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A selection method that allows you to paint an area of an image, and the tool automatically finds the edges. Quick Selection Tool
Are like stacked, transparent sheets of glass on which you can create images. You can work on each independently. Layer
A tool to organize layers into a logical order and reduce clutter in the Layers panel. Layer Group
Actions that enhance or modify an image with special effects (Blur, sharpen, artistic, distort, noise, stylize, texture, etc) Filters
Causes the image to appear melted by pushing, pulling, rotating, reflecting, puckering or bloating pixels in the image Liquify filter
A series of options for adjusting the way colors appear when one layer overlays another layer. Blending
A command that softens or blurs edges by building a transition boundary between a selection and its surrounding pixels. Feathering
A partly visible message that marks the image as belonging to you. Watermark
This tool makes freehand selections. Lasso tool
A command that copies the selected area on the active layer. Copy
A tool that's selection expands outward from where it is clicked to automatically find and follow defined edges in the image. Quick Selection tool
An filter effect that applies a range of colors based on the lightest and darkest areas of an image. Gradient map
The tool used to scale, rotate, skew, distort, apply perspective, or warp an image or layer Transform
A layer's degree of transparency; you set this through the Layer Style dialogue box. Opacity
The arrangement of layers top to bottom in the layers panel. Stacking order
Correcting imperfections or photo damage. Image retouching
Is a basic painting tool. It works like a traditional drawing tool by applying the color using strokes. Brush tool
Show/hide layers. Eyeball
To choose an object so that you can manipulate it in some way. Select
Samples color from any area on the image. Eyedropper tool
Clears up minor blemishes on an image. Spot healing brush

Adobe Photoshop CC Crossword

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A selection method that allows you to paint an area of image, and the tool automatically finds edges. Quick Selection Tool
Layers are like stacked, transparent sheets of glass on which you can create images. You can see through the transparent areas of a layer to the layers below. You can work on each layer independently. Layer
A tool to organize layers into a logical order and reduce clutter in the Layers panel. Layer group
Actions that enhance or modify an image with special effects (Blur, sharpen, artistic, distort, noise, stylize, texture, etc)  Filter
Press Z to activate the zoom tool.  Zoom Tool Shortcut
Anti-aliasing smooths the jagged edges of a selection by softening the color transition between edge pixels and background pixels.  Anti-aliasing
The lasso tool makes freehand selections.  Lasso Tool
The backmost image in the layers panel  Background Layer
A subtractive color model used in printing that uses Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black for color channels  CMYK
Creating difference between elements on a page. This can be achieved with color or by varying size, fonts, and font styles  Contrast
Placing the subject of an image into focus or changing contrast, brightness and cropping an image to highlight the subject  Framing
A bitmap image format that supports animations  GIF File
A commonly used format with lossy compression for digital photography  JPEG
Changes the spacing between two letters of text Kerning
A raster graphics file format that supports lossless date compression  PNG
Represented by pixels in a grid layout and cannot be resized without loss of quality  Raster
Converting a vector image into pixels so more special effects/filters can be applied  Rasterizing
creating visual consistency Repetition
Measurement of an image by the number of dots that make it up  Resolution
Color mode best for digital documents (not printed) using Red, Green and Blue  RGB
contains all the tools used when working with images including selection tools, etc..  Tool Bar
created with mathematical calculations, can be resized without loss of quality  Vector Images

Photoshop Crossword

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tool that lightens areas in an image dodge
trims or expand edges of an image crop
restores part of image to earlier state undo
brush used to paint custom brush strokes brushes
samples color from image eyedropper tool
the different levels you place an object/ image file layers
makes freehand selection selections
insert words on photos text
paints with pixels from other parts of image fill and stroke
tool that blurs areas in an image blur
tool that pans over different parts of an image zoom and pan
a wand that selects similarly colored image areas magic wand
tool used to relocate something move tool
tool that makes or changes paths or shapes using points edit paths
making a second layer of the exact object/image duplicate
allows you to rotate, scale, skew, distort, and perspective an image transform
changes pixels to the background color or makes them transparent eraser
tool that draws rectangles rectangle tool
a digital image-editing software Photoshop
tool that magnifies or reduces the size of an image zoom

