Understanding Photoshop Layers
A Live Online Workshop via Zoom
Saturday, Sept 14, 2024 at 12:00pm EDT (New York time zone)

Learn the most important feature in Photoshop!

If you use Lightroom and/or Photoshop and don't use Photoshop layers, you're missing out on one of the most powerful image editing functions.

This very popular online workshop is intended for:

People with no experience using layers or
Lightroom/Photoshop users who would like to know more.

Learn how to create your own HDR images, composite images, blends and much, much more!

Layers aren't difficult - you just need to have them explained in a way that makes them simple to understand.

Learn everything you need to know to use Photoshop layers like an expert!

We cover everything you need to know about layers, and how to best use them. This is an intensive class that will provide you with an outline and video that you'll be able to reference over and over again until you become an expert with Photoshop layers.

Regardless of your experience with Lightroom or Photoshop, we're sure you'll leave with some great tips that will improve your editing.

Registration is only $34.95.

Once you register, you'll receive the workshop Zoom link 2-days prior to the workshop, and again on the day of the workshop.

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Who is this for?
This workshop is for anyone who uses Lightroom or Photoshop.
Will this workshop be recorded?
Yes, the workshop will be recorded, and the recording will be available for you to review whenever you like.
Why attend?
We explain everything you need to know about Photoshop Layers - what they are, why they are so useful and how best to use them.
What’s included?
This is an approximately 3.5 hour online interactive Zoom
workshop. You will be able to ask questions and benefit from other attendee questions. There is an instructional component in addition to "how-to" demonstrations in Photoshop. You will be provided with the online workshop slides in PDF form and a link to the recorded online video of the workshop that you can view as often as you like.
What software is covered?
When is it?
We show how to use layers in the latest Creative Cloud version of Adobe Photoshop.

The workshop will be held on Saturday, Sept 14, 2024 at 12:00 EDT (New York time zone).
How much is it?
The workshop registration fee is USD $34.95
Topics Covered
  • What is a Photoshop Layer?
  • Why Use Layers?
  • The Layer Panel
  • The Background Layer
  • Creating New Layers
  • Deleting Layers
  • Moving Layers
  • Opacity & Transparency
  • Layer Visibility
  • Type Layers
  • Shape Layers
  • Layer Styles
  • Layer Masks
  • Adjustment Layers
  • Adjustment Layers with Layer Mask(s)
  • Smart Objects
  • Blending Modes
  • Blend If
  • Linking Layers
  • Layer Groups
  • Layer Locks
  • Compositing Layers
Sample Video
Here is a short sample of what the workshop is like.
About your instructor
Bert Sirkin has been teaching photography topics for the past 40+ years and post-processing techniques for the past 15 years.

He apprenticed at with a Professional Photographer in Boston when he was 18 years old and has done part-time Professional Photography since he was 19 years old.

He has taught workshops in Everglades NP, Joshua Tree NP & Monument Valley Tribal park and is a frequent speaker at various photography gatherings.

He also provides one-on-one training (more info at https://pbworkshops.com/PrivateTraining).
Unsolicited Testimonials
"I knew this would be great, but it has been OUTSTANDING!!!!!"
"Thanks so much for hosting this class. It was the best. You were slow and thorough enough for dummies like me to begin to understand."
"Thank you so much - it was great! I did learn a lot and it's an extra bonus to be able to go back over the material."
"You really did an outstanding job today. I learned so much. It was really the best overview class I have taken."
"The workshop was marvelous – just packed with information I needed! I really appreciated your very clear descriptions of the process. Really very well done! I learned so much."
"Thank you for such a comprehensive presentation today!"
"Thank you for an excellent class yesterday. It was the best money I've spent and now I'm excited to pull up some photos and play with it."
"Thank you for the class and the followup video. It was a great experience!"

"Thank you much for your excellent presentation this afternoon. I liked very much the way you organized the content but even more importantly your well paced and easy to understand delivery."
Contact Us
If you have questions, contact us via this form or by emailing us at [email protected]. You can also call us at 860-656-7446.
Join us on Zoom, Sat. Sept 14, 2024 at 12:00pm EDT
Our goal is to help you produce better images!

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