The PERC Photography School Essential Editing Certification: Photoshop Edition covers all the essentials to get you editing like a pro as quickly as possible. 

The PERC Photoshop Certification Program comes in two versions: Instructor Led and Online. The online program is perfect for clients anywhere outside of our instructor-led service area in NC. Benefits of both programs are as follows:

  • Created by a Certified Master Photographer who has used Photoshop to edit hundreds of thousands of photos,
  • 5 Star Google reviews,
  • Learn at your OWN pace,
  • Concentrates on essential editing techniques and tools,
  • Exclusive Training Materials,
  • Comprehensive, real-life tested!,
  • Contact us for group training rates,
  • Flexible training schedule,
  • Core Program covers the basics,
  • Optional Electives cover related specialty training,
  • Take up to six months to complete the program,
  • Includes 8 hours of training, interactive feedback, and email responses,
  • Your instructor is always just an email or phone call away!,
  • All students receive interactive or on-site feedback about their images,
  • Online sessions use streaming video so your instructor is right there with you, wherever you are!,
  • Includes Certification Exam (a $199 value), Website Certification Seal and Certificate of Completion for your office,

  • IMG_0143 46 copyOur Core Program covers:

  • Setting Preferences for Maximum Use of Your Computer's Resources
  • Interface,
  • Menus,
  • Option Bar and Modifier Keys,
  • Blend Modes,
  • Brushes,
  • History,
  • Filters,
  • All Photo Editing Tools, their Techniques & Settings
  • Non-destructive Editing Techniques
  • Noise Reduction
  • Sharpening
  • Hue, Saturation & Luminance
  • The Best Editing Workflow
  • Curves
  • Levels
  • Selections, Layers, & Masks
  • Smart Objects
  • Clipping Masks
  • Making Fantastic Black & White Images (Sepia too!)
  • Making the Most of Bridge
  • Using Speed KeysIMG_8568

  • Optional Electives include:

  • Gradations,
  • Type and Basic Design,
  • Focus Stacking,
  • Panoramas,
  • High Dynamic range (HDR),
  • Compositing
  • Prerequisites: Students must know how to download photos to a computer, upload photos to Dropbox or Google Drive and send a link, know composition, and how to use Excel or Google Sheets spreadsheets. Students who do not meet these prerequisites will need to take at least 1 hour of Private Tutoring before starting the certification program. Current Private Tutoring rates will apply.

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