Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Intelligently scaling an object, part of Learning Photoshop CS6.
A lot of times, when working with images, you want to kind of resize them or …compress them a little bit. But the results always are disastrous …unless you use this Amazing tool which we'll talk about in this movie. …So, what I want to do is show you the before, essentially. …What people typically do. Let's say I have this photo of my …beautiful wife and I want to resize this from this landscape image it's a really …wide landscape actually too. It's taken with a camera typically meant …for movies and not for portrait. So what I want to do is hit Cmd+T, or …Ctrl+T on the PC. This enters free transform mode.…
And what I want to do is take this from landscape to portrait but if I click on …these sides to resize this, you can see that it gets squashed and that just looks terrible. …So I'm going to hit Escape. Now another Option is that I could select …the Crop tool, and just crop this but part of the magic of this image to me is …that there is this dark vignette on the sides and then it kind of fades to this …
- Getting images into Photoshop
- Creating and navigating documents
- Working with layers
- Cropping and straightening images
- Color correction
- Making selections
- Fixing image problems
- Working with effects
- Creating and editing text
- Exporting and printing
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
1. Getting Started with Photoshop
2. Getting Images into Photoshop
3. Photoshop Basics
4. Image Basics
5. Color Correction
6. Making Selections
7. Fixing Image Problems
8. Working with Effects
9. Working with Text
10. Making Art
11. Exporting and Printing
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