When the crop tool is visible in the toolbar you can quickly access it by typing c. Please use the keyboard shortcut c and use shift c to switch to others using the same shortcut.
Then use the corners to adjust the perspective instead of the crop area itself.
How to get the crop tool back on photoshop. How did this default get set like this. I have never asked p shop to constrain a crop. If you re using a newer version of photoshop post cs6 you can still use classic mode if you want to.
The crop tool may be hidden behind the slice tool slice select tool or perspective crop tool. To access it click and hold the crop tool in the tool bar then choose the perspective crop tool. You ll also notice there are handles small boxes in each corner and along each side.
We re sorry that photoshop is not working for you as expected. If so click on any of these tools and hold down the mouse until you can access the crop tool. Let s say you decide that s not the crop that you want you would click on edit step backward twice to go back to the original image size.
To activate it simply activate the crop tool and then click on the crop options icon up in the options bar. It appears that crop tool is coupled with the slice tool and hence not showing. If you crop an image nondestructively delete cropped pixels unchecked then reselect the crop tool and click in the image with show cropped area checked the cropped areas will redisplay.
Adjust the corners so the grid lines approach or match the objects in the image. To use the new crop features of photoshop keep use classic mode unchecked. Use the crop tool to crop and straighten photos in photoshop.
All of a sudden today my cropping tool will only do constrained crops that is i can only crop perfect squares. Choose the crop tool by pressing c on your keyboard or by clicking on the crop tool in the toolbox. This is photoshop cs2 by the way.
The crop tool is non destructive and you can choose to retain the cropped pixels to optimize the crop boundaries later. Draw your crop area. The crop tool also provides intuitive methods to straighten a photo while cropping.
Let s say you wanted it to be a 7 5 instead of a 5 7 the easiest way to flip the ratios is to click the double reverse arrow in the center of the ratios it will flip it around and. This one says use classic mode. How did this happen.
For all operations visual guides provide an interactive preview. How do i unconstrain it. When you do that a drop down will appear and all you ll need to do is check the first box.
You ll see that a cropping border is automatically added to your photo.