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The repository for files and presentations related to Seminars and Training Sessions authored by Joe Sukenick.
    
Joe is available for One-On-One and group training in Digital Photography and he can get you up and running with Adobe Photoshop from the Basics to Advanced Techniques in Digital Manipulation, Portrait Retouching, and Image Restoration. He can provide this service at your location or at his studio.  He can also provide live training and assistance via the Internet without you having to leave your home or place of work.  Joe is also a consultant for all types of  Personal Computer issues, Network Problems, Digital Imaging Problems and Workflow Concerns.
   
He shows you how to do it, when and why to use it, and why it works the way it does.   The way the information is presented gives you the confidence and understanding to use these powerful tools in new ways that will make your Computer System purr and your images come alive and be seen in a way that goes from "That's Nice" to WOW!  
  
Some Topics below use the  PowerPoint Presentation File (pps) format.  If you do not have Microsoft PowerPoint, you can install their
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PHOTOSHOP AND PHOTOGRAPHY TOPICS
   


Handouts

Passport Template

Understanding RAW

Work in 8 bit or 16 bit?

Two "Must Have" Photoshop Books

Calibrate Your Meter to Your Camera

Photoshop CS3 Settings and Preferences

Introduction to Layers


Making Images POP

Digital Workstation Considerations

Photoshop Blending Modes

Curves - The Real Story

Sensors - Canon CMOS or Nikon  CCD?

Return to the Future - Touch Up

Philosophy of Retouching

It's in the EYES!

Basic Facial Touch-Ups

Extractions

Basic Black and White

Quad Tone - How and Why

Body Shaping

All About Brushes

Windows 32 bit or 64 bit?

Pop Artist Action


Paint With Light (Photoshop Action)

Quick Fix for Narrow Backgrounds

Make Your Own Textures and How to Use Them

Canon TTL - Make it Work for You

Photo Restoration - Tears, Color, Missing Pieces...

Blending Images

Colorize a Monochrome Image

Make, Load and Revise Actions

Pure White High Key

Understanding Histograms

Glamour Retouching

Create a Custom Signature Brush

The Grunge Look

The Ansel Adams Look

Wedding Album Layout

Photoshop CS2 Shortcuts

Photoshop CS3 Shortcuts

Getting Good Color

Understanding Resolution

High Dynamic Range

Digital Workstation Considerations

Masking and Layers
   
High Pass Sharpening
 
NOTE:  This page is under constant construction!

 

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