Save a resolution-independent PDF file Photoshop CC


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Saving a resolution-independent PDF file

Now, this movie may end up surprising you. It may even chnage the way you work inside Photoshop and the way you work with other programs. Because at this point what we have is effectively a single page resolution independent design. Just as if we'd created the file inside say, Adobe illustrator. Now, that may surprise you. After all, if I go up to the image menu and choose the image size command. I will see that there is a resolution value of 240 pixels per inch. Not actually that high of a resolution, in fact.

All right, so I'll cancel out. Thing is, though, that resolution value has an impact only on the photographic image and the other pixel-based elements, such as the pattern overlay here inside the numbers 365, and any feathered elements as well. However, for the most part, the resolution has no bearing whatsoever on the text or shape layers. So let's say that you want to send this beautiful design out for a commercial reproduction. You want to ship it off to a commercial printhouse. Then...

Saving a resolution-independent PDF file
Video duration: 6m 42s 10h 37m Intermediate Updated Sep 18, 2014

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Saving a resolution-independent PDF file provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Intermediate

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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