How to Create a Contact Sheet Template in Photoshop


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Creating a contact sheet template

As you may recall, we are in the middle of generating a contact sheet here inside the Adobe Bridge. I have got the Bridge trained on the contents of the 11_printing folder. I have selected the eight images from photographer Jason Stitt of the Fotolia Image Library. I have selected PDF in the Output panel and switched to U.S. Letter Sized Paper. Now we are going to customize the layout. We are going to save that layout as a preset and we are going to generate our PDF document. So I will switch to the Layout area of the Output panel. Notice by default that we are seeing 2 Columns, 2 Rows.

Columns of course being vertical, Rows being horizontal. I want three rows, because after all, I am looking at a vertically oriented page, I figure I can smoosh some more images onto that page. I will press the Tab key. Of course in another world just pressing the Tab key would invoke a live preview, and I would see what in the world it is I am doing. But that doesn't work inside of the Output panel. Th...

Creating a contact sheet template
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Creating a contact sheet template provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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