Create a text annotation

Open PS 15-1.psd from the drive and folder where your Data Files are stored, update the text layers (if necessary), save the file as Hawaiian Vacation, then turn off any displayed guides (if necessary).

Click the Notes Tool 3. on the toolbox. If your name does not appear in the Name of author for annotations text box on the options bar, select the contents of the text box, type Your Name, then press [Enter] (Win) or [return] (Mac).

Click the Font size used for notes list

Medium v on the options bar, arrow then click Medium.

5. Click the Swatches palette tab

Click the Annotation color box CZ on the options bar, then click RGB Yellow (the second swatch from the left in the first row).

6. Click OK. Compare your options bar to Figure 4. The Annotation color box is yellow.

7. Display the Rulers in pixels, then click in the water above the left-most button at approximately 30 X/220 Y.

8. Type the text shown in Figure 5.

9. Click the Note close button at the top of the note. 10. Click the note icon. Turn off the ruler display, then compare your image to Figure 6.

You used the Notes Tool to create a written annotation within an image. You specified an author and type size for the note, and you changed the color of the note title bar and icon using the Swatches palette. Notes are a great way to transmit information about an image.

FIGURE 4

Options for the Notes Tool

Your name will appear here

Open note icon

FIGURE 5

Notes annotation in image

Your title bar will be different

FIGURE 5

Notes annotation in image

Open note icon

Your title bar will be different

Note close button

FIGURE 6

Notes annotation icon

FIGURE 6

Notes annotation icon

Closed note icon has the same color as the note title bar

FIGURE 7

Audio Annotation Tool options

Author:

Course Technoloc Color:

Clear All

IS Hawaiian Vacalion.psd @ 100% (Button, RGB/BSJ

IS Hawaiian Vacalion.psd @ 100% (Button, RGB/BSJ

Restaurants I Entertainment

Play audio annotation by double-clicking icon

Restaurants I Entertainment

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