The online tools and photoshop allow you to take your digital artwork to the next level. Learn how to use layers to create intricate designs, and also use the Crop tool and the Slice tool to cut or crop parts of an image. You can create various lines using the drawing and brushing tools. You can also make use of the Brush and Pencil tool to create large-scale splashes of colors. The Eyedropper lets you capture and match colors in an image. Measurement tools permit precise positioning and measurements.

The ability to select an area and apply different effects to it is possible with the tools for selecting. The Lasso tool, which includes its Polygonal Lasso and Magnetic variants allows you to have more control over the selection. The patch tool can be used to fix the selection. Also, you can utilize Content-Aware Moving to move an item or layer without affecting its appearance or altering the surrounding elements.

Blur softens pixels and makes them less distinct. This is a great way to reduce glare or create an ethereal look. Sharpen has the opposite effect by making the pixels more distinct and often used for retouching to eliminate wrinkles and other imperfections. Dodge and Burn lighten or darken pixels, and the Sponge tool description absorbs or releases color, therefore it can be useful in fixing areas where the contrast is too high. You can drag an object or a layer using the Move tool. You can choose a keyboard shortcut that allows you to switch between tools and also change the setting that determines if Photoshop switches between tools when you hold a key while holding Shift.