Ask Dave Each week Dave Cross answers your Photoshop questions http://kelbytv.com/askdave Each week Dave Cross answers your Photoshop questions Ask Dave Ask Dave ©2017 Kelby Media Group en-us http://askdave.blip.tv/rss/itunes/ http://www.kelbytv.com/wp-content/themes/kelbytv_show/images/askdave_podcast_144.jpg Ask Dave http://kelbytv.com/askdave 144 144 Copy Smart Filters from One Document to Another Ask Dave Q: Can you copy smart filters from one document to another? Q: Can you copy smart filters from one document to another? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/08/06/copy-smart-filters-from-one-document-to-another/ Mon, 6 Aug 2012 15:57:09 +0000 251 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/08/askdave121.jpg Editing Menus Ask Dave Q: Why does my friend's version of Photoshop have different menus than mine? Q: Why does my friend's version of Photoshop have different menus than mine? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/07/30/editing-menus/ Mon, 30 Jul 2012 13:44:25 +0000 208 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/07/askdave120.jpg Keyboard Shortcuts for Adjustment Layers Ask Dave Q: Is it possible to apply keyboard shortcuts to adjustment layers? Q: Is it possible to apply keyboard shortcuts to adjustment layers? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/07/23/keyboard-shortcuts-for-adjustment-layers/ Mon, 23 Jul 2012 16:02:21 +0000 213 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/07/askdave119.jpg Scripted Patterns in CS6 Ask Dave Q: What is different with patterns in CS6? Q: What is different with patterns in CS6? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/06/25/scripted-patterns-in-cs6/ Mon, 25 Jun 2012 13:52:06 +0000 223 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/06/askdave118.jpg Working Faster with Layer Masks Ask Dave Q: How can I speed up my workflow when using Layer Masks? Q: How can I speed up my workflow when using Layer Masks? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/06/18/working-faster-with-layer-masks/ Mon, 18 Jun 2012 14:03:23 +0000 212 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/06/askdave117.jpg Manually Auto Align Layers Ask Dave Q: What do you do when you don't have enough of an overlap for the auto align layers function? Q: What do you do when you don't have enough of an overlap for the auto align layers function? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/06/11/manually-auto-align-layers/ Mon, 11 Jun 2012 15:24:33 +0000 196 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/06/askdave116.jpg Duplicate Multiple Layers Ask Dave Q: Is there a quick way to duplicate multiple layers at one time? Q: Is there a quick way to duplicate multiple layers at one time? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/06/04/duplicate-multiple-layers/ Mon, 4 Jun 2012 17:53:32 +0000 91 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/06/askdave115.jpg Using Vector Shape Layers in CS6 Ask Dave Q: How can I see the clearer version of a vector shape layer in CS6? Q: How can I see the clearer version of a vector shape layer in CS6? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/05/29/using-vector-shape-layers-in-cs6/ Tue, 29 May 2012 15:15:43 +0000 121 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/05/askdave114.jpg Camera Raw in CS5 vs CS6 Ask Dave Q: Why can't I see a difference between Camera Raw in CS6 from CS5? Q: Why can't I see a difference between Camera Raw in CS6 from CS5? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/05/21/camera-raw-in-cs5-vs-cs6/ Mon, 21 May 2012 16:26:40 +0000 201 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/05/askdave113.jpg Extend with Content Aware Move Tool Ask Dave Q: Here is why it is better to extend with Content Aware Move rather than use Content Aware Scale. Q: Here is why it is better to extend with Content Aware Move rather than use Content Aware Scale. http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/05/14/extend-with-content-aware-move-tool/ Mon, 14 May 2012 14:32:46 +0000 211 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/05/askdave112.jpg Crop Tool in CS6 Ask Dave Q: How do I use the new crop tool in Photoshop CS6? Q: How do I use the new crop tool in Photoshop CS6? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/05/07/crop-tool-in-cs6/ Mon, 7 May 2012 14:10:58 +0000 207 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/05/askdave111.jpg Improve Skies with a Layer Style Ask Dave Q: How can I improve the contrast in my skies using a layer style? Q: How can I improve the contrast in my skies using a layer style? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/04/30/improve-skies-with-a-layer-style/ Mon, 30 Apr 2012 14:13:38 +0000 157 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/04/askdave110.jpg Save Selections Inside a JPEG Ask Dave Q: Is it possible to save a channel selection inside a jpeg? Q: Is it possible to save a channel selection inside a jpeg? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/04/23/save-selections-inside-a-jpeg/ Mon, 23 Apr 2012 15:13:36 +0000 157 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/04/askdave109.jpg Better Results with Content Fill Ask Dave Q: How can I get better results using content aware fill? Q: How can I get better results using content aware fill? