Adding text to images


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Adding text to images

You can add editable text on top of a photo in the Full Photo Edit workspace using the Type tools, and in Photoshop Elements 10, there are some exciting new Type tools that let you add text around a selection, around a shape, or on a custom path. In this movie, I'll introduce some of the basic Type features, and I'll show you one of the new Type tools: the Text on Selection tool. I am going to start with the Horizontal Type tool to add some type to this photo. I'll move into the image, and I'll click, and I'll type something. When I'm done adding text, I have to go up to the options bar for the Type tool and click the green check mark to commit that change, or if I don't want that change, I'd click the red cancel symbol. I'll click the green check mark.

Notice over in the Layers panel that there's now a new layer that was made automatically. This is a special type layer identified by the T on the thumbnail. In some ways a type layer is like other ...

Adding text to images
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Adding text to images provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Up and Running with Photoshop Elements 10

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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