10 reasons you need to attend Photoshop Live (Sponsored)

Scarlet Song by Miss Aniela

Photoshop Live is a brand new event for photographers and designers dedicated to all things Photoshop. Taking place at the Brighton Dome from 18-19 July, Photoshop Live will bring you all the techniques you need to develop your photo editing.

1. Tips, tricks and tutorials from the very best in Photoshop

Photoshop Live will deliver the cream of the crop of Photoshop artists and experts. Miss Aniela, Glyn Dewis, Tigz Rice, David Clapp, Matt Kloskowski and Uli Staiger are only a sneak peek of the line-up in store.

Scarlet Song by Miss Aniela

Scarlet Song by Miss Aniela

2. An opening keynote from Adobe

Richard Curtis and Tony Harmer from Adobe will be opening both days of Photoshop Live and answering your questions around the Creative Cloud, Photoshop, Lightroom and specific tools.

3. Lightroom and landscapes with Matt Kloskowski and David Clapp

Do you sometimes wonder how to get those landscapes looking like they did to the naked eye? Well, Matt Kloskowski, a world renowned landscape and outdoor photographer and Lightroom expert has the answers. Matt will give you the tips you need to show off those beautiful places, so the world can enjoy them just like you did when you were there. Plus, David Clapp, landscape, travel and architectural photographer, will introduce you to a new and revolutionary technique which allows you to adjust your images based on tonality alone. After Photoshop Live you’ll have no problems achieving that seamless professional look.

Washington Palouse by Matt Kloskowski

Washington Palouse by Matt Kloskowski

4. Inspiration and animation with Aaron Blaise

Prepare to be inspired. Aaron Blaise, is a renowned animator and artist and is best known for his work on Walt Disney’s The Lion King and Beauty and the Beast. At Photoshop Live, Aaron will be demonstrating how he used Photoshop to create the characters from the John Lewis Christmas advert The Bear & The Hare. Inspiration and creative ideas guaranteed!

5. Two days dedicated to Photoshop for design and photography

Photoshop Live is dedicated to bringing you as much education and inspiration as possible. That’s why two days have been planned covering Photoshop for photography and design. Friday 18 July will see leading designers and digital artists take to the stage. Speakers will not only focus on design techniques but will speak to you about finding your creative voice. Saturday 19 July will focus on Photoshop for photography and the techniques you need to produce incredible work. Attend both days for maximum inspiration.

6. Adobe Behance portfolio reviews

As a thank you for purchasing a ticket to Photoshop Live take advantage of the exclusive opportunity to get your Behance portfolio reviewed by Adobe.

7. Learn and master Photoshop and Lightroom

If you’re a complete photo editing beginner, all the more reason to pay a visit to Photoshop Live.  The range of topics covered in Saturday’s schedule will arm you with a multitude of new skills. Seminars will cover retouching, processing landscapes, using layers and masks and more. Plus, Adobe will be on-hand throughout the day to answer your questions.

Photo by Tigz Rice

7. More ideas than you can shake a stick at

Photoshop Live is taking place in Brighton, the creative hub of the UK and will not only connect you to the best Photoshop artists around, but will allow you to get those creative juices flowing! The main aim is that you walk away with new ideas and the tools you need to go home and create photographic art with renewed vigour.

Image by Glyn Dewis

9. Parties, mingling and photo walks

At Photoshop Live we truly believe that sharing is caring. That’s why, aside from the conference itself, we’re inviting you to join us at the after party which will give you the chance to mingle and share ideas with fellow photographers and the artists themselves. Plus, on Sunday 20th July, the organisers and artists will be taking you on a photo walk around Brighton so you can put your new creative ideas to the test.

10. Enjoy Brighton in the sunshine

Finally, with summer on the horizon, what better way to spend a weekend than by the sea surrounded by fellow photography enthusiasts?

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