Photoshop CS6 Unlocked
By Corrie Haffly
The must-have Photoshop guide for web designers.
What will I learn?
- Getting started with CS6: Learn all the basic skills, steps, and tasks.
- Designing Backgrounds: Produce seamless tiling and backgrounds.
- Creating Buttons: Design a range of great looking icons.
- Working with Text: Enhance, combine, and adjust images for the Web.
- Designing a Website: Construct a full website layout in Photoshop.
- Work smarter: Save time with keyboard shortcuts, batch commands, and more.
Who should read this book?
Photoshop CS6 Unlocked: 101 Tips, Tricks, & Techniques is a 440 page book aimed at designers and coders wanting to learn and use Photoshop to smarten up their web design projects. No knowledge of Photoshop is required, although if you’re already familiar with it, you’ll gain loads of new insights and tips on how to benefit from the latest Photoshop CS6 version.
What’s new in the second edition?
- Up-to-date for CS6: Each solution has been updated for Photoshop CS6 and covers new tools like: Content Aware, Blur Gallery, and the Perspective Crop tool.
- Brand new solutions: Web design has evolved, so there are plenty of new solutions, including: grid design using Photoshop, creating and using sprites, and using vectors.
- Tons of tips: New time-saving tips have been added, such as creating reusable template files and easy-to-use swatch libraries.
Who is Corrie Haffly?
Corrie Haffly graduated from UC Davis with a degree in math, but found web design to be more interesting. She created her first simple HTML page in 1998, after which she began working for Advantrics LLC in 2000, where she brought its PixelMill and John Galt’s Templates brands to the top of the web template market. Corrie went freelance from 2004 to 2010, before joining Synteractive as their lead designer.
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