Photoshop for Designers: Type Essentials
Duration: 2hr 37m | Video: h264, yuv420p, 960x540 30fps | Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, 2 ch | 535 MB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
For this installment of Photoshop for Designers, Nigel French explains the fundamentals of working with type in Photoshop, distinguishing when it is appropriate to set type in Photoshop rather than InDesign or Illustrator and what makes Photoshop unique for certain type treatments. This course demonstrates essential techniques, such as entering and editing text; interacting with type layers; and adjusting the color, transparency, character and paragraph formatting of type.
The pros and cons of setting type in PhotoshopSetting type preferencesChoosing fontsSizing typeEntering glyphs and special charactersTracking and kerning typeUsing Baseline ShiftWorking with OpenType fonts Justifying and aligning paragraphsMasking type with clipping masksWarping typeConverting type to shape layers