Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video The Color Range command, part of Photoshop: Selections (2011).
In many cases you'll find you want to create a selection based on specific …color values within an image and in those cases the color range command provides …not only the ability to create selections of objects based on their color but also …the ability to transition that selection into areas of similar color. …Let's see how it's done. To get started, we'll choose the color …range command from the select menu. This will bring up the color range …dialog, where we can start to create a selection based on particular color …values within the image. There are options to create selections …based on existing color values from the select pop up.…
But I find that these are generally not terribly useful. …They just give you a baseline selection of particular areas of the image. …Based on tone or color. I prefer instead to work with sampled …colors so that I can define which color ranges I actually want to work with. …Using the Eyedropper tool which is active by default, we can then simply click on …
- Adding, subtracting, and intersecting
- Saving and loading selections
- Using Deselect, Reselect, and Hide
- Selection tools
- Advanced selection techniques
- Refining selections
- Selection projects
Skill Level Advanced
Photoshop CS5: Selections in Depthwith Jan Kabili3h 45m Intermediate
Photoshop Masking and Compositing: Fundamentalswith Deke McClelland11h 35m Intermediate
1. Basic Concepts
2. Selection Tools
3. Advanced Selection Techniques
4. Refining Selections
5. Selection Projects
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