Modifying multiple layers at a time


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Modifying multiple layers at a time

There's a category of changes that Adobe calls JDI. That is Just Do It, a bunch of features that users have been asking for for years now. And in this movie, I'm going to you all kinds of things that you can now do to multiple layers at a time. For example, you can now change the blend mode of multiple layers at once. So let's say I want to take all the layers that are set to the Overlay mode and change them to let's say Soft Light just to see how they look. So I'll go ahead and change this Kind option to mode and then I'll set the mode to Overlay and here are all my Overlay layers.

Now I'll go up to the Select menu and choose All layers. Notice it has a keyboard shortcut of Ctrl+Alt+A or Command+Option+A on the Mac. And now I'll drop down to the second Blend mode option, the one that allows me to change the blend mode of the selected layers. I'll switch it from Overlay to Soft Light. Now you might have seen a slight change to the image on screen; this i...

Modifying multiple layers at a time
Video duration: 4m 50s 3h 20m Appropriate for all Updated Jan 15, 2013

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Modifying multiple layers at a time provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 New Features

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Design Photography
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