/raster images.
The collections of pixels are called raster graphic and the collection of drawing paths is called by vector graphic.
Corel draw is example vector graphic (because it is solid and good quality.
Adobe Photoshop is an example of Bitmap (because when you zoom to picture, then the picture will be broken.)
The file size.
File can be in kb, mb, gb.
When we work on the web project, we have to careful because it is important of file size.
see its file size ( the downside of the picture).
If you keep minimum to the minimum size of the picture in web project then your file will be uploaded easily.
For printing purpose, we observe quality but not size.
Psd is an original file format of Adobe Photo Shop.
Others famous file format.
Jpeg, gif, tif.
Jpeg is the best file format. (Web).
Gif and tif are best for printing purpose.
Creating the Canvas:
New (New Project).
Desirable Height & Width according to your project requirement.
72 for the web.
300 for printing purpose.
When you create the new file you see a dialogue box. There is resolution option.
For The Web.
72 Pixels/ inch.
Printing (Logo, brochures, billboard, project, or requirement).
300 Pixels/ inch.
Screen==> RGB (Red Green Blue).
Printing==>CMYK(Cyan Magenta Yellow Black).