Join Deke McClelland for an in-depth discussion in this video Doubling up layer effects, part of Photoshop: 2015 Creative Cloud Updates.
- [Voiceover] One of my favorite things about…Photoshop CC 2015…is that it allows you to double up layer effects,…by which I mean you can assign multiple strokes,…and drop shadows, and other layer effects to a single layer.…This text, for example, is the result…of three strokes and three drop shadows working together.…I'm gonna go ahead and switch over…to this version of the image,…that contains this blue type with a Gradient Overlay effect.…Hard to see the letters, though,…because they're colored so similarly to the background.…Which is why I'm gonna start things off by adding a stroke,…which I can do by clicking on the FX icon…at the bottom of the Layers panel…and choosing Stroke, like so.…
And then, I'll click on the color swatch…and I'm gonna dial in a Hue value of 210 degrees,…I'm gonna set the Saturation to 100%,…and I'll take the Brightness up to 50%…to create this medium shade of blue.…Then, I'll click OK.…I'll change the Size value to 20 pixels,…we want Position to be Inside,…and I'm gonna change the Blend Mode to Multiply…
To start, Deke covers the June 2015 release of Photoshop CC. Tune in and learn how to apply multiply strokes, drop shadows, and other effects to a single layer; work with the new Glyphs panel; trade dynamically linked assets via the Library panel; create multiple artboards in a single document; and preview your designs directly on a mobile device.
Skill Level Intermediate
Photoshop CC Essential Training (2013)with Julieanne Kost14h 58m Beginner
Introducing Photoshop: Designwith Deke McClelland4h 35m Appropriate for all
Photoshop for Designers: Type Effectswith Nigel French5h 28m Intermediate
1. June 2015 Updates
2. November 2015 Updates
3. March 2016 Updates
Camera Raw 9.56m 5s
4. June 2016: Photoshop CC 2015.5
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