Saving and loading selections


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Saving and loading selections

In this exercise I'm going to show you how to save a selection outline along with an image. My policy is, if you spend more than five minutes on a selection outline you ought to go ahead and save it. That way you can come back to the selection later if you need to modify it further, and in the event you crash you're protected. So let me show you how that works. I've got this selection outline that I've been working on here inside the ManlySaw image.jpg file. I'm going to go up to the Select menu; there is a couple of different ways to work her. Go up to the Select menu and choose the Save Selection command.

And that brings up the Save Selection dialog box which allows you to save the image in the current document or another open document of the exact same size. For example my Ad composite.psd image has exactly the same pixel dimensions so I could save the selection to that file instead, which might not be a bad idea because after all, the saw is ultimately going to be pa...

Saving and loading selections
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Saving and loading selections provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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