Accessing the Move tool on the fly


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Accessing the Move tool on the fly

In this exercise, I'm going to show you how to access the Move tool on the fly, when any other tool is selected, using a couple of different techniques. I've saved my progress as Road moon & sky.psd. It's found inside the 08_selections folder. By now, you've probably gotten the sense that working inside the Photoshop can be a real keyboard-driven experience. That makes it a little daunting at first, because you don't know about most of these keyboard tricks when you start using the program. But it also means that once you become familiar with Photoshop, it's liquid. You're just sitting there, pressing keys, moving your mouse around.

You don't have to spend a lot of time going to the toolbox or the menu Bar and so on. So, just as you can get to the Hand tool by pressing and holding the Spacebar, you can get to the Move tool by pressing-and-holding the Ctrl or Command key. So notice right now that I have the Rectangular Marquee tool selected. If I press ...

Accessing the Move tool on the fly
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Accessing the Move tool on the fly provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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