Getting more efficient with brushes


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Getting more efficient with brushes

Because brushes have been improved significantly in Photoshop CS5, I thought it would be fun just to share with you a few brush tips which will help you to get to begin to use these even more effectively. For starters, we know that the B key is a shortcut key to select our Brush tool. Now once we have this Brush tool, we can go ahead and make a brushstroke. Now if we determine that this brushstroke is too small, all that we need to do to change this is to Ctrl+Click or right- click, and that will open up the Brush dialog. Here I can go ahead and increase the overall brush Size and for certain brushes, I can also affect the overall Hardness as well.

Now once I've entered this dialog, I simply need to click off of this in another area other than the document. So, now in this case, I can go ahead and do a new brushstroke. Well let's say that what we want to do is open up that whole Brush panel where we have so many different controls. The only thing that we need to do to open that up ...

Getting more efficient with brushes
Video duration: 1m 54s 2h 45m Intermediate

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Getting more efficient with brushes provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop and Bridge CS5 for Photographers New Features

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Photography
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Bridge Photoshop
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