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The tutorials you see here are carefully structured to build upon your existing Photoshop skills in the Using Photoshop category. There are 6 categories and 121 tutorials and counting. Enjoy!
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Learn how to add a copyright watermark to your photos. We cover the use of the type tool, the creation of a
You can create new patterns by using a selection tool, select the part of the image you want to copy, and choose: Edit > Define Pattern.
custom pattern
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To define a pattern, make a selection with any selection tool then choose: Edit > Define Pattern.
define pattern
command, a custom pattern fill, and the overlay
Blending mode controls how the layer interacts with other layers. For example, the blending mode "multiply" looks at the color of your layer and multiplies the base color by the blend color. The result is always a darker color. Multiplying with black results in black, multiplying with white leaves the color unchanged.
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Learn how to add text on a path and adjust the start and end points for the desired effect. Here we cover the use of the
To create custom shapes, use the pen tool to create your shape then choose: Edit > Define Custom Shape. Be sure to enter a name for the new shape.
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Everything you've always wanted to know about
You can align images along an edge or their centers, and distribute them evenly along the vertical or horizontal axis.
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Learn the key differences between each of the three
The "auto" commands apply automatic corrections using the current default settings for color, tone, and contrast.
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available in Photoshop. We cover which adjustment to rely on and why applying every option is not the smart way to work.
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Everything you've always wanted to know about
The crop tool allows you to remove portions of an image to create focus or strengthen your composition.
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Learn how to
Enhancing the color of your image can be easily done by applying different blend modes to copies of your image. By saving these changes as actions, you can use the "batch" command to automate enhancing the color of your photos.
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the color of photos in a whole folder. No longer will you have to tediously adjust the color of photos one at a time!
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Batch resizing is the process of saving a Photoshop action that resizes your image and then applying the "batch" command to apply this action to multiple files.
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Saving an image for the web is a special type of save that optimizes your image for the web. Images can only be saved in JPEG, GIF, or PNG formats.
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The "batch" command allows you to automatically process one ore more files. This is useful, for example, in resizing multiple images and saving them, automatically.
batch correct
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White balance describes how overall color cast of your image. Properly adjusted, the light should be neutral (white), therefore correcting the white balance of a photo that has too much yellow means removing that excess yellow in the lighting.
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Using all the skills you've learned from the previous three automation tutorials, we put it all together in one master automated action. Learn to
White balance describes how overall color cast of your image. Properly adjusted, the light should be neutral (white), therefore correcting the white balance of a photo that has too much yellow means removing that excess yellow in the lighting.
correct while balance
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Enhancing the color of your image can be easily done by applying different blend modes to copies of your image.
enhance colors
, resize, and
Saving an image for the web is a special type of save that optimizes your image for the web. Images can only be saved in JPEG, GIF, or PNG formats.
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Learn how to create an
A web gallery is useful to display your photos on the internet. Photoshop does all the hard work of resizing the images to appropriate sizes and creating thumbnails.
online photo album
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Some things in Photoshop are counter-intuitive. Creating
Dotted lines are create by increasing the distance between brush strokes.
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is such a case. We cover how to edit the
The brush panel allows you to select preset brushes, modify existing brushes, and design new custom ones. The palette contains the brush tip options that determine how the brush is applied to an image.
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Dotted lines are create by increasing the distance between brush strokes.
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Dispel common misconceptions about an image's size on screen and it's print size. A frequent question is the matter of how many pixels are needed to print an image or email to your friends. We cover all these topics in the video.
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Dispel common misconceptions about the way an image is displayed on screen. Learn why an image would look different depending on the amount of pixels being displayed and why your image is not changing in size when you zoom.
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Learn how to make Photoshop run up to twice as fast by having the right settings and a crucial bit of hardware. If you're editing large 10+ megapixel images, this one's for you!
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Learn how to recover or reveal parts of your image from an earlier point in your picture's history with the
The Art History Brush tool can be used to paint using the image from a specified history state or snapshot.
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Learn how to create and modify
Keyboard shortcuts allow you to quickly apply an effect, change tools, show or hide a palette by using specific keyboard combinations. For example, to select the brush tool, press "b" on your keyboard. To undo, press "control" on "z".
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Learn how to create multiple versions of the same image with
A snapshot is a record of an image state, a stored rendition. By creating snapshots, you can easily compare the effects of adjustments you have made.
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Learn how to crop your photo maintaining the aspect ratio. Simple, yet often overlooked, we cover the use of the rectangular marquee tool and the transform selection command.
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Learn why the
The eraser tool changes pixels to either the background color or to transparent.
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has been dead for quite some time. We cover why you should not be using the eraser but rather use a much more robust and flexible tool:
A layer mask is used to hide portions of a layer and reveal portions of whatever layer is below it. You can modify the mask by using the brush tool and painting in either black or white.
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Learn how to recreate a long forgotten photo adjustment by saving the
Metadata is a set of standardized information about your image. Examples are: author name, resolution, copyright, and keywords. Most digital cameras attach some basic information to an image file, such as height, width, and time.
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The history log allows you to track what’s been done to a file in Photoshop. You can view the Edit History Log metadata using Adobe Bridge or the File Info dialog box.
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