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Get unlimited access to all courses and tutorials as well as all future videos, with new videos coming out weekly --- for one single monthly price. Each month I will add short, focused tutorials, mini-courses of 3 - 5 lessons and multi-lesson, in-depth courses. I encourage you to send in questions that I will attempt to answer in weekly tutorials.

Paid subscribers will also receive bonus materials such as course files, textures, and brushes, and exclusive access to weekly live "Office Hours" where Dave will answer questions live.


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Dave Cross
Dave Cross

For 25 years, Dave Cross has been helping photographers and creative professionals get the most out of their software. Starting with Adobe Illustrator classes in 1987, Dave has taught Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign to thousands of users around the world. He has a Bachelor of Education, is an Adobe Certified Instructor in Photoshop CC and is a Certified Technical Trainer. Dave has taught at Photoshop World (25 times), spoken at many photography events, written numerous articles and several books, co-hosted Photoshop User TV and has appeared in many DVDs and online courses for Kelby Training. Dave is a regular instructor for creativeLIVE, and runs his own studio/workshop space in Tampa, FL.

Over the last 12 years, Dave has taught Photoshop in every state in the United States, throughout Canada and in Europe, consistently earning rave reviews. Dave is well-known for his engaging style, his humor and his ability to make complex topics easy to understand. In 2009 Dave was inducted into the Photoshop Hall of Fame.


