Cycling through the brushes


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Cycling through the brushes

In addition to being able to change your Brush Size and Hardness with your keyboard, you can actually cycle through the different brushes in your Brushes panel as well. So let's begin by pressing letter B for the Brush tool and I'm going to make my Brush Size larger, so I use the Right Bracket key to make that bigger and Left Bracket key makes it smaller of course. So to cycle through the different brushes, if I take a look at the pop-up panel in the Options bar, you can see there's a number of brushes here. And I've customized my Brushes panel here so you can see I have a leaf in the first brush slot and I have a star in the last slot. That will become important later on. I'll make reference to that but for now just remember those are in the first and last slots.

I just press Return to close that little pop up panel. If I use my period and comma keys, I can cycle through the brushes in the list. So if I use the period key, it goes to the next brush to the right in...

Cycling through the brushes
Video duration: 1m 51s 6h 21m Intermediate

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Cycling through the brushes provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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