Month: January 2017

Luminance Adjustments

Luminance is the intensity of light emitted from a area. The darkest luminance levels are known as the shadows, the brightest luminance levels are known as the highlights and then the luminance levels in between are known as midtones. There

Cropping Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts

Tips and TricksĀ  &#8984 + “H” – Hide the crop boundary box. The crop tool is still active and the image still can be cropped with out the distraction of the crop boundary box. Shortcuts “C” – Selects the Crop

Layer Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts

Tips and Tricks Rename Multiple Layers Double-clicking on a layer name and rename Press the Tab key to advance to the next layer Rename layer Press the Tab key continue to next layer or Press Enter to end Load Layer

Screen Modes

This post details the how to control the three different screen modes in Photoshop. Screen Modes Standard Screen Mode Full Screen Mode with Menu Bar Full Screen Mode There are two methods to change the screen modes. The first is

Zoom and Pan

This post details the methods to navigate an image in Photoshop, zoom and panning. Three methods to zoom (incremental, continuous, custom) and the methods to pan are detailed separately. While they are detail below, two commands to note follow. Command