Course Description

RISD CE photoshop course

Bitmap editing is an image editing technique commonly used in the fields of photography, graphic design, illustration and web design. This course presents workflow using Adobe Photoshop, unleashing the power of bitmap editing using nonlinear and nondestructive methods as much as possible. Lesson topics include layer masks and effects, smart objects, adjustment layers, clipping masks and reverse editing methods to create the most subtle and professional edits to files. Complete color modification, damage repair, digital make-up techniques, and complex graphic compositing are among the exercises that come together in a final project that demonstrates competency with Adobe Photoshop.


Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Online, Asynchronous
Nov 07, 2022 to Dec 19, 2022
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $440.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Nov 28, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Oct 31, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Nov 07, 2022 to Dec 19, 2022
Necessary Supplies

This course requires a digital single-lens reflex camera (DSLR), Mirrorless, Point and Shoot, or mobile phone camera. Additionally, you may spend up to $125 (estimate) on supplies, equipment, software subscriptions, and/or books for this course. A supply list will be available on the course site in Canvas at least 30 days prior to the first day of class.

Once you have received your enrollment confirmation and logged in to Canvas, navigate to Upcoming Courses on the left-hand side of your dashboard. Supplies will be listed on your course homepage under the supplies heading. Some or all of your course supplies are available at the RISD Store. 

Section Notes

This course section requires access to one or more applications that are part of the Adobe Creative Cloud. Please visit the Adobe website to check "minimum system requirements" for your computer before registering.

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