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Photoshop - Quick & Easy Backgrounds

Simple techniques for creating memorable backgrounds in Photoshop

1. Introduction (:52)

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction (:52) :52 FREE!
  2. Painting a Background (5:12) 5:12 FREE!
  3. Stripes and Plaids (6:42) 6:42 FREE!
  4. Patterns (3:31) 3:31 FREE!
  5. Gradient Fill (3:18) 3:18 FREE!
  6. Conclusion (:20) :20 FREE!

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Simple techniques for creating memorable backgrounds in Photoshop. Helen Bradley features colorful, creative background styles ranging from painterly collage to Madras plaid.

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Helen Bradley
Expatriate Australian photographer and digital photo editing columnist, Helen Bradley, has been working with Photoshop since version 6. Her articles on photography and Photoshop have appeared in magazines as diverse as Digital Camera UK,, Digital Photography Buyers Guide,, Digital Camera Essentials, Digital Photo Effects, Better Digital Magazine, Australasian Camcorder Magazine, PC Update, PC User magazine and Helen blogs at