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What are the best resources for learning to use photoshop?

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    Arthur Smith
    Written on January 28, 2017
    "I want to keep current with the skills needed in my workplace and also wanted to work on my soft skills to make better progress at work. I found Udemy very helpful. With a vast range of course available which are good on my pocket, I can invest my time at my convenience to progress in my career."
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      Timothy Burton
      Written on March 2, 2017
      "Envatotutus has a lot of variety in it's course selection but it's sometimes hard to find a specific course that applies to what you're trying to do. Once you find what you're looking for the instruction is spot on and easy to follow with lots of good examples and tips on how to improve your technique."
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      Timothy Burton
      Written on March 2, 2017
      "Envatotutus has a lot of variety in it's course selection but it's sometimes hard to find a specific course that applies to what you're trying to do. Once you find what you're looking for the instruction is spot on and easy to follow with lots of good examples and tips on how to improve your technique."
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      Raymond Weaver
      Written on March 2, 2017
      "I have special interest for learning to use photoshop and this website is the perfect place for me to start my photoshop learning. I really like the tutorials like creating a vintage photo filter with photoshop. I personally found the 10 tips to improve manipulation skills very effective and useful."
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      Robert Fernandez
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "Photoshop is hard to learn since there are a lot of button and menus to go through. With envatotuts+, it helps solve that problem by giving you tips and tutorials and teaches you everything you need to learn Photoshop."
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      Brian Carter
      Written on January 25, 2017
      "I have always wanted to learn how to edit photos and I was amazed at how easily I learned it through envatotuts+. The way that their tutorials are set up allowed me to easily follow along and learn so much from them."
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      Joe Kennedy
      Written on April 5, 2017
      "I like this product very much and it comes in handy on my job where I am using it in our newsletters to create catchy graphics. The product is easy to use and I feel very creative using it."
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      Kyle Shaw
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "This site was promising at first. I thought that i'd be able to just look up some specific tutorials but wasn't able to find what i was looking for through the mass of lessons that covered everything from right click specifics to "how to rotate an image." The search function was practically useless. The site is little more than a dressed up google search."
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      Kyle Shaw
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "This site was promising at first. I thought that i'd be able to just look up some specific tutorials but wasn't able to find what i was looking for through the mass of lessons that covered everything from right click specifics to "how to rotate an image." The search function was practically useless. The site is little more than a dressed up google search."
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      Nicholas Obrien
      Written on February 15, 2017
      "Are you new to Photoshop? If so, this is your one stop shop for learning essential parts of Photoshop. From being a novice to you in an expert you can learn or brush up your Photoshop skills. In addition to learning the basics help grow your potential! This is a tool ever user who edits photos must use."
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      Manuel Cortés
      Written on March 19, 2017
      "I found Photoshop Essentials to be a concise, easy to navigate repository of photoshop tutorials. I was able to quickly find a couple articles and brush up on techniques that I haven't quite mastered yet. There are articles for the novice and advanced user, I highly I recommend it."
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      Lawrence Fisher
      Written on March 3, 2017
      "A perfect website for learning photoshop. This is great for if you are just starting out or have a oddly specific problem. Best part is that it includes youtube video tutorials to actually show you what to do."
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      Gregory Boyd
      Written on March 18, 2017
      "This website is a necessary tool for beginning and intermediate Photoshop users. There are a vast number of tutorials that will guide you on your path towards Photoshop mastery."
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      Larry Bell
      Written on February 23, 2017
      "I couldn't believe this course was free! With over 2,000 students using it and a rating of 4 stars, I knew it had to be great. This is exactly what I needed to learn to use photoshop in order to make an appealing website for my small business."
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      Larry Bell
      Written on February 23, 2017
      "I couldn't believe this course was free! With over 2,000 students using it and a rating of 4 stars, I knew it had to be great. This is exactly what I needed to learn to use photoshop in order to make an appealing website for my small business."
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      Jing Song
      Written on January 18, 2017
      "Photoshop for Web Design Beginners links you to enroll in an online course that teaches you the basics of Photoshop."
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      Chirag Pawar
      Written on February 1, 2017
      "This is great for photoshop beginners. It has 2-hours video and it is totally free."
