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Chapter Lessons. OVERVIEW. Make a selection using shapes Modify a marquee Select using color and modify a selection Add a vignette effect to a selection. Making Selections Combining Images. INTRODUCTION. Most Photoshop images are created using compositing:

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chapter lessons
Chapter Lessons

OVERVIEW

  • Make a selection using shapes
  • Modify a marquee
  • Select using color and modify a selection
  • Add a vignette effect to a selection

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

making selections combining images
Making SelectionsCombining Images

INTRODUCTION

  • Most Photoshop images are created using compositing:
    • Combining images from different sources

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

sources for images
Sources for Images

INTRODUCTION

  • Other Photoshop images
  • Royalty-free images
  • Pictures from digital cameras
  • Scanned artwork

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

understanding selection tools
Understanding Selection Tools

INTRODUCTION

  • Selection tools are used to select images in order to modify them
  • Two selection methods are available:
    • Using a tool
    • Using color

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

choosing a selection tool
Examine images to evaluate selection options

Learn how to identify edges to use to isolate imagery

Learn how to spot colors that can be used to isolate a specific object

Choosing a Selection Tool

INTRODUCTION

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

make a selection using shapes selecting by shape
Make a Selection Using ShapesSelecting by Shape

LESSON 1

  • Use Freeform tools to select irregular shapes
    • Click the tool on the toolbox, then drag the pointer around the object
  • Use Fixed-Area tools to select objects that are rectangular or elliptical

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

selection tools available
Selection Tools Available

LESSON 1

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

understanding marquees
Understanding Marquees

LESSON 1

  • A selected shaped is enclosed by a marquee

Elliptical Marquee

Marquee surrounding an irregular shape

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

fastening points
Fastening Points

LESSON 1

  • An anchor within the marquee
  • Created each time the Selection tool is clicked
  • Visible when Polygonal or Magnetic Lasso tools are used to select an object

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

working with selections
Working with Selections

LESSON 1

  • Move a selection
  • Copy a selection
  • Transform a selection
  • Make adjustments to a selection
  • To deselect an image, click Select on the menu bar, then click Deselect

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placing a selection
Placing a Selection

LESSON 1

  • Copy or cut a selection, then paste it to a different location or to a different image
  • Use the Move Tool to drag a selection to a new location

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

selection tasks
Selection Tasks

LESSON 1

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using guides
Using Guides

LESSON 1

  • Non-printable horizontal and vertical lines
  • Used to help position a selection
  • To create a guide, position the pointer on either ruler, then click and drag the guide into position

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

using the magnetic lasso tool
Using the Magnetic Lasso Tool

LESSON 1

  • Use the Magnetic Lasso tool to select an irregular shape
  • Click the tool on the edge of the shape to create a fastening point
  • Drag the pointer around the shape
  • Click directly over the initial fastening point to close the shape

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

magnetic lasso tool settings
Magnetic Lasso Tool Settings

LESSON 1

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tips for making selections
Tips for Making Selections

LESSON 1

  • Move the mouse slowly
  • Keep your hand steady
  • Make sure your mouse is well cared for and functioning properly

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

modify a marquee changing the size of a marquee
Modify a MarqueeChanging the Size of a Marquee

LESSON 2

  • Use selection buttons from the options bar to:
    • Add to and subtract from a marquee
    • Intersect with a selection

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

expanding a marquee
Expanding a Marquee

LESSON 2

Marquee surrounds rectangle

Selection expanded to include three shapes

Marquee expanded by 5 pixels

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

marquee modifications
Marquee Modifications

LESSON 2

  • Expand a marquee
  • Contract a marquee
  • Smooth out the edges of a marquee
  • Enlarge a marquee and add a border

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

select using color and modify a selection selection options
Select Using Color and Modify a SelectionSelection Options

LESSON 3

  • Use the Color Range command on the Select menu

OR

  • Use the Magic Wand Tool on the toolbox

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

using the color range command
Using the Color Range Command

LESSON 3

  • Select the Color Range command to open the Color Range dialog box
  • Identify which colors to use to make a selection
  • Exclude colors, if necessary
  • Click Select on the menu bar, then click Color Range to open the Color Range dialog box

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magic wand tool options
Magic Wand Tool Options

LESSON 3

  • Four selection buttons
  • Tolerance setting used to specify whether similar pixels will be selected
  • Anti-aliased check box used to soften the appearance of the selection

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more magic wand tool options
More Magic Wand Tool Options

LESSON 3

  • Contiguous check box used to select pixels that are next to one another
  • Use All Layers check box used to select pixels from all layers

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

selection tips
Selection Tips

LESSON 3

  • Identify the shape to select
  • Assess the qualities of the object
  • Decide which method to use: color or magic wand
    • Color: object includes common colors
    • Magic wand: object includes identifiable edges and a definable shape

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

transforming a selection
Transforming a Selection

LESSON 3

  • You transform a selection by changing its size and other qualities
    • Click Edit on the menu bar, point to Transform then select one of the Transform commands

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flipping a selection
Flipping a Selection

LESSON 3

  • Transform a selection by flipping it (changing its direction):
    • Click Edit on the menu bar
    • Point to Transform, then click Flip Horizontal

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

healing brush tool
Healing Brush Tool

LESSON 3

  • Use the Healing Brush Tool on the toolbox to fix imperfections in an image
  • Example of imperfections:
    • Dirt and scratches in a picture
    • Wrinkles on a face

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

add a vignette effect to a selection defining vignettes
Add a Vignette Effect to a SelectionDefining Vignettes

LESSON 4

  • A picture or portrait whose border fades into the surrounding color at its edges

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

uses for vignettes
Uses for Vignettes

LESSON 4

  • Give an image an old-world appearance
  • Tone down an overwhelming background

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

vignette characteristics
A vignette effect uses feathering to fade a marquee shape

The feather setting blurs the area between the selection and the surrounding pixels

Vignette Characteristics

LESSON 4

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0

vignette example
Vignette Example

LESSON 4

Before Vignette applied to Background

After Vignette applied to Background

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creating a vignette
Use a marquee or lasso tool to create a marquee in an image layer

Modify the feather setting to increase the blur effect

Add the vignette effect to the layer:

Click Layer on the menu bar

Point to Add Layer Mask

Click Reveal Selection

Creating a Vignette

LESSON 4

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chapter c tasks
Chapter C Tasks

SUMMARY

  • Understand selection tools
  • Use Fixed-Form & Freeform selection tools
  • Modify selections
  • Modify a marquee
  • Use the Color Range command and the Magic Wand tool
  • Use the Healing Brush tool
  • Add a vignette to a selection

Getting Started with PhotoShop 7.0