Courses Included with Purchase



Edge Effect with the Displace Filter
How to Create an Unusual Edge Effect with the Displace Filter
Dave Cross
$9
How to use the Fade Command
This little-known option is very powerful
Dave Cross
$9
The Content-Aware Move Tool
This powerful tool has 2 functions
Dave Cross
$9
Smart Objects A-Z
Everything you need to know about Smart Objects
Dave Cross
$49
A Better Dodge and Burn
A more flexible way to Dodge and Burn
Dave Cross
$9
Fixing Common Issues with Lightroom and Photoshop
Use Lightroom and Photoshop to Fix common Problems
Dave Cross
$39
Perspective Warp
How to use Perspective Warp
Dave Cross
$9
Dehaze in Photoshop
How to use Dehaze in Photoshop
Dave Cross
Create a Logo in Photoshop ?
Can you create a logo in Photoshop?
Dave Cross
$9
Using Layer Comps
How to use Layer Comps with blend modes, opacity and more
Dave Cross
$9
Animated Falling Snow
How to add (moving) falling snow
Dave Cross
FREE
Watercolor Edge Effect
Adding a unique Watercolor Edge Effect​
Dave Cross
$9
Colorize a Black & White photo
An exercise to help learn how to Colorize effectively
Dave Cross
$9
Load Multiple Files
How to Load Multiple Files from Bridge
Dave Cross
$5
Fixing Harsh Shadows
How to Deal with Harsh Shadows from a Flash
Dave Cross
$9
Matching Colors
Several ways to attempt to match color between photos
Dave Cross
$9
Photoshop CC 2017 - The New Document Dialog
Photoshop CC 2017 - The New Document Dialog
Dave Cross
FREE
Photoshop CC 2017 - In App Search
Photoshop CC 2017 - In App Search
Dave Cross
FREE
CC 2017 - Other Changes
Some Important Changes to Photoshop CC 2017
Dave Cross
FREE
Lighting Effects Filter
The Lighting Effects Filter
Dave Cross
$9
Type Along a Path
How to add and edit Type on a Path
Dave Cross
$9
Quick Export
Save time with the Quick Export command
Dave Cross
$9
OTS - Football composite
Watch "Over The Shoulder"
Dave Cross
$12
Zooming (And Scrolling) Faster
Using Spring Loaded Keys (and more) to zoom and scroll more quickly
Dave Cross
$9
October Update
October update
Dave Cross
FREE
Layers A - Z
Everything you need to know about Layers
Dave Cross
$59
Step and Repeat
The "hidden" step and repeat function in Photoshop
Dave Cross
$9
Color Lookup Tables
How to create your own Color Lookup Tables
Dave Cross
$9
Colorizing White
How to colorize something that's white
Dave Cross
$9
Scripted Patterns
Interesting ways to apply a pattern
Dave Cross
$9
Replace a Sky
How to replace a sky
Dave Cross
$9
A Full Color Logo Brush?
Is it possible to create a Full Color Logo Brush?
Dave Cross
$9
Using a Scanned Image as a Mask
Using a Scanned Image as a Mask
Dave Cross
$9
August Update
August Update
Dave Cross
FREE
Clipping Warnings in Camera Raw
How to Work with Clipping Warnings in Camera Raw
Dave Cross
$9
Using Adobe Stock
The advantages of using Adobe Stock
Dave Cross
$9
Wrap Type around Something
How to wrap text around an object
Dave Cross
$9
Get the Red Out (of eyes)
How to get the red out of eyes
Dave Cross
$9
Dealing with Color Fringes
How to "remove" color fringes from extracted hair, fur, etc.
Dave Cross
$9
Match Font in Photoshop CC 2015.5
The new Match Font feature in Photoshop CC 2015.5
Dave Cross
$1
July update
July Update
Dave Cross
FREE
Photoshop CC 2015.5: Face-Aware Liquify
The new Face-Aware Liquify feature in Photoshop CC 2015.5
Dave Cross
$1
Adding Layer Styles to Flat Images
Adding Layer Styles to Flat Images
Dave Cross
$9
Retouching Basics
The Basics of Retouching Photographs
Dave Cross
$29
June Update
Dave Cross
FREE
Using the Adobe Capture CC app
How to use the Adobe Capture CC app
Dave Cross
$9
2D/3D Interaction - with Corey Barker
Special Guest Tutorial from Corey Barker
Dave Cross
FREE
Photoshop for Beginners
Learn just the Essential tools and techniques to get you started.
Dave Cross
$79
FREE Photoshop Tip of the Week Emails
FREE Photoshop Tip of the Week Emails
Dave Cross
FREE
Edit Illustrator Art in Photoshop
How to Edit Illustrator Art in Photoshop
Dave Cross
$5
The Picture Frame Filter
Tips on using the Picture Frame Filter
Dave Cross
$9
Colorize a Logo
How to Colorize a Logo without a selection
Dave Cross
$9
Different Strokes
Different ways to add a stroke to an image
Dave Cross
$9
Storage Options