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/04/16/better-results-with-content-fill/ Mon, 16 Apr 2012 15:14:33 +0000 179 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/04/askdave108.jpg Auto Align Layers Ask Dave Q: What is the best way to combine two shots of the same subject and use the best elements of each picture? Q: What is the best way to combine two shots of the same subject and use the best elements of each picture? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/04/09/auto-align-layers/ Mon, 9 Apr 2012 14:27:49 +0000 117 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/04/askdave107.jpg Multiple Images, Multiple Layers Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to quickly load multiple images into one document as separate layers? Q: Is there a way to quickly load multiple images into one document as separate layers? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/04/02/multiple-images-multiple-layers/ Mon, 2 Apr 2012 14:31:01 +0000 101 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/04/askdave106.jpg Adding Logos in Multiple Colors Ask Dave Q: How do I add a logo in more than one color? Q: How do I add a logo in more than one color? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/03/19/adding-logos-in-multiple-colors/ Mon, 19 Mar 2012 16:31:30 +0000 130 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/03/askdave105.jpg Using the Reveal All Command Ask Dave Q: How can I reveal the excess of a layer that's sized bigger than my document? Q: How can I reveal the excess of a layer that's sized bigger than my document? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/03/12/using-the-reveal-all-command/ Mon, 12 Mar 2012 18:02:31 +0000 162 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/03/askdave104.jpg How to Use Displacement Maps Ask Dave Q: How do I use displacement maps in Photoshop? Q: How do I use displacement maps in Photoshop? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/03/05/how-to-use-displacement-maps/ Mon, 5 Mar 2012 16:09:52 +0000 143 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/03/askdave103.jpg Using Tools on Smart Object Layers Ask Dave Q: How do you use certain tools that appear not to work with smart object layers? Q: How do you use certain tools that appear not to work with smart object layers? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/02/27/using-tools-on-smart-object-layers/ Mon, 27 Feb 2012 15:05:01 +0000 201 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/02/askdave102.jpg Using Templates Ask Dave Q: How do you use layout templates? Q: How do you use layout templates? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/02/06/using-templates/ Mon, 6 Feb 2012 14:37:35 +0000 308 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/02/askdave101.jpg Moving Selections and Refine Edge Borders Ask Dave Q: Can I move a selection from one image to another, and, How can I use refine edge to create cool borders? Q: Can I move a selection from one image to another, and, How can I use refine edge to create cool borders? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/01/30/moving-selections-and-refine-edge-borders/ Mon, 30 Jan 2012 15:16:47 +0000 265 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/01/askdave100.jpg Advantages of Using Camera Raw Ask Dave Q: What are the advantages of using camera Raw versus Photoshop? Q: What are the advantages of using camera Raw versus Photoshop? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2012/01/23/advantages-of-using-camera-raw/ Mon, 23 Jan 2012 16:33:41 +0000 282 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2012/01/askdave99.jpg Cool Background Ask Dave Q: How did you make that cool background? Q: How did you make that cool background? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/12/21/cool-background/ Wed, 21 Dec 2011 19:29:51 +0000 179 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/12/ask_dave98.jpg Open Type Ask Dave Q: What are the advantages of using open type? Q: What are the advantages of using open type? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/12/19/open-type/ Mon, 19 Dec 2011 15:51:16 +0000 161 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/12/ask_dave97.jpg Save Selections Ask Dave Q: What does it mean to save a selection? What can you do with a saved selection? Q: What does it mean to save a selection? What can you do with a saved selection? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/12/12/save-selections/ Mon, 12 Dec 2011 15:21:21 +0000 226 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/12/askdave96.jpg Using Photoshop and Illustrator Together Ask Dave Q: What are some examples of how you can use Photoshop and Illustrator together? Q: What are some examples of how you can use Photoshop and Illustrator together? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/12/05/using-photoshop-and-illustrator-together/ Mon, 5 Dec 2011 15:51:48 +0000 376 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/12/askdave98.jpg Change Filter Settings Inside an Action Ask Dave Q: If I have created an action using a filter, can I change the settings of that filter? Q: If I have created an action using a filter, can I change the settings of that filter? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/11/28/change-filter-settings-inside-an-action/ Mon, 28 Nov 2011 16:36:02 +0000 203 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/11/askdave94.jpg Managing Presets Ask Dave Q: How do you control presets? Q: How do you control presets? