Essential starting point for any beginner learning how to use Adobe Photoshop
When learning How to Photoshop good preparation goes a long way. This tutorial goes through some essential settings before you dive into Adobe Photoshop and Pathing
Starting out with the Pen Tool and creating your first Path. This Pen Tool tutorial will serve as a foundation learning Photoshop.
A beginners guide to Learn Photoshop with Basic Path handling, the first step to build on
How to use Pen Tool correctly will create the best Paths that are a balance between detail and smooth curves. Mastering Control Handles is essential.
Pen Tool Photoshop Shortcuts are essential and all covered in this tutorial.
This is the most important tutorial in the series. A Retouch Artist’s secret to fast, detailed Paths
How to use Photoshop’s Quick Mask to ALWAYS check your Path. In this tutorial we cut out a shape and go through the process of checking the end result
This is where you put all the previous tutorials into practice and Make a Clipping Path
How to Layer Mask in Photoshop. In this tutorial we go from a vector based Path to a Pixel based Layer Mask to create a Transparent Background. It is also the first practical example with an actual object
How To Save Transparent Background. This tutorial covers creating a transparent background in Photoshop, saving the files and placing them into InDesign as either a JPG with a Path and Clipping Path or TIF with Layer Mask
Learn How To Use Photoshop’s Levels in this tutorial with a Levels Adjustment Layer used to assist with visibility when Pathing
Easy Photoshop Tutorials to follow and download the exercise file to practice
Photoshop Tips with using the Pen Tool and Levels. Watch the tutorial and download the exercise file to practice
Learn how to make a Transparent Background with the Pen Tool by Pathing Inside & Outside an Object. Watch the tutorial and download the exercise file to practice
Create a Photoshop Mask from a Path using the Pen Tool and Add Mask option. Watch the tutorial and download the exercise file to practice
Create a Glass Transparent Background effect in this tutorial. Starting with the Pen Tool, creating a selection, converting to a Layer Mask and filling the Glass window area with a tint of black. Watch the tutorial and download the exercise file to practice
A Photoshop Clipping Mask is created from a Pen Tool Path, this object has a lot of curves which can add to the duration and complexity Cutting out. Watch the tutorial and download the exercise file to practice
Learn how to create a Photoshop Layer Mask from a Path so as to change the color of part of the image. Watch the tutorial and download the exercise file to practice
A good Retouch Artist knows how to Path fast. The Pen Tool is an essential Photoshop Tool that is easy to master in a few hours, making it the best place to start for beginners to Photoshop. Watch the tutorial and download the exercise file to practice