Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video Essential Photoshop preferences, part of Time-Saving Tips Using Photoshop.
- [Instructor] In a perfect world, … Photoshop would be optimized … for each and every machine in which it was installed. … Unfortunately, that's not the case. … And furthermore, it's hard for Photoshop … or I guess, Adobe, to know exactly how we intend to work. … So let me show you some key preferences … that I like to change when I set up Photoshop … on a new machine or when you take your computer … in for repair and it comes back … with a reformatted hard drive as recently had to me. … I digress. … So, one of the new things … that you'll find in Photoshop … is what they refer to as the Home screen. … And within other Adobe applications … such as Illustrator and In Design, … they refer to this as the Start Workspace. … Regardless of what it's called, … it's basically this environment … that we're seeing here in Photoshop when you launch it. … You'll notice that one of the things … that it now does is provides, … you know, some guided tours and down here at the bottom … you can see your recent documents. …
- Customizing Photoshop
- Zooming and panning techniques
- Using Photoshop tool shortcuts
- Selecting, moving, showing, and merging layers
- Adjusting brush size
- Transforming selections
- Adding a color adjustment
- Changing type properties
- Working with Smart Objects
Skill Level Intermediate
Time-Saving Tips Using Illustratorwith Chad Chelius1h 45m Intermediate
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Mastering Selections in Photoshop CCwith Tim Grey3h 13m Beginner
1. Performance and Interface Tips
3. Selections and Masking
4. Working with Type
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