Gary Poulton

Photoshop Preliminaries - Working with files

Technical Tutorial Published 7/13/13 Last updated on 2/28/20

This self paced pdf gives students who are familiarizing themselves with Photoshop for the first time an introduction to working with files. It covers creating new files, setting file / document parameters using the new file / document dialog, making selections in the document window, adding layers, filling and deleting selections etc. Use this resource to provide online support for lessons where you are introducing Photoshop to students.

  • Photoshop

    Editing and compositing for photos, web and mobile app designs, 3D artwork, videos, and more.

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Custom Standards
Relevant to Visual Design Modules GD1, GD2, GD3 + Outcomes DM1, DM2, DM3
ISTE Standards
Students: Computational Trainer

Networked or standalone activated copies of Photoshop on laptops or personal computers.

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Angela Wong

Posted on 3/1/17 3:14:36 AM Permalink

​This is a nice resource! Thank you for sharing.