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23 Photoshop Shortcuts Tips and Tricks for Architects

Some must know shortcuts if you want to be an expert in photoshop if you are an architect.

Hi! As architects photoshop is our second home. And also as architects we sometimes need things done fast and each little command is a life saver. So here are some shortcuts that will improve your PS workflow and help you get finished with your presentations super fast!


I recommend drawing these shortcuts on a post it note and putting it next to your computer, that way you can see them easily!


New file (CTRL+N)

New Layer (Ctrl+Shift+Alt+N)

Brush Tool (B)

Selection Button (V)

Brush Size (Alt+right click+ drag left or right)

Brush Softness (Alt+right click+ drag up or down)

Lower opacity of a layer (Press numbers on your keyboard ex: 1= 10% opacity etc.)

Lazo Tool (L)

Magic Wand ( W)

Paint Bucket (G)

Crop (C)

Clone Tool (S)

Erase (E)

Change Colors (X)

Default Colors (D)

Fill Background (Alt+Backshift )

Copy selection in another layer (Ctrl J)

Cut selection and make different Layer (Ctrl Shift J )

Create selection on layer (Crtl+Click over box)

Also download this image full of tricks as well!



Watch the rest of our tips in this video!


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