Selection modifiers


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Selection modifiers

All right Photoshoppers, it's time for some oldies but goodies, the selection tool modifiers. By the selection tools, I mean the Elliptical or Rectangular Marquee tool. Let's begin by pressing the letter M. That switches you to the given Marquee tool. Shift+M will toggle back and forth between the two, Rectangular or Elliptical. And some of these you are going to know. They are just basic ones, holding down Shift, holding down Option or Alt and so forth. But stick around. Later on in this video you might pick up a few things that you didn't know. Okay, let's begin by dragging with the Rectangular Marquee tool. Of course, I get just a free form rectangle. While I'm dragging I can hold down the Shift key to constrain that to a perfect square. Okay, to deselect, you just click anywhere outside the selection and it goes away.

If I drag again, holding down the Shift key and I put my cursor inside the selected area, this lets me move the selection. The pixels themselves a...

Selection modifiers
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Selection modifiers provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design Photography
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