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Chapter 4. Super Size Me: Resizing and C... > Using the Crop Tool to Add More Canv... - Pg. 119

The Photoshop CS2 Book for Digital Photographers Step Three: Now, grab any side handle or corner point and drag outside the image area, out into the gray desktop area that surrounds your image. The gray area that your cropping border selects outside the image will be added as white canvas space in the next step, so position the border where you want to add the canvas space. Step Four: Press the Return (PC: Enter) key to finalize your crop, and when you do, the gray area outside your image will become white canvas space. In the example shown here, I added some text in the bottom canvas area using the Type tool (T). The headline is set in the font Adobe Garamond Condensed, as is the address and contact info. The store's name is set in the font Futura Extra Bold (also from Adobe). Resizing and Cropping Chapter 4 119