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Lesson 8. Discover the Special Gems in M... > To crop a photograph or other image

To crop a photograph or other image

1.
Open the image in Preview.

2.
You don't need to get a special tool to do this: Just press and drag to create a cropping box, as shown below. Start in one corner and drag diagonally to the other corner.

3.
To resize the cropped area, press on any of the tiny square “handles” that you see around the edges. Drag any handle to resize.

4.
To move the cropped area to a different part of the image, press in the middle of the cropping box and drag.

5.
When you are ready to crop, go to the Tools menu and choose “Crop.” Or press Command K.


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