How to use the Gradient Tool in Photoshop

Fresh from our YouTube channel, check out this simple Gradient Tool tutorial for Photoshop.

The Creative Bloq YouTube channel is full of useful tutorials, great interviews and fresh video content relevant to the design community. And as part of this we have our 2-Minute Tool Schools – quick guides to the essential tools in Adobe's design software.

Master gradient presets, such as Radial, Angle, Reflected and Diamond gradients, in the easy-to-follow Photoshop Gradient Tool tutorial above. You'll also learn about different modes, and how to improve landscape photos.

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