You can create a web gallery in Photoshop CC. This feature requires Bridge from Creative Cloud. You also need to download the Adobe Output Module and follow the installation instructions posted on the Adobe support site. The web gallery automatically creates a web page with a slide show of images that are ready to post to the Internet.
NOTE: This post is outdated. Adobe Bridge can no longer create a web photo gallery. Refer to the blog article, Make a Lightroom Web Photo Gallery for updated instructions.
Place photos you want to include in the web gallery into a folder.
Open Adobe Photoshop CC.
From the File menu, click Browse in Bridge.
In the FOLDERS panel, locate your folder from step 1.
Thumbnails of the photos will appear in the CONTENT panel. Select the photos (hold the SHIFT key to select more than one). The photos appear in the PREVIEW panel.
Select the photos to include in the Web Gallery.
From the Window menu, select Workspace – Output.
From the OUTPUT panel, select Web Gallery.
Select Web Gallery
Select a template: click the Template arrow to select an option. If there are options on the Style arrow, select a style.
Click Preview in Browser to see what the template will look like.
Close the browser tab and return to Bridge to try another.
Add site information in the RIGHT pane and set the appearance.
Scroll to the bottom of the pane to view the Create Gallery pane.
Select the Save Location.
Select the location to save the web gallery.
Click Save. When the Create Gallery window appears, click OK.
Go to where the web gallery is saved. Open the folder. Double click the index.html file to view it.
More fun ideas for middle and high school students using Photoshop CC are included in the TechnoPhotoshop CC technology project. In this project, students learn photo editing techniques. They apply their skills to make scrapbook pages.
Paint interesting patterns or place stamps on the page using the Brush Tool. Photoshop has many brush styles that allow you to be creative. Assorted brushes, DP brushes, Special Effect brushes, or M brushes are just a few options that allow you to make flowers, stars, hearts, butterflies, and more! For each brush, you can adjust the size and hardness to make the paint look exactly the way you want. Try it!
Make Stamps with the Brush Tool.
Open a new document in Adobe Photoshop CC.
Click the Brush Tool from the Tools panel.
Click the Brush Preset picker on the Options Bar. Brush options are displayed. Select the Select the Special Effect Brushes folder.
Pick the Special Effects Brushes folder.
There are many fun styles in the Special Effect Brushes. Select an option from the list.
Change the Size to 100 px. Change the Hardness to 100%.
Select a paint color; click the Set foreground color swatch. From the Color Picker dialog box, make a selection from the color spectrum. Click OK.
Click and drag the mouse to apply brush strokes OR click only once to place stamps on the page.
Click once to make a stamp. Click and drag to create a unique pattern.
Remove Brush Strokes using the Eraser or Rectangular Marquee Tool
Click the Eraser Tool from the Tools panel. Select Eraser options from the Options Bar. To erase a large area from the Mode option select Block. To erase a smaller area from the Mode option, select Brush and use the Brush Preset picker to customize the style of the eraser.
To erase an area, click and drag the mouse over the unwanted brush strokes.
Select the Rectangular Marquee Tool from the Tools panel. Click and drag around the section you do not want. Press the DELETE key on the keyboard.
Do you want more ideas for using Photoshop? TechnoPhotoshop has many fun activities ideal for middle and high school students that are new to using Photoshop CC.