Chapter 12

Photoshop: Using Advanced and Power Tools

Joe Farace

“The most important secret of working with digital images is to always, always work with a copy of the original file “— One of Farace’s Laws of the Computing Universe

Power tools are small bits of software and can be Photoshop-compatible plug-ins, Photoshop Actions, or selected graphics utilities that make a digital photographer’s life a little easier for creating practical or special effects. Much like an electric screwdriver makes household projects go faster than using the old-fashioned hand tool, software power tools let you produce imaging projects quicker and with less ...

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