- 1 How do you do a content aware scale?
- 2 Why can’t I Content Aware Scale?
- 3 How does the content aware tool work?
- 4 How do I change content aware scale?
- 5 Where is content aware in AE?
- 6 How do I Content Aware Fill a smart object?
- 7 How do I use Content Aware Move tool?
- 8 Why is my content aware scale grayed out?
- 9 Which tools have a content aware mode?
How do you do a content aware scale?
Preserve visual content when scaling images
- (Optional) Choose Select > All if you’re scaling a Background layer.
- Choose Edit > Content-Aware Scale.
- Specify any of the following in the options bar:
- Drag a handle on the bounding box to scale the image.
- Click either Cancel Transform or Commit Transform.
Why can’t I Content Aware Scale?
If you don’t have the option to use content aware fill, check the layer you’re working on. Make sure the layer is not locked, and is not an adjustment layer or a smart object. Also check that you have a selection active on which to apply the content aware fill.
How does the content aware tool work?
Photoshop’s Content-Aware Fill command was designed to make removing unwanted objects or distracting elements from your photos as easy as possible. Simply by drawing a selection around an area, Photoshop can instantly replace it with new image detail from surrounding areas.
How do I change content aware scale?
Here’s how to apply content-aware scaling:
- Choose your desired layer in the Layers panel.
- Choose Edit→Content-Aware Scale.
- Specify your options on the Options bar as follows:
- Click and drag one of the handles of the scale box that surrounds your layer or selection to resize your image.
Where is content aware in AE?
After Effects creates a transparent area in place of the boat. To open the content aware fill panel, select Windows > Content Aware Fill. The panel displays multiple options. For a detailed list of the panel options, see The Content Aware Fill panel.
How do I Content Aware Fill a smart object?
Quickly remove objects with Content-Aware Fill
- Select the object. Make a quick selection of an object you want to remove using Select Subject, the Object Selection Tool, the Quick Selection Tool, or the Magic Wand Tool.
- Open Content-Aware Fill.
- Refine the selection.
- Click OK when you’re happy with the fill results.
How do I use Content Aware Move tool?
- In the toolbar, hold down the Spot Healing Brush and select the Content-Aware Move tool.
- In the options bar, do the following: Content-Aware Move options.
- Select an area to move or extend.
- Drag the selection to the area you want to place the object.
Why is my content aware scale grayed out?
If either of these items are grayed out in the menu, make sure that you have selected a normal pixel layer (Smart Objects are not supported) and that you already have an active selection (which you can change once you enter the new tool, but you will need an active selection to use it).
Which tools have a content aware mode?
Today we’re going to look at 3 content-aware tools: the fill tool, the patch tool, and the spot healing brush tool. Each of these tools performs the same general task of removing objects from an image, but they each have different strengths and weaknesses.