The Photoshop toolbox

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The Photoshop toolbox, located along the far left side of the window contains clickable shortcuts to all of Photoshop’s tools. Most of the tools have a keyboard shortcut as well. If you hover the mouse over the icon for several seconds, a box will appear showing the shortcut key. Icons that have a triangle in the lower corner have additional hidden tools underneath. Taking the… Continue Reading

Photoshop basics: setup & workflow

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Photoshop is one of the most powerful photo editing programs around. Assuming you have little to no experience with Photoshop yet, we’ll start with the basics. In the first half of this post we’ll walk through the basic install and setup. The second half is all about establishing your editing workflow from start to finish. Purchase and Install The newest versions of Adobe software are… Continue Reading