Often, creative professionals find themselves in their current roles due to a combination of aptitude for a particular craftâ€”photography, for exampleâ€”and an insatiable curiosity that drives them to cultivate a diverse skill set. In today's market, where photographers often need to know design and designers often need to know how to take great pictures, these varied skill sets are crucial. Essentially, the more you know, the greater your professional value. In this course, get a high-level overview of some of the most popular creative fieldsâ€”including graphic design, photography, video, and UX designâ€”and learn which techniques you need to know to stay competitive. Join instructor Jim Heid as he shows the tools needed for various kinds of work, the skills that you'll need to get the most out of those tools, and the LinkedIn Learning courses that allow you to explore these tools and skills at your own pace.
Identifying essential creative professional skills
Reviewing different creative tools
Learning about the field of graphic design
Working in the photography and video fields
Working with audio and music
Reviewing motion graphics and 3D animation
Working in UX and web design