How to Use the Refine Radius tool Photoshop CS6


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Using the Refine Radius tool

In this movie, I'll show you how to use the Refine Radius tool which is a tool that's available to you exclusively when you're working inside the Refine Edge or Refine Mask dialog box. So here I am looking at that same image from the previous movie. I've applied a Radius of 20 pixels, and turned on the Smart Radius checkbox. Now what we need to do is go ahead and scroll our way up to the hair; maybe zoom out a click, because that's a little too close. Now, notice that as I'm moving my cursor inside the image window it's a brush, and that brush represents this tool right there; the Refine Radius tool, which allows you to brush more radius into your image, that is, you're brushing in a larger area of edge detection.

Now, you can change the size of your brush up here in the options bar. Notice, in my case, it's set to 25, or you can press one of the square bracket keys. Now, in a Mac, you're going to have no problems. On Windows, it's a...

Using the Refine Radius tool
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Using the Refine Radius tool provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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