The blend mode shortcuts


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The blend mode shortcuts

In this exercise we're going to review the Blend mode specific keyboard shortcuts and I've even given you a file called mode-specific shortcuts.psd, found inside the 28_blending folder to help you along your way. Now I was telling you a couple of exercises ago that you can advance or retreat between blend modes by pressing Shift+ or Shift-. But there are a couple of problems with working that way. One is, it clutters up the History panel. The other is it's a little bit like channel surfing. You're just hammering your way at Shift+ or Shift- hoping that something will magically appear inside of your Layers panel that's going to entertain you and that's rarely a key to success.

You're much better off just as you are with TV I suppose, knowing what it is you want in the first place. So for a example if you know you want to Multiply mode as you we'll by time you're done with this chapter, then you press Shift+Alt+M or Shift+Option+M on the Mac and you would...

The blend mode shortcuts
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The blend mode shortcuts provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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