• Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint
Share this Page URL
Help

Cream of the Crop: cropping and resizing > Creating Your Own Custom Crop Tools

Creating Your Own Custom Crop Tools

I know, we just learned how to use the Crop tool and now we’re jumping into an advanced technique: creating your own custom tools. The reason is, it fits with what we’re already doing. Although it’s more of an advanced technique, it’s not complicated. In fact, once you set it up, it will save you time and money. What we’re going to do is create what are called Tool Presets. These Tool Presets are a series of tools (in this case, Crop tools) with all our option settings already in place. So we’ll create a 5 × 7, an 8 × 10, a 6 × 4, or whatever Crop tool we want. Then, when we want to crop to 5 × 7, all we have to do is grab the 5 × 7 Crop tool. Here’s how.


PREVIEW

                                                                          

Not a subscriber?

Start A Free Trial


  
  • Creative Edge
  • Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint