Crop and Slice Tools in Photoshop

In my previous article you have learned about the selection tool in Photoshop.

  1. Selection tool in Photoshop
     

Introduction

This article describes the Crop and Slice tools.

Crop and Slice Tools

  1. Crop Tool

  2.  Slice Tool

  3.  Slice Select Tool

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1. Crop Tool

We use this tool to crop an image and it is similar to the Rectangular Marquee tool. The difference is that when you press the [Enter/Return] key, it crops your image to the size of the box. And outside of the box information is not shown whenever you do not press "Ctrl+Z".  

 

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2. Slice Tool

The slice tool creates multiple images from one image or layer.


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3. Slice Select Tool

  • Select the Slice Select Tool and click on a slice to select .
  • You can move and resize, using the Slice Select Tool, the bounding box of the selected slice. To move a slice by a few pixels you can use the keyboard cursor keys.