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Photoshop shortcuts to speed up your workflow – Part 1
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Photoshop shortcuts to speed up your workflow

Photoshop shortcuts to speed up your workflow Part 1

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These shortcuts include layering, text, viewing and image handling.

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When working in Photoshop, simple tasks can become a hindrance to your workflow. So to help out, we've got a great selection of Photoshop shortcuts right here, all guaranteed to speed up your workflow once you get the hang of them.

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Create New layer

MAC: Shift+Cmd+NWINDOWS: Shift+Ctrl+N

Get started on your latest project in next to no time with this handy shortcut that instantly whips up a new layer and dialog box

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Create new layer behind selected layerMAC: Ctrl+New Layer iconWINDOWS: Cmd+New Layer IconMastering the new layer shortcut is a doddle, so once your ready to drop in a layer behind it, be sure to use this shortcut.

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Fill a layerMAC: Alt+Backspace (foreground) or Cmd+Backspace (background)WINDOWS: Alt+Delete (foreground) or Ctrl+Delete (background)This command will fill an empty later with the current foreground or background colour.

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Flatten layersMAC: Cmd+Alt+Shift+EWINDOWS: Ctrl+Alt+Shift+EAdd a new, empty layer to the top of your stack, select it and use the above command to flatten the layers in an image to sharpen the result. This adds a flattened version of the image to the new layer but leaves the layers intact too

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Merge visible layersMAC: Cmd+Shift+EWINDOWS: Ctrl+Shift+EThis command will allow you merge all your existing layers in order to create one new layer. Beware! Once merged, they are extremely difficult to seperate.

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Stamp down selected layersMAC: Cmd+Alt+EWINDOWS: Ctrl+Alt+EOnce you've selected your layers, use this command to merge them into just one layer. To see them merged as a new layer, simply add in the Shift modifier. This is useful if you need to make adjustments later on.

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New layer via copyMAC: Cmd+JWINDOWS: Ctrl+JUse this command to create a new layer from an existing one. Sound complicated? Give it a go!

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New layer via cutMAC: Cmd+Shift+JWINDOWS: Ctrl+Shift+JLike creating a new layer via copy, this command will create a new layer with the selected image area in it, the only difference via cut is that it will remove the selected image portion from the original image.

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Bring layer to top of stackMAC: Cmd+Shift+]WINDOWS: Ctrl+Shift+]

Here, you can move your preferred layer to the top of the stack of images you're working with in Photoshop.

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Send layer to bottom of stackMAC: Cmd+Shift+[WINDOWS: Ctrl+Shift+[This is plenty self-explanatory in that it does exactly the same as the command above but in the opposite direction.

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Bring layer forwardMAC: Cmd+]WINDOWS: Ctrl+]This will allow you to bring any selected image to the front.

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Send layer backMAC: Cmd+[WINDOWS: Ctrl+[If you decide to change your mind, you can always select the image and send it to the back of the pile!

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