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Adobe CS6

Photoshop CS6

Photoshop CS6 - Mastering the Selection Tools

Increase your knowledge base of Photoshop by mastering the selection tools. Work with hard to select image elements such as hair, color ranges and fuzzy edges. Dive into the Select menu commands and the Marquee, Lasso, and Magic Wand tools, and then learn how to refine your selections with Expand and Contract, Smooth and Feather, Quick Mask, and other controls.

Topics include:

  • What are selections?
  • Creating masks from selections
  • Moving a selection
  • Selecting with the Quick Selection tool
  • Transforming a selection
  • Using the Refine Edge command
  • Selecting a color or tonal range throughout the image
  • Making a selection with the Pen tool
  • Saving a selection as an alpha channel
  • Creating a selection from multiple channels with the Calculations command
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Faculty, Staff, Students

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