How to Link Two Layers in Photoshop CS5

Layers in Photoshop provide you with the option to segment parts of an image so that you can edit them separately. Your layers are visible in the Layers panel, and clicking on a link will make it the active selection. But you may have a need to link layers in Photoshop when you want to […]

How to Change the Color of a Selection in Photoshop CS5

If you want to change the color of part of your image, there are several ways that you can do so. You could create a new adjustment layer and make a saturation adjustment until you see the desired color or color range, but there’s a faster way to change a color. Selections in Adobe Photoshop […]

How Do You Add Fonts to Photoshop CS5?

If there is a great font that you have found on a site like Google Fonts then you may want to use it in an image that you are editing on your computer. But there isn’t an obvious way to use new fonts in many image editing applications, so you might be wondering how to […]

How to Create a Speech Bubble in Photoshop CS5

A common addition that you might need to make to an image in Photoshop is the addition on some text. You might even need to make it look like someone is saying that text. Therefore you may need to know how ot create a speech bubble in Adobe Photoshop. While there are a lot of […]

How to Fill a Background Layer in Photoshop CS5

There are a lot of features in Adobe photoshop that can make it easier to perform certain tasks. For example, you may be wondering how to fill a background layer in Photoshop if you need a different color and don’t want to fill it in with a pen or shape tool. Most default Photoshop CS5 […]

How to Reduce the Size of a JPEG File in Photoshop CS5

Managing file sizes when it comes to images is important if your work is going online. Google values site speed when it ranks Web pages, and large images are a big contributing factor for that speed. Therefore you may be wondering how to reduce file size in Adobe Photoshop CS5. The ability to add layers […]

How to Rotate Text in Adobe Photoshop CS5

Text that you add to an image in Adobe Photoshop is going to be horizontal by default. However, your needs might require it to be diagonal, or displayed at some other angle. Fortunately it’s possible to rotate text in Adobe photoshop by using the Transform tool. Many people think of Adobe Photoshop as a tool […]

How to Draw an Arrow in Photoshop CS5

While Photoshop may be thought of as a way to edit existing images, it also has a lot of tools that allow you to create images from scratch, or to add things to your pictures. This means that you can learn how to draw an arrow in Photoshop. Pictures might be worth a thousand words, […]

How to Change the Size of a Layer in Photoshop CS5

One of the biggest reasons to use Photoshop is the ability to separate image elements into layers. This allows you to change individual elements, meaning that you can change the size of a single layer in Photoshop without affecting the rest of the image elements. An important distinction when you are creating and editing images […]

How to Flip a Layer in Photoshop CS5

It’s likely that you will need to know how to flip a layer in Photoshop if there’s text or an image that would look better if it were backwards or upside down. The ability to edit in layers is probably my favorite part about Adobe Photoshop. It opens up a world of possibilities by allowing […]