► Note

The Marquee and Magic Wand tools can also be used in conjunction with the Lasso tools.

TRY IT To select only the eagle's head without the background using multiple selection tools, first open Eagle.psd from the Samples folder within the Adobe Photoshop 7 folder on your computer. Then, use the Marquee tool to draw a rectangle around the eagle's head, as shown in Figure 5-4.

Then, click the Magic Wand tool from the toolbox and position it over the green background within your existing selection. Hold down the ALT key (Windows) or OPTION key (Mac) and click the green background to remove that background from the existing selection, as shown in Figure 5-5.

Figure 5-4 First, use the Marquee tool to draw a rectangular selection around the eagle's head.

Figure 5-4 First, use the Marquee tool to draw a rectangular selection around the eagle's head.

Figure 5-5 Next, use the Magic Wand tool to remove the green background from the selection.

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