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Tool Tip: Naming Layers shortcut in Photoshop

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Tips & Tutorials, by Mark White
January 29, 2013

Here’s a Photoshop shortcut for giving layers names before adding them to compositions

Naming layers shortcut

Hold Opt/Alt while clicking on the Add New Layer button to call up the New Layer dialog box.

From there a name can be given to the layer before editing, as well as all the blend modes listed too.