In this video tutorial we create an attractive advertisement banner in photoshop. Photoshop is one of the most powerful image editors, and it can be daunting to try to use skillfully. Our essential video tutorial series on Photoshop is a popular and comprehensive series. It follows our photoshop guru, Albert Chen, as he explores different aspects of of Photoshop. He explores most of Photoshops important and daunting features, such as the Levels and Curves commands, edge-detection filters, advanced compositing techniques, vector-based graphics, the Liquify filter, and many more. Albert also teaches tried-and-true methods for sharpening details, touching up photos, removing acne and other imperfections and creating wonderful textures and photorealistic pictures from scratch. The principles shown in this series apply to most of the popular versions in the photoshop range, including Photoshop cs2, cs3 and cs4.