Photoshop Training

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Photoshop Training

  1. 1. Photoshop Training Best Practices For File Management
  2. 2. OVERVIEW • Color Mode • Resolution • Cropping • Resizing • Layers
  3. 3. 01 Color Modes All images should be CMYK To change color modes from RGB to CMYK, use the menu bar. Image > Mode > select “CMYK Color”.
  4. 4. 02 Resolution Converting to 300 dpi Step 1: Menu Bar > Image > Image Size Step 2: Uncheck “Resample Image” Example 1 Step 3: ChangeResolution to 300
  5. 5. 03 Cropping If your creating a clipping path on an image, crop the file down to actual size to reduce file size Command Click on path Step 1: “Command + Click” on path, this will select the clipping path Step 2: Menu Bar > Select> Inverse, Then hit the “delete” key Step 3: Menu Bar > Select> Inverse, Step 4: Menu Bar > Image > Crop, this will crop the image down to the clipping path selection Example 2
  6. 6. 04Resizing 39.1 MB 1.2 MB Not every photo needs to be resized, just extreme files Most Adpro downloads are ok, but check glamour and beauty shots. Example 3
  7. 7. 05 Layers Any unused layers should be deleted to decrease file size, and resaved as an eps file. Don’t destroy the original psd file Example 4
  8. 8. 06 Clipping Paths Step 1 – Click on Pop-up menu in the upper right hand corner, make a “new path” Step 2 – Select Pen tool, make path Step 3 – Click on Pop-up menu in the upper right hand corner, choose ”Clipping Path” Step 4 – Crop (Under “image” in the menu bar) Step 5 – Save as EPS Flatness The lower the number the greater the number of straight lines used to draw curves, and the more accurate the curves will be. Photoshop recommends 1-3 for 300 dpi art Example 5

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