Creating text


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Creating text

Here in the Full Edit workspace you can add Type to an image. The Type will come in on its own layer and you'll be able to come back and edit that layer at any time as long as you save the image in a format that retains layers like the .psd format. I'm going to click on this T icon in the toolbar and from the flyout menu, I'll select either the Horizontal Type tool to make horizontal type or the Vertical Type tool to make vertical type. I'll choose the Horizontal Type tool and then I'll come into the image and I'll click with the cursor which looks like an I-beam.

At that point the cursor will start blinking and that indicates that I can start typing. But before I do I'm going to come up to the options bar and make some choices about what kind of Font and Font Size and other font characteristics I want to use. I am going to click the arrow to the left of the first field and that opens this large menu that shows me all of the font choices that I have. You may h...

Creating text
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Creating text provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 9 Essential Training

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Photography
Software:
Photoshop Elements
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