Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Preferences, part of Photoshop CS6 for Photographers Quick Start.
Photoshop enables you to apply a variety of different preferences based on of …course your own personal preferences. That means you can essentially configure …the way Photoshop operates based on the way you prefer to work. …Let's take a look at some of the basic options available in a Preferences dialog. …We'll start off by choosing Edit and then Preferences followed by General, that …will bring up the Preferences dialog, which as you can see at first glance, has …a lot of controls and actually this is just the beginning of it.…
Over on the left side of the Preferences dialog you'll see that there is a list of …individual sections of various preferences. …Now I'm not going to put you to sleep by listing out every single option that's …available, but I will take you through some of the preferences that I think are …most useful. We'll start off on the general page, and …here there aren't too many things that I feel are really critical, I leave most of …these set at their default values. One thing that I do think is helpful is …
- A guided tour of Photoshop
- Setting up your environment
- Color modes, bit depth, and image resolution
- The Histogram
- File formats
- Basic adjustments
- Output workflow
Skill Level Beginner
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1. A Guided Tour
2. Setting Up Your Environment
3. Some Fundamentals
4. Basic Adjustments
5. Wrapping Up the Workflow
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