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/11/14/managing-presets/ Mon, 14 Nov 2011 12:57:50 +0000 267 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/11/askdave93.jpg Using the Slice Tool Ask Dave Q: What is the slice tool used for? Q: What is the slice tool used for? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/11/07/using-the-slice-tool/ Mon, 7 Nov 2011 13:34:13 +0000 241 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/11/askdave92.jpg Paste Into vs. Clipping Mask Ask Dave Q: Is it better to use the Paste Into command or a Clipping Mask? Q: Is it better to use the Paste Into command or a Clipping Mask? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/10/31/paste-into-vs-clipping-mask/ Mon, 31 Oct 2011 11:53:48 +0000 225 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/10/askdave91.jpg Blend If Sliders Ask Dave Q: What do Blend If sliders do? Q: What do Blend If sliders do? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/10/24/blend-if-sliders/ Mon, 24 Oct 2011 12:22:11 +0000 262 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/10/askdave90.jpg Mixing Black and White with Color Gradients Ask Dave Q: How do you add a dual effect of black and white and color gradients? Q: How do you add a dual effect of black and white and color gradients? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/10/17/mixing-black-and-white-with-color-gradients/ Mon, 17 Oct 2011 12:59:07 +0000 192 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/10/askdave89.jpg Undo Part of a Sharpening Adjustment Ask Dave Q: Is is possible to undo part of a sharpening brush adjustment? Q: Is is possible to undo part of a sharpening brush adjustment? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/10/10/undo-part-of-a-sharpening-adjustment/ Mon, 10 Oct 2011 11:22:42 +0000 200 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/10/askdave88.jpg Add Blend Modes to Multiple Layers At Once Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to add a universal blend mode to multiple layers? Q: Is there a way to add a universal blend mode to multiple layers? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/10/03/add-blend-modes-to-multiple-layers-at-once/ Mon, 3 Oct 2011 11:49:08 +0000 117 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/10/askdave87.jpg Adding a Smile Ask Dave Q: What is the best way to add a smile to someone's face? Q: What is the best way to add a smile to someone's face? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/09/26/adding-a-smile/ Mon, 26 Sep 2011 13:59:22 +0000 356 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/09/askdave86.jpg Smart Filters That Are Not Filters Ask Dave Q: Is it possible to use something besides a filter as a smart filter? Q: Is it possible to use something besides a filter as a smart filter? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/09/19/smart-filters-that-are-not-filters/ Mon, 19 Sep 2011 14:23:12 +0000 186 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/09/askdave85.jpg Paste One Photo Into Another Ask Dave Q: Is there a quicker way to mask one photo inside of another? Q: Is there a quicker way to mask one photo inside of another? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/09/14/paste-one-photo-into-another/ Wed, 14 Sep 2011 15:54:15 +0000 176 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/09/askdave84.jpg Multiple Smart Filters on the Same Smart Object Ask Dave Q: Is it possible to add multiple smart filters or masks on the same smart object? Q: Is it possible to add multiple smart filters or masks on the same smart object? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/09/06/multiple-smart-filters-on-the-same-smart-object/ Tue, 6 Sep 2011 12:26:35 +0000 341 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/09/askdave831.jpg Multiple Direction Blurs Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to apply multiple direction blurs? Q: Is there a way to apply multiple direction blurs? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/08/29/multiple-direction-blurs/ Mon, 29 Aug 2011 20:42:46 +0000 4:55 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/08/askdave82.jpg Interactive Actions Ask Dave Q: Can I pause an action to change settings every time I use it? Q: Can I pause an action to change settings every time I use it? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/08/22/interactive-actions/ Mon, 22 Aug 2011 14:50:23 +0000 3:45 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/08/askdave81.jpg Editing a Step in an Action Ask Dave Q: Can I change a single step inside a recorded action? Q: Can I change a single step inside a recorded action? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/08/15/editing-a-step-in-an-action/ Mon, 15 Aug 2011 14:20:48 +0000 3:31 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/08/askdave80.jpg Text and Textures Ask Dave Q: How can I fill text with a texture and keep lots of editing options? Q: How can I fill text with a texture and keep lots of editing options? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/08/08/text-and-textures/ Mon, 8 Aug 2011 13:29:54 +0000 5:22 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/08/askdave79.jpg Quick Mask Ask Dave Q: What is Quick Mask and what would I use it for? Q: What is Quick Mask and what would I use it for? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/08/01/quick-mask/ Mon, 1 Aug 2011 10:25:09 +0000 4:29 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/08/askdave78.jpg Threshold Adjustment Layers Ask Dave Q: Is there a practical use for threshold adjustment layers? Q: Is there a practical use for threshold adjustment layers? