You can take screenshots on a Mac by pressing a specific pair of keys on your keyboard, you can create a full-screen print, select a range or select a window. But did you also know that you can print screen on a Mac that adds shadows to the edge of the window? These screenshots look a lot fancier than the standard screenshots every one uses. You do not even need third party software to create the shadow edge screenshots on a Mac. Let’s get to it.
How to take Fancy Screenshots with shadow on a Mac
Like I mentioned, taking fancy screenshots on a Mac don’t need software, it is in-built you can use this whenever you need it. Press the+ + + on your Mac. You will see a layer appear over the Mac’s screen. Click on a window to capture and the screenshot is saved as png image format on your desktop with shadow on the edges.
Example above. You might want to edit the screenshot in a photo editor. Mac’s often have a high resolution and the images are saved in a high pixel ratio and huge sizes. Compress the image a bit and have fun. I hope this article has helped you, even it seems simple many people don’t know this trick!