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Intro to Photoshop

with Michael Barone

Thursday, March 7 · view days & times
Price: $120 | $108 ArtsQuest Member
Fees: $5 Visual Arts Service Fee
Venue: Olympus Digital Imaging Classroom

4 Weeks

Thursdays, March 7-28 | 6:30-9:00 p.m.

Photoshop is one of the industry-leading image editing software that allows you to design, edit, restore, retouch and manipulate images. This class is geared towards photographers new to Photoshop, as well as those looking for a good introduction to the software. You will learn the basics of the interface and how to make fundamental adjustments to color, contrast and brightness, how to isolate parts of a picture with selection tools and layer masking, and use the retouching tools to remove things from scenes or duplicate them. Also, we’ll touch on more creative editing techniques such as creating great black and white images, transforming the feel of a photo, replacing selective colors and even making a composite from multiple images. This class is for ages 18+. Students are welcome to bring their own laptops, but not required.

Michael Barone has been a professional photographer for over 30 years after receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts in photography from the University of Delaware. Barone approaches each photograph as an expression of artistic excellence.  He believes that the best images come from understanding the subject and the particular needs of each clients. Barone uses his artistic training and the tools of modern photography to create work that meets his exacting artistic standards. Over his career Barone has photographed the human form in all its beauty and sensuality, showing a depth of emotion that brings the subject to life. His work has been shown internationally and has won numerous awards and has also published two books of his work. He is now a resident of the Lehigh Valley and besides fine art photography, Michael specializes in commercial portraits and product photography.

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Olympus Digital Imaging Classroom
Banana Factory
25 W Third Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-332-1300
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