Clipping an image inside type Photoshop CC (2013)


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Clipping an image inside type

Let's see how easy Photoshop makes it to display a photograph within text. Using the Type tool, and I'll select it by tapping the T key, I'm going to click in the lower left area of my image, and just type in the word leaves. Now, that typed in very small. And so I'm going to resize that by holding down the Command key and then dragging up to the right while also holding down the Shift key in order to constrain the proportions of this text.

Once I get it to fill the screen, I'll go ahead and let go. If I wanted to reposition it, I would just move my cursor away from the text. And then I could drag the text up or down or left or right in order to make that change. Now, in order to commit to this type, I can click on the check mark or use the keyboard shortcut, Cmd+Return on Mac or Ctrl+Enter on Windows. Now, in order to clip the photograph inside the text, I'm going to hold down the Option key or the Alt key on Windows and double-click on the word Bac...

Clipping an image inside type
Video duration: 3m 41s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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Clipping an image inside type provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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