Customizing Photoshop By Dave Cross

44 min
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In this short course you’ll earn how to customize Photoshop to your liking, and to work more efficiently. You’ll find out about setting preferences, altering menus, using Tool Presets and Workspaces, and more.

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Learn some key settings to alter the appearance and performance of Photoshop
Create your own keyboard shortcuts and hide menu items you never use
See how to create and use your own custom layouts, including the keyboard shortcuts and custom menus you created
Save yourself tons of time by creating presets for commonly used tools and tool settings
Learn how to define brushes and shapes to speed up your every day work
Save time by creating your own color swatches and layer styles, and by customizing the appearance of the panels
Learn how to control all your presets - and create a backup plan - using the Preset Manager
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Meet your instructor

Dave Cross


For over 25 years, Dave Cross has been helping photographers and creative professionals get the most out of their software. Starting with Adobe Illustrator classes in 1987, Dave has taught Photoshop,Illustrator and InDesign to thousands of users around the world. He has a Bachelor of Education, is an Adobe Certified Instructor and is a Ce...

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  1. Profile photo of lucienr lucienr

    Good course ! Welll explained. It was useful for me.

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