Opening Photoshop files


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Opening Photoshop files

Integration with Photoshop is an important mandate for Fireworks. Bringing in Photoshop files into Fireworks, or saving files as Photoshop PSDs, has become much more predictable over time. While it's not perfect, we do get some pretty acceptable results. Let's have a look at this process. I've got a Web page up here, one of my tour pages for our Web site. There's a big empty space that's just crying out for some kind of imagery. We happen to have something that our Photoshop designer has built for us, a series of images, a little collage of photos, snapshots of some people who went on one of these cycling tours.

So we want to bring this file into Fireworks. Now, we could open it and copy and paste, but we're going to import it, because it's a much more smooth workflow in that sense. So I'm going to choose File > Import. The file I'm looking for is called collage.psd. You'll see a little preview of it showing up in the Import window. I'm going to c...

Opening Photoshop files
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Opening Photoshop files provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Jim Babbage as part of the Fireworks CS5 Essential Training

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