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In Photoshop its often critical to make an accurate selection.  This let’s you target the precise area of an image for manipulation (and is one of the main reasons to jump from Lightroom to Photoshop).

The best selection often comes by selecting the pixels that you want don’t want.  Additionally you can reuse an existing selection to modify an outside area as well.  In this tutorial from my new lynda.com class (Practical Photoshop Selections), I share a few of my favorite techniques.

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About Richard Harrington

Richard Harrington is the founder of RHED Pixel, a visual communications company based in Washington, D.C. He is the Publisher of Photofocus and Creative Cloud User as well as an author on Lynda.com. Rich has authored several books including From Still to Motion, Understanding Photoshop, Professional Web Video, and Creating DSLR Video.

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