Working smarter by changing your keyboard shortcuts


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Working smarter by changing your keyboard shortcuts

So, if you have been using Photoshop for a while, you may have memorized certain keyboard shortcuts for the Image > Adjustment commands and by those commands I mean things like Levels and Curves and Hue/Saturation and whatnot. So, Command+L brings up Levels. Command+ M brings up Curves, Ctrl+M on a PC. I'm just hitting Escape to get rid of that dialog box. Command+U or Ctrl+U to bring up Hue/Saturation. So pretty standard stuff. These are all the Adjustment menu commands under the Image > Adjustments menu and you can see many of them do have keyboard shortcuts by default. New to Black & White has its own keyboard shortcut, Command+Option+Shift+B or Ctrl+Alt+Shift+B, so that's kind of cool.

But the problem is that these commands under the Image > Adjustments menu, these are all destructive. They all work on the original layer, whatever layer you have and they are making pixel changes to the given layer. Hopefully, by now you've learned or discovered about adjus...

Working smarter by changing your keyboard shortcuts
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Working smarter by changing your keyboard shortcuts provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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