Written for photographers who are users of photoshop. Maybe you are self taught or need a refresher?
Back to basics approach with CS5. None of the heavy new features but plenty of opportunity to find your way around this industry standard software.
Download the images used in the book or use your own to play along. Learn how to set up your own Workspace, Import using Bridge or Lightroom and make basic adjustments like exposure, colour and cropping.
Master these basics then explore the Key Techniques: Layers, Transforming and Selecting. Use these to master Black and White conversions and even Layer Masks
Liberally illustrated with examples using CS5, but suitable for CS3 onwards
More than a book its your own personal a training course, keep it right next to your PC
Adobe Certified Photoshop and Lightroom teaching Photoshop and digital photography in the UK