5 Things You Need to Know About Photoshop Layers

Adobe Wordwide Design Evangelist Terry White is back with some more helpful tips. Last we saw 5 helpful tips about the Lightroom catalog. This time around, Terry is showing off 5 cool features that are worth knowing about Photoshop layers.

These are rather new features for the Photoshop CC crowd, so if you are using an older version, these tips probably don’t apply. Here’s a quick list of an overview of the tips from the video above: [Read more…]

Photoshop CC Sneak Peek: Focus Masks

In this video, Senior Photoshop Product Manager Zorana Gee shares a sneak peek of a new feature Adobe is working on for Photoshop CC. It’s a new way to make an automatic selection based off of pixels that are in-focus versus out-of-focus, called Focus Masks.

Expect to see this and more new bells and whistles next week on June 18 for Adobe’s lastest edition of Creative Cloud.

4 Hidden Gems in Photoshop CC

Adobe Photoshop evangelist, Terry White, posted a new video that shows off four hidden gems in Photoshop CC. While not very useful to my everyday workflow, I had no idea any of these existed. Check out the list below and you can watch the full tutorial in the embedded video above.

  1. Layer names now support 256 characters allowing you to auto-generate many more assets on a single layer
  2. Fill command lets you insert a tree as a pattern into images
  3. Fill command lets you insert a frame as a pattern into images
  4. Converting a background into a layer by just clicking the unlock