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Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Once you get color - go over the picture and it becomes an _________.

2. The act of comparing or estimating two things - one against the other - and the contrast between

3. The correct balance of composition or color that produces a harmonious effect

4. Holding down this key constrains the proportions of your crop or marquee

5. An image in which individual pixels are visible.

6. When wanting the edges of a selection _____ - Select> Modify> Feather

7. is a companion program that lets you sort - group - label images. It also has automated functions like contact sheet template generation and web page design.

8. Basic ________ include: line - shape - color and texture

9. lets you apply a recorded action to a series of photos

10. Transform

11. when selected - means the magic wand will select only pixels next to each other

12. Show/hide layers

13. A temporary frame around a selected object that shows the objects outer dimensions

14. Use to draw a precise path around an object - click or clicking and dragging to place each point

15. Samples color from any area on the image

16. File format that is uncompressed/unprocessed

17. Just click once to clear up minor blemishes on an image

18. To put a style on text Go to _________ - go over each one to figure out the name. Sunset is most commonly used.

19. To ________ a layer - Click on it - drag it to the bottom of the layers palette to the icon that looks like a page (next to the trash)

20. Three different types of balance when using color - shape - and position: Symmetry - Asymmetry - _________

21. ___________ is a term for temporarily hiding the contents of a layer by clicking the eye icon

22. While preparing images for a global audience you should consider the __________ design concept

23. Adjusts the brightness and darkness of the blacks - whites and greys in an image

24. The process of softening the edges of an image in the foreground so that it blends into the background image with less contrast.

25. Hows you the distribution of blacks - whites and greys in an image

26. A series of lines and points plotted mathematically

27. JPEGs don't show _________ - only PNG and GIF do.

28. To delete a layer drag it to the ______ at the bottom of the layers panel

29. Maintain the aspect ratio for an image

30. The basic Photoshop tool icons that help you modify and monitor images. Each palette performs a specific function and may be positioned and resized as desired.

31. Typing a word using a certain ________ - Text tool - use the menu to select the color and font.

32. Used for ________: the magic wand tool - the lasso tool - and the rectangular marquee

33. Hitting this key toggles the foreground color between black and white

34. The working surface of a Photoshop image. It is like a transparent sheet that sorts the paint and filter effects.

35. The color structure of an image. Examples are CMYK - RGB - Grayscale - or indexed.

36. _____ is a color mixed with black.

37. Used to fix red eye in images

38. To create a gradient that contains randomly distributed colors within a range of colors that you specify

39. Should be used to modify layers so you can change the effect

40. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

41. To quickly access and use a path that you will use repeatedly in a logo for a client - you define the path as a ______

42. Clone stamp - healing brush - patch

43. Allows the use of copyrighted material on a website without first getting permission from the author

44. To merge all the layers in an image into a single layer.

45. Full screen

46. Refers to white - not transparent - referring to GIF.

47. To ______ a palette elsewhere - Click on it - drag it to where you need it. Blue outline signifies where it will be docked.

48. Select all

49. Go to layers palette - right click on layer or go to submenu - CONVERT TO SMART OBJECT

50. Resolution for the web should be