Adobe Photoshop CC Crossword

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A selection method that allows you to paint an area of an image Quick Selection Tool
The backmost image in the layers panel Background Layer
Press Z to activate the zoom tool Zoom Tool Shortcut
A tool that makes freehand selections Lasso
Converting a vector image into pixels so more special effects/filters can be applied Rasterizing
Similar to stacked, transparent sheets of glass on which to create images Layer
Smooths the jagged edges of a selection by softening the color transition between edge and background pixels Anti-aliasing
Actions that enhance or modify an image with special effects Filter
Measurement of an image by the number of dots that make it up Resolution
A raster graphic file format that supports lossless date compression PNG
Placing the subject of an image into focus or changing contrast Framing
Represented by pixels in a grid layout and cannot be resized without loss of quality Raster
Creating difference between elements on a page Contrast
A way to organize layers into a logical order on the layers panel Layer Group
Contains all tools when working with images Toolbar
Changes the spacing between two letters of text Kerning
A subtractive color mode used during printing CMYK
Created with mathematical calculations Vector Image
A commonly used format with lossy compression for digital photography JPEG
Creating visual consistency Repetition
Color mode best for digital documents during the design process RGB
A bitmap image format that supports animations GIF

Graphic Design and Illustration Crossword

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The extension given to a Photoshop document. .psd
An application within Adobe Photoshop and other Adobe applications that bridges the other Creative Cloud applications. Adobe Bridge
Command that searches for blacks and whites in an image to rearrange color tones. Auto color
Works with images that need some lightening and darkening in highlights and/or shadows. Auto contrast
Adjusts the tonal balance of colors to show detail in highlights and shadows. Auto tone
Command that lets you make simple adjustments to the tonal range of an image. Brightness/Contrast
Command to allow you to replace colors that are opposite the color cast in your image. Color balance
The process of scanning or importing images into the computer so they can be converted to editable digital images for enhancing, retouching, and restoration. Digital Imaging
Measurement of resolution in dots per inch, for printing documents. Dpi
In the Edit menu, it allows you to adjust the amount of the effect you are applying. Fade Command
A tool for quick positioning; like using your own hand. Hand tool
A graph that shows the highlights, shadow, and middle tone properties of an image in the Levels dialog box. Histogram
Displays the before (gray) and after (black) histograms to show the changes made in an image. Histogram Panel
An option in the Resample box to maintain image quality. Intelligent Unsampling
Adds pixels in between the actual pixels and deteriorates the image sharpness and quality. Interpolation
Quality of light in an image. Luminosity
Panel in Photoshop that helps the designer to see portions of an image. Navigator panel
Scanner’s default setting Optical resolution
In Photoshop, displays commands used for each particular panel. Panel menu button
Display many options for your image, and help modify and control information about your project. Panels
Individual colored square dots/ they are the smallest picture elements on your computer screen. Pixels
Measurement of resolution in pixels per inch, for viewing on computer screens. Ppi
To change the resolution of an image size. Resample
Determines the amount of detail in an image. It is measured as dpi (dots per inch) for printing documents, and ppi (pixels per inch) for your computer screen. Resolution
Tool used to rotate the image view nondestructively. Rotate view tool
A way to use the zoom tool by clicking and dragging to zoom in on an image. Scrubby zoom
Used for carefully correcting overexposed or underexposed areas in photographic images. Shadows/Highlights command
Displays options for each selected tool.. Tool options bar
Format that can be read by any graphic application. Universal format
Making a compressed copy of a folder so that it can be sent electronically as one file. Zipped

