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Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Alternate name for palettes

2. The default workspace setting

3. Once you get color - go over the picture and it becomes an _________.

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

5. To correct a poor _______ apply a photo filter to an image

6. 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.

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

8. 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.

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

10. This tool corrects imperfections by letting them disappear into the surrounding image and matches texture - lighting - transparency - and shading of pixels.

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

12. To choose an object so that you can manipulate it in some way.

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

14. To create a _________ of two layers from the Menu: Layer> Create Layer Mask. Or - ALT- Click on the line dividing the two layers.

15. ____ is a color mixed with gray.

16. Clone stamp - healing brush - patch

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

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

19. Converts vectors to pixels

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

21. _____ is a color mixed with black.

22. 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.

23. Makes affected areas of your image darker

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

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

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

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

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

29. Full screen

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

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

32. 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)

33. 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.

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

35. To group one or more layers or objects in a layer together.

36. Jump selection or layer to new layer

37. Makes affected areas of your image lighter

38. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

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

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

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

42. Lets you paint with stylized strokes

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

50. zoom in