– Make a portrait –
Photography Principles (ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed)
For the Beginners:
Go to File on the top menu>Open>Search your image.
Click on this link and follow on Lynda.com the following tutorials:
a. Make sure your frame is correct. Go to: 4. Crop and Straighten, Using Crop Tool.
b. Make sure the light of your photograph is well balanced. Go to 7. Brightness and Contrast, and watch “Automatic Brightness/Contrast” and “Custom Brightness/Contrast.”
If you want to go further, I recommend you to use the tool “Curves.” Go to Image on the top menu>Adjustments>Curves.
How to integrate an image:
File>Open>Select your image that you want to use as background. Here use “interior_background.jpg.”
Then, File>Place Embedded>Select the image that you want to incorporate. Here use the image below:
To modify your image:
Go to Edit>Transform>Use the several tools as “Distort”, “Perspectives” to make it.
Let’s play some more!
Create a face with veggie food.
Download the image below and use the following selections tools:
– Quick Selection
For the advanced students:
1. Improve the light/color/frame of your photographs.
2. Please go to this link and start to work on it by following the tutorial. I will send you the exercises files by email.