Selections Tutorial #1<br />Magnetic Lasso<br />
Introduction<br />In this tutorial you will learn the basics of creating and modifying a selection with the Magic Wand Too...
What are selections?<br />Selections are ways of limiting changes to an image to a specific area.<br />Photoshop has sever...
Getting started<br />If you haven’t already done so, download the Sunflower01.jpg document from the blog.<br />Open the im...
Choose File>Save or use Control-S.<br />Remember, the first thing you did in this tutorial was to save as a .psd (Photosho...
That method worked pretty good to select and delete just the sky.  But what if we want to get rid of everything except the...
Switch to the Layer containing the other version<br />
Create a new blog post using the category Multimedia and insert both images in the post.<br />Write at least five sentence...
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  1. 1. Selections Tutorial #1<br />Magnetic Lasso<br />
  2. 2. Introduction<br />In this tutorial you will learn the basics of creating and modifying a selection with the Magic Wand Tool. You will also work with layers and use the Gradient Tool to apply a new background.<br />
  3. 3. What are selections?<br />Selections are ways of limiting changes to an image to a specific area.<br />Photoshop has several tools for creating selections<br />
  4. 4. Getting started<br />If you haven’t already done so, download the Sunflower01.jpg document from the blog.<br />Open the image Sunflower01.jpg in Photoshop.<br />
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  26. 26. Choose File>Save or use Control-S.<br />Remember, the first thing you did in this tutorial was to save as a .psd (Photoshop Document), so all you have to do is Save once in a while to preserve your work.<br />
  27. 27. That method worked pretty good to select and delete just the sky. But what if we want to get rid of everything except the flower?<br />
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  37. 37. Switch to the Layer containing the other version<br />
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  39. 39. Create a new blog post using the category Multimedia and insert both images in the post.<br />Write at least five sentences about your process and the results.<br />

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