Cropping and straightening photos


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Cropping and straightening photos

The Crop tool and the Straighten tool, both change the composition of a photo. As I will show you in a minute these tools are sometimes used together, but first, let's see how each tool works on its own. The Crop tool cuts away one or more edges of an image. You might use it to remove unwanted objects at the edge of a photo, or to make a composition look more balanced, or to cut away some width and/or some height so that a photo fits a particular physical frame. Keep in mind that cropping an image is different than resizing an image using the Image Size command as I showed you in the last movie.

The Image Size command would make the whole photo smaller. But it would keep the Width and Height in the same proportion as the original. With the Crop tool I can change the Width and Height so that they're not in the same proportion as the original. I am going to select the Crop tool, here in the toolbox and then I will move into the image. And I will click and drag out of bounding box. I c...

Cropping and straightening photos
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Cropping and straightening photos provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 9 Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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