Target and Move layers Photoshop CS6


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Targeting and moving layers

Now that you're building up your layers expertise, I want to share with you a few more techniques that you can add to your bag of tricks when it comes to working with a document which has multiple layers. Well, here with this document, you can see I have these different layers. In order to move one of the layers, I can simply click on it in order to target it, and then I can click and drag in order to reposition that element. Yet there are few other techniques that you can use which allow you to do this even more quickly so that you don't always have to navigate to the Layers panel.

One technique is you can right-click or Ctrl-click over your layers. When you do that, it will show you everything underneath where you clicked. In this case, it will show me these items, so I can then make the selection of the correct layer that I want to work with, and then I can go ahead and reposition that. And this is really helpful because this works regardless of the opacity of your layer. Anot...

Targeting and moving layers
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Targeting and moving layers provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers

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Photography
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Photoshop
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