Using the Quick Selection tool


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Using the Quick Selection tool

With this movie I would like to focus on how to make difficult selections quickly and easily using the Quick Selections tool. I'm currently in the Bridge application and I'm viewing our catalog images from our exercise files. I would like to locate a specific image to work with and to do that I'm going to go under the Edit menu and I will choose Find. And where it says Filename contains, I'm going to type in flower and then click Find. Okay so we have only images that have the word flower in their filename now displayed in the Content panel and I would like to select this image here, flower2.jpg. With it selected I'm going to double-click on it and open it up inside of the Elements' Editing workspace.

Okay now what I would like to do is actually make a selection of the flower here all the way around the flower. And so you can see there is some intricate detail here, a lot of intricate curves. So this is somewhat of a difficult selection. The reason I want to make...

Using the Quick Selection tool
Video duration: 8m 37s 8h 26m Beginner

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Using the Quick Selection tool provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Ted LoCascio as part of the Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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