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      José Guadalupe Galván
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "Takes too long to learn. I don't have the time it takes to learn this."
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      Bobby Tucker
      Written on February 26, 2017
      "This link is great for finding more Adobe Photoshop You Tube channels than I could ever wish for. So many to choose from, I did not know where to start. I thought this resource was over the top with options."
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      Bobby Tucker
      Written on February 26, 2017
      "This link is great for finding more Adobe Photoshop You Tube channels than I could ever wish for. So many to choose from, I did not know where to start. I thought this resource was over the top with options."
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      Marie Guerrero
      Written on April 21, 2017
      "WOW!!! I got caught up in watching one of the video guides! This has it all, any answer you have a question for. Each thing is a video instruction as well so you can hear, and see how to use the product."
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      Samuel Collins
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "The official Adobe Photoshop Youtube channels aren't going to teach you much. It's just basic skills and nothing that any real people want to learn how to do, or wouldn't know how to do already."
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      Michael Morris
      Written on January 20, 2017
      "The videos were helpful to see what Adobe products are out there and some of the features. But I had trouble finding specific videos that actually taught me how to use Photoshop."
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      Phillip Miller
      Written on April 8, 2017
      "I wanted to learn how to take my photos to the next level and needed to learn how to use Photoshop. I found this course online and it helped me so much. I was able to make photos go from okay to WOW just by following the course and learning about how to use this amazing software."
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      Phillip Miller
      Written on April 8, 2017
      "I wanted to learn how to take my photos to the next level and needed to learn how to use Photoshop. I found this course online and it helped me so much. I was able to make photos go from okay to WOW just by following the course and learning about how to use this amazing software."
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      Eugene Rios
      Written on January 3, 2017
      "Photoshop CC 2017 One-on-One: Fundamentals is the quintessential guide for beginners to photoshop. Covering the most recent version, everything you need to know about using the program is in an easy to learn online course."
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      Eugene Ellis
      Written on February 23, 2017
      "I think this course would definitely fill the need here. After watching the preview, it seems to be in-depth enough, but easy enough to follow that anyone could jump right in."
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      Jose Mendez
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "I did not like this solution. It was not very easy to follow and provided no assistance should you need it."
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      Matthew Ortiz
      Written on January 27, 2017
      "The book itself is a great help in learning this. It has all the information you need . In every chapter is the tools you need to be better at Photoshopping with Adobe. It answers any questions you may have while teaching you at the same time. Great book to have and to learn."
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      Matthew Ortiz
      Written on January 27, 2017
      "The book itself is a great help in learning this. It has all the information you need . In every chapter is the tools you need to be better at Photoshopping with Adobe. It answers any questions you may have while teaching you at the same time. Great book to have and to learn."
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      Donald Chavez
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "This book is a very good source for basic knowledge on how to use photoshop. However, I feel you can learn faster and quite a bit more efficiently by simply watching tutorial videos on youtube. In my opinion, video learning is much better than book learning any day."
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      Louis Duncan
      Written on February 4, 2017
      "I've used a number of the Classroom in a Book series and decided to get one for Photoshop since I'm quite the novice. This book helped me by walking through some things that would have taken me forever to figure out on my own. It really is a classroom in a book."
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      Matthew Hayes
      Written on March 1, 2017
      "Adobe Photoshop Classroom in a Book has helped me learn how to use the software a great deal. It also saves me a lot of money if I compare it to what a college course would cost. Great value."
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      Daniel Banks
      Written on January 13, 2017
      "This was insanely helpful learning the ins and outs of a very complicated program."
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      Joan Martin
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "This is a very good video to help you learn the basics of using photoshop. It covers things like every beginner asks about when first learning to use photoshop and what they expect to be able to do with photoshop. It is a lengthy 46-minute video but it is well worth a watch if you are interested removing blemishes in pictures, changing the color, or editing things out of or into pictures."
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      Joan Martin
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "This is a very good video to help you learn the basics of using photoshop. It covers things like every beginner asks about when first learning to use photoshop and what they expect to be able to do with photoshop. It is a lengthy 46-minute video but it is well worth a watch if you are interested removing blemishes in pictures, changing the color, or editing things out of or into pictures."
