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Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design

Subject : it-skills
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1. A series of lines and points plotted mathematically

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

3. Two or more colors that gradually blend into each other.

4. _________ colors are adjacent to each other on the color wheel

5. Using masks and layers so the original image(s) are not compromised

6. Four things that should be balanced are: - ___________ and filled space - Text and images - Color and no colors and different colors -Textures against flat colors

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

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

9. The color mode one should use for web documents

10. Allows you to record steps you take in photoshop.

11. An image made up of a rectangular grid of pixels. This type of graphic distorts if you try to enlarge it.

12. A compressed and flatttened image file

13. Resolution for the web should be

14. Clone stamp - healing brush - patch

15. _____ is a color mixed with black.

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

17. While masking _______ conceals the image below

18. Double click on the palette name to ________

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

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

21. Use with the clone tool to establish an area to duplicate

22. _________ ideal for web use: JPEG or PNG or GIF

23. _____________ can be scaled up and down without being messed up. It will not lose resolution.

24. _______ is another word for color.

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

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

27. An image with pixels so small that the human eye cannot make ou the individual pixels when printed.

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

29. Is like a stencil. The area around the mask is protected from change and the area of the mask maybe changed. The mask itself cannot be printed - but a masked image can be printed.

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

31. An image that uses geometrical primitives such as points - lines - curves - and polygons to represent images. This type of graphic is scalable and does not pixelize.

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

33. To ______________ - revealing the background. Lasso tool - go around it - hit delete. It will show the background color.

34. To reduce the jagged appearance of a low- resolution image by automatically resampling up.

35. ___________ can be rearranged by clicking on one and dragging it up

36. Converts vectors to pixels

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

38. 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.

39. while masking __________ reveals the image below

40. zoom in

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

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

43. Lets you paint with stylized strokes

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

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

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

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

48. To change ________ - foreground and background Click on either the foreground or background squares - and use the color picker to get the color needed. Switch them using the bent arrow in the top right of that section.

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

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