Refining pixel selection edges

Once a selection has been created, you can refine its edges to ensure your selection is as accurate as needed.

For very fine selection, e.g. of hair against a coloured background, use an adjustment brush as part of the refinement to 'brush-in' fine detail.


The following settings can be adjusted from the dialog:

To refine pixel selection edges:
  1. Do one of the following:
    • From any selection tool's context toolbar, click Refine.
    • From the Select menu, select Refine Edges.
  2. Adjust the settings in the dialog.
  3. If you wish to adjust the selection edges by painting, drag on the preview.
  4. Click Apply.