Watch the videos here each week before coming to class the following week. Videos can by made “full screen” by clicking in the bottom right of the player, and in very high quality.  All videos can be downloaded at school on the GCOM drive or in my dropbox account.

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Week 1: GCOM 330 Class Overview & Photoshop Introduction
(videos total 90 minutes–watch these before you come to class on Week 2)

Welcome to GCOM 330! (33 min.)

A brief overview on just how this “Hybrid” class works, online, lab, D2L, etc. (Note: Recorded Jan. 2015, current book is Photoshop CC 2015 Classroom in a Book) 🙂

What is Photoshop? (5 min.)

A brief overview on just what Photoshop is. Part of the excellent MGD 111 Series on iTunes U created by Jay Shaffer © 2010-2013. Note: Jay created this using Adobe Photoshop CS6, VERY similar to the new CC version.

2. Introducing the Photoshop Workspace (21 min.)

A tour of the Photoshop interface. Part of the excellent MGD 111 Series on iTunes U created by Jay Shaffer © 2010-2013. Note: Jay created this using Adobe Photoshop CS6, VERY similar to the CC versions.

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3. Classroom in a Book: Lesson 01 “Getting to Know the Work Area” (44 min.)

Overview of Photoshop CC and our first homework, Lesson 1 in Classroom in a Book, also known as CIB. (Officially assigned in Week 2)



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4. Which one? | Adobe Photoshop vs. Illustrator vs. InDesign (4 min.)

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..and finally…Pixels? Vectors? Oh My! Watch this 3 min. description below. 
(3 min.)

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