Tutorial. Cropping An Image In Adobe Photoshop.

  Customer Room  
   Photo Processing    Video Processing  Download   Purchase   Tutorial   Support   Company  
en  fr  de  es  pt  it  jp  ru  

Adobe Photoshop & Photoshop Elements Tips

Cropping An Image In Adobe Photoshop


Cropping - This changes the number of pixels in an image by "cropping" away the pixels from the surrounding area.

In the photo editor Adobe Photoshop an image can be cropped with the Crop tool or the Crop command.

To crop an image with the Crop tool, follow these instructions:

  • Step 1. Choose the Crop tool Crop Tool from the Tool Panel or press C.
  • Step 2. Bring the cursor to a point on the image, where a corner of the cropped image will be, and left-click the mouse.
  • Step 3. Moving the cursor diagonally, keep the left mouse button pressed.
  • Selecting an Area to Crop
    Step 4. Release the left mouse button. A box will appear over the image with marked corners, indicating the area that will be preserved. This box can be moved, resized, and rotated.
    • To move the crop box move the cursor completely inside the selected area, press the left mouse button, and while keeping the left mouse button pressed, drag the box.
    Moving the Crop Box
    • To change the size of the selected area move the cursor to one of the corner markers, press the left mouse button and drag the marker. If the cursor is dragged while pressing Shift, the size of the box will be changed proportionally.
    Changing the Size of the Crop Selection Box
    • To rotate the crop box move the cursor to one of the corner markers and drag the cursor.
    Rotating the Crop Selection Box
  • Шаг 5. Press Enter (Return on Macintosh) or press the Apply button in the Options Panel to crop the image.

    To close the crop box without cropping the image press Esc or press the button in the Options Panel.


To crop an image with the Crop command from the Photoshop menu, follow these steps:

  • Step 1. Choose the Rectangular marquee tool from the Tool Panel.
  • Step 2. Select a rectangular area on the image Selection Tools in Adobe Photoshop).
  • Step 3. Choose Crop from the Image menu.


Introduction Introduction
PHOTOSHOP: Selection Tools PHOTOSHOP: Selection Tools
Selection Shading Selection Shading
Transformation of Objects Transformation of Objects
Cropping an Image in Photoshop Cropping an Image in Photoshop
Perspective Distortion Correction Perspective Distortion Correction
Rotate and Flip an Image Rotate and Flip an Image
Retouching Tools In Adobe Photoshop Retouching Tools In Adobe Photoshop
Painting  Tools In Adobe Photoshop Painting Tools In Adobe Photoshop
Editing  Tools In Adobe Photoshop Editing Tools In Adobe Photoshop
Filling  Tools In Adobe Photoshop Filling Tools In Adobe Photoshop
Eyedropper Tool Tips Eyedropper Tool Tips
Brush Tool Tips Brush Tool Tips
Load New Brushes Load New Brushes
Using Custom Shapes Using Custom Shapes
Color Correction with Curves Color Correction with Curves
Change Image Size to View on Screen Change Image Size to View on Screen
Image Size for Printing  Image Size for Printing
Change Image Resolution Change Image Resolution
New Document Size Preset New Document Size Preset
Image Optimization for Web Image Optimization for Web
Install PlugIn Filters in Photoshop Install PlugIn Filters in Photoshop
Photoshop PlugIns Win 64 bit: CS6, CC Photoshop PlugIns Win 64 bit: CS6, CC
Repeat Filter Repeat Filter
History Palette History Palette
Fast Scanning Fast Scanning
Save Workspace in Adobe Photoshop Save Workspace in Adobe Photoshop
ADOBE BRIDGE: Useful Tips  ADOBE BRIDGE: Useful Tips
Adobe Bridge Metadata Adobe Bridge Metadata
Save Workspace in Adobe Bridge Save Workspace in Adobe Bridge
Transformation of Objects in Elements Transformation of Objects in Elements
Rotate and Flip in  Elements Rotate and Flip in Elements
Change Image Size in Elements Change Image Size in Elements
Image Size for Printing in Elements Image Size for Printing in Elements
Change Image Resolution in Elements Change Image Resolution in Elements



back to top


Sign In   
  English  | Français  | Deutsch  | Español  | Português(Br)  | Italiano  | 日本語  | Pусский  |
Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Forum
© 2004-2018 AKVIS. All Rights Reserved. 
Privacy Policy