How to create a new project with a transparent background in Photoshop CC

By | October 4, 2015

If you are new to Photoshop CC, the first thing you need to do is to create 1 new project for your image or in other words is to create a background image including: The size, color, resolution. I’ll just talk briefly about how to use the size and resolution units of measure.

Dimensions are: Pixels, Inches, Centimeters, Milimetres, Points, Picas

Resolution is measured by the number of pixels per an area unit ( Pixel/Inches or Pixel/Centimeters)

In this guidance, I will delve on how to create background for images. In particular, how to create colorless background image or also known as transparent background image is the question of so many newcomers to Photoshop. So, how to create a transparent background image? Let’s begin with File Menu on Photoshop CC.

Step 1 : File Menu > New

It is quite simple, you can see the instructions with example that I’ll create a transparent background (colorless) image with the size of 1280×720 and resolution of 72px:

Creae new file in Potoshop-CC

Creae new file in Potoshop-CC

New open box in photoshop-cc

Step 2 :

In Color Mode section, there are 3 options for you to choose:
– White: A white background imagine
– Background Color: You can customize the background color as you like.
– Transparent: Allow to create a colorless background image

Choose transparent background

Choose transparent background

Press Ok we have a transparent background.
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