how to draw a rounded rectangle in photoshop cs5

Photoshop Rounded Rectangle – How to Make One in Photoshop CS5

While you might have already familiarized yourself with some of the different shape tools in Adobe Photoshop, you might have run into some trouble if you needed a shape with rounded corners. Fortunately, you can learn how to make a rounded rectangle in Photoshop using similar methods to the ones that you used to make … Read more

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How to Create a Keyboard Shortcut to Rotate Images in Photoshop CS5

Once you start experimenting with the different keyboard shortcuts in Photoshop, especially for the actions that you perform regularly, it can really improve your experience with the application. But if you have been looking for a Photoshop rotate shortcut, you might have discovered that there isn’t one. Luckily that doesn’t mean that you can’t use … Read more

how to rotate a single layer by 90 degrees in photoshop cs5

How to Rotate a Single Layer 90 Degrees in Photoshop CS5

If you have ever tried to rotate a rectangle in Photoshop then you may have encountered trouble in doing so. Adobe Photoshop shapes and image elements work a little differently than those that you might be familiar with in Microsoft Word or Google Docs. To rotate a rectangle or other shape in Photoshop you need … Read more

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How to Rename a Layer in Photoshop CS5

When you use Adobe Photoshop for basic image editing then you may only need to deal with a couple of layers. But more complex images can quickly become very difficult to navigate, especially if you have multiple layers that each affect the display of individual elements within your image. Therefore it can be useful to … Read more

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How to Center a Layer in Photoshop CS5

There are many adjustments that you can make to an image in Photoshop. Some of these adjustments need to be done manually, while others can be performed automatically. One such formatting choice involves centering a layer on your canvas. While you can manually drag layer objects to the center, you might be looking for a … Read more

How to Change the Transparency Grid Color in Photoshop CS5

When you work with a lot of images in Photoshop, it’s inevitable that you will either need to create an image where part of it is transparent, or you will find yourself working with an existing transparent image. When you encounter a file like this, the transparent parts are indicated by a gray grid. But, … Read more