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Photoshop Beginner: Moving, Rotating, Duplicating, Pattern Making & Layer Management

Benjamin Halsall, Teaching YouTubers, Creatives & Lovers of Design

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13 Videos (15m)
    • Class Introduction

    • Moving & Resizing with the Move Tool

    • Scaling & Smart Objects to Keep Image Quality

    • Selecting, Duplicating & Moving Layers

    • Selecting & Deleting Layers

    • Transforming & Rotating Smart Object Layers

    • Precision Rotations & Movements

    • Cutting Out & Removing Layer Backgrounds

    • Selecting and Moving Multiple Layers

    • Aligning Multiple Layers

    • Duplicating Layers within Layer Groups & Hiding Layer Groups

    • Rotate, Repeat & Duplicate

    • Hue & Saturation Adjustment Layers & Class Wrap Up


About This Class

In this easy to follow beginner class you will learn lots of useful tips and tricks for moving, resizing, duplicating, managing layers as well as beginning to look at how these features can be used for pattern making and layer control in Adobe Photoshop.

In this course you will cover:

  • Moving images from one file to another quickly and efficiently
  • Moving images
  • Resizing images
  • Resizing and moving multiple image layers in one go
  • Layer groups
  • Creating patterns through duplication
  • Selecting multiple layers
  • Deleting layers
  • Re-organising layers
  • Pattern creation
  • Clipping masks & adjustment layers to control color

5 of 5 students recommendSee All

I have never seen anyone add more white space to the sides of the object after selecting the white background to delete it. I don't understand what that does. It was not clearly explained.
Ben is a great instructor! Clear and practical!





Benjamin Halsall

Teaching YouTubers, Creatives & Lovers of Design

For the designer in you I create fun short lessons in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator & Adobe InDesign. I include some creative and technical tips in all my lessons which are always easy to follow. Check out my popular Banksy Yourself Photoshop Class, how to create Polygonal Patterns in Adobe Illustrator or my Photoshop Drawing & Painting Fundamentals.

For Final Cut Pro X editors check out my course Learn Final Cut Pro X in 25 Minutes or learn how to put video inside type, create gr...

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