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ACA Photoshop CC Review

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What are the 5 phases of a design project?
Planning
Scheduling
Design/Build
Test/Review
Publish
List two ways you can you increase the readability of your design project?
Don't overuse center alignment
Don't use all lower or upper case
Which design principles can be represented with an overlay when using the Crop Tool?
Rule of Thirds
Golden Spiral
Golden Ratio
List two reasons to use sans serif fonts
increase readability on the web
use for headlines
Which three of the following would you rasterize?
Type
Shape
Smart Object
What is the purpose of flattening an image in Photoshop?
Reduced file size
Which Adobe programs allows images to be used across multiple Adobe programs?
Bridge
How do you auto-blend two layers to fill in any extra space?
Select both layers EDIT > AUTO BLEND LAYERS
How do you rotate an image 90 degrees clockwise?
IMAGE> IMAGE ROTATION
Select 90 degrees clockwise
Which Adobe programs allows a user to create a photo gallery web page?
Bridge
How do you export paths to Illustrator?
FILE > EXPORT > PATHS TO ILLUSTRATOR
What is the maximum amount of colors in an indexed image?
256
What is the purpose of framing an object in your design and how can you do it?
To draw the viewer's eyes to a specific area and it can be done by editing the contrast/brightness to give a certain area emphasis; or you can crop to draw the viewer's eyes to a particular area in design
Where in menu to you go to SKEW an image?
EDIT > TRANSFORM > SKEW
How do you add warming and cooling filter?
Use PHOTO FILTER Adjustment layer
Name two image types that are NON-LOSSY.
TIFF and PNG
Name an image type that is LOSSY.
JPG
How do you apply a filter to TYPE and still retain the edit-ability of the text?
Convert it to a Smart Object first
How to you create JPGs, GIFs, and PNGs out of an existing PSD file?
FILE > EXPORT > SAVE FOR WEB
What menu do you use to turn on/off SNAP TO GRID?
VIEW
What menu do you use to create/clear GUIDES?
VIEW
How do you turn off CONSTRAIN PROPORTIONS?
Click the chain link icon to turn it off
How do you AUTO ALIGN LAYERS?
Select the layers and go to EDIT > AUTO ALIGN LAYERS
How do you remove a color stop from a gradient?
Drag the color stop down and it will delete
How do you use CONTENT AWARE FILL to remove something distracting from a picture?
Use LASSO tool to make a loose selection or what you want to remove and go to EDIT > FILL > CONTENT AWARE
When exporting an image for the web, what file type will retain the transparency of the image?
PNG-24
How do you STRAIGHTEN and CROP an image?
Select CROP tool and locate STRAIGHTEN button on OPTION bar and drag the straighten tool along the line you want to straighten and then click check mark to CROP
What menu do you use to change the overall preferences of Photoshop?
EDIT > PREFERENCES
Which font type is better for online reading?
Sans serif
Which font type is better for reading printed material?
Serif
What happens when you use the FILE > PLACE command?
The selected file shows in a new smart object in a new layer in the current document
What is another phrase for "maintaining aspect ratio"?
Constrain proportion
What are 4 method of opening an image from FILE menu?
Open
Open as Smart Object
Import
Place
How many color channels are in a CMYK image?
4
How many color channels are in an RGB image?
3
What icon indicated that the constrain proportion is locked/on?
chain link
What tool do you use to select the are you want to run the CONTENT AWARE FILL on?
Lasso tool
What are the MENU steps do you use to run the CONTENT AWARE FILL on a selected area of pixels
Edit > Fill > Content Aware Fill
What menu do you use to SKEW, SCALE, and ROTATE
Edit > Transform
What TOOL allows you to straighten the horizon of a crooked picture?
Crop
Which menu allows you to show/hide RULERS, GUIDES and GRIDS?
View
What are the MENU steps to permanently change ruler measurements to a desired unit?
Edit > Preferences
How do you apply a non-destructive filter?
Convert it to a Smart Object first
How do you auto-align multiple layers?
Select the layers, Edit > Auto-Align-Layers
What controls the spacing between ALL characters in a word?
tracking
What controls the spacing between 2 characters in a word?
kerning
What type of file is a NON-LOSSY format best for printing?
TIFF
What 2 image file types are considered LOSSY?
JPG and GIF
What is an advantage of saving a layer style?
It can be quickly added to layers in different documents