Leveraging image variables in Photoshop CS3


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Leveraging image variables in Photoshop CS3

We have been talking about the integration between Dreamweaver, Photoshop and Bridge and how that can speed up your workflow. Well, when you have images like the one we are using where you have got multiple options that change, this name changes, that background changes, having to go back into Photoshop and change those manually can be pretty time- consuming. So I want to explore something briefly in Photoshop that allows us to automate that process, and to do that I am going to use the same technique we used earlier which is to select the ad and click Edit in Photoshop on our Properties inspector and that will launch our ad back up. And what I want to talk about now is the use of variables inside of Photoshop and Photoshop allows you to automate your image generating process by tying different states of layers to variables and the easiest way to describe this is just to show it to you. So if I go up to the menu and I go to Image and I go to Variables, notice that I have an area right...

Leveraging image variables in Photoshop CS3
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Leveraging image variables in Photoshop CS3 provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Beyond the Basics

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