Using Quick Mask mode


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Using Quick Mask mode

Quick Mask Mode offers you another way to refine selections. Quick Mask Mode comes in handy when you have a small area to select and you just want to manually paint in a selection. Quick Mask Mode is also useful to clean up a selection that you've made with another tool that just needs a quick touch up here and there. Let's give it a try here. I'm going to get my Quick Selection tool and I'm going to make a really quick selection of these pots. You can see how imperfect this selection is. I need to add to this selection on the right and remove part of this selection on the left side.

I could use the Quick Selection Brush options to do that, but it's probably just as fast in this case to go down and click on Quick Mask Mode at the bottom of the toolbox. Quick Mask Mode is showing me the selection as a mask. A mask is just another way of displaying selection information. The clear areas of the mask are the selected areas, and the red translucent areas are the masked areas....

Using Quick Mask mode
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Using Quick Mask mode provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop CS4 Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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