Creating a gif file

How to create gif/jpeg using adobe photoshop?


  • To create a Gif/ Jpeg file Open a new blank psd file. Select File New.
  • Set the width, height properties depending upon your requirement and click on OK. In the following example we have set the width as 288 and the height as 144.
  • Here we are about to draw an image using brush tool.
  • Select "Brush Tool" from the Tool Bar.
  • Set the size of the brush from the options listed at the top.
  • Draw any picture using the brush tool. You can also set colors to the brush with the color picker tool and make your drawing more attractive.
  • You should now save the image by selecting, File Save As.
  • Enter your file name and select the file format from the drop down list box as GIF or JPEG and click on Save button.
  • If a file is being saved as gif or jpeg, you cannot edit the file.
  • Learn how to create a Gif / Jpeg image in adobe Photoshop with this video tutorial.
  • Click on OK in the Indexed Color window, select "Normal" in the Gif Option's option window to save the file.
  • Normally in web based applications the resolution is kept to 72 pixels.

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