11 Free Photoshop E-Books

Trying to find quality Photoshop ebooks is hard enough for anyone, trying to find FREE ebooks is evener harder. Once I found some I was surprised at the caliber of the content, and bemused that they were given away for free.
All of the below ebooks below are choc full of tutorials, tips, help and inspiration. Enjoy.

25 ESSENTIAL Photoshop Moves

Free Photoshop EbookURL : 25 ESSENTIAL Photoshop Moves Ebook.
Description : This is a collection of tools, tips and tutorials for the novice to the mid leveled Photoshopper.
In the book, the author has picked out 25 key tasks or tools that he would expect an experienced Photoshop user to know. These Photoshop lessons include selection techniques, shortcuts, time-saving tools, montage skills and practical applications of Photoshop. Large illustrations, step-by-step explanations and simple instructions will have you creating Photoshop art like a professional in no time.
Note : Beware you do need to sign up for a newsletter to get this book (use a disposable email address).

The Photoshop Anthology: 101 Web Design Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Free Photoshop EbookURL : The Photoshop Anthology free PDF Ebook.
Description : Every web designer who uses Photoshop to produce web graphics needs a copy of this book. Whether you’re relatively inexperienced, or you already have a host of sites in your portfolio, you’ll find countless useful examples, techniques, tips, and tricks that you can apply immediately to your own designs in this book.
Note : You also need to signup for a newsletter to download the book (I wish they wouldn’t do that, to be honest I would rather donate a couple of dollars instead).

Worth 1000 Photoshop Tricks

Free Photoshop EbookURL : Worth 1000 Photoshop Tricks (remember and wait 30secs).
Description : This is an amazing collection of 1000 Photoshop tutorials and techniques, honestly 1000! Everyone should have this, from the pro to the novice. Be warned, it will take you a few days to browse the book. Essential.
Note : Here is another link to view the ebook on iPaper: Worth 1000 Photoshop Tricks (iPaper).

Photoshop Made Easy Free E-Book

Free Photoshop EbookURL : Photoshop Made Easy Free E-Book.
Description : Photoshop Made Easy covers your basic Photoshop needs and mainly specialises in photo editing rather than creation. A handy book for reference all the same.
Note : You do need to sign up for a newsletter to get this book as well (sorry).

Photoshop Lightroom E-Book

Free Photoshop EbookURL : Photoshop Lightroom E-Book.
Description : Just in case you did not know, Lightroom is an image management application that helps you view, edit, and manage digital photos. This free ebook is an essential read for photographers, it offers great tips and techniques.
Note : Visit Lightrooms Homepage: Adobe Lightroom Homepage.

Official Photoshop CS4 Free Help Ebook

Free Photoshop EbookURL : Official Photoshop CS4 Free Help Ebook.
Description : This 704 page ebook covers absoulty everything about, as you would expect, Photoshop CS4. As far as help files go it is an easy read.
Note : Here is the help file ebook for Photoshop Elements 7: Photoshop Elements 7 Help Ebook.

Adobe Photoshop CS4 Keyboard Short Cuts PDF

Free Photoshop EbookURL : Adobe Photoshop CS4 Keyboard Short Cuts PDF.
Description : All shortcuts are organized into 4 pages, by menu and alphabetically. A must have download.
Note : Visit here for previous versions of Photoshop: Short Cuts for previous versions of Photoshop.

PhotographyBB Free PDF Magazine

Free Photoshop EbookURL : PhotographyBB Free PDF Magazine.
Description : An excellent free Photography Magazine, that not only has a great inspirational photography library and a good read, it also offers great Photoshop Tips for all levels of photographers and designers. Well worth downloading.
Note : It is currently at Issue 10, so make sure you go back and download the rest.

..and some more Photoshop ebook you might like…

- The Art of Photoshop for Digital Photographers.
- Commercial Photoshop Retouching.
- Photoshop CS2 Killer Tips.

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