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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. The arrangement of all elements on the same layer - determining which appears to be in front of which

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

3. Holding down shift while using the crop button keeps the ____________

4. Adds to selection

5. Protects parts of your selection you dont want edited

6. Make paterns from the selection

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

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

9. Color You Apply With A Paint Or Edit Tool

10. Erases pixels of the same color.

11. Slowly transition from transparent to visible

12. Sets display closer or further away from picture

13. Cut sections out of an image

14. Automatically chooses the amount of color tolerance in a photo

15. 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.

16. Graphics created using a grid of colored squares

17. Keeps a list of previous actions

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

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

20. Selection tool used to select square or rectangular areas

21. Makes edits using the history palette

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

23. Merges the selected layer with the one below it

24. Randomness

25. Something you did to change a setting or effect in photoshop

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

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

28. Creates colors that are darker than the original clors

29. Amount of pixels

30. Automatically finds and extracts the background from an image

31. Makes things fade

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

33. Area you take pixels from

34. Removing color

35. Lets you view your layers

36. Indicates that a layer is visible.

37. How much colors clash with each other

38. Selections of a similar color

39. Mode which allows you to use the paint brush to more precisely select areas

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

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

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

43. Keeps the selection size fit to a certain shape

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

45. Brightness

46. normal viewing and editing mode

47. Lists information about mouse's coordinates on the screen - colors of pixels under the mouse - etc....

48. Combination of lasso and healing brush - drags pixels from a source area onto another area

49. Adjusts lightness

50. How much you can see through a layer