Posts by : Dave Cross

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For over 25 years, Dave Cross has been helping photographers and creative professionals get the most out of their software. Starting with Adobe Illustrator classes in 1987, Dave has taught Photoshop,Illustrator and InDesign to thousands of users around the world. He has a Bachelor of Education, is an Adobe Certified Instructor and is a Certified Technical Trainer. Dave has taught at Photoshop World (25 times), written numerous articles and several books, co-hosted Photoshop User TV and has appeared in many DVDs and online courses for Kelby Training and creativeLIVE. Dave runs his own studio/workshop space in Tampa, FL. Over the last 14 years, Dave has taught Photoshop in every state in the United States, throughout Canada and in Europe, consistently earning rave reviews. Dave is well-known for his engaging style, his humor and his ability to make complex topics easy to understand. In 2009 Dave was inducted into the Photoshop Hall of Fame.
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In this episode Dave shows users how to change the color of an area using a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer.

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In this episode Dave shows users how to tell if they have made a good selection.

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In this episode Dave explains what Tool Presets are and how to use them.

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In this episode Dave shows users how to use Photoshop Extended’s animation panel to create scrolling text.

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In this episode Dave answers, When do you use Opacity vs Fill?

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In this episode Dave answers, How can you get square corners on a stroke that’s outside (rather than inside)?

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What shortcuts can you use to change brush sizes? and Is there a way to add a guide that is measured from the bottom or right side of the canvas?

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In this episode, Dave shows viewers how to assign shortcuts to tool options.