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Magnetic Lasso Tool Photoshop Tutorial

Quick Tip 5 – Faster selections with the Magnetic Lasso Tool

I repeated over and over again that I always use the Pen Tool when extracting objects from the background. After trying the Magnetic Lasso tool, I pretty much forgot about my Pen Tool “obsession”. That’s because with the Magnetic Lasso tool you can draw a path around an object a lot quicker since this tool detects contrast changes.

The best thing about this tool is that the edges are as sharp as with the Pen Tool.