The Introduction to Forensic Photoshop course is designed for latent fingerprint analysts, law enforcement, and the forensic scientist and outlines the processes for using Photoshop in a forensic environment. Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop is preferred, but the class is accessible to those with limited experience with digital photography software.
Introduction to Forensic Photoshop is a two-day hands-on workshop where students will examine digital darkroom applications as well as image analysis and various image enhancement methods. Learn the basics of Photoshop enhancement techniques and learn how to take your digital image enhancement to the next level. Learn how to use Photoshop more efficiently enhance features and document your forensic comparisons.
Students are required to bring a laptop computer with a working copy of Adobe Photoshop CC or Adobe Photoshop CS6 and Adobe Bridge. The trial version is acceptable. Please do not download and install the trial version more than two weeks before the course to ensure that the software functions properly throughout the class.
Admissibility in Court
Basic set up of Adobe Photoshop to improve productivity
Digital darkroom techniques
Image analysis and enhancement
Scanning and Camera capturing techniques
Enhancing latent prints
Sizing one to one
Courtroom charts and displays
Hyatt Place Fredericksburg – Mary Washington 1241 Jefferson Davis Highway Fredericksburg, VA 22401 (540) 654-3333
Room Rate: $91 plus tax
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