First of all, when you open up Photoshop while taking by taking a new page, you will get something like this the default setting of the Photoshop is like this on the top left corner. You could see this Arrow if you click once . All the tools will be arranged in this form single column. And if you again click it all will be in the default to column. So I will be going forward with this setting also.
Now the first is the this is the move tool before going to that layer. You can see this small arrows on the corner. This means that it also has a hidden menu a hidden tools within it simply right click on on these tools to access the rest of the options. So so first one is the move tool which allows you to move the objects, for example, if I draw a Simple square like this and I want to move this around on the page.
Please click on this move tool and you could easily click and hold and drag the mouse to move it around. So this is simple a move tool. Now. The next is the Marquee tools. The first one is the if you right click on it the options pops out which will give you rest options. The first one is the rectangular Marquee tool.
Which allows you to create the this type of rectangle shapes on the page simply drag the mouse to drag create a rectangle like this. If you hold the shift key. It will create a circle square perfect square like this.
And if you want to fill the color in it, press alt + backspace and this foreground color will be filled in it as you can see.
And again, if you go to this elliptical Marquee tool, which will allow you to create a circle like this. So as you can see
While holding the shift key if you drag your mouse, it will create a perfect circle. And if you do not hold the shift key simply drag the mouse, it will create a circle like this and the rest is the single lines column. So now let’s jump to next. Bob says in it. So let me just delete this layer and take a new layer. And now the next is the lasso tool.
Which help you to make the selection? So I’m taking this simple image and this is the lasso tool if I want to cut this with free hand, you could simply use this as a tool.
To make the selection and you can do you can simply paste Ctrl ax to cut it and like this or you could use in various ways this selection tool. This is the polygonal lasso tool. Nine
This allows you to make the selection in the straight lines like this as you can see and if you can this is the magnetic lasso tool which also used to make the selections and now moving on to the next is the quick selection tool by for example taking this image if I want to make a selection of Base by selecting the quick selection tool simply. You have to drag the your mouse and the quick selection tool all the same color will be automatically selected like this.
Now you could simply press control acts and now control V. And now you have cut it this out as you can see. So with the quick selection tool it’s easy to make the selection if the colors are log same same colors are their magic wand tool is also for making the selection. It makes the selection of the same color have all at once for you have been if I click here once as you can see all this black portion has been selected.
If I click once here all the same colors will be selected like this. So these are the simply the tools to make the selection. So moving to next tool is the crop tool. So if you want to increase or even decrease the size of the page, you could use the crop simply click on the crop tool and move your mouse here and decrease the size. True
So as you can see the face eyes on the page has been reduced. You can not only reduce even you could be increase the size simply drag up and as you can see, press enter to confirm it. So now this is the pace size. Moving on to the next Is the eyedropper tool which simply allows you to make the pick the color from then image? So have a look at this currently. It’s in the red now if I move click the mouse and move this mouse cursor here and there it will pick the color same color as you can see.
I am currently placing order green is the foreground is color is the green color. So simply if you want to pick any color you could use this eyedropper tool. Now this is the spot healing healing brush tool path tool and these all are used to Simply.
A Dory if you want to remove anything from the name as than these are really his playful.
For example, if a giant using the spot healing brush tool while selecting this if I want to Simply erase this portion, I’m going to select this portion and As you can see it’s disappeared if I want to Simply disappear this I’m going to Simply.
Make this selection and now as you can see it will disappear. As you can see
So this is simply a used to make the spot healing and other are also the same similar thing healing brush tool the patch tool allows you to Simply make a selection from anywhere as you can see. And now drag it now this portion will be replaced on this.
As you can see
So this is the patch tool. And the next day the content aware and the red eye tool. If you are moving on to the next more useful tool, which is the brush tool if you select the brush tool and right click you would access the default brushes available on Photoshop
The photos up if you want to load your own brass simply click this gear icon and click here to load the brushes you could see there are lots of preload addresses.
Anyone to you if I click on this natural process and press ok to add it or append to again continue adding here.
So I’m pressing the okay. So these are the some process here.
You would press the while bracket keys to increase or decrease the size of the brush. So this is the brush tool. There are lots of dresses as you can see.
So this is the simple brass if you right click you could adjust the size and the hardness of the brush. And increase or decrease the size.
Now moving on to the next to the pencil tool, which is again, you could easily create anything and the next is the Clone tool. So if you want to make a clone of something, for example this clock then what you can do is simply press ALT key here and press click once and now if I give you want to clear the block here as you can see . This clock will appear here.
So this is used to make the cloning of anything if you want, not only that if you want to disappear this clock, press alt and click once and now you could fill the Color besides this cloth to make look that is clock has been disappeared. So I this is just I am showing the example. I’m not showing you how to do that what these tools can do. So now I’m going to the next tool is the result or this is simple eraser tool you could simply click here and start raising. And now if you right click on it is the Magic Eraser tool, which it is the same color all And so as you can see, this is the same wavelength color of green if I click once it will delete all these all at once as you can see. This is the whole white color if I’ve again click on it. It has deleted it. So it will erase all the same color all at once with this magic eraser tool. So this is really useful tool. Now. This is simple the gradient tool. So for example, making a selection and
I’m going to fill a gradient in it. So simply drag the mouse and it will fill the gradient.
So this is the gradient tool. So now I’m moving to next on the is the blur tool. So this blur tool Serpent and the is used to make the any person blur. For example, I am going to plot this simply hold the click the mouse and start applying the blur as you can see. This has been plot and this is focused. Similarly. You can sharpen any area if you want. Because the size with the bracket keys and you put simply click and to make the Sun. So as you can see this area has been served.
Then this as you can see, this is the blood area. Now. The next tool is the dots tool if you want to add the extra lighting to any particular area of the photo simply use this tool and as you can see the lights are being added similarly. This is the dresses to make the area more darker and the next is the paint tool which is again used to create more complex shapes or you could make the sky.
Plex selections with the he use of this paint tool and this is the free hand paint tool. Now if you want to add a text then this is the text tool simply click once so, let me take a simple a new page simply click once and from here you could adjust the size drag here, and I’m just typing anything and from here you could easily Change the font name. Selection here. Please control it to make for selection now use the arrow keys to Simply change the fonts.
You could access the all the font setting on the top as you can. See you could also change the color from here. And this is the more useful most useful tool is the same tool. So they are also three Define custom shape tool. If you click on it, you will get a new icon here saved simply click on this lower icons initially.
You will not get this tab you when you open the first time you will only get a few saved in it by hand. If you want to add more shapes in it. You could click here as you can see animals. Phil so they are just shapes. So if for example if I’m going to click on the nature and click, okay, and This is the butterfly.
Double click on it to select it, press shift and ALT key and drag the mouse to create this sick.
Now this is the path. If I if you want to make it to the selection, press Ctrl + enter to make its election. Now you could fill in the color in it any color you want? As you can see
So this is really useful tool and this is simply the zoom tool. Select the zoom tool and click once to zoom in there are various ways to zoom. You could also play simply alt and use the cursor on your mouse to zoom in zoom out or you could also press control + plus or minus K to zoom in or zoom out
So these are some of the basics I had explained it in this Photoshop tutorial.