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/07/25/threshold-adjustment-layers/ Mon, 25 Jul 2011 14:56:09 +0000 4:40 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/07/askdave77.jpg Sharpening for Print and Web Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to sharpen for print and then easily change it for web? Q: Is there a way to sharpen for print and then easily change it for web? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/07/18/sharpening-for-print-and-web/ Mon, 18 Jul 2011 13:35:49 +0000 4:33 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/07/askdave76.jpg Reduce Banding in Gradients Ask Dave Q: How do I reduce banding in gradients? Q: How do I reduce banding in gradients? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/07/11/reduce-banding-in-gradients/ Mon, 11 Jul 2011 13:58:51 +0000 4:47 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/07/askdave75.jpg Saving Brushes in Preset Manager Ask Dave Q: How do I save brushes and access them later? Q: How do I save brushes and access them later? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/07/05/saving-brushes-in-preset-manager/ Tue, 5 Jul 2011 14:34:22 +0000 4:23 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/07/askdave74.jpg Selections vs. Masks Ask Dave Q: What is the difference between a selection and a mask? Q: What is the difference between a selection and a mask? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/06/27/selections-vs-masks/ Mon, 27 Jun 2011 14:40:56 +0000 5:25 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/06/askdave73.jpg Glass Type Effect Ask Dave Q: How do you make type look like glass? Q: How do you make type look like glass? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/06/20/glass-type-effect/ Mon, 20 Jun 2011 14:16:41 +0000 5:21 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/06/askdave72.jpg Lens Flare in Specific Spot Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to position a lens flare in a specific spot in an image? Q: Is there a way to position a lens flare in a specific spot in an image? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/06/13/lens-flare-in-specific-spot/ Mon, 13 Jun 2011 15:42:12 +0000 2:37 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/06/askdave71.jpg Move a Lens Flare Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to add a lens flare filter that you can move around? Q: Is there a way to add a lens flare filter that you can move around? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/06/06/move-a-lens-flare/ Mon, 6 Jun 2011 13:24:42 +0000 3:20 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/06/askdave70.jpg The Benefits of Adjustment Layers Ask Dave Q: What kinds of things can I do with adjustment layers? Q: What kinds of things can I do with adjustment layers? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/05/31/the-benefits-of-adjustment-layers/ Tue, 31 May 2011 14:04:42 +0000 4:20 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/05/askdave69.jpg Selecting Edges That Are Hard to See Ask Dave Q: How do I select something when it's hard to see the edges? Q: How do I select something when it's hard to see the edges? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/05/23/selecting-edges-that-are-hard-to-see/ Mon, 23 May 2011 15:10:00 +0000 2:58 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/05/askdave68.jpg Make Facial Features Less Obvious Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to retouch facial features to make them less obvious? Q: Is there a way to retouch facial features to make them less obvious? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/05/16/make-facial-features-less-obvious/ Mon, 16 May 2011 14:47:46 +0000 3:22 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/05/ask_dave67.jpg How to Use Matting Ask Dave Q: What is matting used for? Q: What is matting used for? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/05/09/how-to-use-matting/ Mon, 9 May 2011 14:15:00 +0000 3:01 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/05/askdave66.jpg Scale Layer Effects Ask Dave Q: How do I change layer properties when I change the size? Q: How do I change layer properties when I change the size? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/05/02/scale-layer-effects/ Mon, 2 May 2011 14:20:39 +0000 2:09 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/05/askdave65.jpg Crop with Divine Proportions Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to replace the crop overlay with the divine proportions (or golden ratio)? Q: Is there a way to replace the crop overlay with the divine proportions (or golden ratio)? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/04/26/crop-with-divine-proportions/ Tue, 26 Apr 2011 13:24:37 +0000 3:01 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/04/askdave64.jpg Auto Straighten and Separate Scanned Images Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to automatically straighten and crop my scanned images? Q: Is there a way to automatically straighten and crop my scanned images? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/04/18/automatically-straighten-and-separate-scanned-images/ Mon, 18 Apr 2011 15:07:01 +0000 1:42 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/04/askdave63.jpg Export From Bridge CS5 Ask Dave Q: How do I make use of the new Export feature in Bridge CS5? Q: How do I make use of the new Export feature in Bridge CS5? