How can I lock a particular axis when using a clone stamp tool?

Discussion in 'Photoshop' started by loquak, Jul 18, 2008.

  1. loquak

    loquak Guest

    When I select the source position for cloning of an image, is it
    possible to do it so that the source Y-axis stays locked and only the
    X-position will change? Or vice versa.
    loquak, Jul 18, 2008
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  2. loquak

    Joel Guest

    It's not the best way to do, but you can always SELECT a specific location
    (whatever shape/size you want) then it will only clone the area inside the
    Joel, Jul 20, 2008
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  3. Hold SHIFT, that limits the drag to 0, 45 or 90 movement. Once started you
    can't change the angle if you drift off a bit.

    It's all covered by pressing F1 under "Clone Tool"
    Sir F. A. Rien, Aug 19, 2008
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