Adobe Photoshop CS5 Revealed

  • AUTHOR: Elizabeth Eisner Reding
  • ISBN-13: 9781111130411 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 640 Pages  Hardcover 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2010
  • ©2011     Published
  • Level(s): Flesch-Kincaid
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About The Product

Discover all that Adobe® Photoshop® CS5 has to offer! With detailed attention to artistic and technical features alike, ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 REVEALED provides a solid foundation for those looking to learn this industry-standard program. Real-world, practical examples and step-by-step instruction throughout offer well-rounded, comprehensive coverage. With extensive four-color artwork and screenshots that support and clarify key concepts, ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 REVEALED is a valuable resource that will give readers the confidence they need to edit images with skill and ease using Photoshop CS5.


  • Covers all the latest Photoshop CS5 tools--including Mini Bridge, Configurator, using the Content-Aware Spot Healing Brush, Repousee, Painting enhancements, Content Aware Scaling, Puppet Warp, and enhanced Refined Edge tool.
  • Thoroughly introduces all the fundamental features of Adobe Photoshop, providing extensive tutorials and exercises so that readers can apply what they learn.
  • Emphasizes the how and why behind each Photoshop tool to help readers excel at design as well as master the software.
  • Progresses from basic to advanced Photoshop techniques so that readers can build on the skills they acquire as they work their way through the book.
  • Includes a lesson on fixing common photography problems, and a bonus appendix of additional projects so that students can practice and hone the skills they've learned in the book.

About the Contributor

  • Elizabeth Eisner Reding

    Ms. Elizabeth Eisner Reding has authored numerous books for Delmar and Course Technology on a variety of software programs, including Adobe® Photoshop, Microsoft® Office, and Microsoft® Publisher. Living in New Mexico with her husband, Ms. Reding spends her free time grilling, water gardening, road and mountain biking, and collecting Southwestern art.

Table of Contents

1. Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop CS5.
2. Working with Photoshop.
3. Working with Layers.
4. Making Selections.
5. Incorporating Color Techniques.
6. Placing Type in an Image.
7. Using Painting Tools.
8. Working with Special Layer Functions.
9. Creating Special Effects with Filters.
10. Enhancing Specific Selections.
11. Adjusting Colors.
12. Using Clipping Masks, Paths, and Shapes.
13. Transforming Type.
14. Liquifying an Image.
15. Performing Image Surgery.
16. Annotating and Automating an Image.
17. Creating Images for the Web.
18. Working with Animation, Video, and Photography.

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