NSL WEEK 212- Adobe Photoshop “Magic Wand Tool”

It’s time for MAGIC! =D

Basics for the Magic Wand Tool in Adobe Photoshop.


Adobe Photoshop

Magic Wand Tool in Tools Panel

 You can find this tool in the same stack as the Quick Selection Tool.


Adobe Photoshop

Options Bar for Settings

This is where all the power is! For each use, I make some changes to the Sample Size and Tolerance.


Adobe Photoshop

3×3 Sample Size

If you leave it set to “Point Sample” the Magic Wand Tool will use the information from a single pixel to determine the selection. In the image above, I have it set to 3 by 3 Average and I clicked in the middle pixel. Even though I clicked on the center pixel, it’s actually looking at the average of all 9 pixels in that gold square.


Checkout: SebastianBleak.Tumblr


Twitter: @SebastianBleak #AdobeGrind #NSL  Images looked best on FireFox when this post was created.


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