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      Anthony Flores
      Written on April 13, 2017
      "This is a very good place to start learning Photoshop. It has a lot of things in here that everyone needs to know when using Photoshop. It's much better than a text guide because it's more hands on. You get to see them doing things and then you can easily replicate it without being lost."
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      Vivaan Dutta
      Written on February 25, 2017
      "This is a great video. Terry White is a great teacher, taking his time to teach you the basics. I got this video saved, so I can always go back and watch it whenever I need to."
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      Ishan Das
      Written on March 12, 2017
      "When I first clicked on this solution link, I expected an article or words. Instead, I was presented with a variety of Youtube videos teaching photoshop topics. There were many Youtube videos with clear indication what playlist of videos were in each, including "Photoshop Basics", "Coloring", "Compositing", "Advanced". Definitely a wide range of options to help any level of photoshop learner."
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      Ishan Das
      Written on March 12, 2017
      "When I first clicked on this solution link, I expected an article or words. Instead, I was presented with a variety of Youtube videos teaching photoshop topics. There were many Youtube videos with clear indication what playlist of videos were in each, including "Photoshop Basics", "Coloring", "Compositing", "Advanced". Definitely a wide range of options to help any level of photoshop learner."
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      Jose Howell
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "I've watched a few of theses videos and they're very random. You don't know exactly what they are going to be teaching so it makes it difficult to look for anything specific. I don't have the patience to sort through them and find what I'm looking for. Unless you have a lot of time to waste, don't bother with this."
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      Bryan Carpenter
      Written on March 5, 2017
      "I get so jealous when I see all of the beautiful, photo-shopped pictures on social media, so I decided to learn how to Photoshop too. I looked up Phlearn's videos on YouTube and was very impressed! They teach you how to do all kinds of cool effects. I'll be a Photoshop Pro soon!"
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      Donald Snyder
      Written on January 21, 2017
      "The YouTube channel PHlearn is a good resource for anyone wishing to learn more about how to use Photoshop. Having it on YouTube makes it convenient to just switch windows or tile them so you can see both your Photoshop screen and the YouTube video. Very good content."
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      Jennifer Cox
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "I really enjoy learning about Photoshop. I wanted to find a really good resource for learning to use it better, so I found Adobe Photoshop & Editing Mastery Bundle. It's 31 hours of training taught by professionals. I thought it was a rip-off. You can get much better instruction by just watching YouTube tutorials (which are free) or by taking a class. I just was not impressed and the material covered wasn't relevant to what most people would be using the program for. I do not recommend this at all."
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      Jennifer Cox
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "I really enjoy learning about Photoshop. I wanted to find a really good resource for learning to use it better, so I found Adobe Photoshop & Editing Mastery Bundle. It's 31 hours of training taught by professionals. I thought it was a rip-off. You can get much better instruction by just watching YouTube tutorials (which are free) or by taking a class. I just was not impressed and the material covered wasn't relevant to what most people would be using the program for. I do not recommend this at all."
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      Joe Jacobs
      Written on February 1, 2017
      "I first thought there'd be way too much focus on 'beginner' concepts and everything would be dumbed down with such a long lecture length but it was structured quite well. There was never any point where I thought I was wasting time."
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      Abhinav Chattopadhyay
      Written on January 19, 2017
      "If you attempting to learn photoshop this bundle will hopefully be able to help. It has lots of stuff to help you learn."
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      Jacob Long
      Written on March 13, 2017
      "Photoshop is the best tool for so many jobs. This will teach you how to get the most of it, it really helped."
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      Marcos Martínez
      Written on February 4, 2017
      "I received a copy of Photoshop for Christmas to use with my new camera. I thought it would be a small learning curve to use the software but I quickly learned I was wrong. I was lost with Photoshop and couldn't find any good resources to learn how to use it. Then I found the book "Photoshop CC: The Missing Manual: Covers 2014 release (Missing Manuals)" and it was like I stumbled on the golden key. After reading the book everything started to click and I was able to use Photoshop like a pro."
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      Marcos Martínez
      Written on February 4, 2017
      "I received a copy of Photoshop for Christmas to use with my new camera. I thought it would be a small learning curve to use the software but I quickly learned I was wrong. I was lost with Photoshop and couldn't find any good resources to learn how to use it. Then I found the book "Photoshop CC: The Missing Manual: Covers 2014 release (Missing Manuals)" and it was like I stumbled on the golden key. After reading the book everything started to click and I was able to use Photoshop like a pro."
