Macworld Tips: Crop and Recrop using Photoshop CS6

Quickly recrop an image without having to cancel the current crop

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When using the new Crop tool, if you get the crop slightly wrong, you have to cancel it because Photoshop won’t let you redraw the crop – it starts moving the image.

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When using the new Crop tool, if you get the crop slightly wrong, you have to cancel it because Photoshop won’t let you redraw the crop – it starts moving the image.

 

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However, you can move the corners and sides of the crop selection so that it crops in a different place and also rotate the image at the same time by using the corners.

 

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Finally, you can quickly recrop without having to move corners or cancel and start again. Just hold the Shift key down and crop the area you want.

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