larger cover

Add To My Wish List

Register your product to gain access to bonus material or receive a coupon.

Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book (2015 release)

Best Value Purchase

Book + eBook + Web Edition Bundle

  • Your Price: $64.79
  • List Price: $107.98
  • Includes EPUB, MOBI, and PDF
  • About eBook Formats
  • This eBook includes the following formats, accessible from your Account page after purchase:

    ePub EPUB The open industry format known for its reflowable content and usability on supported mobile devices.

    MOBI MOBI The eBook format compatible with the Amazon Kindle and Amazon Kindle applications.

    Adobe Reader PDF The popular standard, used most often with the free Adobe® Reader® software.

    This eBook requires no passwords or activation to read. We customize your eBook by discreetly watermarking it with your name, making it uniquely yours.

  • About this Web Edition
  • A Web Edition is an online learning product that you view in your web browser while connected to the Internet. Some Web Editions include additional interactive features, such as videos, quizzes, or live code editing. Read the product description for more details. A Web Edition will be accessible from your Account page after purchase.

    Viewing a Web Edition requires a web browser that fully supports HTML5. Supported platforms are:

    • Windows XP (Firefox only)
    • Windows 7, 8, or 10 (IE10, IE11, Chrome, or Firefox)
    • Mac OS X (Safari, Firefox, or Chrome)
    • Linux (Chrome or Firefox)
    • iOS 6, 7, or 8 (Mobile Safari)

Individual Purchases

Book + Web Edition

  • Your Price: $47.99
  • List Price: $59.99
  • About this Web Edition
  • A Web Edition is an online learning product that you view in your web browser while connected to the Internet. Some Web Editions include additional interactive features, such as videos, quizzes, or live code editing. Read the product description for more details. A Web Edition will be accessible from your Account page after purchase.

    Viewing a Web Edition requires a web browser that fully supports HTML5. Supported platforms are:

    • Windows XP (Firefox only)
    • Windows 7, 8, or 10 (IE10, IE11, Chrome, or Firefox)
    • Mac OS X (Safari, Firefox, or Chrome)
    • Linux (Chrome or Firefox)
    • iOS 6, 7, or 8 (Mobile Safari)

eBook (Watermarked) + Web Edition

  • Your Price: $38.39
  • List Price: $47.99
  • Includes EPUB, MOBI, and PDF
  • About eBook Formats
  • This eBook includes the following formats, accessible from your Account page after purchase:

    ePub EPUB The open industry format known for its reflowable content and usability on supported mobile devices.

    MOBI MOBI The eBook format compatible with the Amazon Kindle and Amazon Kindle applications.

    Adobe Reader PDF The popular standard, used most often with the free Adobe® Reader® software.

    This eBook requires no passwords or activation to read. We customize your eBook by discreetly watermarking it with your name, making it uniquely yours.

  • About this Web Edition
  • A Web Edition is an online learning product that you view in your web browser while connected to the Internet. Some Web Editions include additional interactive features, such as videos, quizzes, or live code editing. Read the product description for more details. A Web Edition will be accessible from your Account page after purchase.

    Viewing a Web Edition requires a web browser that fully supports HTML5. Supported platforms are:

    • Windows XP (Firefox only)
    • Windows 7, 8, or 10 (IE10, IE11, Chrome, or Firefox)
    • Mac OS X (Safari, Firefox, or Chrome)
    • Linux (Chrome or Firefox)
    • iOS 6, 7, or 8 (Mobile Safari)

Web Edition

  • Your Price: $38.39
  • List Price: $47.99
  • About this Web Edition
  • A Web Edition is an online learning product that you view in your web browser while connected to the Internet. Some Web Editions include additional interactive features, such as videos, quizzes, or live code editing. Read the product description for more details. A Web Edition will be accessible from your Account page after purchase.

    Viewing a Web Edition requires a web browser that fully supports HTML5. Supported platforms are:

    • Windows XP (Firefox only)
    • Windows 7, 8, or 10 (IE10, IE11, Chrome, or Firefox)
    • Mac OS X (Safari, Firefox, or Chrome)
    • Linux (Chrome or Firefox)
    • iOS 6, 7, or 8 (Mobile Safari)
  • About
  • Description
  • Extras
  • Sample Content
  • Updates

Features

• This is the best-selling, project-based Adobe Photoshop guide — now fully revised for version CC (2015 release).
• Comprehensive, project-based lessons teach key concepts and techniques for working efficiently with Adobe
Photoshop tools, filters, and effects to touch up, modify, and transform images.
• This updated edition covers the latest features of Adobe Photoshop CC (2015 release) and includes numerous
real-world tips that put lessons into context for photography and design students.
• Classroom in a Book is the official training series from Adobe Systems Inc., developed with the support of
Adobe product experts.

  • Copyright 2016
  • Dimensions: 7-3/8" x 9-1/8"
  • Pages: 384
  • Edition: 1st
  • Book
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-430813-1
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-430813-5

Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop choose Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book (2015 release) from Adobe Press. The 14 project-based lessons in this book show users step-by-step the key techniques for working in Photoshop and how to manipulate images, edit motion-based content, and create image composites.

In addition to learning the key elements of the Photoshop interface, this completely revised CC (2015 release) edition covers automatically repairing empty areas of a merged panorama using Content-Aware Fill, making the noise level of a Blur Gallery effect consistent with an image, and adding specialized type characters more easily in the new Glyphs Panel. Learn to easily reuse design assets and share them with your team using Creative Cloud libraries with Linked Smart Objects, and instantly modify duplicated content using the enhanced Content Aware Move tool. Design screens more efficiently for the range of display sizes across desktop and mobile devices using multiple Artboards, test them on actual hardware using Device Preview, and generate output using the iteration-friendly Export Assets workflow.

The online companion files include all the necessary assets for readers to complete the projects featured in each chapter as well as ebook updates when Adobe releases new features for Creative Cloud customers. And new to this release, all buyers of the book get full access to the Web Edition: a Web-based version of the complete ebook enhanced with video and interactive multiple-choice quizzes. As always with the Classroom in a Book, Instructor Notes are available for teachers to download.

Online Sample Chapter

Layer Basics in Adobe Photoshop CC (2015 release)

Excerpts

Creating a Panorama in Adobe Photoshop CC (2015 release)

Transformations with the Content-Aware Move Tool in Adobe Photoshop CC (2015 release)

Sample Pages

Download Chapter 4 Layer Basics

Table of Contents

Getting Started
1 Getting to Know the Work Area
2 Basic Photo Corrections
3 Working with Selections
4 Layer Basics
5 Quick Fixes
6 Masks and Channels
7 Typographic Design
8 Vector Drawing Techniques
9 Advanced Compositing
10 Painting with the Mixer Brush
11 Editing Video
12 Working with Camera Raw
13 Preparing Files for the Web
14 Producing and Printing Consistent Color
15 Printing 3D Files

Errata

Download the errata file (5.6 MB .pdf) and also see these notes:

Lesson 8, "Tracing a shape from a photo," page 190: Please skip step 3 and go directly from step 2 to step 4.

Lesson 8, "Adding a second shape to a path," page 191: Step 2 should read "Make sure the Pen tool and the shape you just drew are selected and that Subtract Front Shape is selected in the Path Operations pop-up menu in the options bar."

page 252: Step 4, Note—The mask must be a closed shape. You may need to zoom out so that you can finish drawing the mask beneath the image."

Submit Errata

Unlimited one-month access with your purchase
Free Safari Membership