Adobe Photoshop: Tool Techniques - Focus Guide by MacNamara D. (ed.)

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Spoilt for choice In a way, the later, feature-rich versions spoil you by giving you so many options to work with. The History palette, introduced in version 5, is a fantastic time-saving device. It’s also an incredible feature Brushes and Pencil tools Page 34 Photoshop’s brush editing system gets the most from Brush tools Page 35 Access Photoshop’s hidden Page 36 Learn about the importance of extras for more versatility Spacing, Flow and Opacity for brushes Page 41 Dual Brushes offer the user Page 43 The History Brush offers superb photo manipulation options Page 45 The Art History Brush allows you to turn an image into a painting unprecedented levels of detail that takes the basic Photoshop functions and multiplies their capabilities tenfold.

Choose the display option for the presets from the preset menu. You can display the presets as a list or as icons if you prefer. The basic Brush settings, such as Size, Shape and Angle as well as the spacing control can be accessed by clicking the Brush Tip Shape section at the top, the controls of which display at the bottom of the palette. The panel can be expanded by dragging the bottom-right corner. The Brushes palette is very versatile but can seem a bit complicated at first. It’s far more advanced than in previous versions.

Here’s our starting image to which we want to apply some special effects. First of all we resized it to make it a bit smaller. Typing [Ctrl/Command]+[I] inverts the image, turning the shades and colours to their opposites. This will be be the basis for the effect we want to achieve using the History Brush, and it has been saved as a state in the History palette. 2 We want to get the image back as is was so that we can selectively invert it, but undoing the last step also clears the state from the History, which is no good.

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