Bringing back hidden pixels with Reveal All


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Bringing back hidden pixels with Reveal All

So, you may know that in the Crop tool, there is a great option to instead of delete the pixels to hide the pixels. So let's do that real quick. To get the Crop tool, I press the letter C. I'm going to go ahead and -- before I drag out a crop boundary though, the layer needs to be converted to a layer that supports transparency. So I'm going to double-click on the word Background in the Layers panel and just click OK. The Background layer is special. It can't be deleted. We've converted it to a non-Background layer now. I'll press C for the Crop tool, drag out my crop boundary and position it the way I want it to by clicking inside the boundary and reposition it where I want it.

Then making sure the Cropped Area option is set to Hide instead of the default, Delete. So that's what it is. Now I've clicked on Hide. I'm going to hit the Return key or Enter key. That gives me that flexibility. I'm going to get my Move tool. Press V for Move tool. I can repositio...

Bringing back hidden pixels with Reveal All
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Bringing back hidden pixels with Reveal All provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS5 Essential Training

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Design Photography
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