MIPP Foundations in Image Editing - 2016

Course:

 

From 22nd September to 27th October 2016

 

Lecturer: Martin Agius AMIPP ASIFGP

 

Co-ordinator: Kevin Casha FMIPP FSWPP AMPS AMPA

 

 

 

Booking Deadline: 30th June, 2016

 

A practical foundation course for all those who want to get an excellent grounding in practical Digital Editing. It is necessary that all participants bring their own laptop. A participation certificate will only be given to those attendees who will attend for at least 80% of  course. Tasks and work files will be provided. This course will be run in English if required.

 

 

Venue – Le Merdien Hotel, St. Julian’s.

 

Start Time: 7.00 pm (approx. 2 hour duration).

 

Parking is free in the underground hotel parking.

 

Fees:

 

MIPP members: €60 Non members: €80.

Special offer for non members: Course plus MIPP 2016 & 2017 full membership  €100.

 

Payment for the course is on booking.

 

Only a maximum of 20 students can be accommodated so booking will be held on a first come, first served basis.

 

 

 

Course details: Foundation in Image Editing:

 

Lesson 1 – Thursday 22nd September 2015

 

Introduction to Photoshop, Workspace, Bridge, Camera RAW & Shortcuts

Importing Photos into Bridge, Speeding Up Photoshop, Configuring Bridge & Photoshop, Palettes

 

Lesson 2 – Friday 30th September 2016

 

Essential Photoshop tools

Cropping & Vignettes

Manipulating Contrast & Brightness – Curves, Brightness/Contrast, Levels

Colour enhancement & correction.

Sharpening – Adjust Sharpness, High Pass Sharpening & Unsharp Mask

 

Lesson 3 – Thursday 6th October 2016

 

Retouching Marks & Blemishes – Clone Stamp Tool, Spot Healing Brush & Content-AwareHandling Raw Files

 

Lesson 4 – Friday 14th October 2016

 

Monochrome – Professional Conversion of Colour images into Black & White, Monotone and Sepia Layers and Masks explained

 

Lesson 5 – Thursday 20th October 2016

 

Selection Techniques – Marquee Tools, Lasso, Quick Selection Tool, Magic Wand, Refine Edge. Compositing – replacing a background

 

Lesson 6 – Friday 28th October 2016

 

Producing Text, Frames & Borders, Creating Panoramas – Stitching Photos

HDR - High Dynamic range processing, Creating simple Action tools

 

 

 

*The MIPP reserves the right to cancel any course/s if the sufficient amount of participants is not attained.

 

For bookings and enquiries kindly contact MIPP course director Kevin Casha on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. quoting course title when applying.

 

 

BOOKING INFO:

 

There are three payment options: Go onto our website link http://www.mipp-malta.com/index.php/joinus

 

Option 1: If you are a member, you can pay for the courses directly through the Bank of Valletta website: www.bov.com and log in to BOV internet banking with your Securekey. You can thus avail yourself of the special subsidized rates for MIPP members.

 

Option 2: If you want to join the MIPP and attend the course, you can download the MIPP Membership Application Form, http://www.mipp-malta.com/index.php/join-us fill it in and send it together with your cheque for 40 euros and the relevant course fee for MIPP members. Please make the cheque payable to THE TREASURER, MIPP. Postal Address is MIPP PO Box 8, Birkirkara, BKR 1000. Acceptance of your membership is subject to MIPP approval.

 

Option 3: If you are a non member (and you do not want to join the MIPP), you can pay for the

courses directly through the Bank of Valletta website: www.bov.com and log in to BOV internet banking with your Securekey or you can send your relevant non member course fee by cheque. Please make the cheque payable to THE TREASURER, MIPP. Postal Address is MIPP PO Box 8, Birkirkara, BKR 1000.