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a "Retouch Pro" glossary?

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Old 07-27-2014, 11:26 AM
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a "Retouch Pro" glossary?

I'm trying bring myself up to speed, and reading as much as I can. There is a lot of "terminology", (actually more abbriviations) that do not come to one immediately.

Terms like "D&B" or "DNB" are used for "Dodge and Burn". (the "DNB" didn't make sense to me right off, but I get it)

Is there a "RP Glossary"... yes, I did look but found no reference.
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Old 07-27-2014, 11:55 AM
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Re: a "Retouch Pro" glossary?

No, but perhaps not a bad idea. Perhaps an enterprising user will start one over in the blogs section.
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Old 07-27-2014, 12:49 PM
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Re: a "Retouch Pro" glossary?

abbrev. thesrs... or What are you talking about?
this is the consolidated list, as suggested in the above thread:
"Retouch Pro Thesaurus"
abr = brush
acv = curve
AF = auto focus
AHB = Art History Brush
AL = Adjustment Layer
Aniso = Anisotropic ( in ps stylize > diffuse > check anisotropic )
appx. = approximately/approximated
atn = action
BTS = behind the scenes
CGI = Computer generated imagery
CMYK = cyan, magenta, yellow, and key (black), scale used by most Printing companies and
D&B = Dodge and Burn
DNB = Dodge and Burn
DOF = Depth of Field
DPI = Dots per Inch
DUPE = Duplicate layer
Keyboard shortcuts... Hold (ATL+Shift+Ctrl+K)
FFT = Fast Fourier Transform
HDR - High Dynamic Range
WIP (Work In Progress)
HP - Hi-Pass
HSB = Hue/Saturation/Brightness adjustment
IS - Image Size
LPI = Lines per Inch
PS= Photoshop
PST = Pattern Stamp Tool
RGB = Red Green Blue
RTP= Retouch Pro
S/H - Shadow/Highlight
SAA - Stand Alone Application
SAP - Stand Alone Program
SP = Soft proofing
USM = Un-sharp mask
WF = Work Flow
WIP = Work In Progress


Please add any that are missing....
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