Lesson 6 - Objectives 8-9 (Thursday)
B06-08 Skill: Saving files for the web (internet)
- Learn how to reduce image sizes and save for deploying on the internet.
Photoshop excels at creating images for the internet - making them small and color correct. The video, "How to Sharpen & Export for Web" will teach you how...
Photoshop has a "Save for Web" command in the File menu that allows you to precisely adjust your image so that it will work perfectly on your website. Watch the video!
B06-09 Understanding Photoshop's color modes
- Understand all the different color modes available to you in Photoshop and how they work.
Please watch Comprehensive Guide to Color in Photoshop -- Color Modes to learn about Photoshop's color modes...
RGB - Red, Green, Blue (additive color - displays)
CMYK - Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black (subtractive color - print)
Greyscale - 256 shades of grey
Indexed Color - up to 256 colors in a palette
Bitmap - 2 colors only - black and white
Duotone - This option is similar to greyscale - 256 shades of grey - but you can add up to three other colors (duotone, tritone, quadtone)
LAB - Lightness, A Channel (red+green), B Channel (blue+yellow)