The aim of this article is to explain a number of frequently-used tools in Photoshop Toolbar, as well as giving an overview of Photoshop Menus and Options Panes.
Photoshop is an incredibly powerful software application for image editing, drawing, painting, touch up and color correction. This application can be a bit intimidating to new users who have no clue on how to use the plethora of elements on its interface. If you have wanted to use Photoshop but did not know where to start, you will soon be on your way to creating original artwork or editing digital images after going through the Photoshop basics below.
Once you open the application, you will find a variety of elements including a toolbar, menus, and options panes. You can reveal or hide some of these elements by selecting or deselecting them in the window menu, respectively.