Use the shape tools Photoshop CC (2013)


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Using the shape tools

In this lesson we're going to take a look at some of the different Shape tools that we have in Photoshop. Now, similar to the Text tools the Shape tools are vector based. And that means they're resolution is independent, so you never to worry about resizing them after you draw them, you can transform them at any time you won't lose any quality. So to select these Shape tools ,you can either click on the Shape tool icon in the Tool bar or you can tap the U key. Now, to make sure that we're all starting in the same place, if you're on the Mac, if you'll Ctrl click on the icon here in the upper left, and then choose Reset tool.

Or, if you're on Windows, just right mouse click and choose Reset tool. Now, as soon as I click and drag out a rectangle in my image area, the Properties panel appears and you'll notice that there are a lot of these same options on the Properties panel as there are in the menu across the top. So, it really doesn't mat...

Using the shape tools
Video duration: 13m 45s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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Using the shape tools provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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