[SUMMERSVILLE, W. VA.] New River Community and Technical College will offer a two-session Introduction to Photoshop class at the Nicholas County Campus in Summersville on Oct. 12 and Oct. 26 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Instructor Mark Allen will offer tips to help beginning professional photographers offer better images to their clients and hobby photographers enhance their images.
Allen has been photographing area nature, underwater life and scenic photography for more than 30 years. He began in print photography but transitioned to digital photography as it became more popular. He uses Adobe Photoshop to enhance images and add interesting effects.
The class is designed to introduce students to Adobe Photoshop but will also briefly touch upon Adobe Bride and Adobe Camera Raw. Students will learn how to use layers, layer adjustments, curves, selections, masking, plug-ins, color management, special effects and compositing.
Tuition is $80. To register or obtain more information about this class or other community education classes offered by New River, please call (304) 883-2446.