Join Scott Simpson for an in-depth discussion in this video Challenge: Add Photoshop interaction, part of Learning AppleScript.
…So, now we have a program that opens up…all my photos and adds a text layer to them.…Your next challenge is to change the font, the font size,…and maybe move the text around a little bit and style it.…Then save the file and close it.…Check out the documentation for the text object, and add a…couple properties to make the text a little bit more attractive.…Then, take a look at the layer class to find some…ways you might make the text a little bit more subtle.…Then, take a look at the documentation for the document…class and find commands to save and close the current document.…
This should probably take you about 15 minutes.…See you in a little bit.…
- What is AppleScript?
- Using comments, variables, text, and numbers
- Working with files and folders
- Using conditionals and creating loops
- Building functions
- Controlling other programs with AppleScript
- Preventing and catching errors
- Distributing your AppleScript application
Skill Level Beginner
1. Exploring AppleScript
2. Using AppleScript with Applications
3. Your App in the Real World
4. Further Exploration
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