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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

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

Adobe Photoshop Terms Crossword

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Description

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

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

Adobe Photoshop CC Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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

Digital Media Crossword

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Description

The use of a computer to create movement on the screen. ANIMATION
A little application that gets downloaded to your computer along with a web page. APPLET
A two or three-dimensional icon that represents a computer user or gamer. AVATAR
The capacity of a device to process or transmit information. The more information it can handle per second, the greater its bandwidth. BANDWITH
A web page usually updated by one person; most allow viewers to post comments. BLOG
To mix two or more audio tracks into one. BOUNCE
The acronym for the use of computer to design products. CAD
A computer seeking information on your behalf from a server on a network. CLIENT
Digital images that can be legally used electronically. CLIPART
A self-organized group of people with a common agenda, cause, or interest. COMMUNITY
The speed of data transfer, normally expressed in bits or bytes per second. DATA RATE
A measurement of loudness. The higher the rating, the louder the sound. DECIBAL
Computers, cell phones, digital video, and social networking sites that allow users to create, communicate and interact with each other. DIGITAL MEDIA
A person in whose life there have always been computers, video games and the Internet. DIGITAL NATIVE
The process of converting analog audio and video signals into a digital format. DIGITIZING
Misleading images that are changed, modified or manipulated to trick the viewer. FAUXTOGRAPHY
The prevalent graphics format for images on the World Wide Web. GIF
Graphics that allow each pixel to appear as black, white, or shades of gray. GRAYSCALE
Jagged, stair-step-like bumps that advertise an image’s identity as a collection of pixels. JAGGIES
A file format used for photographs on the web. JPEG
To type your name and password to initiate a session with a host computer. LOGIN
A remix or blend of songs, videos, or other media into one product. MASH UP
A system enabling users to exchange information over long distances connecting through a system of routers, servers, switches, and the like. NETWORK
Video editing process in which editing occurs in any sequence. NONLINEAR
The illegal act of sending messages that appear to come from real sources, but really come from spammers to get people to share personal information. PHISHING
Tiny dots of white, black, or color arranged in rows that make up an image on a computer screen. PIXELS
A downloadable digital video or audio file that can be narrated or contain music and video. PODCAST
Re-creation of songs using fresh rhythms and audio samples. REMIXES
The density of pixels described in pixels per inch. RESOLUTION
Unwanted ads. SPAM
The acronym for the vector graphic format associated with Adobe Flash Player. SWF
Also known as SMS, this is a message that is sent from a cell phone. TEXT MESSAGE
Someone who posts unwanted ads on online message boards. TROLL
The process in which an animator creates key frames and objects and then uses software to fill in movement in-between frames. TWEENING
A social networking microblog where people’s messages, called Tweets, can be posted to their followers. TWITTER
The process of making video films. VIDEOGRAPHY
An HTML hypertext document on the World Wide Web. WEB PAGE

Photoshop Crossword

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Description

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

PowerPoint Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Graphic created from arrangements of small squares called pixels Bitmap image
Drawings made up of lines and curves which describe an object mathematically. Vector image
Accomplished without loss of data Lossless compression
Term that stands for picture element Pixel
Part of a file's data is discarded to reduce file size Lossy Compression
Best option for photographs JPEG
Most widely used format for print publishing TIFF
Using a variety of media Multimedia
Format for lossy audio and visual compression that comes in several formats MPEG
The number of dots or pixels per linear unit of output Resolution
A line or shape on a slide that an object will follow Path
A recording of your voice that describes or enhances the message in each slide Narration
Running an application or jumping to a specific slide Action
Slide, show, file, or page that will display when you click a link on a slide Target
The way in which the text in the cell is arranged Text alignment
The intersection of a table row and column Cell
Container that displays data divided into rows and columns Table
To combine cells into one large section Merge
Allow you to drag the table border Table handles
Horizontal segment of a table Row
A set of formatting choices you can apply automatically to a table Table style
To add color with a particular gradient to selected cells Gradient fill
A line showing the progression of value change over time Trendline
A chart feature that enables you to show a range of possible values Error bars
Windows Bitmap BMP

Photoshop Review Worksheet

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Matching Worksheet
Description

The area that the file opens up into Document window
Top of the workspace that holds Photoshop's common functions MenuBar
Getting rid of parts of a picture and change the size or resolution cropping
The color reflected from or transmitted through an object Hue
Common small file format for use on the internet- compressed information jpeg
A computer program that enables you to edit photos Photoshop
Contains things such as undo, copy, paste etc. EditMenu
The differences between two parts in the image contrast
Dots or small squares that make up an image Pixels
Dots per inch, or resolution of image dpi
Image files that contain full resolution. It is uncompressed RAW
intensifies or deintensifies the color- found in Photoshop saturation
Located just below the Application bar and displays tool choices optionsbar
The measurement of a relative lightness or darkness of a color Brightness
Merge all layers in an image using a single command. Flatten
Parts of Photoshop file that keeps different parts of the design separate from each other Layers
Photoshop document is saved as PSD

Web Design Crossword

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clickable text in a hyperlink Anchor
used to format the layout of webpages in conjunction with HTML cascading style sheets
area enclosed by the beginning and ending tags Container element
small piece of data kept and stored on websites cookie
name used in URL's to identify a particular webpage Domain
refers to using computer code to place something such as a video or song on a Website or blog Embed
any link that goes to a different domain external link
design for characters you type font
graphics interchange format, image file format commonly used for images on the web GIF
Joint photographic experts group, popular image file format jpeg
hypertext markup language, used to create webpages HTML
internet protocol address, numerical label assigned to each device connected IP Address
does not start on a new line and only takes up as much width as necessary inline element
adjusting the space between characters, placing two characters closer together than normal kerning
HTML object that allows you to jump to a new location when click or tap it link
number of pixels contained on a display monitor resolution
basic unit of programmable color on a computer display pixel
red, blue, green refers to a system for representing the colors used on a computer display RGB
a small line attached to the end of a stroke in a letter or symbol serif
computer program that lets a user enter, change, store, and usually print text text editor
document commonly written in HTML that is accessible through the Internet web page
a Web site that allows users to add and update content on the site using their own Web browser wiki

Photoshop CC Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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