Hello everyone. I have created a new series of videos answering the questions that people have been asking on Google and YouTube. In this video, I am showing you everything you need to know about the selection tools.
I am also showing you how to personalize your interface to make your work more efficient. Then, I am showing you in detail what things are and how to use them (including key shortcuts).
If you have more questions, or if you think I missed something important, please feel free to tell me. I appreciate your feedback and help.
00:18 Where is the toolbox?
00:32 How many selection tools? Where are they located?
00:42 Can I personalize the interface?
01:00 What are dockers?
01:20 How do I move dockers?
01:49 Moving dockers (showing you step by step how to do it).
02:50 How do I save my personalized workspace?
03:12 Why move the Tool Options docker?
03:49 The 8 selection tools
04:20 Let’s have a closer look (showing you what the tools can do + Tips).
05:02 Why do I select? What is the purpose? (7 reasons for selecting)
05:10 Answer 1 = Removing/erasing
05:20 Answer 2 = Moving and/or transforming parts
05:36 Answer 3 = Coloring/painting
05:50 Answer 4 = Changing hue, saturation, and lightness
06:02 Answer 5 = Moving/cutting parts to another layer (CTRL + Shift + J)
06:28 Answer 6 = Moving/Copying parts to another layer (CTRL + ALT + J)
07:11 Answer 7 = Inverting a selection (CTRL + Shift + I)
07:35 Three different ways to deselect
08:04 Displaying your selection (if you cannot see the marching ants)
08:34 Is the Polygonal tool that useful? (showing you how to use the tool)
09:19 Filling selections with foreground and background colors
09:39 Filling selections with a pattern
10:09 The Bezier curve selection tool (showing you how to use it)
10:50 The magnetic selection tool
11:22 The lasso tool or free had selection tool
12:12 The magic wand or contiguous selection tool
12:31 Similar color selection tool
13:00 Action tools start here!!!
13:24 Action # 1 = Replace
13:39 Action # 2 = Intersect
13:54 Action # 3 = Add
14:27 Action # 4 = Subtract
14:43 Action # 5 = Symmetric difference
15:02 FINAL TIP = how to stroke a selection