Modifying and saving selections


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Modifying and saving selections

There are often times when a single initial selection won't be sufficient, so I'd like to show you some ways that you can modify your selections to make them a little more complex. I'll start by explaining these icons up here in the Options bar. You'll find these with any of the selection tools. The first icon creates a new selection and will make your initial selection disappear, as I explained earlier. The next icon will add to a selection. The next will subtract from a selection and the next will select only intersecting parts of multiple selections.

I am going to get the rectangular Marquee tool from the toolbar and I am going to come into this image and make a selection around this blue tile. Now let's say that I want to add to this selection. To do that, I'll go up to the Options bar for the Rectangular Marquee and click the Add to Selection icon here and then I can come in and I can expand that selection by clicking inside of it and dragging off to the lef...

Modifying and saving selections
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Modifying and saving selections provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 8 for Mac Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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