Selection Tools

Selection Tools

 

Capturing & Manipulating Images

Yesterday we learnt how to use a variety of Selection Tool techniques during our seminar with Adam.

Rectangular Selection Tool

This tool lets us create a square or rectangular selections on any area of an image.

 

Eliptical Selection Tool

This tool lets us create a circular selection on any area of an image.

 

Lasso Selection Tool

This tool lets us draw a  freehand selection on any area an image by using paths.

 

Polygonal Lasso Selection Tool

This tool lets us draw a freehand selection on any area of an image but this time using straight lines only.

 

Magnetic Lasso Selection Tool

This tools lets us draw a  freehand selection on any area of an image. This tool anchors points around the selection which can be adjusted in how sensitive they are, making the selection much more accurate.

 

Quick Selection Tool

This tools lets us make fast selections within an image. You click across the area which you want selected and it will calculate what part of the image you want to discard automatically.