How to Use Content-Aware Extend Photoshop CC


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Using Content-Aware Extend

In this movie, I'll show you another use for the content aware move tool which is to extend image elements. Let's say for example that I want to take this block of grass and I want to stretch it so it more or less fills my entire image. But I don't want to scale stretch it after all if I somehow selected this and went up here to the edit menu. It shows for example the free transform command and I were to stretch this guy like so. Then I would increase the width of the blades of grass and pretty much make a mess of things. So we'll go and press control Z, command Z on the mac to undo that change.

Instead what you want to do is switch over to the content aware tool once again. And you can use this tool as a selection tool just as you can with the Patch tool. Works just the same. So you can either drag to create a free form selection or you can pres the Alt key or the Option key on the Mac in order to create a poliginal selection outline like this one here. And then, we'll go up to the ...

Using Content-Aware Extend
Video duration: 2m 4s 10h 37m Intermediate Updated Sep 18, 2014

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Using Content-Aware Extend provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Intermediate

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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