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The material on this site will give you an opportunity to gain some practical skills in the tools and techniques needed to refine your digital images. Whilst getting a decent image out of the camera takes a good eye and an understanding of exposure, there is no doubt that a little bit of time with PhotoShop* can often improve the final result.

We will cover a range of editing techniques, looking at how to apply them in Adobe's Photoshop application, which is the industry standard. We will also look at similar techniques using the free image editing package The GIMP. Unfortunately, because of the changes to the interface that have been made to these applications over the years, particularly in Photoshop, some of the pictures of dialogues used on this site are for different versions of the application. I will gradually standardize all the screen shots on a single version, but until then, bear with...