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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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Resizing Images For Email And The Web With Photoshop CC

Resizing Images For Email And The Web With Photoshop CC

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!
How To Resize Images In Photoshop CC

How To Resize Images In Photoshop CC

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!
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Get More Accurate Print Size Previews In Photoshop

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!
The 72ppi Web Resolution Myth

The 72 PPI Web Resolution Myth

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!
How To Resize Images In Photoshop

How To Resize Images In Photoshop

Let’s look at one of the most popular uses for Photoshop, how to resize your images! We’ll learn how to make photos smaller using the Image Size command, and why making them larger is almost never a good idea.
Photoshop Essential File Formats Quick Guide

Photoshop Essential File Formats Quick Guide

Feeling overwhelmed by the number of file formats to choose from when trying to save your images in Photoshop? This quick guide looks at the essential formats we need to know, including the pros and cons of each one and the situations where it makes the most sense to use it!
Seeing The Difference With JPEG Compression In Photoshop

Seeing The Difference With JPEG Compression In Photoshop

It’s a fact of life with digital photos that sometimes we need to compress them to make our file sizes smaller. Our computer screens don’t always make it easy to see the damage being done to the image, but thanks to one of Photoshop’s rarely-used blending modes, the horrors of jpeg compression become strikingly clear.