Posts tagged "Vector Masks"

January 9, 2014

Video Tutorial – Top 5 Tips for Working with Vectors in Photoshop CC

In this episode of The Complete Picture, Julieanne demonstrates five of her favorite new and improved features for working with vectors. Discover path creation improvements, isolation mode, drag-selecting paths, path operation shortcuts, and more. 

Note: If you are new to Photoshop or skipped version 6, you might want to take a look at the re-engineered shape tools in this video “What’s New in Adobe Photoshop CS6” (vector layers begin at @ 44:45).

And, you can learn about rounded rectangles and Live Shape Properties in this video: “Adobe Photoshop: Favorite Features for Photographers”.

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April 24, 2013

Quick Tip – Displaying a Photograph within a Shape in Photoshop

In this Quick Tip, Julieanne demonstrates three different ways to display an image within a shape in Photoshop including vector masks, clipping masks, and layer groups.

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February 26, 2013

Moving and Copying Vector Layer Masks in Photoshop

• Drag a vector mask thumbnail in the Layers panel to move it from one layer to another.

• Option -drag (Mac) | Alt  -drag (Win) the vector mask thumbnail in the Layers panel to make a copy of the vector mask.

• Command + Shift -drag (Mac) | Control  + Shift -drag (Win) the vector mask thumbnail in the Layers panel to make an “inverted” copy of the vector mask.

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