Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Higher Photos...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Introduction:...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Overview<br /...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Tools<br />Ma...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Tools: Contin...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Modifiers:Alt...
Modifiers:Shift[S]<br />Shift+Click: <br />When making a selection, the proportions are constrained to equivalence (square...
Modifiers: Ctrl[C]<br />When in selection mode, it causes the pointer to act more like the move tool<br />Shawnee County&a...
Modifiers: Space<br />(Technically, not a modifier, but…)<br />When making a selection, space allows moving<br />space is ...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Single-KeySho...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Single-KeySho...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Combinations<...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Combinations:...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Mouse Combina...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Layer Tab Wor...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Layer Tab Wor...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Additional In...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Conclusion:La...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Questions?<br />
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Questions?<br...
Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Resources and...
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  1. 1. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Higher Photoshop Productivity<br />Use Photoshop with greater efficiency and effect.David Eldridge<br />
  2. 2. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Introduction: Purpose/Flow<br />This presentation file is incomplete:<br />Light overview<br />Few pictures<br />Memory overload<br />Key in on your tasks<br />
  3. 3. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Overview<br />Tools<br />Modifiers<br />Single-Key Shortcuts<br />Combinations<br />Actions<br />Mouse Combinations<br />Layer Work<br />Additional Interest<br />
  4. 4. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Tools<br />Many Keyboard Shortcuts are One-handed:<br />M: Marquee: (↑: Ellip/Rect || Vert/Horiz 1px line)<br />L: Lasso: (↑: Plain/Poly/Magnet)<br />V: Move<br />W: (↑: Quick Selection Tool/Magic Wand)<br />I: (↑: Eyedropper/Color Sampler/Ruler/Note/Count)<br />
  5. 5. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Tools: Continued<br />Many Keyboard Shortcuts are One-handed:<br />J: ‘Heal’: (↑: Spot Healing Brush/Healing Brush/Patch/Red Eye)<br />B: Brush: (↑: Brush/Pencil/Color Replacement)<br />G: ‘Paint’: (↑: Paint Bucket/Gradient)<br />T: Type: (↑: Horizontal Type/…/…/…)<br />
  6. 6. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Modifiers:Alt[A]<br />Alt+Click: <br />When making a selection, the beginning point becomes the center.<br />When modifying a selection it’s subtractive.<br />Click, Alt:<br />When making a selection, the beginning point becomes the center.<br />
  7. 7. Modifiers:Shift[S]<br />Shift+Click: <br />When making a selection, the proportions are constrained to equivalence (squared).<br />When modifying a selection it’s additive.<br />Click, Shift:<br />When making a selection, the proportions are constrained to equivalence (squared).<br />Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />[ 7 ]<br />
  8. 8. Modifiers: Ctrl[C]<br />When in selection mode, it causes the pointer to act more like the move tool<br />Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />[ 8 ]<br />
  9. 9. Modifiers: Space<br />(Technically, not a modifier, but…)<br />When making a selection, space allows moving<br />space is like the hand tool when you are not making a selection<br />Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />[ 9 ]<br />
  10. 10. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Single-KeyShortcuts<br />D: Change colors to black (fore) and white (back)<br />X: Swap Fore- and Background colors<br />Z: Zoom (better to use [C]= or [C]-)<br />Ctrl+= looks likeCtrl++, but isn’t<br />Technically, Ctrl++ aka Ctrl+Shift+= is something else<br />
  11. 11. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Single-KeyShortcuts<br />F: Full Screen<br />Tab: Toggle the tools and tabs<br />[ OR ]: Contract or Expand (brush)<br />01-00,1-0: Change opacity (tool or layer)<br />01,02…50…99,00: 1,2…50…99,100%<br />1,2,5,9,0: 10,20,50,90,100%<br />
  12. 12. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Combinations<br />Ctrl+A/C/X/V: Select All, Copy, Cut, Paste<br />Ctrl+R: Toggle Rulers<br />Ctrl+J: Duplicate Layer<br />Ctrl+T: Transform Layer<br />Ctrl+Alt+Shift+N: New Layer w/o dialog box<br />Ctrl+Delete w/selection: Fill (w/background)<br />Alt+Delete w/selection: Fill (w/foreground)<br />
  13. 13. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Combinations: More<br />Ctrl+I: Invert selection colors<br />Ctrl+Shift+I: Invert selection<br />Ctrl+D: Select None<br />Ctrl+H: Hide guides, selection (marching ants), …<br />Ctrl+Shift+C: Copy merged<br />Ctrl+(Alt+)=/-: zoom and more<br />
  14. 14. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Mouse Combinations<br />Ctrl+Alt+Shift+N: New Layer w/o dialog box<br />Ctrl+Alt+Scroll Wheel[↑,↓]: Zoom in, out<br />Alt+Click: (in ‘fill’ modes) samples color to the foreground palette<br />Drag Click for speedy visibility toggling<br />
  15. 15. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Layer Tab Work<br />Ctrl+Click thumb…/…mask: Load as selection<br />Drag layer(s) into New: make copy of layer(s)<br />Ctrl+Alt+Drag…: Copy layer style/mask to new layer<br />“Convert to Smart Objects”<br />
  16. 16. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Layer Tab Work: More<br />Double click thumbnails:<br />Vector Smart Objects: opens original in editor<br />Bitmap: layer style dialog<br />Background: new layer from background dialog<br />Fill/Adj. Layers: settings dialog<br />Text: select in edit mode<br />Double click captions: rename layer<br />Double click right side: layer style dialog<br />Ctrl+/Shift+Click (on caption): selects many layers<br />
  17. 17. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Additional Interest<br />Create New Docs and Snapshots from History<br />Use actions to save time<br />Use actions in batches to save more time<br />Use drag controls for opacity, sizes, etc.<br />Use tool settings for more control<br />“Crop” trims; “Canvas Size…” doesn’t<br />Drag Rulers, Swap units, Use your imagination<br />
  18. 18. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Conclusion:Last Things<br />We covered tons<br />There’s much more<br />Consider teaching us<br />
  19. 19. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Questions?<br />
  20. 20. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Questions?<br />No? Good.<br />
  21. 21. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Resources and Tools<br />Shortcuts: tr.im/PsCuts<br />
  22. 22. Shawnee County&apos;s logo is protected by law. All other presentation content is in the public domain.<br />Contact<br />Please send any more questions to<br />goodbooksfree@gmail.com<br />785.783.4755<br />tr.im/rgum<br />

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