Adding a watermark to an image


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Adding a watermark to an image

If you are a photographer watching this title, you might want to know how to watermark your images, say you want to copyright them with a visual watermark. And that's something where you see some sort of like copyright symbol or the name of your studio or whatever, but it's transparent and you see the image through that watermark. So let's create one of those. So I'm going to type the U key for my Custom Shape tool. That gives me the Rectangular tool here, and then here in the Options bar, I have got the Custom Shape tool. And one of the Custom Shapes that ships with the product is the copyright symbol as well as the trademark, and registered trademark symbol.

So I'm going to go ahead and get this copyright symbol. I am just going to double-click on that. I'm going to drag out a pretty large copyright across this image. I'm going to hold down the Shift key so it does it proportionally, okay, like so. And I may want to get this perfectly centered. It doesn...

Adding a watermark to an image
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Adding a watermark to an image provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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