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Photoshop CS A-Z by Peter Bargh

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Magic Eraser tool

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Introduced on Photoshop 5.5, this tool, found in the Eraser compartment of the toolbox, is used to make pixels transparent. Click on the area you want to lose and the pixels disappear. The palette has a number of options including the Opacity and Tolerance levels along with on/off options for anti-aliasing, Use all Layers and Contiguous modes. Anti-aliasing makes some of the edge pixels semi-transparent ...

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