Photoshop Tip: Quickly select layers
Tips & Tutorials, by Mark White
May 21, 2012
It can be a chore going back and forth to the Layers palette each time to change the one you need to work on – here’s a tip to speed things up
Instead of selecting from the Layers palette, hit V for the Move tool and then Ctrl/right-click over different parts of your composition to reveal a drop-down list of all the layers in that vicinity.