Digital Photo Essentials Tutorials
New to the world of digital photography or photo editing? Our Digital Photo Essentials tutorials get you up to speed quickly with the important things every photographer needs to know to work effectively and get professional quality results from Photoshop at every stage of your workflow - editing, saving and printing! Learn all about pixels, how to resize images, the difference between resizing and resampling, how color channels work, how to add copyright information and save your images for the web, plus so much more, and it's all explained with beginners in mind. New tutorials are added regularly!
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In this third tutorial in our series on Adobe Bridge, learn how Bridge, along with the Adobe Photo Downloader, makes it easy to transfer photos from your camera or memory card to your computer!
Learn why Adobe Bridge is such a great tool for managing and organizing your images with a quick tour of its interface and some of its many useful features!
Adobe Bridge CC is a powerful companion program for Photoshop that lets us easily find and organize our images. In this first in a series of tutorials, learn how to download and install Bridge CC using the Creative Cloud desktop app!
Learn how to make Adobe Photoshop the default program for viewing and editing popular image file formats like JPEG, PNG and TIFF in Windows 8 and 8.1!
Learn how to quickly rename multiple image files at once using the simple yet powerful Batch Rename feature in Adobe Bridge.
Need to get your images from your camera or memory card to your computer? In this tutorial, learn how to easily transfer your photos using Adobe Bridge and the Adobe Photo Downloader!
Can’t get your prints to fit properly in your picture frames because the aspect ratios are different? Learn how to easily resize and reshape images in Photoshop to match any frame size you need!
Using Photoshop as part of the larger Adobe Creative Suite or Creative Cloud? Learn how to quickly synchronize Photoshop’s color settings with your other Adobe applications to keep the colors in your images accurate and consistent.
Open your photos to a whole new range of color possibilities and help them look their very best with just one simple but essential change to the default color settings in Photoshop!
In this third in our series of tutorials on image resizing with Photoshop CC, learn everything you need to know about resizing your photos and images for emailing, uploading to a website, or for any sort of screen display!
In this second tutorial in our series on image resizing In Photoshop CC, learn how to change the print size of your photos, and how to easily figure out the largest size you can print your image and still get professional looking results!
In this first tutorial on resizing images in Photoshop CC (Creative Cloud), we take a quick tour of the features and improvements in the newly redesigned Image Size dialog box!
Photoshop’s Print Size view mode is supposed to give us an accurate on-screen preview of how an image will look when printed, but by default, it doesn’t work. In this tutorial, we learn why it’s not working and more importantly, how to easily fix it!
Many Photoshop users believe they need to set the image resolution of their photos to 72 ppi before uploading them to the web or viewing them on screen, but is there really any point to it? We put it to the test and learn why computer screens don’t actually care about image resolution at all!
In this tutorial for Mac users, learn how to easily replace Apple’s Preview app with Photoshop as your default photo viewer and image editor in Mac OS X!