Colin Smith, one of Adobe’s top trainers, will be holding free workshops in CS6 editing software at the LA/OC chapter’s MCAI MediaProCamp on Saturday, June 9th. Colin has kept professionals in thrall with useful tips, trick and techniques at past MCAI events. Don’t miss him at MediaProCamp To Attend, Register HERE
Besides a Master Editor, Colin is a best-selling author, trainer, and award-winning new-media designer who has caused a stir in the design community with his stunning photorealistic illustrations composed entirely in Photoshop. He is founder of the world’s most popular Photoshop resource site, www.PhotoshopCAFE.com , which boasts over four million visitors.
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With over 12 years of experience in the design industry, Colin was formerly Senior Editor and Art Director for VOICE magazine. He is a regular columnist for Photoshop User magazine, PlanetPhotoshop.com, and the official site of the National Association for Photoshop Professionals. He also contributes to a number of other graphic art publications and Web sites, such as Mac Design magazine, Web Designer magazine and Computer Arts Magazine.
Colin’s graphic design work has been recognized with numerous awards, including, MacWorld Digital Design and 3 Guru awards at Photoshop World 2001 and 2002, for his work in both Illustration and Web Design. He’s authored or co-authored more than fifteen books on Photoshop, including the best-selling How to Do Everything with Photoshop CS and CS2 (McGraw-Hill/Osborne, 2005) and award-winning Photoshop Most Wanted: Effects and Design Tips (APress/Friends Of Ed, 2002).
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Colin is also creator of the Photoshop Secrets Video training series (PhotoshopCD.com). He is in high demand across the United States as a lecturer, presenting his Photoshop techniques to Photographers and graphics professionals across the nation. He is a speaker at Flash Forward, Creative Suite Conference, Pixel Conference, DL Expo, PIDE and others. He had his own (Flash Summercamp) Tour sponsored by Adobe and Lynda.com. Colin has consulted such companies as Adobe Systems, NVIDIA, Edison International, Apple and ABC Disney Studios. Colin was formally the Senior Editor and Art Director for VOICE magazine. Voice is a full color magazine that is published monthly in 27 languages and 150 countries.See more of Colin’s portfolio at pixeloverload.com
• Nominated for Photoshop Hall Of Fame 2X
• 1st Place – Illustration: Guru Award- Photoshop World Convention 2002 in San Diego
• Finalist – Web Design: Guru Award – Photoshop World Convention 2002 in San Diego
• 1st Place – Illustration: Guru Award – Photoshop World Convention 2001 in LA
• Finalist: Macworld Design contest 2002 NY
• 1st Place Adobe Design Contest
• Winner: Dynamic Graphics, Bright Ideas design challenge.
• Citation: Graphex 33 Tulsa OK
MAGAZINES featured in
• Computer Arts Magazine
• Photoshop User
• MacWorld Magazine
• After Capture
• Digital Photographer
• Computer Arts Projects
• Focus Guides
• Advanced Photoshop
• Photoshop Creative
• MacDesign Magazine
• Layers Magazin
• Practical Web Projects
• Web Designer Magazine
• Digital Imagin
• SBS Digital
• Internet Life
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