Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Opening images in Photoshop, part of Up and Running with Photoshop CS6.
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Let's look at how to bring images into Photoshop without using an additional …tool, such as Camera Raw or Bridge. So here in Photoshop, and if you're on a …Mac, the default for Photoshop is to kind of have a naked background to see your …desktop through the application. This is historically how Photoshop has …been on the Mac. All the way back since the beginning. …And if click on this, then I see the exercise files on my desktop. …A lot of Mac users like to be able to just drag and drop files from other …applications straight into Photoshop this way. …This kind of drives me crazy, though. So what I'm going to do is I'm going to choose …Window > Application Frame, and that puts a solid background in the back.…
And the reason why I mention this in this particular tutorial is that if you have …this application frame. Basically this blank background here, you …have this great shortcut to be able to open files. …If you just Double-click this, anywhere in this application frame, this, this …blank background. You Double-click anywhere in here and you …
- Getting images into Photoshop
- Creating and navigating documents
- Working with layers
- Cropping and straightening images
- Color correction
- Making selections
- Fixing image problems
- Working with effects
- Creating and editing text
- Exporting and printing
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
Up and Running with Photoshop for Designwith Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started with Photoshop
2. Getting Images into Photoshop
3. Photoshop Basics
4. Image Basics
5. Color Correction
6. Making Selections
7. Fixing Image Problems
8. Working with Effects
9. Working with Text
10. Making Art
11. Exporting and Printing
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