Use of Layers in Adobe Photoshop

Layers

Now you know how to place the images with move tool in adobe photoshop cc. So you can see different layers in the layer panel. There are some topics very basics things about layer which we will discuss here and these are

  • How to make a blank layer
  • How to make duplicate layer
  • How to delete layer
  • How to lock layer
  • How to change opacity of layer

Blank Layer

If you want to make a blank layer then click layer option in the menu then new — layer or simply press Ctrl + Shift + N. In the bottom of layers panel second last option is also to create a new blank layer.

Duplicate Layer

There are several methods to create a duplicate layer. First, click layer option in the menu and then duplicate layer or simply press Ctrl + J on your keyboard. You can also select the object with move tool then press and hold Alt key on your keyboard and drag the object on any side it will make the duplicate. You can right click on the layer and select duplicate layer.

Delete Layer

If you want to delete the layer click layer option in the menu then delete — layer or you can just press delete key on your keyboard. Right click on the layer and then select delete layer. Or in the bottom of layer panel, last option is also to delete the layer.

Lock Layer

To lock the layer same you can click layer option in the menu and then select lock layer or simply press Ctrl + / on your keyboard, it will lock the layer. Or select the layer, in layer panel you can see a lock so just click on the lock to lock or unlock the layer.

Opacity of Layer

Just select the layer then you can see opacity option in the layer panel it’s 100% by default you can decrease it.

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