Learn Adobe Photoshop: Making and Refining Selections
Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
About this Event: Lynn Garwood is back by popular demand! Her Photoshop presentation last year so was popular, we've asked her to present again!
In this presentation, we'll take a look at a variety of ways to make selections within Adobe Photoshop, from the most basic to more advanced. Once we have a selection, we''ll see how to refine it.
Topic level: Intermediate
Who should attend: Anyone who uses Photoshop (or Elements) or wants to.
About the Presenter Lynn Garwood: Once Lynn really got into photography 20 years ago, she made it her passion to learn how to use Photoshop to get the best results for her images. She's taught various classes about Photoshop or PS Elements for the past 10 years.
Download the Presentatation Handout
Lynn Garwood has generously provided a handout for this event. We strongly recommend printing it out and bringing it to the event so you can follow along and make notes, especially as it can sometimes be difficult to see details on the projector screen.
Everyone in attendance will receive one ticket for our raffle drawing at the end of the event. You could win...
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Light Snacks & Bottled Water Provided
We’ll be providing light snacks & bottled water at this event thanks to Classic Drycleaners and proceeds from the CPAUG Amazon.com affiliate link program. As always, thank you to those who have used the affiliate link for their Amazon.com purchases – we appreciate your support and help in making these fun extras available to all.
If you’d like to help, all you need to do is go to cpaug.com/shop and click on the Amazon.com link there to do all of your Amazon.com shopping. CPAUG receives a small percentage of the sales from your purchases at no extra cost to you. Several of our group members have just bookmarked that link in their web browser and used that shortcut to make things even easier for them.
This event is not sponsored by the Dauphin County Library System.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this a private event?
No, everyone is welcome!
Will there be WiFi Access?
If you're a Dauphin County Library System (DCLS) cardholder: Free Wifi is available to you. You'll simply log in with your card number and PIN.
If you are NOT a Dauphin County Library (DCLS) cardholder but live in the surrounding counties: Dauphin, Perry, and Cumberland County residents who reside in an Access PA served area can apply for a DCLS library card by registering online at http://dcls.org/get_library_card/ or by bringing approved identification to the nearest Dauphin County Library (or come early and just head upstairs and apply before the meeting at the East Shore Area Library.
If you aren't a DLCS cardholder or don't wish to apply for a card: There is only a $2.00 per hour charge for non-library cardholders. Please see the information desk at the library for more information.
What are my parking options?
There are free parking lots on both east and west sides of the building. Additional free parking can be found in the Colonial Park Mall lot, from which there are two stairways to library property. Street parking is generally discouraged by the library.
Can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Absolutely! Email Megan Fister, CPAUG Manager, at email@example.com or call at 717-884-8840.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Nope. Just check in with CPAUG Managers Megan Fister or David Lambert before you get seated so we can check you in using an app on our phones.
Is the venue handicap accessible?
Yes. Handicapped parking and access to the building is via the main entrance on the eastern side of the building. An elevator provides access to meeting rooms on the lower level.
What is the event hosting group (CPAUG) all about?
Central Penn Adobe User Group (CPAUG) is a free, official Adobe User Group for people of all skill levels and professions who use Adobe software in the Central PA region. Our group come from a variety of backgrounds and include print and web designers, developers, photographers and freelancers. Most people are in college or older but we are open to all ages and skill levels. More about us at cpaug.com/about.
Would you like to sponsor this event? Contact the event coordinator, CPAUG Manager, Megan Fister, at cpaug.com/contact or phone 717-884-8840. We are open to all types of corporate partnerships including financial support of this event, raffle prizes, and more.