Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Quick Mask mode, part of Photoshop Selections Workshop.
Generally speaking, there's a tendency to think of Selections as an outline …identifying the object you want to select. …In many cases rather then tracing along the edge of an object, it can be helpful …to paint to define areas to be selected. In this lesson we'll take a look at the …Quick Mask mode, which enables you to paint rather then trace to define a Selection. …I really only use the Quick Mask mode for modifying an existing selection rather …than creating a new selection from scratch. …In this case, I've already created a selection. …So, I'll go ahead and go to the select menu and choose load selection to bring …up the load selection dialog. I'll choose barn as the channel and click …Okay, which will give me my saved selection of the barn.…
This is a far from perfect selection, and we'll refine the selection using Quick …Mask mode. First we need to configure Quick Mask mode. …The Quick Mask mode button is found at the very bottom of the toolbox. …If you click on this button it will take us into Quick Mask mode and if you click …
- Adding, subtracting, and intersecting
- Saving and loading selections
- Using Deselect, Reselect, and Hide
- Selection tools
- Advanced selection techniques
- Refining selections
- Selection projects
Skill Level Advanced
Practical Photoshop CS5 Selectionswith Richard Harrington1h 8m Intermediate
Photoshop CS5: Selections in Depthwith Jan Kabili3h 45m Intermediate
Photoshop Masking and Compositing: Fundamentalswith Deke McClelland11h 36m Intermediate
1. Basic Concepts
2. Selection Tools
3. Advanced Selection Techniques
4. Refining Selections
5. Selection Projects
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