The Most Important Things about Photoshop all Beginners Must Know

posted on 5th of november, 2012

All dedicated beginners usually already know that with the help of Photoshop you can heal the photos, clone the background, move the objects, adjust skin tones, and do many many amazing tricks, and there are lot of tutorials out there to guide you. But I want to talk about some main principles what to consider when you think about becoming a Photoshop user, or just have become one.

(1) Photoshop don’t have brains, and it doesn’t know by itself how to improve your photos
Obviously it’s clear for everyone, but still it’s a good thing to stop and think about before you go to buy yourself this high-end software. Sometimes people think if I have this first-rate camera or this expensive software I would produce amazing images. And they are unhappy when they...

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Comments (20)

Posted by Noonie on November 12, 2012
I'm just amazed at what people can do with Photoshop. I love to watch tutorials, even if I can't remember it all!
Posted by Suebmtl on November 12, 2012
Great tips.Thanks.
Posted by Psmpics on November 12, 2012
Lots of good reminders here. Thanks! I wish I had taken the time to learn about layers and masks before I started using PS many years ago.

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