Using the Lasso tool


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Using the Lasso tool

The next tool we are going to take a look at is the Lasso tool. Now the Lasso tool, unlike the Rectangular Selection, which can only create horizontal vertical selections, this allows me to freehand select an area. And what I am going to do in this particular video is I am going to select this one rock in this little configuration of stones on the porch. And usually when you're doing this, you want to get pretty close to your image. If not 100% even more, because the more closer you are zoomed in, the more detail oriented you can be, and you can actually follow the lines a little better.

So I am going to select the Lasso tool here, and I'm just going to start to follow the edge of this, and I've been doing this a long time, so if you are trying and it's like, how was he able to do that? It's just experience really helps and don't be frustrated if you can't initially do this. It's just an eye/hand coordination type of thing, but the idea here is, now I am...

Using the Lasso tool
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Using the Lasso tool provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Painter 12 Essential Training

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Design
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Painter
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