Book Description

From the Back Cover UNLOCK THE SECRETS OF THE HOTTEST TRICKS, AND MOST REQUESTED PHOTOSHOP EFFECTS IN ONE AMAZING BOOK! Scott Kelby, co-host of 'Photoshop User TV' and the world's #1 bestselling Photoshop author, is back to unlock the secrets of an amazing new collection of the latest eye-popping, jaw-dropping, Photoshop special effects-the same kind that made Scott's previous editions of this book one of the top selling Photoshop books in history. You'll learn some of the most closely guarded Photoshop CS4 special effects-the same ones you see on TV, in magazines, and on the Web. Using Scott's simple step-by-step method, with hundreds of full-color images, you'll see exactly how it's all done. The book is written so clearly, and it is so easy to follow, you'll immediately be able to create all of these effects yourself. You'll learn: - The latest photographic special effects - How to fake studio shots (you'll be amazed at how it's done) - The latest cutting-edge type effects - The most popular effects used by big movie studios - The most-requested advertising effects - Commercial effects that clients go crazy over! - The most asked-for current Web effects - Amazing 3D effects using Photoshop Extended - Plus loads of effects that look hard, but are easy once you know the secrets And not only that, but the whole book is packed with creative ideas, layouts, and design techniques that will help you unleash your own creativity. It's all here, in the only Photoshop book of its kind. You're gonna love it! Read more About the Author Scott Kelby is president of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP), the trade organization for Adobe Photoshop users, which has 70,000 members worldwide. Scott is also Editor and Publisher of Photoshop User magazine. He's the co-host of the highly acclaimed Photoshop User TV, and teaches photography and imaging workshops around the world. Scott serves as training director for the Adobe Photoshop Seminar Tour and is the technical chair of the largest Photoshop gathering, Photoshop World.? Read more