IN PHOTOSHOP YOU’LL have to make things bigger or smaller. You’ll either have to work with selections and make them bigger or smaller, or transform and resize entire layers or portions of a layer. The good thing is that the techniques in this lesson can be used to transform anything in Photoshop, so even though we’re talking about selections, you’ll be able to apply what you learn to everything from small elements in a document to entire layers.

The easiest way to transform a selection is to go to Select > Transform Selection (Figure 30.1). A box with markers on each of its corners and sides will appear around ...

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