Join Taz Tally for an in-depth discussion in this video Create your own keyboard shortcuts, part of Customize Photoshop: A Practical Approach.
- [Voiceover] Well, if you've been…following along in this chapter,…you know that we're setting up…custom work spaces in Photoshop.…And we began by choosing the panels that we wanted…and organizing them the way we wanted…and placing them on screen the way we wanted them.…Then we added custom menus.…Now I'd like to take the next step…and talk about creating custom keyboard shortcuts.…There's lots of keyboard shortcuts…that are built into photoshop, and you can see them…just by going here underneath the Image menu.…You can see some of the built in keyboard shortcuts.…But not every command or menu command or choice…in Photoshop has a keyboard shortcut.…
So, I'd like to show you how you can create your own,…and you'll create those for commands…that you use all the time…so you don't have to always be constantly…going back to the menus,…particularly if things tend to be…down at the bottom of the menus.…And even on this menu where we've shortened it up…if you want to for instance duplicate an image…which I do all the time,…
But if you're like many people, you're so busy using Photoshop that you don't have time to customize it. That's where this course comes in. Photographer and educator Taz Tally presents a practical approach to customizing Photoshop. Set aside a few minutes each day, watch a chapter, and work its insights into your Photoshop routine to help you work faster and smarter, allowing you to devote more time to your creative endeavors. By the end of the course, you'll be on your way to transforming your Photoshop experience—and you won't have missed any deadlines.
- Creating custom workspaces
- Building your own keyboard shortcuts
- Customizing views, tools, and options
- Adjusting import and export options
- Customizing panels: Layers, Adjustments, Histogram, and more
- Managing and synchronizing color settings
- Setting up soft and hard proofing
- Customizing print settings
- Creating Photoshop actions
- Using the Image Processor and actions together to automate exports