Photoshop CC: the 10 most important features in Adobe’s new software

Photoshop CC Key Features: 8. Camera Raw filter

Photoshop CC Key Features: 7. Smart Object Liquify

Photoshop CC Key Features: 7. Smart Object Liquify

The Liquify filter was always destructive: once applied, the effect was burned into the layer.

With CS6.1 (released only to Creative Cloud members), and in Photoshop CC, you can apply the Liquify filter to Smart Objects.

This means that after you apply the filter, you can reopen its dialog and carry on working from where you left off: tools such as Reconstruct will still work, selectively reverting the image to its original state.

This makes Liquify much more useable, as you always have the opportunity to change your mind later.

When using the Liquify filter it’s not uncommon to find hard, sharp lines developing between smeared areas.

Now Liquify has a new tool, the Smooth Tool, which rectifies these problems by blurring them away.

Photoshop CC Key Features: 1. Shake Reduction
Photoshop CC Key Features: 2. Dynamic Round Corners
Photoshop CC Key Features: 3. Smart Sharpen upgrade
Photoshop CC Key Features: 4. Sharing data and information
Photoshop CC Key Features: 5. 3D layer enhancements
Photoshop CC Key Features: 6. Image Size
Photoshop CC Key Features: 7. Smart Object Liquify
Photoshop CC Key Features: 8. Camera Raw filter
Photoshop CC Key Features: 9. Improved path operations
Photoshop CC Key Features: 10. Conditional Actions

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