6 unmissable Photoshop hacks to save you time

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Ah, Photoshop. Adobe's photo editing software plays a huge role in so many creatives' work. But as many of us know, it's not always the most straightforward interface to grasp – that's where these brilliant hacks come in. 

We've gathered up three of the best (and funniest) Photoshop hacks around, so you can become the master of the Adobe app. All you need to carry out these hacks is, you guessed it, the Photoshop app. And if you haven't got your hands on the software yet, then just head over to our guide on how to download Photoshop, or check out our roundup of the best Adobe Creative Cloud discounts, to make sure you're getting the best price.


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Buy an Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps subscription for $54.99/ £31.95 / AU$79.99 per month

Buy an Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps subscription for $54.99/ £31.95 / AU$79.99 per month
You can buy Photoshop on its own or via an All Apps subscription, which, gives you all of Adobe's Creative Cloud apps. That includes such widely used apps as Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and Adobe Rush.

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Amelia Bamsey
Staff Writer

Amelia is Creative Bloq’s Staff Writer. After completing a degree in Popular Music and a Master’s in Song Writing, Amelia began designing posters, logos, album covers and websites for musicians. She now enjoys covering a range of topics on Creative Bloq, including posters, optical illusions, logos (she's a particular fan of logo Easter eggs), gaming and illustration. In her free time, she relishes in the likes of art (especially the Pre-Raphaelites), photography and literature. Amelia prides herself on her unorthodox creative methods, her Animal Crossing island and her extensive music library.