Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting the hanging punctuation option, part of Photoshop for Designers: Type Essentials.
We saw in an earlier movie, the movie where I was addressing the issue of…getting good justified text, how we can use hanging punctuation.…And here's another situation where you might want to use hanging punctuation,…where you have some sort of quoted material.…Without the hanging punctuation, it's going to look like this,…with the second, third, and subsequent lines aligning not underneath the C as…they should do, but underneath the first character which is a quote mark. It looks ugly.…So here's how we fix it.…
You go to your Type tool, click in the text frame, and then come to your…Paragraph panel and just choose Roman Hanging Punctuation.…Problem solved.…
- The pros and cons of setting type in Photoshop
- Setting type preferences
- Choosing fonts
- Sizing type
- Entering glyphs and special characters
- Tracking and kerning type
- Using Baseline Shift
- Working with OpenType fonts
- Justifying and aligning paragraphs
- Masking type with clipping masks
- Warping type
- Converting type to shape layers
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Introducing Type in Photoshop
Setting type preferences3m 37s
2. Entering and Editing Text
3. Character Formatting
4. Paragraph Formatting
5. Masking Type
6. Path Type, Rotated Type, and Vertical Type
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