How to Use the three lasso tools Photoshop CS6


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Using the three lasso tools

In continuing our pursuit of making good selections, here we're going to take a look at another few selection tools. These are the Lasso tools. You'll find them underneath the Marquee tools. If you click on this icon here and hold it down, here you can see we have three different Lasso tools. The first one is just kind of a Free Form Lasso tool. Let's take a look at how we can use this one and also the other two and then target the Background layer. This allows us to make a selection which is really just free form. In this case, I'm just going to drag around this photograph here, and this is a picture of a picture.

This was a photograph that was hanging on a wall, and I'll go ahead and just drag around this and then go ahead and come back to the beginning. You need to create a loop. And by doing so, I can select just this area of the photograph. Now as with our other tools, we can either have hard or soft edges. By default, there's no Feather. You can either add that F...

Using the three lasso tools
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Using the three lasso tools provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers

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Photography
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