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The Photographer´s Guide to HDR Efex Pro

The Photographer´s Guide to HDR Efex Pro

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This critically-acclaimed interactive training program from Peachpit Press offers exceptional quality high-definition video to teach the fundamentals of HDR Efex Pro, the premiere high dynamic range image-created software from Google´s Nik Collection. Including 1.5 hours of tutorials, this Learn by Video features instructor and professional photographer Sean Arbabi. In this video, Sean first presents a great introduction to HDR imagery-how it works, why it is so powerful, and how you can harness that power to create great images. This video includes a complete workflow, from importing images to final output. Sean discusses the best features of the program and dives in to share his own personal workflow for creating HDR images. This video covers importing images, setting up preferences, how to begin the HDR process with the Preset Library, and how to fine-tune that work to create your own custom conversion. Sean will cover the powerful Tone Compression, Method Strength, HDR Method, and Tonality features, as well as how to use HDR Efex Pro´s Grad ND sliders, Control Points, and Vignettes to put the finishing touches on your image. The video is wrapped in a unique interface that allows you to jump to any topic and also bookmark individual sections for later review. The unique Watch & Work mode shrinks the video into a small window to allow you to work alongside in HDR Efex Pro as you view the video. Project files used in the lessons are included on the disc so you can practice what you´ve learned. At the end of every lesson, you can test your knowledge by taking interactive quizzes. Duration: 1.5 HR User Level: Beginning/Intermediate Closed-Captioning in English System Requirements: Mac OS X 10.6, Microsoft Windows XP, or higher 2 GHz processor or higher 4 GB RAM or higher 1 GB free HD space (does not include lesson files) Please Note: This DVD-ROM can be viewed only on your computer. It will not play in a DVD-Video player software or a DVD set-top player.

25,99 €
The Photographer´s Guide to Color Efex Pro, Analog Efex Pro, Viveza, Sharpener Pro, and Dfine

The Photographer´s Guide to Color Efex Pro, Analog Efex Pro, Viveza, Sharpener Pro, and Dfine

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This critically-acclaimed interactive training program from Peachpit Press offers exceptional quality high-definition video to teach the fundamentals of Color Efex Pro, Analog Efex Pro, Viveza, Sharpener Pro, and Dfine, a premiere suite of tools from Google´s Nik Collection. Including 2 hours of tutorials, this Learn by Video training features instructor and professional photographer Sean Arbabi. In this video, Sean first provides an overview of these five tools, defining each and discussing how they work independently and together to create great images. Sean then goes into detail and works through each plug-in: Color Efex Pro and Viveza are used for color correction, creative color and tonality, retouching and creative effects; Analog Efex Pro is used to create effects that reference vintage and alternative photographic process techniques; Sharpener Pro is used to enhance detail in your images; and Dfine can help significantly reduce noise in low-light images. With this video, you´ll see how a 20-year pro uses these tools in the Nik Collection to create beautiful color and tonality in his images, as well as great effects that will give your images added appeal. The video is wrapped in a unique interface that allows you to jump to any topic and also bookmark individual sections for later review. The unique Watch & Work mode shrinks the video into a small window to allow you to work alongside in Google´s Nik Collection as you view the video. Project files used in the lessons are included on the disc so you can practice what you´ve learned. At the end of every lesson, you can test your knowledge by taking interactive quizzes. Duration: 2 HR User Level: Beginning/Intermediate Closed-Captioning in English System Requirements: Mac OS X 10.6, Microsoft Windows XP, or higher 2 GHz processor or higher 4 GB RAM or higher 1 GB free HD space (does not include lesson files) Please Note: This DVD-ROM can be viewed only on your computer. It will not play in a DVD-Video player software or a DVD set-top player

25,99 €
Adobe Premiere Pro CC Learn by Video (2014 release)

Adobe Premiere Pro CC Learn by Video (2014 release)

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This critically acclaimed interactive training program offers exceptional quality high-definition video to teach students the fundamentals of Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Including more than 10 hours of video tutorials, the course comes complete with lesson files, assessment quizzes, and review materials. Experienced instructor Maxim Jago presents a comprehensive introduction to Premiere Pro, including best practices as well as concepts that are fundamental non-linear video editing. Topics covered include working with imported media, timelines, transitions and special effects, and outputting files to various formats, and how to work within the Creative Cloud. The video is wrapped in a unique interface that allows students to jump to any topic and also bookmark individual sections for later review. The unique ´´Watch and Work mode shrinks the video into a small window to allow them to work alongside in Adobe Premiere Pro as they view the video. Project files used in the lessons are included on the disc so they can practice what they´ve learned. At the end of every lesson, they can test your knowledge by taking interactive quizzes. Duration: 10 HR User Level: Beginning/Intermediate Closed-Captioning in English System Requirements: Mac OS X 10.6, Microsoft Windows XP, or higher 1 GHz processor or higher 2 GB RAM or higher 1 GB free HD space (does not include lesson files) Hardware: DVD-ROM drive Please Note: This DVD-ROM can be viewed on your computer, but it will NOT play in a DVD movie player. The course uses pop-ups; please enable them in your browser. For more information on how to enable Pop-ups please see our Learn By Video FAQ page at

49,99 €