Create text Photoshop Elements 10


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Creating text

The Type tools in the full photo edit workspace let you add text to a photo, maybe to make it into an invitation, or an announcement, or maybe to mark it as a proof, or with your copyright. The text that you add is on a special re-editable type layer. Let's look at the basics of creating an editable type layer. The Horizontal and Vertical Type tools are the ones that you want for that purpose. They're located in the toolbar, in this flyout menu. There are a number of tools here. The ones you'll use most are the Horizontal and Vertical Type tool.

We usually don't use the Mask tools, because they don't create an editable type layer. Later in the chapter, we'll be looking at the new Text on Selection, Text on Shape, and Text on Custom Path tools. For now, I'll select the Horizontal Type tool. I'll leave the options for the tool in the options bar at their defaults, except for the font size. If you do type with this default small font size on a high-resolution p...

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 10 Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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