Combining selections Photoshop CC (2013)


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Combining selections

In this image I want to select not only the window frame but also the little arch above it, so that I can darken it down a little bit. And that way it'll appear as if the window and those bricks there in the archway are receding a little bit. And it'll provide a little bit more contrast in that area. Now, to do this, I'm going to use a combination of both the Rectangle and the Elliptical Marquee tool, but first I'm going to hide my rulers because I was showing them from the last video. So to hide your rulers, we'll select View and then Rulers, and we'll just select this and that will toggle it off. I'm going to start with the Elliptical Marquee tool, so I'll select that from the tool bar.

And then I want to make sure that I have this initial option selected. This will just allow me to make a selection as opposed to add to a selection, or subtract from a selection, or intersect a selection. And, we learned in the last video that, if I kind of...

Combining selections
Video duration: 6m 40s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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Combining selections provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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Photography
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