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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. The 2 numbers at the bottom of the status bar mean indicate the size of the __________

2. A variation on the arrangement and visibility of layers

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

4. Paint with a predefined pattern

5. Protects parts of your selection you dont want edited

6. Adds to mask

7. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

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

9. Perserve earlier states of your work

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

11. Chemical used in photograph development. something similar used in quick mask mode

12. Automatically finds and extracts the background from an image

13. Area you take pixels from

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

15. Blends pixels from a source area with a target area

16. Select areas by hand

17. Creating an identical copy of an image

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

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

20. Color You Apply With A Paint Or Edit Tool

21. Makes things fade

22. Part of an image

23. Amount of pixels

24. Search files to be edited withing photoshop

25. How much you can see through a layer

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

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

28. To edit an image repeatedly without making a permanet change to the colors or tonal range

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

30. Sets display closer or further away from picture

31. Shows list of previous actions

32. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

33. Randomness

34. Selections of a similar color

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

36. Brightness

37. Erases pixels of the same color.

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

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

40. An image created by using a series of mathematically defined lines and curves rather than pixels - making the image easier to rescale; also called draw- type graphics; images do not lose quality when resized; can typically be edited

41. force foreground - force background - etc...

42. Selection tool used to select square or rectangular areas

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

44. Saved shapes that are able to be reused

45. Predominant tone of a color.

46. Creates colors that are darker than the original clors

47. Lets you view your layers

48. Makes layers snap to a position while moving

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

50. 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.