Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video Layer styles, part of Time-Saving Tips Using Photoshop.
- [Instructor] Layer styles are, essentially, … effects that can be applied to a layer … in an easy and systematic way, and more than anything, … Now as a designer that's a huge deal, … so let's take a closer look. … So here I have an ad that I've created … and I'm going to come over here … and click on the Text layer to make it active. … Now, to add a layer style to a layer, … We can come up to the Layer menu and choose Layer Style … and you'll see that all of your … layer style options are available here. … to the bottom of the Layers panel … and click on the fx button. … Now, I'm going to start by choosing Drop Shadow. … And you'll notice that it brings up … the Layer Styles dialogue box. … And the way that layer styles work … is that as you click on a layer style, … it'll show you the options … that control how that layer style is going to appear. … And you could turn on multiple … layer styles at a time if you choose to. … I don't really want to do that right now, … but what I do want to show you …
- 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
Lightroom Classic CC: Working Fasterwith Chris Orwig1h 25m Intermediate
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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