PixelStyle Photo Editor

How to use image marqueetool on Mac?

Selection tool - the use of the marquee tool.

The marquee tool of PixelStyle Photo Editor software plays a very important role in creating, filling and cutting out selections, and is an indispensable part of its use. The selection tool can obtain, change or adjust a certain area of a layer without affecting other layers or areas. Both the rectangular marquee tool and the elliptical marquee tool are the commonly used marquee tools.

The basic steps are as follows:

Step 1. Select the "Rectangular Marquee Tool" or "Elliptical Marquee Tool" in the toolbar.

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Step 2. Choose a selection mode in the Options panel. Lasso Tool has five selection modes available in the Options panel:
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New selection

Creates a new selection


Add to selection

Adds a new selection to an existing selection


Subtract from selection

Subtracts from an existing selection


Intersect with selection

Selects the overlap of two selections


Invert the Intersected selection

Subtracts the overlap of two selections

Step 3.In the menu bar, in the "Clip" drop-down menu, select operations such as cut or copy.

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• The cutting shortcut key is ctrl+X, and the copying shortcut key is ctrl+C.

Cutting the selection as an example.

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Step 4.Paste the cutting selection to another layer and perform rotation operation.

The image selection is placing on the top of other image:

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Now you know how to use the marquee tool. More stunning effects could be created. Come and try it out.