Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating Smart Objects, part of Learning Photoshop CS6.
In this tutorial we're going to look at what a Smart Object is in Photoshop. …And Smart Objects are actually really hard to explain cuz they do so many …things in Photoshop. So we're going to look at mainly one or two …purposes in this tutorial. I have these shapes here. …I have the left shape and the right shape. …We're going to focus on the right shape for the moment. …I'm going to press Cmd+T or Ctrl+T on the PC to enter Free Transform mode and then I'm …going to scale this down and click Return.…
I'm going to do that again a couple of times. …Ctrl or Cmd+T, scale it back up and it doesn't have to be perfect to constrain proportions. …I just want to do this a few times to show you interesting concept while we're …free transforming here. One more time should do it. …Basically the point I'm trying to get here is that, when you free transform a …layer, it destroys the layer a little bit. …Every single time, it destroys the quality of the layer, just unavoidable …you can't help it. As I zoom in here we have these same …
- Getting images into Photoshop
- Creating and navigating documents
- Working with layers
- Cropping and straightening images
- Color correction
- Making selections
- Fixing image problems
- Working with effects
- Creating and editing text
- Exporting and printing
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
1. Getting Started with Photoshop
2. Getting Images into Photoshop
3. Photoshop Basics
4. Image Basics
5. Color Correction
6. Making Selections
7. Fixing Image Problems
8. Working with Effects
9. Working with Text
10. Making Art
11. Exporting and Printing
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