Cropping Photos in Photoshop CS5

Photoshop Basics

How to Crop Images in Photoshop

Photoshop stores its many cropping tools in various compartments.

You can master the use of the crop tool and still not have grasped the full potential of the package. The crop tool is in fact very useful but also it can be a wee bit problematic for the unwary - some of the more advanced uses of the tool involve resizing and resampling and this is not immediately evident from looking at the tool options.

This video looks at the crop tool, the trim command, the canvas size dialogue and the select tool and shows how they all can be used for cropping.

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