Knowing Photoshop shortcuts can help speed up your work time. Here are 18 Photoshop Shortcuts you must know if you want to be confident at using photoshop. Enjoy.
Note: I am using Window shortcuts, if you are using an Apple replace Ctrl = Cmd and Alt = Opt.
Have text and size selected and press the up and down arrows.
Press on the eye icon to view layer
Layer Content Selection
Hold down the ctrl key and click on the box on the layer.
Drag the layer or folder to the ‘new layer’ icon.
Click on the above layer and merge pressing Ctrl and E.
Edit size of Layer Item
Select layer, press ctrl and T, with the mouse change size on image corners. As you change image size hold down the shift key if you don’t want to distort the image.
Toggle through Blending Modes
Go to layer, select blending modes and scroll through using up and down keys.
Small Layer nudge
Go to the layer, hold down on ctrl key and move using arrows.
Large Layer Nudge
Go to the layer, hold down on shift key and move using arrows.
Zoom to 100%
Click on the magnifying glass 2 times.
Change Workspace Background Color
Choose what color you like, select the Paint Bucket tool hold down shift and press the background.
Switch Between Multiple Documents
Press Ctrl + Tab to change open documents.
Select brush and change sizes using the bracket keys.
Change Layer Palette Thumbnail size
Click on the menu and go down to the Layer Palette Option and select.