Jesùs Ramirez

Jesús is best known as the founder of the Photoshop Training Channel, one of the most popular Photoshop YouTube channels in the world. You can find his articles and tutorials in many well-known publications and blogs, including the Adobe Creative Cloud Blog, Adobe's Create Magazine, and Photoshop User Magazine.

Jesús has been a speaker at many industry related events worldwide. Including events in Australia, Asia, and Latin America. Most notably Adobe MAX, Adobe SUMMIT, Adobe MAKE IT, CreativePro, CreativeLive, Photoshop World, and Pluralsight LIVE.

Class 1

I Wish I’d Known That! Photoshop Power Tips for Photographers

Everyone knows Photoshop is full of amazing features — but where are they hidden?! And which ones are worth using when you really need to be efficient and productive.

Join Jesús in this information-packed session where he will share his best Photoshop tricks and power shortcuts for photographers!

In this session, you will learn little-known features, and better ways to work with the tools that you already use. This session will leave you saying, “I wish I knew that years ago!”

In this session, you’ll learn:

•                     Time-saving keyboard shortcuts.

•                     Better ways of working with color.

•                     Retouching tips, tools, and techniques.

•                     What frequency separation really is.

•                     How to use Curves to enhance your photos.

•                     And much more! 

Class 2

Combining Images Together in Photoshop: A Compositing Workshop for Photographers 

Composites are more than just merging images together. To make a realistic composite, one needs to consider light sources and perspective. By using Adobe Photoshop you can create worlds and scenes with your photography that would take extreme budgets to capture in camera.

In this session you’ll learn:

•                     How to use adjustment layers to check the luminance, saturation, and hue of a composite.

•                     How to make composites come to life by adding ambient color.

•                     How to use familiar tools in unconventional ways to help you create realistic composites.


Class 3

The Amazing Power of Blending Modes and Blend If

Blending Modes and Blend If are perhaps the most powerful yet misunderstood features in Photoshop. In this information-packed class, Jesus Ramirez will demystify these seemingly scary options and show you Blend Modes and Blend If in a whole new light.

You’ll discover exactly what Blend If and Blending Modes are, how they work, and how to know when to use them in your projects.

You’ll also have the opportunity to work on several real-life examples so that you can learn how to use Blend Modes and Blend If, in your retouching, compositing and other creative projects.

In this session, you’ll learn:

•                     How Blending Modes and Blend If work.

•                     How to blend images together with blending modes.

•                     How to easily replace skies with Blend If.

•                     And much more!