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Skew Tool | Quick Photoshop Tutorial

Do you ever take the perfect picture then go to edit it and realize that all your angles are out of whack? Fear no more, use the SKEW TOOL in Photoshop! Here’s a quick tutorial.
WK5M4041 before Skew Tool | Quick Photoshop Tutorial

When you have your background layer selected, click Select>ALL or Ctrl/A.

Then click Edit>Transform>Skew

Screen shot 2011 11 10 at 3.51.34 PM Skew Tool | Quick Photoshop Tutorial

Then just use your mouse and drag the corners in the direction you need to in order to square up your picture and VOILA!
WK5M4041 fixed Skew Tool | Quick Photoshop Tutorial

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Tracy - November 10, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Something so annoying can be fixed soo easy. Thanks for sharing!

tamsen - November 10, 2011 - 4:30 pm

so annoying that i know of that tool and didn’t think of that!!! great job Jenny!

Heather - November 10, 2011 - 4:44 pm

Ohh much better than the ruler tool where I loose a lot after cropping thanks!

Heather Sikkenga - November 12, 2011 - 8:36 am

Thanks so much for sharing this. It will make life a little easier when this situation shows up.

Cheree - November 14, 2011 - 1:41 pm

What a quick fix! Thanks for sharing.

marina - April 15, 2014 - 10:50 pm

thank you for sharing!

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