Creating and modifying a layer group


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Creating and modifying a layer group

In this very brief exercise, I'm going to show you how to group a couple of layers and then how to move them as a group. I'm still working inside the Me masked.psd layer and note up here at the top, there is this group called Nippers. Go ahead and twirl it open so that you can see that we have a series of three different layers that are included inside of this group, and if you click in front of the group name right there, then you will show all of them and these Nippers include these dinosaurs down here, these toy dinosaurs and their little barks, and also it includes this sweat that's hopping off my head, the cartoon sweat.

Actually let's dissolve the group for starters, let's get rid of it. So Nippers is selected, I just clicked on it, and then I can right-click to the right of the word Nippers right there and I can choose this command, Ungroup Layers. Don't use Delete Group because that will delete all the layers inside the group as well. Just choose Ungroup...

Creating and modifying a layer group
Video duration: 3m 29s 20h 57m Intermediate

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Creating and modifying a layer group provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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