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Real World Print Production with Adobe Creative Suite Applications by Claudia McCue

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Imaging Software

Once you have captured pixels, it’s likely that you’ll want (or need) to do something with them. The industry standard imaging application is Photoshop, and for good reason. Photoshop provides controls for color correction that enable a knowledgeable user to achieve results equal to those of a knob-twisting scanner operator. And its retouching tools surpass the capabilities of the original, million-dollar dedicated systems. If you’re just beginning to learn Photoshop, you won’t lack for educational resources. You could probably build an addition to your house from the books and magazines devoted to exploring Photoshop. You can add Chapter Nine, “Photoshop CS4 Production Tips,” to the pile.

Photoshop is arguably the most versatile ...

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