Photoshop Training

Over the past few weeks we’ve covered a lot of techniques using DSLR camera’s and have now moved onto Adobe Photoshop. Taking what we learnt about how to take a good shot, we have now covered some of the ways that we can use Photoshop to manipulate our images and retouch them to make our…

Intro To Photographic Techniques

This week and last we covered basic techniques of how to take better photographs using rules. We learnt about leading lines, the rule of thirds and making best use of colour to ensure our photographs stand out. We then went onto using the camera in a professional manner taking advantage of all the functions to…

CSV delivering training in partnership with CAN

This year at CAN and CSV we are starting a new training course in New Media. We will be covering Photoshop, Illustrator, film making, sound production, podcasting, advertising and marketing. Held jointly at both offices, this is going add to the skills that were touched on over last summer during the DoIT course at CAN.

Inkscape for creating graphics

Week Four was a design session using the grid system, lots of paper and the Inkscape design programme. Here’s the hand out for Inkscape. Inkscape basics Here are a more detailed manual. FLOSS Manuals on Inkscape This programme could be seen as an equivalent to Illustrator. It’s a great way to put together text and…