Explore character (point) type Photoshop CC (2013)


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Exploring character (point) type

Photoshop has a powerful text engine that makes adding type to a document, quick and intuitive. In this lesson we're going to learn how to add point text, and then refine it by using the options bar, and the character panel. To create our headline, I'll select the type tool and by clicking it on the tool pallet or by taping the t key. Then we can choose our options, such as the font as well as the size, in the menu bar. In this case, I'm going to select Myriad Pro Regular, but you can select any typeface that you want.

I'll also increase the point size to at least 24 points. Then I'll click in my image and start typing the word revive. If I want to change the size of the type without committing to the type I can hold down the command key, or the control key on Windows, and start dragging in order to resize this. If I add the shift key then I can stain the proportions of the font. If I want to reposition the type, again with out committing to the type.

I just move my cursor away from...

Exploring character (point) type
Video duration: 11m 58s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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Exploring character (point) type provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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