The toolbar:Quick selection tool:This tool try’s toselect what you want Selection tool: Lets youit to select. Selects move items on your page.pixels based on toneand colour. Marquee tool: Lets you select areas that are inThe crop tool: ready set objects e.g.Crops areas of the squarespage/picture.Deletes excess The lasso tool: Lets you select areasroom in an area on the page by doing it yourself.you don’t want on (freehand) Several other optionsyour page. including the magnetic lasso which clings to the outside of the area youThe slice tool: allows want to select.you to create multipleimages from oneimage or a layeredPhotoshop file.
The spot healing The brush tool: brush: Eliminates Lets you draw imperfections on a on the page in picture or on areas of specific areas of the page. your choice.The History Brush: used Clone stamp tool:to selectively restore Copys the exactcolour, detail, same pixels so yousmoothness and can fill in areas of thesaturation from an earlier page/picture.point in a pictures Eraser: lets youhistory. delete parts of an Gradient: Lets you image. apply a gradient to a background or Blur tool: Lets you blur image. parts of a picture, also Dodge tool: the smudge tool which Brightens the pixels smudges areas. you paint.
Textbox tool: Lets Pen tool: Lets you you apply text to the draw on the canvas canvas. but fills in the areas you draw which a colour of your Shape tool: Allows choice. you to draw Select tool: Lets you different shapes on select images/texts on the canvas. the canvas.Eyedropper tool: Lets Note tool: allows youyou to select colours to make notes on thefrom different parts of canvas.an image to use onanother. Hand tool: Allows you to drag areas pictures or texts which re on the Magnifying tool: lets canvas into different you zoom in and out of areas. specific areas on the document.