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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Amount of pixels

2. Selects a circular area

3. zoom tool shortcuts

4. Protects parts of your selection you dont want edited

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

6. Selected areas drawn by hand

7. How much colors clash with each other

8. Adjusts saturation

9. Brightness

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

11. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

12. Select areas by hand

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

14. Keeps the selection size fit to a certain shape

15. Add writing to a photo

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

17. Dot of light or color

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

19. Channels in gray scale. permanant

20. Removing color

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

22. Select everything but the selection

23. Rulers - things that help the user make accurate selections

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

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

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

27. Makes things fade

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

29. Indicates the layer you are currently editing

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

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

32. Adjusts darkness

33. Merges the selected layer with the one below it

34. Slowly transition from transparent to visible

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

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

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

38. Selections of a similar color

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

40. Adds a melted look to the image

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

42. force foreground - force background - etc...

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

44. How much you can see through a layer

45. Saved shapes that are able to be reused

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

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

48. Adds to mask

49. Special effects

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