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Mastering Smart Objects in CS5

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Smart objects and smart filters are powerful tools in the Photoshop workspace. In this course, Dave Cross opens up Photoshop CS5 and begins with the basics of using smart objects and smart filters. He moves on to explain how smart objects can be used with Camera Raw, how they can be used with vector objects, and some tips for working around the limitations of smart objects and filters. In the final lessons of the course, viewers will get a chance to practice what they have learned with a couple of design projects. watch course

Lesson 1 : Introduction
Lesson 2 : Smart Object Basics
Lesson 3 : Creating Smart Objects
Lesson 4 : Smart Filters
Lesson 5 : What You Can Not Do with Smart Objects
Lesson 6 : Camera Raw Smart Objects
Lesson 7 : Vector Smart Objects
Lesson 8 : Duplicating Smart Objects
Lesson 9 : Project: Adding Multiple Layer Styles
Lesson 10 : Project: Text Effects
Lesson 11 : Project: Multi-Layered Layout
Lesson 12 : Creating Templates
Lesson 13 : Conclusion

Dave Cross | Photoshop Hall of Famer & One of the Original "Photoshop Guys"

Dave Cross

For over 25 years Dave Cross has been helping creative professionals get the most out of their Adobe software. He has a Bachelor of Education, is an Adobe Certified Instructor, and is a Certified Technical Trainer. Dave is known for his engaging style, humor, and ability to make complex topics easy to understand. Dave was inducted into the Photoshop Hall of Fame in 2009.

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