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Selection Brush tool

Explorer ,
Jan 09, 2024 Jan 09, 2024

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Good morning,

In Affinity photo there was a Selection Brush Tool.You had the opportunity to use a button to "snap to Edges".Also there was a button where you could easily refine the edge of your selection. Can you tell me if there is something similar in Photoshop please? Thankyou

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Community Expert , Jan 09, 2024 Jan 09, 2024

An old school method is to go into Quick Mask mode (the Q key toggles this), which turns the selection into an editable channel.

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Jan 09, 2024 Jan 09, 2024

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There is the Quick Selection tool that you use like a brush to make a selection. You brush over a section and it expands to select a region. Here's more information about the selection tools:

 

You can refine a selection while a selection tool is active by clicking on the Select and Mask... button in the Options bar (Window > Options) and using the tools in that mode. Here's more information:

 

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An old school method is to go into Quick Mask mode (the Q key toggles this), which turns the selection into an editable channel.

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Thankyou both for the prompt replies. Very much a newbie with Photoshop

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