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/04/11/export-from-bridge-cs5/ Mon, 11 Apr 2011 14:28:53 +0000 3:29 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/04/askdave62.jpg Crop an Image for the iPad Ask Dave Q: How do i crop an image to fit on my iPad? Q: How do i crop an image to fit on my iPad? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/04/04/crop-an-image-for-the-ipad/ Mon, 4 Apr 2011 16:32:12 +0000 2:54 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/04/askdave61.jpg How to Draw a Line to a Specific Angle Ask Dave Q: Is there a way to draw a line to a specific angle? Q: Is there a way to draw a line to a specific angle? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/03/28/how-to-draw-a-line-to-a-specific-angle/ Mon, 28 Mar 2011 10:02:43 +0000 1:56 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/03/askdave60.jpg Upsize an iPhone Photo Ask Dave Q: How do I up-size my iPhone photo without losing quality? Q: How do I up-size my iPhone photo without losing quality? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/03/21/upsize-an-iphone-photo/ Mon, 21 Mar 2011 14:20:40 +0000 5:36 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/03/askdave59.jpg Constrain a Document to Specific File Size Ask Dave Q: How do I constrain a document to specific file size? Q: How do I constrain a document to specific file size? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/03/14/constrain-a-document-to-specific-file-size/ Mon, 14 Mar 2011 18:25:48 +0000 3:43 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/03/askdave58.jpg Transfer a Workspace for a Mac to a PC Ask Dave Q: How do I transfer a Workspace for Mac to PC? Q: How do I transfer a Workspace for Mac to PC? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/03/08/transfer-a-workspace-for-a-mac-to-a-pc/ Tue, 8 Mar 2011 14:01:39 +0000 3:43 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/03/askdave57.jpg Simple Way to Change the Color Ask Dave Q: What’s a simple way to change the color of something in a photo? Q: What’s a simple way to change the color of something in a photo? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/02/28/simple-way-to-change-the-color/ Mon, 28 Feb 2011 14:41:56 +0000 3:53 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/02/askdave56.jpg Resize Your Photo to Standard Print Size Ask Dave Q: How can I easily resize my photo to a standard print size? Q: How can I easily resize my photo to a standard print size? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/02/21/resize-your-photo-to-standard-print-size/ Mon, 21 Feb 2011 14:51:25 +0000 4:38 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/02/askdave55.jpg Duplicate a Layer Mask Ask Dave Q: How can I duplicate a Layer Mask? Q: How can I duplicate a Layer Mask? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/02/14/duplicate-a-layer-mask/ Mon, 14 Feb 2011 15:41:57 +0000 2:16 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/02/askdave54.jpg What is Gamut Warning? Ask Dave Q: What is Gamut Warning? Q: What is Gamut Warning? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/02/07/what-is-gamut-warning/ Mon, 7 Feb 2011 14:56:51 +0000 3:55 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/02/askdave53.jpg Free Transform a Smart Object Ask Dave Q: Can you Free Transform a Smart Object? Q: Can you Free Transform a Smart Object? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/01/31/free-transform-a-smart-object/ Mon, 31 Jan 2011 14:40:47 +0000 2:37 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/01/askdave52.jpg Smart Objects as a Template Ask Dave Q: How do I use Smart Objects as a Template? Q: How do I use Smart Objects as a Template? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/01/24/smart-objects-as-a-template/ Mon, 24 Jan 2011 15:36:54 +0000 8:08 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/01/askdave51.jpg What is the Column Size Preference Used For? Ask Dave Q: What is the Column Size Preference used for? Q: What is the Column Size Preference used for? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/01/17/what-is-the-column-size-preference-used-for/ Mon, 17 Jan 2011 15:34:44 +0000 3:41 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/01/askdave50.jpg Alternatives to Contract and Expand Selection Ask Dave Q: Contract and Expand Selection seem to change the shape – any alternatives? Q: Contract and Expand Selection seem to change the shape – any alternatives? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/01/10/alternatives-to-contract-and-expand-selection/ Mon, 10 Jan 2011 16:05:30 +0000 2:53 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/01/askdave49.jpg Preserve Transparency Ask Dave Q: What’s Preserve Transparency in the Fill command? Q: What’s Preserve Transparency in the Fill command? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2011/01/03/preserve-transparency/ Mon, 3 Jan 2011 17:10:58 +0000 2:38 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2011/01/askdave48.jpg What’s the difference between Layer and Options Bar Opacity? Ask Dave Q: What’s the difference between Layer and Options Bar Opacity? Q: What’s the difference between Layer and Options Bar Opacity? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/12/29/what%e2%80%99s-the-difference-between-layer-and-options-bar-opacity/ Wed, 29 Dec 2010 16:59:26 +0000 3:45 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/12/askdave47.jpg Make Files From Layers Ask Dave Q: How can you make files from layers? Q: How can you make files from layers? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/12/20/make-files-from-layers/ Mon, 20 Dec 2010 14:57:59 +0000 4:08 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/12/askdave46.jpg What You Can Do with Apply Image Command Ask Dave Q: What can you do with Apply Image? Q: What can you do with Apply Image? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/12/13/what-you-can-do-with-apply-image-command/ Mon, 13 Dec 2010 17:06:23 +0000 5:21 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/12/askdave45.jpg Show and Hide Current Layer Ask Dave Q: Is there a keyboard shortcut to show and hide the current layer? Q: Is there a keyboard shortcut to show and hide the current layer? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/12/06/show-and-hide-current-layer/ Mon, 6 Dec 2010 15:31:39 +0000 2:27 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/12/askdave44.jpg Step and Repeat in Photoshop Ask Dave Q: Does Photoshop have a step and repeat function like Illustrator? Q: Does Photoshop have a step and repeat function like Illustrator? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/11/29/step-and-repeat-in-photoshop/ Mon, 29 Nov 2010 16:14:55 +0000 3:12 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/11/askdave43.jpg Layer Locking Commands Ask Dave Q: What do the layer locking commands do/is there a shortcut to use them? Q: What do the layer locking commands do/is there a shortcut to use them? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/11/15/layer-locking-commands/ Mon, 15 Nov 2010 15:44:16 +0000 4:00 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/11/askdave42.jpg The Advantage of Cloning and Healing to a Separate Layer Ask Dave Q: What’s the advantage of cloning and healing to a separate layer? Q: What’s the advantage of cloning and healing to a separate layer? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/11/08/the-advantage-of-cloning-and-healing-to-a-separate-layer/ Mon, 8 Nov 2010 16:01:56 +0000 3:48 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/11/askdave41.jpg Oval and Circular Selections Ask Dave Q: How can I easily make oval and circular selections? Q: How can I easily make oval and circular selections? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/11/01/oval-and-circular-selections/ Mon, 1 Nov 2010 16:02:15 +0000 4:03 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/11/askdave40.jpg Distort One Photo to Fit Inside Another Photo Ask Dave Q: How can I distort one photo to fit the shape of another photo? Q: How can I distort one photo to fit the shape of another photo? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/10/25/distort-one-photo-to-fit-inside-another-photo/ Mon, 25 Oct 2010 15:01:01 +0000 4:10 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/10/askdave39.jpg Zoom Tool: CS4 vs CS5 Ask Dave Q: What’s the difference in the Zoom Tool between CS4 and CS5? Q: What’s the difference in the Zoom Tool between CS4 and CS5? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/10/18/zoom-tool-cs4-vs-cs5/ Mon, 18 Oct 2010 15:16:32 +0000 3:34 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/10/askdave38.jpg Shape Tool Options Ask Dave Q: What do the 3 options for the Shape Tools do? Q: What do the 3 options for the Shape Tools do? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/10/11/shape-tool-options/ Mon, 11 Oct 2010 14:44:39 +0000 6:51 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/10/askdave37.jpg Clone Stamp Tool: Aligned vs. Non Aligned Ask Dave Q: What the difference between Aligned and non Aligned in the Clone Stamp tool? Q: What the difference between Aligned and non Aligned in the Clone Stamp tool? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/10/04/clone-stamp-tool-aligned-vs-non-aligned/ Mon, 4 Oct 2010 14:18:49 +0000 3:26 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/09/askdave35.jpg Assign Shortcuts to Tool Options Ask Dave Q: How can I assign shortcuts to tool options? Q: How can I assign shortcuts to tool options? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/09/27/assign-shortcuts-to-tool-options/ Mon, 27 Sep 2010 14:50:27 +0000 4:12 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/09/askdave35.jpg Adjust Multiple Raw Files in Bridge Ask Dave Q: How can I adjust multiple Raw files in Bridge? Q: How can I adjust multiple Raw files in Bridge? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/09/20/adjust-multiple-raw-files-in-bridge/ Mon, 20 Sep 2010 14:42:08 +0000 5:53 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/09/askdave34.jpg Drag and Drop to a Specific Location Ask Dave Q: Can I drag and drop a to a specific location (not the center)? Q: Can I drag and drop a to a specific location (not the center)? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/09/15/drag-and-drop-to-a-specific-location/ Wed, 15 Sep 2010 13:26:04 +0000 2:17 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/09/askdave33.jpg Masking a Mask Ask Dave Q: Is it possible to mask a mask? Q: Is it possible to mask a mask? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/09/09/masking-a-mask/ Thu, 9 Sep 2010 13:03:59 +0000 3:29 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/09/askdave32.jpg Auto Select Ask Dave Q: What is Auto Select and should I use it? Q: What is Auto Select and should I use it? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/08/30/auto-select/ Mon, 30 Aug 2010 18:27:59 +0000 3:31 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/08/askdave31.jpg Finalizing and Moving Type Ask Dave Q: A couple of questions about finalizing and moving type. Q: A couple of questions about finalizing and moving type. http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/08/23/finalizing-and-moving-type/ Mon, 23 Aug 2010 15:54:30 +0000 3:00 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/08/askdave30.jpg CMYK in Color Picker Ask Dave Q: Can I make the Color Picker only show CMYK colors? Q: Can I make the Color Picker only show CMYK colors? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/08/16/cmyk-in-color-picker/ Mon, 16 Aug 2010 14:09:05 +0000 3:19 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/08/askdave29.jpg Automate Changes to Multiple Files Ask Dave Q: How can I turn a bunch of TIFF files into jepgs – automatically? Q: How can I turn a bunch of TIFF files into jepgs – automatically? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/08/10/automate-changes-to-multiple-files/ Tue, 10 Aug 2010 18:06:24 +0000 3:19 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/08/askdave28.jpg Delete Part of a Layer Style Ask Dave Q: How can I delete part of a layer style? Q: How can I delete part of a layer style? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/08/02/delete-part-of-a-layer-style/ Mon, 2 Aug 2010 19:40:42 +0000 2:49 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/08/askdave27.jpg Evenly Distribute Design Elements Ask Dave Q: How do I take a group of objects and spread them out evenly across the page? Q: How do I take a group of objects and spread them out evenly across the page? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/07/26/evenly-distribute-design-elements/ Mon, 26 Jul 2010 15:47:16 +0000 5:41 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/07/askdave26.jpg Moving Presets and Actions Ask Dave Q: How do I move presets and Actions from CS4 to CS5? Q: How do I move presets and Actions from CS4 to CS5? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/07/19/moving-presets-and-actions/ Mon, 19 Jul 2010 15:40:43 +0000 6:29 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/07/askdave25.jpg What Are Workspaces? Ask Dave Q: What are Workspaces and how do I use them? Q: What are Workspaces and how do I use them? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/07/12/what-are-workspaces/ Mon, 12 Jul 2010 14:33:45 +0000 4:34 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/07/askdave24.jpg Making Metallic Text Ask Dave Q: How can I make metal type? Q: How can I make metal type? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/07/06/making-metallic-text/ Tue, 6 Jul 2010 14:28:46 +0000 4:16 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/07/askdave23.jpg Change the Color of an Area without Making a Selection Ask Dave Q: How can I change the color of an area without making a selection? Q: How can I change the color of an area without making a selection? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/06/28/change-the-color-of-an-area-without-making-a-selection/ Mon, 28 Jun 2010 14:21:53 +0000 4:00 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/06/askdave22.jpg Create a Movable Filter Ask Dave Q: How can I create a moveable filter? Q: How can I create a moveable filter? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/06/21/create-a-movable-filter/ Mon, 21 Jun 2010 20:51:47 +0000 4:27 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/06/askdave21.jpg Have You Made a Good Selection? Ask Dave Q: How can I tell if I’ve made a good selection? Q: How can I tell if I’ve made a good selection? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/06/14/have-you-made-a-good-selection/ Mon, 14 Jun 2010 14:57:21 +0000 5:11 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/06/askdave20.jpg Quick, Cool Backgrounds Ask Dave Q: How can you quickly make a cool background? Q: How can you quickly make a cool background? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/06/07/quick-cool-backgrounds/ Mon, 7 Jun 2010 15:51:45 +0000 3:58 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/06/askdave19.jpg All About Tool Presets Ask Dave Q: What are Tool Presets and how do I use them? Q: What are Tool Presets and how do I use them? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/06/02/all-about-tool-presets/ Wed, 2 Jun 2010 15:58:51 +0000 4:52 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/06/askdave18.jpg Create Your Own Gradients Ask Dave Q: How do I create my own gradients? Q: How do I create my own gradients? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/05/24/create-your-own-gradients/ Mon, 24 May 2010 15:17:35 +0000 4:43 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/05/askdave17.jpg Wrapping Text Around an Object Ask Dave Q: Can you wrap text around an object in Photoshop? Q: Can you wrap text around an object in Photoshop? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/05/17/wrapping-text-around-an-object/ Mon, 17 May 2010 15:46:36 +0000 3:29 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/05/askdave16.jpg Using Variables and Imported Data Ask Dave Q: How do you create a customizable Photoshop document to use with a group of names? Q: How do you create a customizable Photoshop document to use with a group of names? