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Digital Basics
Note: aside from demos, search online or use photoShop help

These are some things you should be familiar with, please run through them today in pairs so that your really know them!

Layers
Unlocking them, naming them, dragging and dropping a layer, creating a new layer
Cropping
Selecting and Deselecting
Marquee
Using the Lasso tools
Feathering
Undoing and Redoing
Using the Move Tool
Cutting and Pasting
Pasting into a new layer
Using the brush tool
Using the rubber stamp (pure magic!)
Edit>Transform
Image>Adjust>Brightness/Contrast
Image>Adjust>Hue/Saturation
Saving in a printable format
image>mode>greyscale
image>mode>bitmap
Saving (as a PSD and a JPEG)

We will do this in the DSB:
Printing with registration marks

Kevin Haas has a good handout on Making a Halftone if you are interested in this for photo-based images.

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