layer tips

Quickly change opacity in Photoshop
Published on May 22nd, 2011

When a Photohop layer is selected, you can very quickly change it’s opacity by pressing a numeric key to change its value. For example, hitting 4 will bring the layer’s opacity to 40%.

Convert layer styles into their own layers in Photoshop
Published on March 22nd, 2010

One thing I like to do quite often is to try getting more control over my layers styles, for this it is very simple: just turn it into an independant layer.