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Tool Tip: Polygonal Lasso with freehand control in Photoshop

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Tips & Tutorials, by Mark White
February 23, 2013

A tip for hopping between the normal Lasso and Polygonal Lasso tools for making selections in Photoshop

When you’re drawing straight edges with the Polygonal Lasso tool, hold Opt/Alt to activate the normal tool for drawing freehand.

Releasing Opt/Alt will return you back to the Polygonal Lasso tool for continuing your straight edges.