Recording a fail-safe action


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Recording a fail-safe action

All right gang, we're looking at the best Chrome effect ever as applied to a variety of objects. And starting in this exercise you and I are going to begin to assemble this complex Action together. Now complex is a relative word of course. We've got something like 40 steps inside this Action that looks like to me. And if you go hunting on the web, you will find Actions out there, then have like hundreds, if not thousands of steps. Actions can get extremely complicated. So this is fairly simple by complex standards.

However, one of the things that I'm just amazed by the Actions that are out there is how frequently they fail on different sorts of images. So what I'm more interested in doing, as opposed to just going for the most complicated thing possible there. I'm interested in creating an effective Action that works. And that's what I'm going to be stressing as we work through this project. All right, so let's go ahead and press the F12 key in order to r...

Recording a fail-safe action
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Recording a fail-safe action provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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