Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Intro to selecting, part of Up and Running with Photoshop CS6.
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In this tutorial we're going to look at selecting what it is, why you need to do …it, and a little bit about how to do it as well. …So let's say we have this little sign here, and we want to adjust, just the sign. …Maybe we want to move this and put it in a different image, or maybe we want to …cover this up, or maybe we want to change it's color, or as we'll see in this …tutorial, maybe want to change everything else exept the sign. …So we do that with a process called selecting, and in the toolbar here, this …first section of tools are primarily dedicated towards selecting.…
Especially these three here. So we have here, for example, the …Rectangular Marquee tool, if I hold my mouse down you'll see I have a few other …selection tools here as well. These are the most basic selection tools, …but its good to kind of illustrate the point so I'm going to choose the Rectangular …Marquee tool. As I click and I drag I will create a selection. …Now you can tell you have a selection when you have what are called the …
- 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
Up and Running with Photoshop for Designwith Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
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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