Photoshop Tools and Techniques Crossword

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What is this tool called? Marquee
To trim a portion of an image to improve its composition. Crop
An image that includes only black, white, and shades of gray. Grayscale
_____ are like stacked, transparent sheets of glass on which you can create images. You can see through the transparent areas of a _____ to the ______ below. You can work on each _____ independently. Layer
To scale, shrink, enlarge, skew, distort, rotate, or change the perspective of a layer, selection, or shape. Transform
A ________ is any of several methods for achieving a smooth transition between two adjacent colors, including black and white. Gradient
The difference in brightness between light and dark areas of an image. ________ determines the number of shades in the image. Contrast
To copy pixels to new locations in an image. To paint with the _____ _____ tool. Clone Stamp
A photograph in warm shades of brown. Sepia
The workspace around an existing image, within the image window. Layer data may lie outside of the ______, but it will be clipped to the ______ when the image is flattened. Canvas

Basics of Art and Adobe Photoshop Crossword

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A selection method that allows you to paint an area of image, and the tool automatically finds edges. Quickselectiontool
The backmost image in the layers panel. It is also the first layer created when opening a new project. backgroundlayer
They work like stacked, transparent sheets on which you can create images and you can see through the transparent areas of the to what's below. Each can also be worked on and moved independently. layers
Measurement of an image by the number of dots that make it up. Resolution
Creating difference between elements on a page. This can be achieved with color or by varying size, fonts, and font styles. Contrast
The tool can be used to outline a freehand selections. lasso
This a general tool used to select a rectangular or circular area. marquee
This tool is used to move an object around in Photoshop. hand
If a layer is above another the object on it will appear ____ of the other. infront
Converting a smart/vector image into pixels so more special effects/filters can be applied. rasterrize
Balance in a mirror like fashion. symmetrical
The use of the elements of art to produce the look of action or to cause the viewer's eye to sweep over the art work in a certain manner. movement
The principles of design that is concerned with dominance. It helps develop a center of interest or focal point. emphasis
A design principle that emphasizes differences between the art elements. For example bright colors next to dull colors. contrast
Balance where the elements branch or radiate out form a central point. radial
The visual quality of wholeness or oneness that is achieved through effective use of the elements of art and principles of design. unity
The use of the same elements of art multiple times to achieve decoration or ornamentation. repetition
The tool that snaps to the edges of defined areas in the image. magneticlasso
This appears to show which area you are currently selecting in your image. marchingants

Photography Crossword

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The range of iteams in focus in an image Depth of field
Number indicating the size of the aperture F Stops
Adjustment of the brightness of the red,green,and blue components White Balance
The speed or light sensitivity of a captured image ISO
The lens opening that allows more or less light onto the sensor Aperture
A collection of data in long term storage Archive
It is used to create usually 3 photographs Bracketing
Used for transferring data from your flash memory card to your PC Card Reader
The measure of rate of change of brightness in an image. Contrast
used to calculate the exposure from the existing light conditions Metering
A visible pattern that occurs when one or more halftone screens are mis-registered in a color image Moiré
A thumbnail of all available colors to a computer or devices Palette
An absolute number that the camera's image sensor can physically record Optical Resolution
The degree to which a color is undiluted by white light Saturation
center part of an image Focal Point
an image that appears too dark Under exposure
an image that appears too bright Over Exposure
the quality of any ditigital image Resolution
measure of an object's transparency Opacity
lightens pixels Dodge Tool
darkens pixels Burn Tool

Photoshop CC Crossword

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If you want to move a person closer to the subject in a picture, what tool would you use? Content-Aware
What tool allows you to make a free form selection? Lasso
Photoshop Document – perfect for photoshop documents PSD
Joint Photographic Experts Group, small file size, good for web JPEG
(Red, Green, Blue) color mode – use for editing in Photoshop RGB
(Cyan/blue, Magenta/red-purple, Yellow, black) color mode – use for printing CMYK
Make changes to an original image’s original information. When you do this you lose the original and can’t go back. Very bad. Destructive
You must discard hidden layers too. Flattening makes the file smaller but you can’t edit the layers anymore. Flatten
Paints using options from a previous state or snapshot. History Brush
Paints lines and strokes of selected colors and settings. Brush
Creates hard-edged lines Pencil
Fills an enclosed, contiguous area with the current foreground color. Paint bucket
This tool selects all contiguous pixels with similar colors with a single click. Quick Select
Lets you select a consistently colored area (for example, a red flower) without having to trace its outline. Tolerance adjusts how many colors are included. Magic Wand
After drawing a shape with straight-edged lines, this tool selects the area enclosed by the shape. Polygonal Lasso
They change your image in some way. They are usually destructive. If you apply a filter to a smart object, it becomes a smart filter and is non-destructive. Filter
The amount of space between all the characters in a selected block of type Tracking
The amount of space between 2 particular characters to make them look more natural as a pair. Kerning
he physical distance between visual elements in an image which can help show the relationship between them. Proximity
A measurement of digital image's size by the number of dots in the image's grid Resolution
Equalizing the visual distribution of elements within an image’s composition. Two types are symmetric and asymmetric. Balance
Provide protection to authors of original work, both published and unpublished. Copyright
Digital image made up of individual dots in a grid. Bitmap
Digital images made up of mathematically drawn lines, curves, and shapes. Vector
Graphics Interchange Format - small file size, 256 colors, supports animation, good for web Gif