Storage options for Photoshop, Bridge & Lightroom
Dave Cross
$9
PDF: Layers and Masks
A 12 page handout on Layers Masks and more
Dave Cross
$5
Combining Shapes
How to Combine Custom Shapes
Dave Cross
$9
April 2016 Update
A quick update
Dave Cross
FREE
Experimenting with Filters
You never know what you'll end up with when you experiment
Dave Cross
$9
Free Video - Avoid Photoshop Frustration
How to Avoid Photoshop Frustration
Dave Cross
FREE
Simple Painting Effect
Just two filters - and an extra bonus
Dave Cross
$9
From Lightroom to Photoshop and Back
Using Lightroom and Photoshop Together
Dave Cross
FREE
Creating Patterns
How to create repeating patterns
Dave Cross
$9
Borders & Edge Effects
Creating interesting edges in Photoshop
Dave Cross
$9
The Big 3 - Using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator & inDesign
Extended Video: Using Photoshop, Illustrator & inDesign together
Dave Cross
$15
CC 2015: Layer Styles
New features in Photoshop CC 2015
Dave Cross
FREE
CC 2015: Other Changes
New features in Photoshop CC 2015
Dave Cross
FREE
Camera RAW Smart Objects in InDesign
How to use "live" Camera Raw photos in InDesign
Dave Cross
$9
Make a Cool Background in Photoshop with Quick Mask
Use Quick Mask to make an interesting background
Dave Cross
$9
Snow!
Adding falling snow to a photo
Dave Cross
FREE
Using Adobe Illustrator in Tandem with Photoshop
Using Illustrator shapes in Photoshop
Dave Cross
$9
The Pen Tool
Do you really need to learn the Pen tool?
Dave Cross
$9
An Alternate Way to Crop
A different - and easy way - to crop an image
Dave Cross
$9
Customizing Menus with Photoshop
Save time by eliminating clutter from your menus
Dave Cross
$9
Adding Clouds
Adding Realistic Clouds (Hint: It's more than just the Render Clouds Filter)
Dave Cross
$9
Content Aware Fill & Patch Tool
Tips for better results from Content Aware Fill and the Patch Tool
Dave Cross
$9
Smart Shadows with Smart Objects
Use Smart Objects to make an easily editable design
Dave Cross
$9
Layer Comps in Photoshop CC 2014
See the important update to Layer Comps in Photoshop CC 2014
Dave Cross
$9
Saving Scalable Vector Graphics in Photoshop
Dave Cross
$9
Save a Selection in a jpeg
How to save a jpeg including a saved selection
Dave Cross
$9
Project Photoshop: Customizing Photoshop
FULL COURSE: Learn how to Customize Photoshop to Make it Look and Operate the way You Want
Dave Cross
$39
CC 2015: Device Preview
New features in Photoshop CC 2015
Dave Cross
FREE
Dispersion/Explosion Effect
Creating the Dispersion Effect
Dave Cross
$9
Blend Mode Behavior
Using Layer Groups to change how blend modes operate
Dave Cross
$9
Make a Signature Brush
How to make your own Signature or Copyright brush
Dave Cross
$9
Unique Portrait Effect
Use Color Range to help create an interesting effect
Dave Cross
FREE
Photoshop Borders & Overlays in Lightroom
Using Photoshop Borders and Overlays in Lightroom
Dave Cross
$12
Creating Scalable Graphics
Using the Vector tools and functions in Photoshop
Dave Cross
$9
Conditional Actions in Photoshop
See the power of Conditional Actions
Dave Cross
$9
Type Tips
Make your type look better with these tips
Dave Cross
Selections, Channels & Masks [Preview]
Preview this course and purchase at a large discount
Dave Cross
Removing White from Logos
Use Blend If sliders to quickly remove white from a logo
Dave Cross
$9
Luminosity Masks
Create Luminosity Channels & Masks for ultimate editing control
Dave Cross
$9
Print Templates with Smart Objects
Speed up your work with "templates" for printing
Dave Cross
$9
Fundamentals: Adjustment Layers
Why use Adjustment Layers versus regular adjustments
Dave Cross
$9
Metadata Templates
Update your copyright info (and more) very easily [1-5]
Dave Cross
$9
Three Dimensional Type without 3D
Make Editable "3D" Type without using 3D tools
Dave Cross
$9
Coloring without lines
How to add color to line art with open lines
Dave Cross
$9
Adding Missing Elements
Retouching using Stock Photography
Dave Cross
$9
4 Keys to Save Time
Learn the importance of these 4 keys
Dave Cross
$9
Photoshop 101: Getting Started
Introduction to Photoshop, Part One: Getting Started
Dave Cross
$19
Extend a Background in Photoshop
