Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video The Rectangular Marquee tool, part of Photoshop: Selections (2011).
The Rectangular Marquee tool is easily one of the simplest selection tools in …Photoshop, and at first glance, it might seem too simple to really be useful. …But as you'll see in this lesson, the Rectangular Marquee tool has a surprising …degree of complexity. In this case, I just happen to have an …image that contains a number of rectangular shapes we can select. …The assumption here is that we want to apply some sort of change to the shutters …on this building. Which requires that we first make a …selection of those areas. To put the Rectangular Marquee tool to …use of course, we need to first choose this tool.…
So, we'll move to the tool box and click the button for the Rectangular Marquee tool. …You could also press the letter M for Marquee on the keyboard which is the …short cut for the Rectangular Marquee tool. …With the Rectangular Marque tool active, we can simply click and drag on the image …in order to create a selection. In this case, obviously I'm not actually …trying to create an accurate selection, but rather just demonstrating the use of …
- 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
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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