Creating the art gallery


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Creating the art gallery

In this chapter, we're going to look what happens when you place multiple versions of the same Smart Object. The result is a little surprising, but we can use it to our advantage to make the complex files that are truly easy to adjust. We'll start with this photograph of an art gallery. We want to take out the content of all of these images so that we can replace it with our own Smart Object. Let's begin over on the left here. Now, to select all of these, we could use the Pen tool.

I find it just as easy to use the Lasso tool. A surprising thing about the Lasso tool is if you hold the Option key on a Mac, Alt key on a PC, and if you press it after you begin to click, what's going to happen is it will turn temporarily into the polygonal Lasso tool. And this allows us to click the corners of each area we want to take out. The Shift key will add a new selection to the old selection. So, the Shift key held down, I'm now going to click the corner of this pic...

Creating the art gallery
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Creating the art gallery provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Steve Caplin as part of the Photoshop CS5 Smart Objects Workshop

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Design Photography video2brain
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