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      Terry Oliver
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "Even though this can be a great resource, sometimes reading is not the best solution for interactive software because following along might turn to be somewhat harder. This is also from 2014 so it might turn to be somewhat outdated."
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      Patrick Stewart
      Written on February 25, 2017
      "I was hoping to find some free resources since I already paid for photoshop. But I was desperate so I bought it. I was pleasantly surprised how easy it was to read and teach myself photoshop using this book."
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      Jorge Luis Gálvez
      Written on March 16, 2017
      "This book has helped to fully appreciate all that I can do with photohop"
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      Juan Stone
      Written on April 6, 2017
      "I was really confused trying to figure out all the features and functions of photoshop. Thankfully I found Photoshop CAFE before I gave up. Right from the first chapter I was learning things that made everything click. Suddenly I was accomplishing exactly what I wanted to with my photos and digital images, thanks to the step-by-step guides on the site. If you follow the guide from beginning to end, you will no doubt come out of it a Photoshop expert."
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      Juan Stone
      Written on April 6, 2017
      "I was really confused trying to figure out all the features and functions of photoshop. Thankfully I found Photoshop CAFE before I gave up. Right from the first chapter I was learning things that made everything click. Suddenly I was accomplishing exactly what I wanted to with my photos and digital images, thanks to the step-by-step guides on the site. If you follow the guide from beginning to end, you will no doubt come out of it a Photoshop expert."
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      Zachary Snyder
      Written on January 30, 2017
      "I'm still new to the world of digital photography and using photoshop to edit my photos was confusing until I found Photoshop CAFE. This website has everything you need to know to get started with photoshop! The instructional DVDs they offer are a simple and awesome way to hone your editing skills."
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      Gary Harper
      Written on January 27, 2017
      "This was a great tutorial on the basics and intermediate tools in Photoshop. A learned a lot and there's plenty of examples and references throughout the materials."
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      Richard Sanchez
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "A lot of filler on the site, could be a little difficult to begin. Also have to pay a premium for use. May be better off using youtube."
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      Thomas Elliott
      Written on February 26, 2017
      "I like this site because I can get instant detailed instruction on how to use Photoshop. Instead of reading a Dummy book or a Photoshop manual, I can just go to this site and get what I need on-demand and continue on with my project."
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      Thomas Elliott
      Written on February 26, 2017
      "I like this site because I can get instant detailed instruction on how to use Photoshop. Instead of reading a Dummy book or a Photoshop manual, I can just go to this site and get what I need on-demand and continue on with my project."
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      Kenneth Armstrong
      Written on February 7, 2017
      "I had a hard time learning how to use photoshop. I still am learning to be honest, but adobe photoshop cc on demand definitely is helping me along. It answered some of my questions and showed me how to perform different tasks."
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      Keith James
      Written on April 2, 2017
      "I'm taking a class on Photoshop and I got this book to help me out. It explains a lot of the most complicated stuff and helps me keep up in class."
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      Sonia Solano
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "you would go broke trying to learn this. $285 for a book! They are insane!"
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      Andrew Delgado
      Written on March 14, 2017
      "Ok everyone knows by now that you can learn anything on youtube from how to DYI a summer dress to build a computer from scratch but what I'm learning at the moment is graphic design and youtube is the perfect place...I found this awesome graphic design tutorial playlist on youtube and I've learned so much already."
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      Andrew Delgado
      Written on March 14, 2017
      "Ok everyone knows by now that you can learn anything on youtube from how to DYI a summer dress to build a computer from scratch but what I'm learning at the moment is graphic design and youtube is the perfect place...I found this awesome graphic design tutorial playlist on youtube and I've learned so much already."
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      Carlos Díaz
      Written on January 28, 2017
      "Yesterday my mother came to me wanting me to crop some really old photos but I was only able to achieve so much with what I already knew. So I went to Photoshop Tutorials - Graphic Workers on YouTube, and this video was amazing. It showed me techniques that I never would have thought of. Now my mother is happy and so am I."
