Mastering Selections in Photoshop CS5

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Being able to make accurate selections is one of the most important skills in Photoshop and making those selections quickly and painlessly is equally important. Join Dave Cross as he covers all the key tools and techniques for selecting and masking, including the newest Photoshop CS5 techniques.

Lesson 1 : Introduction
Lesson 2 : What is new in Photoshop CS5
Lesson 3 : Selections versus Masks
Lesson 4 : Key Concepts
Lesson 5 : Layer Masks
Lesson 6 : Marquee Tools
Lesson 7 : Lasso Tools
Lesson 8 : Quick Selection Tool / Magic Wand
Lesson 9 : Fine-Tuning Selections
Lesson 10 : Quick Mask
Lesson 11 : Pen Tool
Lesson 12 : Color Range
Lesson 13 : Refine Edge
Lesson 14 : Saving Selections
Lesson 15 : Channel-Based Selection
Lesson 16 : Green Screen Extraction
Lesson 17 : Camera Raw and Selections
Lesson 18 : Example
Lesson 19 : 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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