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The Photo shop 6 wow! book

Author: Linnea Dayton; Jack Davis
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Peachpit Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer   Computer File : English : [Windows/Mac ed.]View all editions and formats
Demonstrates the computer graphics program's newest features and offers advice integrating Photoshop with other applications, special effects, layering, lighting, and photograph repair.

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Dayton, Linnea, 1944-
Photo shop 6 wow! book.
Berkeley, Calif. : Peachpit Press, c2002
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Linnea Dayton; Jack Davis
ISBN: 0201722089 9780201722086
OCLC Number: 47788931
Notes: Covers Photoshop 6 and ImageReady 3.
Accompanied by: The Photoshop 6 WOW! book companion CD.
CD-ROM includes: before & after files; Wow buttons, styles & actions; study guide in pdf. format, & more.
Includes index.
Description: 471 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements for CD-ROM: Macintosh PowerPC with Mac OS 8.5/8.6/9.0, 64MB RAM; or Pentium PC with Microsoft Windows 98/ME/NT4.0 SP 4.5/6a/or 2000, & 64MB RAM.
Contents: Introduction. What's New in Photoshop 6 and ImageReady 3? How To Use This Book. Hot New Features. Layer Styles: "One-Click" Flexibility. 1. Fundamentals of Photoshop. What Is a Photoshop File? What It Takes To Run Photoshop. How Photoshop Works. Working Smart. Selecting. Understanding Resolution, Resampling, and File Size. Scanning and Other Forms of Input. Output. File Formats. Essential Shortcuts. Gallery. 2. Color in Photoshop. Color Modes. Spot Color. Choosing or Specifying Color. Applying Color. Assessing Color. Adjusting Color. Color Adjustment Options. Getting Consistent Color. Duotones and Other Tint Effects. Controlled Recoloring. Channel Mixing. Channel Mixer Presets. From Color to Gray. Spot Color Overlays. Gallery. 3. Retouching & Enhancing Photos. Cropping. Adjusting Overall Tone and Color. Retouching "by Hand". Correcting 16-Bit Images. Retouching with History. Special Effects for Photos. Quick Tone & Color Adjustments. Framing with Masks. Softening the Focus. Focusing Attention with Color. Fixing a Problem Photo. Adding "Grain" to a Photo. Blurring the Background, but Keeping the Grain. Coloring a Black & White Photo. Gallery. 4. Combining Images. Choosing and Preparing Components. Layer Masks and Layer Clipping Paths. Clipping Groups. Blending Options. Layer Sets and Layer Colors. Merging and Flattening. Quick Masking & Blending. Extracting an Image. Blending Images & Type. Assembling a Still Life. Blending a Panorama. Collaging with Masks & Groups. Integrating Type or Graphics. Wrapping a "Decal". Gallery. 5. Using Filters & Liquify. Sharpen. Blur. Noise. Lighting Effects and Other Render Filters. Liquify. Applying a Logo with 3D Transform. Filtered Frames. Combining with Light. Liquifying a Shadow. Filter Demos. Gallery. 6. Painting. The Painting Tools: Paintbrush, Pencil, Airbrush, Eraser, Smudge, and Pattern Stamp. The Cloning Tools: History Brush, Art History Brush, Clone Stamp, and Erase To History. Painting & Cloning Tool Options. Choosing, Editing, and Creating Brushes. The Filling Tools: Paint Bucket and Gradient. Using Gradients. Painting "Wet on Wet". Art History Lessons. Art History Examples. Gallery. 7. Type, Shapes, Paths & PostScript. "Two-Phase" Options Bars. Type. Typesetting Options. The Vector-Based Drawing Tools. Shape Tools and Shape Layers. Pen Tools. Editing Shapes and Paths. Stroking and Filling Paths. Using Photoshop with Other PostScript Programs. Illustrator to Photoshop. Photoshop to Illustrator. Typography, Groups & Layer Styles. Warped Type. Organic Graphics. Fast Filter Embellishing. Coloring Clip Art. Crafting a Neon Glow. Designing for Scalability & Animation. Silhouetting Images & Type. Gallery. 8. Special Effects for Type & Graphics. Working with Layer Styles. Understanding Styles. Layer Style Options. Go Ahead! Eat Your Dessert First! Layer Style Components. Overlays. Shadows and Glows. Satin. Stroke. Bevel And Emboss. Contour. Texture. Blending Options. Enhancing Layer Styles. Photoshop and the Third Dimension. Anatomy of a Layer Style. Clear, Colorful Plastic. Textures & Backgrounds. Seamlessly Tiling Patterns. Quick Neon. Carving a Textured Surface. Carving a Smooth, Patterned Surface. Custom Chrome. Chrome Style Variations. Chrome Reection Variations. Custom Glass. Rusted & Pitted. Styled Steel. Gallery. 9. The Web & Motion Graphics. Establishing an Efcient Web Workflow. Planning Art for the Web. Optimizing Web Art. Optimizing Tools. Using ImageReady for Animation and Rollovers. Making a Web Photo Gallery. Tweening & Tweaking. Cell Animation. Animating by Transforming. Animating with Actions. Animating with Masks. Creating Button Rollover Styles. Wow Button Samplers. Gallery. Appendixes. Wow Project Styles Sampler. Wow Extra Styles Sampler. Contributing Artists and Photographers. Index.
Other Titles: Photoshop 6 wow! book
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This title includes examples of Photoshop artistry, with coverage of filters, photoenhancement, layers, painting, special effects, and using Photoshop with the Web. The CD-ROM contains "before" and  Read more...


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