Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Hyphenation, part of Photoshop CS6: Text.
The more text you start to add to your images and documents within Photo Shop, …the more likely you're going to find that that text gets a little squeezed at times. …And that's were hyphenation can come into play. …If you create a text box as I have here and then add text to that text box.. …As you're typing, depending on the particular text attributes, you'll likely …find that certain words get hyphenated and certain words don't. …And of course, it just has to do with that overall spacing. …How will all of the text that you've typed fit into the available space? …The Hyphenation is turned on by default which means that you may run into …hyphenation even when you'd rather not see it.…
And I personally don't happen to be a fan of hyphenation. …I know that it's supposed to make the text easier to read in some cases. …But for me it's just distracting and so I prefer to eliminate hyphenation. …And you can do that very easily, just by turning off the hyphenation feature in Photoshop. …You don't need to be editing your text. In other words, you don't need to select …
- 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
Photoshop for Designers: Type Effectswith Nigel French5h 28m Intermediate
Photoshop for Designers: Type Essentials (2011)with Nigel French2h 37m Intermediate
Graphic Design Foundations: Typographywith Ina Saltz2h 23m Beginner
1. Getting Started with Text
2. Basic Text Appearance
3. Advanced Text Appearance
4. Aligning Text
5. Advanced Text Options
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