Posts tagged "Photoshop"

April 11, 2013

Transforming a Regular Layer or Smart Object?

Did you know that when you’re transforming a Smart Object in Photoshop, the transformation’s anchor points are reversed out at the corners and displayed as light grey but when transforming a regular pixel based layer, the transformation’s anchor points are solid dark grey?

Transforming a Smart Object in Photoshop.

Transforming a Smart Object in Photoshop.

 

Transforming a regular (raster) layer in Photoshop.

Transforming a regular (raster) layer in Photoshop.

And that concludes today’s nerdy Photoshop trivia!  : )

 

 

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April 10, 2013

Place a Smart Object from Bridge to Photoshop

When working in Bridge, select your file and choose File > Place > In Photoshop. If you have no other documents open, the document will be placed into a new document as a Smart Object in Photoshop (with transformation handles so that you can resize if necessary – tap the Return or Enter key to apply any transformation).

If you already have a file open in Photoshop, selecting File > Place > in Photoshop will open your document into the currently active document  and resize it to fit within the image (with transformation handles so that you can resize if necessary – tap the Return or Enter key to apply any transformation).

 

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May 1, 2012

Adobe Creative Cloud – Special Introductory Pricing

Adobe is rewarding its loyal customers with a special introductory pricing for Creative Cloud. 

Here’s the deal – if you already own Creative Suite editions or individual products, version CS3 or later (CS3, CS4, CS5, CS5.5 or CS6) you save US$20 per month for the first year on a Creative Cloud membership. Just sign up for an annual plan by August 31, 2012 and get Creative Cloud for just $29.99 per month for the first year.

 

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April 30, 2012

Video Tutorial – Julieanne’s Favorite Enhancements for Working with Layers in Photoshop CS6

In this video (Julieanne’s Favorite Enhancements for Working with Layers in Photoshop CS6), you’ll learn time-saving techniques to boost your productivity as Julieanne reveals essential enhancements that will improve the way you work with Layers, Groups, the new Properties panel, and much more!

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