Use the Content-Aware Move tool to extend a background
Dave Cross
$9
Combining Images
An interesting and easy way to combine images
Dave Cross
$9
Creating & Editing Video in Photoshop
Use Photoshop techniques to work with video
Dave Cross
$39
Combining Camera RAW Exposures
Combine two exposures from one Camera Raw image
Dave Cross
$9
Repeat Transform to a Path
Create interesting shapes with Repeat Transform [1-5]
Dave Cross
$9
Changing a Black & White Logo to color
Two methods to change a black and white logo into color
Dave Cross
$9
Intro to Actions
Actions 101
Dave Cross
$9
Opacity vs Fill Opacity
Learn the important difference between Opacity and Fill Opacity
Dave Cross
$5
Exporting Presets
How to Export (and Import) Presets
Dave Cross
$9
Using Guides
Tips and Tricks for working with Guides
Dave Cross
$9
File Formats
Choose the right File Format for the job
Dave Cross
$11
Photo Restoration with Camera RAW
Use the Camera Raw Filter as a Restoration tool
Dave Cross
$9
Using Clipping Masks
What are Clipping Masks and How to use them
Dave Cross
$9
Habits of Successful Photoshop Users
Mini Course: Take your skills to the next level
Dave Cross
$19
Using Lab Mode in an RGB Document
How to leverage Smart Objects to access Lab Mode in an RGB document
Dave Cross
$9
Photoshop: Non-Destructive Creativity
Techniques that promote flexibility and experimentation
Dave Cross
$59
Change Color without Selecting in Photoshop
Use Hue/Saturation to change color without making a selection
Dave Cross
$9
Vanishing Point
Use the Vanishing Point filter to create perspective
Dave Cross
$9
The Lens Flare Filter
Create a moveable, re-useable Lens Flare
Dave Cross
$9
Green Screen Extractions in Photoshop
Quick and easy extractions with green screen images
Dave Cross
$9
Rotate letters with Puppet Warp
Use Puppet Warp as a Smart Filter
Dave Cross
$9
Think Backwards: An Alternate Approach to Working
Think of the end result to make life easier
Dave Cross
$9
The Problem with History
Better methods than using the History Panel and Brush
Dave Cross
$9
Photoshop Compositing
FULL COURSE: Learn how to photograph, extract subjects and create believable composite images
Dave Cross
$49
Layer Locking Controls
How to use the Locking Controls in the Layers Panel
Dave Cross
$9
Using the Liquify Filter
Some tips for getting good results from Liquify
Dave Cross
$9
Displacement Maps to Add Detail
Using the Displace Filter to add waves to a flag
Dave Cross
$9
Dramatic Portraits with Camera Raw
Dramatic Portraits with Camera Raw Smart Objects
Dave Cross
$9
Working with Textures
Mini Course: Adding & working with Textures
Dave Cross
$11
CC 2015 Updates to Libraries
Major enhancements to the Libraries panel
Dave Cross
$9
Sharing Colors
How to use Creative Cloud & Libraries to share colors
Dave Cross
$9
Visualize Spots in Camera RAW
This Camera Raw feature makes it easy to deal with spots
Dave Cross
$9
Project Photoshop: Automation
FULL COURSE: Learn how to speed up your work & enhance creativity by taking advantage of built-in automations, actions & much more
Dave Cross
$39
Shake Reduction
Dave Cross
$9
Using a Hair Brush
Make your composites look more believable with a hair brush
Dave Cross
$9
Merge to Panorama
Merge to Panorama - in Camera Raw
Dave Cross
$9
Saving a LUT
Create Adjustment Layer "presets" using Color Lookup Tables
Dave Cross
$9
Creating a B&W Preview document
Easily preview different Black & White Effects
Dave Cross
$9
Retouching Smart Objects
How to use Retouching tools on Smart Objects
Dave Cross
$9
Make Christmas Lights from a Photo
Use Field Blur to turn a random photo into Christmas lights
Dave Cross
$9
Neon Type
Make Type look like Neon
Dave Cross
$9
Selections, Channels & Masks
An in-depth look at Selections, Channels & Masks
Dave Cross
$49
Adding a Rainbow
How to make an editable, reusable rainbow effect.
Dave Cross
$9
Edge Effects Using Refine Mask
Refine Mask is for more than making accurate masks
Dave Cross
$9
What is Quick Mask
What is Quick Mask and How do I Use It
Dave Cross
$9
Free Actions and Templates
Free Goodies from Photobacks - download from each lecture
Dave Cross
$19
Add a Glow
Add an Outer Glow to a "Flat" document
Dave Cross
$9
Stop Motion Video with Photoshop
