Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a bulleted list, part of Photoshop for Designers: Type Essentials.
"Creating a bullet list in Photoshop, is such a thing even possible?" you ask.…Well, you can use a workaround to get a bullet list that's going to look plausible.…It's not really a feature and if you're doing a lot of this sort of work, you…are in the wrong place.…You want to be in InDesign or Illustrator to create bullet-listed text.…But that said, it is possible here, and here's how we do it.…So here's my final result.…I'm now going to turn off that layer, and I'm going to turn on the begin layer.…
So what we need to do is zoom in on this, and then I'm going to select these paragraphs.…And before I do anything, I'm going to draw myself a guide to mark where the…vertical stem of the first character begins.…And I must have a guides turned off, so I'm going to come and choose Show >…Guides, and there's my guide.…Now what I want to do is use my Paragraph panel and I want to indent this on the…left just enough to move everything over to that guide.…So I'm going to come and click in the left indent field and nudge that up,…
- The pros and cons of setting type in Photoshop
- Setting type preferences
- Choosing fonts
- Sizing type
- Entering glyphs and special characters
- Tracking and kerning type
- Using Baseline Shift
- Working with OpenType fonts
- Justifying and aligning paragraphs
- Masking type with clipping masks
- Warping type
- Converting type to shape layers
Skill Level Intermediate
Photoshop for Designers: Shape Layerswith Nigel French2h 53m Intermediate
Photoshop for Designers: Type Essentialswith Nigel French2h 37m Intermediate
Learning Photoshop for Design (2011)with Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
1. Introducing Type in Photoshop
Setting type preferences3m 37s
2. Entering and Editing Text
3. Character Formatting
4. Paragraph Formatting
5. Masking Type
6. Path Type, Rotated Type, and Vertical Type
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