One to One Photoshop tuition

One to One Photoshop tuition

We offer Photoshop one on one tuition aimed at beginner, intermediate and advanced users. Cover all the fundamentals or delve into specific areas of retouching. You will learn from a designated computer here at our studio, or from the ease of your own laptop if you prefer.

Suggested topics

  • The Photoshop workspace
  • Tone & Colour Adjustments
  • Ways of undoing
  • History
  • Cropping & rotating
  • Basic Selections
  • Local correction
  • Layers and Adjustment Layers
  • Black & White conversions
  • Sharpening
  • Basic Retouching
  • File formats & their strengths
  • Image size & Canvas size
  • Resolution
  • Printing

  • Working with adjustment layers
  • Opacity & Blend modes
  • Layer masks
  • Local & Selective corrections with Layer Masks
  • Managing layers & using groups
  • Levels & Curves in depth
  • Matching colour using eyedropper & curves
  • Retouching in layers
  • Sharpening techniques
  • Duotones
  • Resolution, resizing, bit depth
  • Actions
  • Using Bridge
  • Custom Workspaces
  • Camera RAW Workflow
  • Batch processing
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Basic colour management – colour settings, colour spaces  and ICC profiles

    Retouching for Fashion and Beauty

  • Masking
  • Adjustment layers
  • Selective colour adjustment
  • Selections
  • Layer blending modes
  • Dodge and Burn
  • Background cleanup
  • Skin corrector/ blemish removal/ redness
  • Hair tidy
  • Liquifying and restructuring
  • Applying colour to skin
  • Adding highlights
  • Contouring with curves
  • Increasing eyelashes
  • Brightening eyes and teeth
  • Changing eye colour
  • Skin softening using a high pass filter
  • Changing the background
  • Changing lighting
  • Creative colouring

    Retoucher Pro

  • RAW Processing with Capture One
  • Automotive retouching
  • Colour Grading
  • Complex Compositing

    Photoshop for Graphic Design

  • Workspace from a designer's point of view
  • Working with type
  • Vectors and Raster images / Resolution
  • Formats overview: PSD, TIFF, JPEG, PNG, GIF, EPS, PDF
  • Layers, Channels
  • Hue / Saturation, Levels, Curves, Brightness / Contrast
  • Image size, Canvas size, Image rotation, Cropping images
  • History
  • Layer properties and Blending options
  • Rules and Guides
  • Resize and resample an image
  • Groups and Linked layers
  • Smart layers
  • Smart filters vs Adjustment layers
  • Layer Mask vs Clipping Mask
  • Importing vector shapes: Smart objects, Pixels, Path, Shape Layers
  • Working with Paths : Tracing shapes, Selection from paths, Masking
  • Placing vector shapes and Warping vector layers
  • RGB vs CMYK: conversion, color modes
  • Adding crop marks and bleeds
  • Exporting TIFF or EPS files
  • Exporting high quality PDF


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    One to Two tuition is charged at 50% extra

    We can also send a tutor to you. Cost is based on your location. Contact the office for a quote


    Gift Vouchers

    All our courses are available as personalised gift certificates. You can choose from an open dated voucher or ask for a specific value to be used towards a course or one to one tuition.

    ‘thanks loads for our one to two photoshop training with mikael, it was just what we needed to perfect making flyers, and tailored just for us, great work thanks :)’
    ★★★★★  Amy Zing

    ‘I cannot fault Photography Course London, from my first email to them through to my One To One tuition, I cannot speak highly enough of them. I can’t wait to go back for the next part of my course.’
    ★★★★★  Nathan Barnes

    ‘The tutor was very patient with us and very knowledgeable on the programme. The staff at Photography Course London were very helpful and friendly and made us feel very welcome. The venue is also in a really good, easy to find location. Overall a very enjoyable and useful session.’
    ★★★★★  Danielle van Rooyen

    ‘I came away with a pretty good understanding on how Photoshop functions and can now indulge in some pretty funky photo enhancements. Great Location and Facilities. The staff involved were all very kind and helpfull and I would recommend them to everyone.’
    ★★★★★  Simon Best

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