Photoshop getting started tutorial (3): layers and photoshop getting started tutorial
Learning Experience: layers can be said to be the core of Photoshop and seem simple, but all the edits to images are based on layers. It is like a transparent, non-thickness glass paper. Each glass paper has different effects. It is layered and added to display brilliant results.
When performing image processing, it is best not to destroy the original image or directly edit it on the original image. It may be found that the previous operations need to be modified at the end of work, but the number of operation steps is too large, and the "History" tool cannot be used anymore. At this time, the layer becomes a hero to save the world. A simple method is to copy a layer of the original film as a backup layer before starting the film repair. Good at using layers, the most basic and core element in Photoshop.
This section describes some basic layer operations:
1. Create a Layer
2. Copy Layers
Drag the layer to the new layer icon to copy the layer.
3. Delete Layers
4. Merge Layers
Merge multiple layers into one layer
5. Layer groups
Grouping is the most basic thing you need to know when using PS layering. Grouping does not make a great contribution to the design, but its importance is very obvious. Grouping helps to organize layers. In addition to naming layers correctly, grouping can also classify layers well to improve workflow. Because you no longer need to search all layers for a pixel, you just need to start from the group and quickly find it!
6. Color Identification
Like the layer grouping, the color logo does not make a great contribution to the design, but its importance is very obvious. It is very convenient to manage layers. A layer management tool.
7. Link Layer
As the name suggests, a link layer is to link two and two layers to facilitate simultaneous movement.
8. Adjust the Layer Sequence
Different layers can be stacked in order to display different effects. Drag the layer on the layer panel to adjust the order of the layers.
9. layer style
The layer style provides you with many options to improve the design. It is usually used for UI icon design.
Demo Video: http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XOTAwMTk5MzQw.html
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