"Director of Marketing and Photography... AaronB"
I have been teaching Photoshop for years and do have some specific ways of thinking inside it's framework. I come from the old school where channels and paths were king, so I teach those fundamentals as a base. I think understanding the difference between raster layer masks and vector paths is the start of mastering design layout within Photoshop. I have examples I use of local magazine covers that have over 50 active layers and paths so we learn quick.
I specialize in photo retouching, ad layout and large panoramic HDR photos, most averaging over a gig. (final sizes from 48" - 60" wide) I l ... More