Creating an action


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Creating an action

When you're about to process a whole batch of photos and you know that you're going to treat them all the same way, you'll save yourself a lot of time if you record an action as you work on one photo and then playback that recorded action on the rest of the photos. In this movie, I'd like to show you how to make a simple action of your own. I am working in the Automation workspace, which is one of the preset workspaces that you'll find here in the Workspace menu in the Application Bar. I've also opened the Adjustments panel, because I am going to use adjustments in the course of recording this particular action, but not all actions will use adjustments of course.

This is the Actions panel, which is the place that you'll record actions, and the places where you can view actions you've already made. Photoshop ships with some default actions, which are located here in the Default Actions set. To see what's there, you can click the arrow to the left of tha...

Creating an action
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Creating an action provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop CS4 Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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