Apply layer style effects to a group Photoshop CS6


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Applying layer style effects to a group

Here in this chapter we're going to explore some of the new ways that we can work with layers in the Layers panel in Photoshop CS6. And here, in this movie I want to focus in on how we can work with groups and layer style effects. You'll notice that I have this Background layer, then two text layers above it. Let's say that I want to apply a layer style effect to both of these layers. On the previous versions of Photoshop, this was really impossible to do this at the same time. We could obviously work on one layer at a time, but let's say we want to apply these effects to both of these layers at the same time.

Only one layer style effect applied in multiple places. Well, to do that in CS6, you can take advantage of using groups. You can go ahead and click on this Group icon here, and to add layers to a group, just click, drag and drop, and here you can now see both of these text layers are applied to this or a part of this group. If I click on the Visibility icon of that...

Applying layer style effects to a group
Video duration: 2m 24s 3h 33m Intermediate Updated Dec 11, 2012

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Applying layer style effects to a group provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers New Features

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