Selects a polygonal, rectangular, or elliptical region of an image layer. Or selects a random shape region using a lasso.
The following selection tools are provided: , , , and .
To create a polygonal marquee, use the tool, clicking down to create each line segment. Double-click to close the selection.
To create a circular marquee, hold the key while using the tool.
Similarly, to create a square marquee, hold the key while using the tool.
Turn on this option to create circle or square marquees from the and tools respectively.
Allows you to create a selection area ( ), add to the selection area ( ), or subtract from the selection area ( ).
Use the “=” key to and the “-” key to . These hotkeys are customizable.
These options are also available in the when this tool is active.