During this course, students will be introduced to Adobe Photoshop and discuss visual communication as a multimedia professional. We will start by getting to know the workspace, tools and panels available in Photoshop. Next, we will explore selection techniques, painting and retouching, layers, smart objects, and filters. Concepts such as RGB vs. CMYK, image resolution, and file formats will be discussed. Finally, we will look at how to effectively create images for web, video, and other multimedia products.