Adobe Photoshop for Digital Production

Essential Techniques for Film, Broadcast and Games

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Description

Adobe Photoshop® is the preferred, industry-standard software for photo manipulation and graphics creation, but using it effectively for projects in production is key. Photoshop now offers a variety of new tools and functionality enhancing any workflow, and in this lecture, you will learn the professional methods for compositing, digital painting, photo retouching, design and more. Almost eight hours of exclusive content covering industry tips and techniques such as selection, color-correction, HDR and video are included. Dave begins with in-depth overviews of the most commonly used tools in production, and then applies them to real-world projects. This content is suited to both the novice and expert Photoshop user and will teach you the necessary skills for today's "generalist" or 2D/3D production artist.


Duration: 453 minutes

Format: HD 1280x800



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  • Adobe Photoshop for Digital Production
  • Adobe Photoshop for Digital Production
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Dave Pasciuto

Art Director

Dave Pasciuto has been working professionally in the entertainment industry for 15 years on many projects for film, broadcast, video games, the web, print and illustration. Early in his career, Dave spent eight years in the video game industry as a Lead Artist on several popular titles, including Electronic Arts NBA Live 2000. After making the move to Hollywood, Dave continued his training at Gnomon School of Visual Effects, which led him into the world of film and broadcast. He worked as a 3D Artist, Designer, Compositor and Animator for several production studios including Reality Check Studios, New Wave Entertainment, Sol Design FX and Arc Worldwide. Some various projects include: Harold and Kumar go to White Castle, Toon Disney, Super Bowl XXXVIII Stadium Open, Real-D, HBO, CBS, ABC and ESPN Sports, Dell, Disney and various other commercial spots. Later, Dave became involved with artist training by teaching at Gnomon School of Visual Effects and developing content for the Gnomon Workshop. Most recently Dave has returned to Chicago and the video game industry to work for EA Chicago (Fight Night Round 3, Marvel) and Robomondo on the new Tony Hawk (Ride, Shred) franchise reboot.

  • "Dave Pasciuto has worked with Gnomon for several years, art directing and designing for various projects including websites, magazines and tutorials. He is a highly skilled designer with impeccable Photoshop skills and thorough knowledge of the application. This tutorial is an amazing asset for anyone needing to improve their efficiency with Photoshop in a digital production environment."

    - Alex Alvarez
    Founder, Director The Gnomon Workshop Gnomon School of Visual Effects