Creating text


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Creating text

You can add editable text to any image in Elements. You have control over the font, the size, the color and more when you add text. Here is how to do it, I would like to add some text on top of this talk bubble which is a special shape that we created in an earlier movie, because I want the type to come in on top of this talk bubble, I'm going to select this layer in the Layers palette. I'll click on that shape layer and then I'm going to go over to the Toolbox and I'm going to select the Horizontal Type tool. I'll come into the image and click on top of that talk bubble and before I start typing, I'm going to set the options for my text. Those are up in the Options bar. To set the font, I'll click the arrow to the right of the font field, that brings up this long menu of available fonts and there is sample of each font to the right of its name. So, you can get a sense of what it will look like and choose the one that you like.

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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 7 for Windows Essential Training

Subject:
Photography
Software:
Photoshop Elements
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