Making color range selections


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Making color range selections

There is actually another way to make selections, and that is by targeting a specific color. What you can do is you can target a color and then build a selection based on color. It's really quite fascinating. Now, typically what you want to do is you want to select your Eyedropper tool first. So, I'll go ahead and do that by clicking on it in the Tools panel, or by pressing the Eye key. Next, we are going to hover over our image, and then we'll click on a color, for example, this red here on this red boat. Next, we navigate to the Select pulldown menu, and here we're going to choose Color Range.

Now, the interesting thing about Color Range is that because I selected on the red of the boat, you can see that it has made that selection and also some selections on other boats. Now, if your view doesn't look just like this, it could be because you have a different Selection Preview. I'll go ahead and change this to None. Then here you can see there is no selection been mad...

Making color range selections
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Making color range selections provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers

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