elipse shape help

Discussion in 'Photoshop Tutorials' started by Martin ©¿©¬, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. Hi
    I have a landscape picture that I want to put in an elipse frame
    Each time I get an elipse in white & the area outside is still the
    picture. What I want is the picture to remain in the elipse & the
    outside to be white.
    How would I do this please
     
    Martin ©¿©¬, Mar 21, 2012
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  2. Forgot to say I'm using Photoshop 7
     
    Martin ©¿©¬, Mar 21, 2012
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  3. Martin ©¿©¬

    tony cooper Guest

    After you draw the ellipse, go to Select>Inverse and then Delete. The
    area outside of the ellipse will be the color you have set as the
    background color.
     
    tony cooper, Mar 22, 2012
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  4. Thanks Tony
    What I should have selected was the elipse marquee tool, not the
    elipse tool
     
    Martin ©¿©¬, Mar 22, 2012
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