Class 3 Notes for Photoshop

Learning Objectives:

You will be able to identify the tools on the tool bar.

You will be able to modify a picture using the Sponge and Burn tools.

You will be able to select part of a picture using the selection tools.


Read: Chapter 3 in your book and do the assignments at the end of the Chapter

Watch: Adobe Magic Wand, Dodge, Burn and Sponge tool and Quick Selection Tool Video

Watch: Tricks (Hacks) with these tools

Post Where's Howard (psd and jpg assignment using the tools mentioned above and post on Canvas under the Assignments - Where is Howard! Remember PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

Topics Covered:

Pictures: Black History pictures from Google, Band from Dublin, Eiffel Tower and Mars

Tools used: Marquee (Rectangular, Elliptical, Single Row & Single Column), Quick Selection, Magic Wand

Sponge tool subtly changes the color saturation of an area.

Burn tool subtly changes the darkness of an area

Dodge tool subtly changes the brightness of an area

Dodge, Burn and Sponge tool video

Missing a Panel? - Go to Window on the menu bar should have the panel listed


Dodge, Burn, Sponge, Lasso, Marquee & Magic Wand



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