Photoshop Basics Crossword

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2. What tool is used for making a selection in certain preset shapes? Marquee Tools
6. What final selection tool allows you to cut your image? Crop Tool
What tool allows you to match the exact color of part of your image? EyedropperTool
What tool allows you to remove blemishes? Spot Healing Brush Tool
What tool allows you to take a sample of a color and use it to cover something else in the image? Healing Brush Tool
What tool allows you to clone a pattern and add it repeatedly to the image? Clone Stamp Tool
What tool allows you to fill in large areas with paint? Paint Bucket
What tool allows you to paint in single strokes? Brush Tool
What tool allows you to draw in a single line? Pencil Tool
What tool softens hard edges? Blur Tool
What tool hardens soft edges? Sharpen Tool
What tool both softens and mixes objects together? Smudge Tool
What tool allows you to make a free drawn selection? Lasso Tool
What tool only selects paths made by the Pen Tool? Path Selection Tool
What tool allows you to move objects? Move Tool
What tool lightens part of an image? Dodge Tool
What tool allows you to darken part of an image? Burn Tool
What tool allows you to select part of an image with one click? Magic Wand Tool
What tool draws using anchor points? Pen Tool
What tool allows you to zoom in and out when viewing your document? Magnifying Glass

CTE Crossword

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collects and bends light to focus the image on the sensor lens
sees the same as your eye sees normal lens
the screen that shows the images you just shot LCD
best file format for internet screen display JPEG
The retina of the eye is reflected by the camera flash Red eye
Digital single lens reflex camera DSLR
The space from the tip of a person's nose to edge of the frame Nose Room
A device to measure light intensity Light meter
The uncompressed original file format of a digital camera RAW
From a certain Point Of View POV
Composition principle that uses lines to lead the viewer to the main point of interest Leading lines
Used to control the principal amount of light on a subject Key light
allows the flash to pop up and fire when its needed auto mode
a subjects eyes would turn red when using a flash if they were this color brown
lens is most versatile allowing multiple focal lengths zoom
for outdoor portraits with harsh shadows fill flash
use this if your flash is producing too harsh or flat light bounce flash
storage devices memory card
storage devices flash drive
storage devices cd
most convenient for taking photos on vacation Compact camera
Programmed Exposure mode sets the aperture and shutter speed automatically, but not the flash or ISO P Mode
Uses the camera lens to physically (not digitally) magnify the image. Optical Zoom
Miniature representations of pictures. Used by photographers on a proof sheet. Thumbnails
When the camera automatically adjusts for lighting and focus with no manual controls Full Auto Mode
Caused when light reflects off the lens element in the lens barrel Lens Flare
Too much light hitting the image sensor Over Exposure
Useful Photoshop tool for working on skin blemishes Spot Brush
A digital distortion, often square and blocky, usually unintended. Artifacts
When a digital sample is enlarged to the point that square pixels are noticeable Pixelization
graph that measures all tones in an image histogram
makes selections in form of a shape marquee tools
snaps to the highest contrasting edge near your cursor magnetic lasso
is not a color correction levels
controls the amount of motion blur in the image shutter speed
Green AUTO indication is for ____setting Fully auto