Join Taz Tally for an in-depth discussion in this video Customize tools and tool panels, part of Customize Photoshop: A Practical Approach.
- Well, let's continue on with setting up our custom…work space inside of Photoshop.…To our display and organization of panels…and our menu shortcuts and standard keyboard…shortcuts for menus, let's go ahead and add…some tool shortcuts as well.…I'm going to give you a real world example…to make my point.…Let's come down here underneath Window and Workspace…and this is the easiest way to get to these…Keyboard Shortcuts and Menus.…I want to talk about setting up a set of tools,…for instance.…Notice a set of Photoshop Defaults, alright,…that are built in.…
We've already set our Taz, Tone and Color.…We did that underneath the Application Menus.…Now, when we go to Tools, we can come in here…and we can change Keyboard Shortcuts that are…already assigned, such as V and M for the Move Tool,…and the Artboard and the Marquee Tool.…Notice there's no Keyboard Shortcut for the…Single Row Marquee.…I'm going to show you one that I actually changed,…and that's the Crop Tool.…The reason for this, it's been C for years,…and of course notice that there's multiple C's…
But if you're like many people, you're so busy using Photoshop that you don't have time to customize it. That's where this course comes in. Photographer and educator Taz Tally presents a practical approach to customizing Photoshop. Set aside a few minutes each day, watch a chapter, and work its insights into your Photoshop routine to help you work faster and smarter, allowing you to devote more time to your creative endeavors. By the end of the course, you'll be on your way to transforming your Photoshop experience—and you won't have missed any deadlines.
- Creating custom workspaces
- Building your own keyboard shortcuts
- Customizing views, tools, and options
- Adjusting import and export options
- Customizing panels: Layers, Adjustments, Histogram, and more
- Managing and synchronizing color settings
- Setting up soft and hard proofing
- Customizing print settings
- Creating Photoshop actions
- Using the Image Processor and actions together to automate exports