How many times have you been overwhelmed by the Menu at a restaurant? With so many tasty options, you want to try it all! Sometimes it is just better to do a Buffet, so you can!!
Photoshop is pretty much the same- with so many options and variations-- but how much can you digest at once? Well, we have ALL DAY to taste and try things and get our fill of creativity!
Photographic images today take on a whole new life when we bring them into PHOTOSHOP’S creative kitchen! It’s a smorgasbord of tips and tricks to make a spicy shot from even a bland image! Join Suzette Allen and her foodie husband, Jonny, for a fun day making delicious concoctions (composites) and tasty courses of image transformations! Photoshop Creative Cloud has some dynamite dishes on the menu these days, so you will get a taste of the hottest new items! Don’t forget the amazing palate of options and how capable PSCC is—we will get a taste of video and motion/animation, and even whip up some Mixer Brush painting for those who love creative treats!
There will be no shortage of creative ideas and efficiency tricks to help you get your money’s worth at the buffet….it’s about the personal challenge, right? (or so Jonny sez)! Let us dish up a whole spread of tools and techniques to help you satisfy those creativity cravings you’ve had to make some fresh art!
Suzette will be taking requests for the menu of course, (on Facebook), so you will be sure to get your fill of inspiration and walk away with a doggie bag of treats too!
*Extreme Efficiency settings and methods (speed snacking)
*Masking and Cutouts made easy (sharpen those knives)
*Mixer Brush Painting for beautiful artistic images (whip it up)
*Yes, even Video editing and some animation (food to go)
*Enhancement Finishes (garnish and top with a cherry)
Multimedia for Marketing
Leveraging Motion and Video for marketing, promotion and client education.
Video is the most powerful tool for communication and storytelling, not to mention educating our clients and selling for us! Learn the basics of capturing video for hybrid videos (photos+video+audio) and see how to apply it to your marketing equation. We will cover Talking Business Cards, Instagram ads, Animations, Spark Pages, web videos, social media and more. Stand out in style instantly in your Social media campaigns with multimedia, and leverage it for education on your website as well. This process can be done with a DSLR, Mirrorless or even smartphone. Videos can be edited with Adobe Premier, Final Cut, Lightroom+Photoshop or even on mobile devices. There are many creative paths to video creation, (some faster and easier than others) and you will learn the best place for you to start. Start today on the journey to leveraging motion—technology has made it much easier than you think!
Suzette Allen, Adobe Influencer and Lumix Ambassador, is a well-known educator of 18 years, teaching Photoshop, Video and Photography! Her passion for creativity and inspiring people keeps her on the cutting edge of technology, helping other creatives embrace new techniques and tools. She is assisted by her techie (and foodie) husband Jon Yoshinaga, (who is also a Lumix Ambassador) and together they make a powerful team to help you learn what you need to succeed in your photographic journey!