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Photoshop CS6 All-in-One For Dummies by Barbara Obermeier

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Chapter 3: Creating and Editing Type

In This Chapter

check.png Discovering different kinds of type

check.png Getting to know the type tools

check.png Entering text

check.png Making type follow a path

check.png Using the Character and Paragraph panels

check.png Editing text

check.png Creating character and paragraph styles

check.png Exploring masking, shaping, and warping effects

For an image-editing program, Photoshop has surprisingly good tools for creating type. Over time, features have been added that let you create paragraphs of text or simple lines of text used as headlines or labels. You can change the spacing between characters, warp your type, check your spelling, or create selections in the shape of text. Drop shadows, beveled type, and other special effects ...

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