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The Photographer’s Workflow - Adobe Lightroom CC and Adobe Photoshop CC Learn by Video (2015 release) by Mikkel Aaland

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Add Dynamic Type to Lightroom

Add a Caption with a Brush Stroke and Background

A picture is worth a thousand words, but it still takes words to say that. Let’s see one easy way to use Photoshop to add an inspirational or clever caption to an image.

Adding a caption:

1. Start in Lightroom with a photo. In this example, I applied the new Dehaze filter to cut through some of the steam.

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2. Bring the photo into Photoshop and create a new layer.

3. Select the Brush tool in the toolbar or press the keyboard shortcut B.

4. Select a Round Angle brush set to 300. This example uses the following settings:

Mode: Normal

Flow: 100%

Foreground color: black ...

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