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Press Release: June 18, 2007

Adobe Photoshop CS3 One-on-One--New from O'Reilly: Read the Lessons. Watch the Video. Do the Exercises.

Sebastopol, CA-- Pioneering computer graphics author Deke McClelland updates his bestselling hands-on tutorial for Adobe Photoshop CS3, the latest version of this industry-standard image editing and production program. As with previous editions, Adobe Photoshop CS3 One-on-One (O'Reilly, $44.99 US) guides readers step by step through the program's features and functionality. A key appeal of the One-on-One series is the two hours of DVD-video material included. Once you read about a particular technique, you can see how it's done first hand in the video. The combination is uniquely effective. And hugely popular.

Whether you're a first-timer looking to learn Photoshop, or a seasoned user interested in the groundbreaking features of CS3, Deke's conversational style and carefully structured lessons guide you through everything you need to know to get up and running, and then takes you well into mastery. Using Deke's expert advice you'll be entertained and learn the fundamentals fast. This book includes:

  • 12 self-paced tutorials let you learn at your own speed
  • Engaging real-world projects let you try out real techniques
  • More than two hours of video instruction shows you how to do the work real time
  • 850 full-color photos, diagrams, and screen shots illustrate every key step
  • Multiple-choice quizzes in each chapter help you test your knowledge

A Photoshop expert, sought-after computer graphics, and design lecturer, and author of over 70 books, Deke creates a classroom environment in Adobe Photoshop CS3 One-on-One with written instruction and video training--except that you get one-on-one attention as you proceed from lesson to lesson at your own pace. It's like having private lessons with the author.

Whether you're an enthusiast, creative pro, technical pro, or newcomer, Deke's book will have you speaking fluent Photoshop CS3 in no time.

Advanced Praise:

"Deke will entertain you as much as teach you. If you are looking to learn Photoshop CS3 from the master, get this book!" Tim Grey, author of Photoshop CS2 Workflow.

For a review copy or more information please email Please include your delivery address and contact information.

Deke McClelland is a popular expert and lecturer on Adobe Photoshop and the larger realm of computer graphics and design.

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More information about the book, including table of contents, index, author bio, and samples

Adobe Photoshop CS3 One-on-One
Deke McClelland
ISBN: 0-596-52975-9, $49.99 US
1-800-998-9938; 1-707-827-7000

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