Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Editing and moving text, part of Photoshop CS6: Text.
As you start adding text to existing images or new documents. …You will likely find that, at times, you need to modify that text, or move that …text around within the image. Let's take a look at some of the basic …options for modifying or moving text in a document. …I'll start off by choosing the horizontal. …Type tool from the toolbox, and then I'll simply click inside of the image and I'll …type some sample text. You'll notice that it is initially …running off the left edge based on the overall attributes for the text. …I'll ignore that for the moment and simply click the check mark button on the …Options bar in order to commit that text. I can then switch to the Move tool if I'd …like to move that text, and in fact it's also possible to commit the text simply …by switching to the Move tool, so that you don't have to take that extra step.…
But with the Move tool active, I do recommend that you leave the Auto Select …option turned off on the Options bar. You can then click and drag within the …
- Type tool basics
- Editing, moving, and aligning text
- Basic text attributes
- Character and Paragraph panels overview
- Kerning and tracking
- Vertical and horizontal scaling
- Transforming text
- Adding layer effects
- Putting an image inside text
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Getting Started with Text
2. Basic Text Appearance
3. Advanced Text Appearance
4. Aligning Text
5. Advanced Text Options
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