Manual selection tools


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Manual selection tools

There are a number of different tools for selecting an area in a photograph in the full edit workspace. They basically fall into two categories, tools that are manual selection tools and tools that are automatic. We'll start with the manual tools in this movie. I have two files open in the Project Bin. One is the file that you see here, which is circles.jpg, and the other is stairs1.jpg. You can find both of those in the 08_02_manual tools subfolder of the Chapter 07, Exercise Files folder.

I'm going to go over to the Toolbox and click on this tool, which is called the Elliptical Marquee tool. This is basically used for drawing circular and oval selections. Let me show you how to do it here in this image of the circular windows on a cruise ship. I'll come into the image and I'll try drawing a circle around this particular window, by clicking on one of the corners of the window and drag it and as you can see it starting to draw a circular selection. But to get that select...

Manual selection tools
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Manual selection tools provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 7 for Windows Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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