Make shapes Photoshop Elements 10


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Making shapes

Designers and scrapbookers will be happy to know that you can make vector-based shapes in Elements' Editor using the Shape tools. Because these shapes are made up of points and curves, rather than pixels, they have smooth, professional looking edges. And because they're vector-based, rather than pixel-based, you can change their shape and size without harming their appearance. The Shape tools are located here in the toolbar. There's a whole list of Geometric Shape tools that you can use to draw rectangles, rounded rectangles, circles and ovals, straight-edged shapes, like triangles, and lines.

My favorite of the Shape tools is the Custom Shape tool, which you can use to draw objects. I'll select that tool, and then in the Options bar for the tool, I'll go up to the shape picker, and I'll click the arrow to the right of that field. That opens the shape picker with a few shapes. You may have different shapes than I do, but there are many more shapes to choose from t...

Making shapes
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Making shapes provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 10 Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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