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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Slowly transition from transparent to visible

2. Usually removed by the eraser tool - deletes parts of the image

3. Automatically finds and extracts the background from an image

4. Make paterns from the selection

5. When you save a mask selection - where is it stored?

6. Brightness

7. To protect your original image - create a _______ of the background layer

8. Tool which automatically traces an image instead of using freehand

9. The bottom-most layer in an image - usually containing the image data.

10. Amount of color allowed to be used within an image

11. Sets display closer or further away from picture

12. Graphics created using a grid of colored squares

13. To _________ - load the channel and than edit the same way you do with a quick mask

14. Special effects you apply to layer to affect the appearance of the layer's contents

15. Whether or not the crosshair will move with the edit brush or whether it will stay in one area

16. Removing color

17. Indicates the layer you are currently editing

18. A feature used to automatically locate and correct spelling errors

19. force foreground - force background - etc...

20. Add writing to a photo

21. Lets you view your layers

22. Selection tool used to select square or rectangular areas

23. Determines how the layers colored pixels mix together with underlying pixels in an image (hue - saturation - color - etc)

24. Makes things fade

25. Area you take pixels from

26. The double sided arrow between black and white while using quick mask

27. Selected areas in shape form.

28. A folder in the layer palette indicates that there is a _______

29. Adds to mask

30. Adds to selection

31. Perserve earlier states of your work

32. Selected areas drawn by hand

33. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

34. Like layers work in the same way in that you can see through them but they don't change anything actually below them. So you can apply an adjustment (such as hue/saturation changes) on a transparency/layer and it will become an adjustment layer.

35. The arrangement of all elements on the same layer - determining which appears to be in front of which

36. When you configure the artwork on the base layer as a mask for the layer above it

37. Selects a circular area

38. Creating a 'hole' in the layer to see the layer below

39. Select everything but the selection

40. The conversion of vector objects into pixel information.

41. Paint with a predefined pattern

42. Search files to be edited withing photoshop

43. A group of actions

44. ____________ selects rectangular area - and rectangle tool draws the shape

45. A bar at the bottom of the program window that provides information about the current file and process

46. It makes the file size smaller and do that you can work with more layers than one at a time.

47. This action allows editors to merge different layers of changes and combine them into a single layer

48. Protects parts of your selection you dont want edited

49. Selects a color within an image to be used by the brush

50. Used to adjust the contrast of the edge detail of an image by creating an illusion of a more focused image