New Adjustment Layer With Options Window January 1, 2017. Posted in: Tip Of The Day. If you hold Alt (Mac: Option) while creating a new Adjustment Layer, you’ll open up the New Layer window which lets you choose the Blending Mode and Opacity. You can also give the layer a name, color, and set it as a Clipping Mask. « Previous Photoshop Tip: | Next Photoshop Tip: » Get The Tip of The Day in Your Inbox! Sign-up for the PTC Newsletter to receive a weekly re-cap of the Tips of The Day. That way you'll never miss a tip. You'll also get instant access to the Subscriber Only Tutorials! Enter your email below to sign up! Your Email Address: You Can Also Get Daily Tips On Your Feed! Every Photoshop Tip of The Day is posted in our Facebook & Google Plus, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest pages.