Pen and path shortcuts


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Pen and path shortcuts

In this movie we will be working on the file getty.psd. Let's go ahead and double-click that one and open in Photoshop. F to go to Full Screen View mode and then Spacebar to reposition the image. Now a quick word of warning. In the next couple of movies we are going to learn about how to make path selections with the Pen tool. And these few movies are not for the faint of heart, because creating path selections can be actually quite tricky. Yet it's totally worth it, and here's why. This is the most advanced way to make a selection; this is the way that all the pros make their selections. So again, this stuff is really worthwhile to learn.

Well, in this movie all that I want to do initially in de-construct how we can begin to work with paths, and also talk about a few shortcuts. Okay, well first thing you need to do is select the Pen tool from the Tools panel; you can see it there, the shortcut key is P. Then you want to make sure you have the option to create what's cal...

Pen and path shortcuts
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Pen and path shortcuts provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS4 for Photographers

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Photography
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Photoshop
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