Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video Quick Mask mode, part of Time-Saving Tips Using Photoshop.
- One of the more underutilized selection techniques … in Photoshop is Quick Mask Mode. … You can use just about any tool you wish … and you have a lot of control. … It's also great when other selection techniques … don't give you the result that you're looking for. … So, I'm going to start here with the butterfly image open … and to save me a little bit of time, … I'm going to start with an initial selection. … So, what I'm going to do is using my Quick Selection tool, … and we'll talk about this in a future video. … I'm just going to kind of drag to get started, right? … I'm going to create an initial selection, … I'm just kind of painting … and you want to stay away from the edge … or just butt up to the edge if you can, … and just going to get started … with something like this. … That looks pretty good. … The Quick Mask mode is accessed at the bottom … of your tools panel and it's this button right here. … Now the first thing I'd like you to do … Now, in your Quick Mask options, …
- Customizing Photoshop
- Zooming and panning techniques
- Using Photoshop tool shortcuts
- Selecting, moving, showing, and merging layers
- Adjusting brush size
- Transforming selections
- Adding a color adjustment
- Changing type properties
- Working with Smart Objects
Skill Level Intermediate
Time-Saving Tips Using Illustratorwith Chad Chelius1h 45m Intermediate
Lightroom Classic CC: Working Fasterwith Chris Orwig1h 25m Intermediate
Mastering Selections in Photoshop CCwith Tim Grey3h 13m Beginner
1. Performance and Interface Tips
3. Selections and Masking
4. Working with Type
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