Why make selections?


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Why make selections?

Now I would like to explain what selections are and why you might want to use them. By making a selection you can apply an adjustment or an effect to a specific area of an image rather than the entire image overall. There are several tools available for making selections and the more you know about them, the easier it will be for you to complete difficult selections quickly without expending a lot of effort. Okay, I'm in the Bridge application and what I would like to do is locate a specific image within our catalog images, which are part of our exercise files, to open up in the Elements' Editing workspace. So let's go into the Edit menu and choose Find and where it says Criteria, Filename contains, I would like to type in leaf and then click the Find button. That brings up these images that have the word leaf in the filename. I would like to focus on the first image, leaf_and_dew_01. Double-click that to open it up in the Elements' Editing workspace.

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Why make selections?
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Why make selections? 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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