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/05/10/using-variables-and-imported-data/ Mon, 10 May 2010 15:07:34 +0000 5:02 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/05/askdave15.jpg Combining Shape Layers Ask Dave Q: Is it possible to combine multiple shape layers in Photoshop? Q: Is it possible to combine multiple shape layers in Photoshop? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/05/03/combining-shape-layers/ Mon, 3 May 2010 15:53:00 +0000 3:26 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/05/askdave14.jpg Create Scrolling Text in Photoshop Ask Dave Q: How do you create scrolling text in Photoshop? Q: How do you create scrolling text in Photoshop? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/04/26/create-scrolling-text-in-photoshop/ Mon, 26 Apr 2010 14:45:24 +0000 4:18 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/04/askdave13.jpg Text on a Path Ask Dave How do you make type take the form of a shape? How do you make type take the form of a shape? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/04/19/text-on-a-path/ Mon, 19 Apr 2010 14:24:21 +0000 4:19 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/04/askdave12.jpg How Good is Content Aware Fill in Photoshop CS5? Ask Dave How Good is Content Aware Fill in Photoshop CS5? How Good is Content Aware Fill in Photoshop CS5? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/04/13/how-good-is-content-aware-fill-in-photoshop-cs5/ Tue, 13 Apr 2010 14:38:50 +0000 6:01 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/04/askdave11.jpg Get Square Corners on a Stroke That’s Outside (rather than inside) Ask Dave Q: How can you get square corners on a stroke that’s outside (rather than inside)? Q: How can you get square corners on a stroke that’s outside (rather than inside)? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/04/05/get-square-corners-on-a-stroke-that%e2%80%99s-outside-rather-than-inside/ Mon, 5 Apr 2010 15:21:49 +0000 3:08 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/04/askdave10.jpg When to Use Opacity vs. Fill Ask Dave Q: When do you use Opacity vs Fill? Q: When do you use Opacity vs Fill? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/03/29/when-to-use-opacity-vs-fill/ Mon, 29 Mar 2010 16:16:12 +0000 3:02 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/03/askdave_wk9.jpg Tell Us About Layer Comps Ask Dave Q: Can you tell us about Layer Comps? Q: Can you tell us about Layer Comps? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/03/22/tell-us-about-layer-comps/ Mon, 22 Mar 2010 16:04:22 +0000 6:19 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/03/askdave8.jpg Changing Brush Size and Adding Guides Ask Dave This week Dave answers 2 questions. Q: What shortcuts can you use to change brush sizes? and Q: Is there a way to add a guide that is measured from the bottom or right side of the canvas? This week Dave answers 2 questions. Q: What shortcuts can you use to change brush sizes? and Q: Is there a way to add a guide that is measured from the bottom or right side of the canvas? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/03/15/changing-brush-size-and-adding-guides/ Mon, 15 Mar 2010 14:41:10 +0000 2:44 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/03/askdave07.jpg Add Multiple Strokes to One Layer Ask Dave How to add more than one of the same layer style to one layer (e.g. 2 strokes to one layer) How to add more than one of the same layer style to one layer (e.g. 2 strokes to one layer) http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/03/08/add-multiple-strokes-to-one-layer/ Mon, 8 Mar 2010 19:32:12 +0000 2:44 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/03/askdave_wk6.jpg Delete Just One Step from Photoshop's History Ask Dave How to delete a step from Photoshop's History with the other steps before and after left untouched How to delete a step from Photoshop's History with the other steps before and after left untouched http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/03/01/delete-just-one-step-from-phtotoshops-history/ Mon, 1 Mar 2010 15:50:34 +0000 4:24 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/03/askdave_wk5.jpg Make a Vignette Using Smart Filters Ask Dave Can you make a vignette using Smart Filters? Can you make a vignette using Smart Filters? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/02/22/make-a-vignette-using-smart-filters/ Mon, 22 Feb 2010 20:18:03 +0000 2:32 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/02/askdave_wk4.jpg Make a Vignette on a Photo Ask Dave How do you make a vignette on a photo? How do you make a vignette on a photo? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/02/15/make-a-vignette-on-a-photo/ Mon, 15 Feb 2010 17:02:14 +0000 3:35 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/02/askdave_wk31.jpg Keyboard Shortcuts for Blend Modes Ask Dave What is the keyboard shortcut for switching to a specific layer blend mode? What is the keyboard shortcut for switching to a specific layer blend mode? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/02/08/keyboard-shortcuts-for-blend-modes/ Mon, 8 Feb 2010 16:19:36 +0000 3:21 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/02/askdave_wk2.jpg Saving Guide Positions Ask Dave How do I save guide positions to use them in other Photoshop files? How do I save guide positions to use them in other Photoshop files? http://kelbytv.com/askdave/2010/02/01/week-1/ Mon, 1 Feb 2010 14:49:01 +0000 3:14 no http://kelbytv.com/askdave/files/2010/02/askdave_wk1.jpg