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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Keeps a list of previous actions

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

3. Adjusts darkness

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

5. Highlight the edges of an image by hand and then extract withing that outline

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

7. Links two or more layers together so whatever you do to one layer - happens to the other layers

8. Add writing to a photo

9. Select everything but the selection

10. Makes layers snap to a position while moving

11. Creates colors that are darker than the original clors

12. Dot of light or color

13. Search files to be edited withing photoshop

14. Selected areas drawn by hand

15. Adjusts saturation

16. Indicates that a layer is visible.

17. Paint with a predefined pattern

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

19. How much colors clash with each other

20. A variation on the arrangement and visibility of layers

21. Indicates the layer you are currently editing

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

23. Turns all layers into one - locked - background layer. saves space

24. Makes edits using the history palette

25. Select areas by hand

26. A mask that can be added to specific layers rather than all the layers below

27. A tool that blurs the edges [or wherever you drag the mouse]; reduces detail by decreasing the level of sharpness

28. zoom tool shortcuts

29. Part of an image

30. Add color or other effects to an image using a circular edit space

31. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area

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

33. Selections of a similar color

34. Saved shapes that are able to be reused

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

36. Slowly transition from transparent to visible

37. Two techniques for ___________________ - to select the layer you paint on - to create a new layer and then group it within the previous

38. Area you take pixels from

39. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

40. Brightness

41. Lets you apply transformations (move - rotate - scale - skew - distort - perspective and wrap) in one continuous operation.

42. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

43. Crosshair indicates _________

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

45. Colors being used - default black and white

46. Protects parts of your selection you dont want edited

47. Cut sections out of an image

48. Stores previous steps made within photoshop

49. Deletes part of a layer

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