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Barnsley College
15 week Photo course groups

Click here to download the documentation (Word) for the Digital Photography Driving Licence

Click here to download the powerpoint to go with the Digital Photography Driving Licence (with instructions).

Photoshop Resources

Click on the relevant title to download a PDF showing examples.........

Filters - Artistic
Filters - Blur
Filters - Brush Strokes
Filters - Distort
Filters - Pixelate
Filters - Render
Filters - Sketch
Filters - Stylise
Filters - Texture

These resources are intented as a guide, and not an exhaustive compilation of everything possible within Photoshop Filters.

Click here to access the Photoshop Tutorial Powerpoint Presentation.

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Click here to download a new Photoshop Tutorial for Elements 9 as a powerpont presentation (compatible with 97-03 versions of Microsoft Office).

Photoshop Tutorials for Elements 9 in bite-size portions:
1 - Opening a file
2 - Cropping
3 - Adjust lighting
4 - Adjust colour
5 - Sharpening
6 - Remove & replace
7 - Add text
8 - Layers
9 - Transforming selections
10 - Gradient
11 - Adjustment layers
12 - Special effects
13 - Saving
14 - Isolating colour


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original flower image
flower image with pseudo hdr toning
Brodsworth Hall with wide angle lens
Brodsworth Hall with zoom lens
Panorama

Creating High Dynamic Range - tone
Click here to download a tutorial in HDR toning in PhotoShop (powerpoint presentation) 14.7mb

Correcting Parallax in Camera and in PhotoShop
Click here to download a tutorial in correcting parallax
(powerpoint presentation) 4.08mb
Joiner
Panoramas & Joiners
Click here to download a tutorial in creating panoramas and joiners from several component images (powerpoint presentation) 5.3mb
Depth of field short
Depth of field long
Controlling Depth of Field
Click here to download a tutorial on controlling depth of field using aperture, shutter speed and film speed
(powerpoint presentation) 33.3mb
Photographic Genres
Click here to download a powerpoint presentation detailing some of the genres within photography. 78.3mb
Warning - some adult content
Action photography
Astrophotography
Landscape Photography - Composition
Click here to download a powerpoint presentation which outlines some of the compositional rules of landscape photography. 106mb
Landscape Photography - Tips
Click here to download a powerpoint presentation which outlines some of the technical aspects peculiar to landscape photography. 20.2mb
Landscape leading the eye
Landscape framing

Please note: The Resources shown here are the copyright of ToCan Training. They are freely accessible to students, provided they are not copied, edited or resold. Teachers and Lecturers may utilise these resources exactly as seen providing they seek the prior consent of the originator (Candice Foers-Bates) and give full accreditation.

HDR merge before
HDR merge after
Creating High Dynamic Range - merge
Click here to download a tutorial in HDR merging in PhotoShop (powerpoint presentation) 15.3mb
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Angles & Viewpoints
Click here to download a presentation which introduces the concept of taking shots from extreme angles or viewpoints to add dramatic effect (powerpoint presentation) 2.16mb