Three ways to place a Smart Object Photoshop CS6


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Three ways to place a Smart Object

In this movie I'll show you three ways to place art work as a Smart Object inside Photoshop. And even though I'll be demonstrating these methods using an Illustrator file, things were just the same when you're placing a photographic image as well. Over the course of this project we're going to take this guy with this big meaty bicep and we're going to give him a tattoo. And even though this is a piece of vector-based artwork from Illustrator, it integrates seamlessly along with the photographic image. So let's see how things work here. Method number one is to go up to the File menu and choose the Place command.

And if you loaded my dekeKeys you'll notice that you have a keyboard shortcut of Ctrl+Alt+D or Cmd+Option+D be on the Mac. Then navigate your way to the 24_smart_objects folder and therein you will find, among other files, you'll find many more files here. But you'll find one called Tiger tattoo.ai, go ahead and click on the Place butt...

Three ways to place a Smart Object
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Three ways to place a Smart Object provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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