Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Transforming a masked object, part of Photoshop CS6 Selections and Layer Masking Workshop.
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Sometimes while creating a composite image in Photoshop, you'll find that you …need to re-size one or more of the images. …And sometimes even transform the shape, stretching the image one way or the …other, for example. In this case, for example, I have a life …ring from one photograph that I'd like to put against a different background from a …different photograph. But you can see, one was a horizontal and …one was a vertical. And so, they don't exactly match up properly. …But I can certainly use the Move tool in order to move this particular Image layer …into a different position. But you'll notice that if I align the …bottom of the life ring image with the bottom of the rust and paint image, that …part of the life ring goes out of the frame.…
I can make sure that I'm aligned on two edges, but the image being vertical is …still extending far beyond this particular image. …So, I need to do a few things here. One of those is to make a little bit more …room for the life ring image. I can do that very easily now that I have …
- Anti-aliasing and selections
- The case for not feathering selections
- Adding, subtracting, and intersecting
- Inverting a selection
- Mixing and matching selection tools
- Advanced selection techniques
- Creating composite images
- Applying targeted adjustments
Skill Level Beginner
Practical Photoshop CS5 Selectionswith Richard Harrington1h 8m Intermediate
Photoshop Masking and Compositing: Fundamentalswith Deke McClelland11h 36m Intermediate
1. Basic Concepts
2. Selection Tools
3. Advanced Selection Techniques
4. Creating Composite Images
5. Applying Targeted Adjustments
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