Its time to get rolling in Photoshop, but before we get all toolsy you gotta understand the significance of Image Size in Photoshop. Its a lot different than Illustrator and its a lot more important.
Really focus on these videos or someday your amazing poster design might turn into a playing card design very quickly. Image Size control isn’t glamorous but it is absolutely essential if you plan of using Photoshop for design, photography or any other creative purpose.
Documentation is Required: So take notes either in your sketch book or a word document to add to this post later in quest. This will be required.
- Option-Click on this link to download the Sample File.
- Locate the file that was downloaded to your “downloads” folder in your Macintosh HD.
- To open the file in Photoshop: Control-click the sample file and then select “open with Photoshop” to avoid one of the other programs opening the image file. (double clicking will incorrectly open the image in a different app called Preview)
- Follow along with the videos below using the sample file in Photoshop.
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COMPLETION: Document your understanding of above content with images (screenshots), descriptions, or notes in the blog post below.
MASTERY: Answer the questions below and then paste your Photoshop 101 page link into the URL box.
If you have truly mastered this quest they should be easy. If you need to re-watch the videos then you should probably be watching more closely and be sure to follow along with the sample file in Photoshop.
Each failed attempt to answer all questions correctly will reduce the mastery value of this quest by 20%.