Creating path selections


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Creating path selections

In the previous movies, we have talked quite a bit about paths. Now we are all ready to begin with paths. So in order to simplify things, I deleted all the other layers in my Layers palette so I can really focus in on the task at hand. All right let's zoom in a little bit, Command+Plus on a Mac/Ctrl+Plus on a PC. Press P on the keyboard to select the Pen tool. Make sure you have the Paths option selected in the Options bar and then let's go ahead and click on this corner point over here. What we are going to do is click and drag in the direction that we are going. Again we are going towards this way, we are going to go clockwise and then what I'm going to do is I'm going to move up to this corner here and I'm going to click and drag away. Again I'm moving in this direction so I'm going to click and drag in the direction I'm moving in.

And my path in the background is a little bit messed up so I press the Option key on a Mac/Alt key on a PC and I'm g...

Creating path selections
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Creating path selections provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS4 for Photographers

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Photography
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