10 Handy Tips for beginners to Adobe Photoshop – EP 8/33

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Interface Introduction to Adobe Photoshop – EP 1/33
Interface Introduction to Adobe Photoshop – EP 1/33

1026 2 4

Panels & Workspaces in Adobe Photoshop – EP 2/33
Panels & Workspaces in Adobe Photoshop – EP 2/33

380 5

Raster Image principles in Adobe Photoshop – EP 3/33
Raster Image principles in Adobe Photoshop – EP 3/33

283 1

Image size, Dimension, & Resolution in Adobe Photoshop – EP 4/33
Image size, Dimension, & Resolution in Adobe Photoshop – EP......

264

Layers in Adobe Photoshop – EP 5/33
Layers in Adobe Photoshop – EP 5/33

234

Common file types in Adobe Photoshop – EP 6/33
Common file types in Adobe Photoshop – EP 6/33

257

Colour in Adobe Photoshop – EP 7/33
Colour in Adobe Photoshop – EP 7/33

185

10 Handy Tips for beginners to Adobe Photoshop – EP 8/33
10 Handy Tips for beginners to Adobe Photoshop – EP 8/33

204

Making selections in Adobe Photoshop – EP 9/33
Making selections in Adobe Photoshop – EP 9/33

195

Copy & paste in Adobe Photoshop – EP 10/33
Copy & paste in Adobe Photoshop – EP 10/33

146

Transform tools in Adobe Photoshop – EP 11/33
Transform tools in Adobe Photoshop – EP 11/33

Downloads 137

Using brushes in Adobe Photoshop – EP 12/33
Using brushes in Adobe Photoshop – EP 12/33

Downloads 142

Eraser tool & Layer masking in Adobe Photoshop – EP 13/33
Eraser tool & Layer masking in Adobe Photoshop – EP 13/33

Downloads 147 4

Shape tool in Adobe Photoshop – EP 14/33
Shape tool in Adobe Photoshop – EP 14/33

118

Type principals in Adobe Photoshop – EP 15/33
Type principals in Adobe Photoshop – EP 15/33

136

Layer styles in Adobe Photoshop – EP 16/33
Layer styles in Adobe Photoshop – EP 16/33

108

Paths & the Pen tool in Adobe Photoshop – EP 17/33
Paths & the Pen tool in Adobe Photoshop – EP 17/33

108

Smart objects in Adobe Photoshop – EP 18/33
Smart objects in Adobe Photoshop – EP 18/33

94

Colour adjustments in Adobe Photoshop – EP 19/33
Colour adjustments in Adobe Photoshop – EP 19/33

84

Adjustment layers in Adobe Photoshop – EP 20/33
Adjustment layers in Adobe Photoshop – EP 20/33

79

Filters in Adobe Photoshop – EP 21/33
Filters in Adobe Photoshop – EP 21/33

94

Blending modes in Adobe Photoshop – EP 22/33

107

Saving in Adobe Photoshop – EP 23/33
Saving in Adobe Photoshop – EP 23/33

67

Setting up a document in Adobe Photoshop – EP 24/33
Setting up a document in Adobe Photoshop – EP 24/33

73

3D paper type effect in Adobe Photoshop – EP 25/33
3D paper type effect in Adobe Photoshop – EP 25/33

90

Rainbow and clouds illustration in Adobe Photoshop – EP 26/33
Rainbow and clouds illustration in Adobe Photoshop – EP 26/33

61

Manage complexity and working smart in Adobe Photoshop– EP 27/33
Manage complexity and working smart in Adobe Photoshop– EP 27/33

68

Decorating an origami paper bird in Adobe Photoshop – EP 28/33
Decorating an origami paper bird in Adobe Photoshop – EP 28/33

59

Create a origami bird logo in Adobe Photoshop – EP 29/33
Create a origami bird logo in Adobe Photoshop – EP 29/33

78

Adding type to the design in Adobe Photoshop – EP 30/33
Adding type to the design in Adobe Photoshop – EP 30/33

63

Save for print in Adobe Photoshop – EP 31/33
Save for print in Adobe Photoshop – EP 31/33

87

Adapt a print design for a web banner in Adobe Photoshop – EP 32/33
Adapt a print design for a web banner in Adobe Photoshop – EP 32/33

72

Save for web in Adobe Photoshop – EP 33/33
Save for web in Adobe Photoshop – EP 33/33

62

Downloads

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10 Handy Tips for beginners to Adobe Photoshop – EP 8/33

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In this tutorial I am going to cover 10 handy tips that you should know as a beginner. The tips I am going to cover in this video are things that are going to improve your workflow and help you use the program effectively.

Enjoy

**FYI**
In this video tutorial I will be using Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 for mac. Almost all of the principles demonstrated and covered will apply to future and previous versions. Some differences may apply if you are using a previous or future version.

TOPICS COVERED:

00:01:14 Tip 1 - Undo
00:02:25 Tip 2 - Zooming
00:04:18 Tip 3 - Manoeuvring
00:04:51 Tip 4 - Layer tips & shortcuts
00:09:33 Tip 5 - Aligning
00:11:13 Tip 6 - Rulers & guides
00:13:08 Tip 7 - Image size, canvas size & crop
00:14:05 Tip 8 - Full screen & toggle panels
00:14:43 Tip 9 - Rotate canvas
00:15:26 Tip 10 - Grids

KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS USED IN THIS VIDEO:

V - Move tool
Z - Zoom
C - Crop
F - Full screen
R - Rotate Canvas

Tab - Toggle visibility of interface panels

Press & hold alt + click & - Zoom out (with zoom tool active)

cmd (Ctrl PC) + R - Show Rulers
cmd (Ctrl PC) + 0 - Zoom to fit document to application frame
cmd (Ctrl PC) + 1 - Zoom to 100%
cmd (Ctrl PC) + Z - Undo one step
cmd (Ctrl PC) + alt + Z - Undo multiple steps
cmd (Ctrl PC) + Shift + N - New layer
cmd (Ctrl PC) + G - Group layers
cmd (Ctrl PC) + ; - Show guides
cmd (Ctrl PC) + ‘ - Show Grid

Press & hold alt + click & drag - Quick duplicate object (with selection tool active)

Press & hold shift + click - Select multiple layers
Press & hold cmd (Ctrl PC) + click - Select multiple individual layers
Press & hold cmd (Ctrl PC) + alt + Press & hold I - Image size

 


 

**FYI**
In this video tutorial, I will be using Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 for mac. Almost all of the principles demonstrated and covered will apply to future and previous versions. Some differences may apply if you are using a previous or future version.

 


 

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