Creating conditional actions


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Creating conditional actions

One of the great new features in Photoshop 13.1 is conditional actions, so the idea is you can perform one set of operations under one circumstance and another set of operations under a different circumstance. So here I am looking at the bunch of image treatments in Bridge which is a companion program in Photoshop and imagine that I want to do is I want to batch process these images, so I convert them all flat CMYK files that have no alpha channels, because alpha channels can produce problems sometimes when you bring images into other applications.

Now I just happen to know that all the images of the guy down here don't have alpha channels and all those associated with the women at top do have alpha channels. So I need to create different actions depending on which is which and then have Photoshop determines which action to play. So here is how it works. I will start off by double-clicking on this guy here in order to open him up in Photoshop and then I'll bring my Actions panel by going ...

Creating conditional actions
Video duration: 9m 51s 3h 20m Appropriate for all Updated Jan 15, 2013

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Creating conditional actions provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 New Features

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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