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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

2. _________ allows fixing mistakes using your redit history - uses info from the history palette

3. Makes layers snap to a position while moving

4. Adjusts saturation

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

6. The conversion of vector objects into pixel information.

7. Creates colors that are darker than the original clors

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

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

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

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

12. force foreground - force background - etc...

13. Area you take pixels from

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

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. Paint with a predefined pattern

17. The 'f' icon at the bottom of the layer palette - that applies things like outer glow - drop shadow and color overlay

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

19. Creating an identical copy of an image

20. Adds a melted look to the image

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

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

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

24. Channels in gray scale. permanant

25. Removing color

26. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

27. Sets display closer or further away from picture

28. A layer that contains vector-based shapes.

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

30. Color You Apply With A Paint Or Edit Tool

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

32. Make paterns from the selection

33. Add writing to a photo

34. Keeps the selection size fit to a certain shape

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

36. Select areas by hand

37. Stores previous steps made within photoshop

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

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

40. Moves selected areas

41. Special effects

42. Selected areas in shape form.

43. Selections of a similar color

44. Select everything but the selection

45. Selects a circular area

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

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

48. Merges the selected layer with the one below it

49. Brightness

50. How much colors clash with each other