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Photoshop: Advanced Tips and Tricks for Developers

by Troy Kranendonk

This course is for any developer who wants to make their apps look fantastic. You'll learn how to use the advanced new features of Photoshop, including Artboards, Design Space, and Device Preview to create beautifully-designed app mock-ups.

What you'll learn

Developers need to know how to create apps that aren't only functional, but also visually appealing. In Photoshop: Advanced Tips and Tricks for Developers, you can learn how to use the new, advanced features of Adobe Photoshop CC 2015.1 to create mock-ups that look great. First, you'll work with Artboards, which will help you to create clean and beautiful layouts that work for mobile phones or desktops. Next, you'll create buttons, shapes, and more in Design Space, Photoshop's minimalistic editing interface intended to help designers have a clutter-free workspace. Finally, when you're finished designing your app, you'll learn how to live-preview it in Device Preview. Whether you are a mobile app developer, a mobile app designer, or just someone interested in Photoshop’s new features, by the time you're done with this course, you'll know how to create beautifully-designed mock-ups with Photoshop.

About the author

Troy Kranendonk is a Curriculum Manager for Data Access and Analytics as well as an author with Pluralsight Troy studied Digital Media Education and loves to innovate and push the boundaries in with tech. Troy has taught motion graphics, film, graphic design, and 3D animation as well as Action Script, HTML, and CSS and currently teaching Data.

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