Recording a simple but practical action


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Recording a simple but practical action

In this movie, I'll show you how to record a simple but practical action that sharpens just the detail inside of a flat image file. I'm going to start things off by moving the Actions panel over to the left side of the screen so that I can better keep track of what I'm doing. Now a word of advice up front. Before you begin recording an action, you want to make sure that you've saved any changes to the image file that you have open on screen. That way, after you get done recording the action, you can revert to the save version of the image and play the action back to make sure it works.

Now, I've already saved off this image. So, I'm ready to go. And I've also created a new action inside of a custom action set. To resume recording all I need to do is click on the Circular record button down at the bottom of the Actions panel. In which case it turns red to show me that it's recording. Now note that not all operations are recorded. For example if I zoom in on the image or i...

Recording a simple but practical action
Video duration: 7m 4s 9h 4m Advanced Updated Oct 01, 2014

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Recording a simple but practical action provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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