Join Timothy Sexton for an in-depth discussion in this video Keyboard shortcuts and actions, part of Photoshop Retouching Techniques: Faces.
…Keyboard shortcuts and actions are essential to being able to flow…through your images, Photoshop has a lot of them set as defaults.…Get to know them and create your own.…Right up here in Edit, and all the way down here, are your keyboard shortcuts.…So let's pop that up.…Each of these names up here corresponds with all of these names up here.…If there's a move that you make a lot, you should make a shortcut out of it.…You can get to know the ones that Photoshop…has set up for you, or you could make you own.…I use Adjustment Layers all of the time, so right here in Layer.…
Just scroll down to Mode, New Adjustment Layer.…You can see that I have them all set right here.…For my curves, I have it set to Option+Cmd+M and I have all…these other ones set up that way too, with an Option+Cmd and a letter corresponding…to some aspect of it.…To set up our image we're going to create an action, that…will enable us to set up all of our images much more quickly.…To do that at this folder right here and let's label this set up.…
- Analyzing your portrait
- Setting the overall color
- Using masks to color correct
- Controlling blemishes
- Popping the eyes