Photoshop for Artists

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Photoshop for Artists

A Complete Guide for Fine Artists, Photographers, and Printmakers

By Sylvie Covey

Watson-Guptill Publications, Paperback, 9780823006717, 304pp.

Publication Date: October 2, 2012

For artists, Adobe(r) Photoshopa offers an exciting entry into a new world of limitless color, textures, and effects that can be applied with just the touch of a keyboard or click of a mouse.
Intended for serious artists -- painters, photographers, and printmakers - "Photoshopfor Artists" provides a comprehensive series of detailed tutorials, cataloging the various tools, techniques, and methods for producing an infinite variety of creative imagery with Photoshop.
With thirty tutorials divided into sections for fine artists, photographers, and printmakers, this book contains easy-to-follow step-by-step examples that include all the information serious professional artists need to master the digital art techniques of Photoshop. Each tutorial features screenshots and detailed directions, so artists can see exactly how the specific effects are achieved and applied to artwork.
Featuring stunning and dramatic imagery produced by the author and other accomplished artists, "Photoshop for Artists" is essential reading for artists looking to take their work to the next digital level.

About the Author
Sylvie Covey was born in Paris and attended the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Decoratifs, majoring in printmaking. She has taught at the Art Students League in New York City since 1995. In 2001, Sylvie joined the faculty of the Fine Arts Department at the Fashion Institute of Technology to help develop a BFA program. She is represented by the Old Printshop Gallery in New York City. Her work is included in numerous collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the New York Historical Society, the New York Public Library, the Reader s Digest collections, and the Museum of the City of New York. She specializes in all digital techniques in printmaking.

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