Transforming selections


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Transforming selections

I am going to give you some shortcuts now for working on selections, transforming selections. So let's begin by just making a real simple selection. We'll do M for the Marquee tool and Shift+M to switch to the Rectangular Marquee tool, let's say. So I'm just going to draw out some random selection here. And you can see that again, if I put my mouse in the middle of the selection, I can reposition it and if I put my mouse outside the selection, I deselect that. So let's make another selection here. If I want to just nudge my selection, you know, in very small increments, the nudge keys, the arrow keys, still work for that. Again just using my arrow keys, I'm nudging this one pixel at a time to the left or to the right or up or down.

It may be tough to see in the video there. But if I want to move it in 10 pixel increments, I do Shift+Arrow keys to move 10 pixels at a time, left or right, up or down. If I want to transform my selection, you instinctively, if you kn...

Transforming selections
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Transforming selections 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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Photoshop
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