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Hidden Photoshop Tips & Tricks

via CreativeLive


Everyone knows Adobe Photoshop® is full of amazing features — but where are they hidden?! Jesus Ramirez will show which ones are worth using when you really need to be efficient and productive. This session concentrates on Adobe Photoshop tips, features and techniques that most people never think to use and some tricks even the expert may not be aware of!

Software Used: Adobe Photoshop CC 2017


  • Class Introduction
  • Adjustment Layer Tips
  • Saturation and Luminosity Maps for Compositing
  • Making LUT Files From Adjustment Layers
  • Using the B&W Adjustment Layer to Adjust Color
  • Eight Special Blending Modes: Opacity vs Fill
  • Pass-Through: Group Blending Modes and Compositing
  • How to Maximize Template Files (PSDT)
  • Open a Flattened Version of a Large Layered PSD and Using PSB
  • Select Colors From Outside of Photoshop
  • Two Windows Open From The Same Document
  • How to Use Photoshop Search
  • Bring Back Old Refine Edge Tool
  • Bokeh Overlays
  • Using the Magic Wand to Make Object Selections
  • Using Grass Brush for Cloning
  • Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Using Actions as a Text File
  • Using Content-Aware Scale
  • Channel Based Selections
  • Using Channel Luminosity to Make Selections

Taught by

Jesús Ramirez

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