Utilize the Crop tool to recompose your pictures Photoshop CS6


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Utilizing the Crop tool to recompose your pictures

Another need that will arise as you start to work on your photographs is the need to crop and recompose your pictures. Well, let's take a look at how we can do this using the Adobe Camera Raw Crop tools. We'll go ahead and select these three files and then navigate to the File pulldown menu and choose Open in Camera Raw, and let's start off with this file here. You'll notice that at the top of Camera Raw we have these different tools. One of the tools is the Crop tool, and right next door to it is this Straighten tool.

If you click on this tool, what you can do is you can then click and drag across an area of your photograph that you think should be straight. In this case, I'll click across the railroad tie here. You notice that what will happen is it will create a new crop for my image, and it'll also rotate that so that that line is straight. To see the results, press Enter or Return, and you can now see that this is much more level. Except here, I went a little...

Utilizing the Crop tool to recompose your pictures
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Utilizing the Crop tool to recompose your pictures 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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