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      Wayne Hopkins
      Written on April 4, 2017
      "No amount of written guides can replicate what you get from watching these videos. There's really no better way to learn than from seeing the software in action. I couldn't believe how much I learned from these videos after after I spent a lot of time reading tutorials before watching these."
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      Anthony Allen
      Written on May 8, 2017
      "This is a great playlist to learn a lot about the Photoshop. I watched a few videos so far and really learned a lot. I especially liked the "All about Curves" video. It was to interesting. I have saved this playlist and intend to watch all the videos."
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      Phillip Foster
      Written on September 19, 2017
      "The link refers a visitor to a YouTube Playlist by user Graphic Worker with no other information presented. The playlist only has eight (8) tutorial videos and the videos do not really present much information to someone wanting to learn Photoshop techniques."
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      Phillip Martin
      Written on March 1, 2017
      "From their about page, "Creative Bloq delivers a daily mix of advice and inspiration for digital and traditional artists, web designers, graphic designers, 3D and VFX artists, illustrators, and more." If you're learning to use Photoshop, I don't think you should go here. This isn't a site for beginners, it's a site for people who already know how to use Photoshop."
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      Phillip Martin
      Written on March 1, 2017
      "From their about page, "Creative Bloq delivers a daily mix of advice and inspiration for digital and traditional artists, web designers, graphic designers, 3D and VFX artists, illustrators, and more." If you're learning to use Photoshop, I don't think you should go here. This isn't a site for beginners, it's a site for people who already know how to use Photoshop."
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      Bob Ma
      Written on May 2, 2017
      "Creative Bloq was very useful for finding specific tips and tricks for using Photoshop. They also provided a nice list of links for Photoshop tutorial resources."
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      Tian Ye
      Written on October 1, 2017
      "Excellent resource plump full of resources not only about photoshop but for graphic design in general. A lot of advertising though."
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      Tammy Vargas
      Written on December 31, 2017
      "I needed to learn photoshop so I checked out this resource. The navigation is terrible and you can't find anything unfortunately."
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      Shirley Douglas
      Written on January 8, 2018
      "I was looking at this blog to learn some photoshop. They have some articles but its all very advanced not super friendly."
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      Lee Sun
      Written on May 16, 2017
      "I was looking to take my photoshop skills to the next level. A friend of mine recommended a Facebook group called "Photoshop and Lightroom Group" that I should join to learn more. I joined the group and was immediately accepted into the community. I found tons of great tips and knowledge to help me out. Everyone was helpful and took time to help me with my questions. I was very satisfied."
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      Lee Sun
      Written on May 16, 2017
      "I was looking to take my photoshop skills to the next level. A friend of mine recommended a Facebook group called "Photoshop and Lightroom Group" that I should join to learn more. I joined the group and was immediately accepted into the community. I found tons of great tips and knowledge to help me out. Everyone was helpful and took time to help me with my questions. I was very satisfied."
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      Reyansh Verma
      Written on April 2, 2017
      "Looking for best resources for learning to use photoshop? Look no further as the Photoshop and Lightroom group will help you find what you need."
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      Elena Zárate
      Written on October 1, 2017
      "This groupè is lovely, i suggest it to everyone interested sharing photos and stuff like that"
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      Elizabeth Delgado
      Written on November 17, 2017
      "Want to learn Photoshop? This group lets you know all the necessary details."

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    Summary

    Best resources for learning to use photoshop
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 Learn Adobe Photoshop - envatotuts+ Websites 196 Free
    2 Photoshop Essentials Websites 155 Free
    3 Photoshop for Web Design Beginners Course 142 Free
    4 The official Adobe Photoshop YouTube channels Videos 138 Free
    5 Photoshop CC 2017 One-on-One: Fundamentals Course 133 Free
    6 Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book (2017 release) Books 131 Paid
    7 [TUTORIAL] How to Get Started With Adobe Photoshop CC - 10 Things Beginners Want To Know How To Do Videos 122 Free
    8 Phlearn Videos 90 Free
    9 Adobe Photoshop & Editing Mastery Bundle Course 78 Paid
    10 Photoshop CC: The Missing Manual: Covers 2014 release (Missing Manuals) Books 66 Paid
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