Mostly Used Keyboard Shortcuts for Photoshop

Photoshop is the mostly used and common design software tool used for photo editing, compositing, UI design, digital painting, and a whole lot more.

Here we are providing some Photoshop keyboard shortcuts mostly used in photo editing to speed up your workflow.

Draw Marquee from Center: Alt-Marquee

Add to a Selection: Shift

Subtract from a Selection: Alt

Intersection with a Selection: Shift-Alt

Make Copy of Selection w/Move tool: Alt-Drag Selection

Make Copy of Selection when not in Move tool:               Ctrl-Alt-Drag Selection

Move Selection (in 1-pixel Increments):                Arrow Keys

Move Selection (in 10-pixel Increments): Shift-Arrow Keys

Select all Opaque Pixels on Layer: Ctrl-click on Layer Thumbnail (in Layers panel)

Restore Last Selection: Ctrl-Shift-D

Feather Selection: Shift-F6

Move Marquee while drawing selection: Hold Space while drawing marquee

Fit on Screen: Double-click on Hand tool or Ctrl-0

100% View Level (Actual Pixels):               Double-Click on Zoom Tool or Ctrl-Alt-0

Zoom in: Ctrl-Space-Click or Ctrl-Plus(+)

Zoom out: Alt-Space-Click or Ctrl-Minus(–)

Hide all tools and panels: Tab

Create new layer: Ctrl-Shift-N

Delete Layer: Delete key (while in the Move tool)

View contents of layer mask: Alt-Click layer mask icon

Temporarily turn off layer mask: Shift-Click layer mask icon

Clone layer as you move it: Alt-Drag

ill selection with background color: Ctrl-Backspace

Fill selection with foreground color: Alt-Backspace

Fill selection with foreground color using Lock Transparent Pixels: Shift-Alt-Backspace

Fill selection with source state in History panel: Ctrl-Alt-Backspace

Display Fill dialog box: Shift-Backspace