Create a stop motion video from multiple still images
Dave Cross
$9
The Patch Tool vs Content-Aware Fill
Why the Patch tool is often better than Content-Aware Fill
Dave Cross
$1
Editing Your Actions
Editing and Creating Interactive Actions
Dave Cross
$9
A Better Way to Feather
Using Properties for a better way to feather edges
Dave Cross
$9
CC 2015: Artboards
New features in Photoshop CC 2015
Dave Cross
FREE
Creating a Series of Stylized Numbers
Using Smart Objects to save time to create a series of graphics
Dave Cross
$9
The Displace Filter
How to use the Displace Filter (and Displacement Maps)
Dave Cross
$9
Using Refine Edge
Strategies for using Refine Edge to make Masks
Dave Cross
$12
Double Stroke
Add a Stroke to a Stroke
Dave Cross
$7
Vectorize a Photograph
Make a photo look a vector image
Dave Cross
$9
Using Trim (and More)
Trim, Reveal All and a bonus tip
Dave Cross
$9
FREE PDF: Take Better Photos
Dave Cross
FREE
Experimenting with Layer Styles
Create neon - and much more - when you experiment with Layer Styles
Dave Cross
$9
Lightroom to Photoshop - Smart Objects
See how to make Lightroom Smart Objects
Dave Cross
$9
Green Screen Photography [FREE]
FULL COURSE: A guide to green screen photography, from setup to editing in PhotoKey
Dave Cross
FREE
Creating Mist From Flames in Adobe Photoshop CC 2014
Use the new Photoshop CC 2014 Filter to make mist from flames
Dave Cross
$9
Using Layer Styles
Use a Layer Style in an interesting way (to fix a sky)
Dave Cross
FREE
Painting Along A Path
Make a curved path quickly and easily, and paint along the path
Dave Cross
$9
Faking a Square Outside Stroke
Making a Square Outside Stroke
Dave Cross
$9
Breaking Bad Photoshop Habits
A 3-part mini course on breaking bad habits
Dave Cross
$11
Photoshop 101: Layers
Part One of an introductory mini-course on Layers
Dave Cross
$19
Paste Into
Paste a photo into a selected area to make a mask
Dave Cross
$9
Fill vs Solid Color Fill Layer
The Difference between using Fill vs a Solid Color Fill Layer
Dave Cross
$5
Using Your Wacom Tablet (For New Users)
FULL COURSE: How to get started and start taking full advantage of a Wacom Tablet.
Dave Cross
$39
Healing Tips
Tips for using the Healing Tools
Dave Cross
$9
Linked Smart Objects from Lightroom
A "new" method to work with Lightroom and Photoshop
Dave Cross
$9
Free Textures
16 Free Textures for Subscribers
Dave Cross
$9
Data-Driven Graphics
Using Variables to Automate Multiple Layouts
Dave Cross
$9
Group Blend Modes
Change the Behavior of Blend Modes with a Group
Dave Cross
$6
Share Layered Files with Creative Cloud
Use Creative Cloud to share layered documents
Dave Cross
$9
Office Hours
The info you need to take part in Live Office Hours
Dave Cross
$999

Original Price: $2,839


Frequently Asked Questions


How does the All Access Subscription work?
The All Access subscription gives you instant access to courses and tutorials as soon as new content is added. The monthly fee is an automatically recurring payment until you cancel. If you choose to purchase the Annual payment, it will automatically recur on the anniversary of your sign up date.
When does the do the courses start and finish?
Your access starts now and never ends! These are completely self-paced online tutorials and courses - you decide when you start and when you finish. And you can rewatch the videos as often as you want.
How long do I have access to the tutorials and courses?
As long as you are a subscriber, you have unlimited access to every tutorial and course - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
Will I get immediate access to all new courses and tutorials with my subscription ?
Yes!! As soon as new content is added you'll be able to watch it as part of your subscription.
What does the exclusive banner indicate?
This indicates that the course or tutorial is not available on any web site other than this one. (Some of the older content is also available on other sites)
How do the Office Hours work?
Subscribers will receive an invitation to a private Facebook Group where once a week Dave will host a live Q&A session. You will be notified in advance of when these sessions will occur.

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