Introduce the Layers panel Photoshop CS6


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Introducing the Layers panel

All right, so here's the Layers panel down here in the lower right region of the screen. If for some reason you can't see the panel, then go up to the Window menu which lists every single panel on the software and choose the Layers command. You also have a keyboard shortcut, which is the F7 key. Those of you working on a Mac may have to press the Function key that is the Fn key and the F7 key at the same time. In my case however, the Layers command has a check mark in front of it, so if I were to choose the command, I would make that panel disappear. To make it come back of course, I just go to the Window menu and choose the command again.

And notice that brings back that whole group of panels including Layers, Channels and Paths. Each of these items here inside the Layers panel represents an independent image, one stacked on top of another. Now the great thing about layers is each of the images is isolated so that you could move them independently as well as scale and rotate the...

Introducing the Layers panel
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Introducing the Layers panel provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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