Changing the backgroundcolor of the canvas in photoshop

17 February 2011

Step 1
Enlarge your "canvas" (workingarea) this way the gray area around it shows:



Step 2
First pick the paint bucket tool (or press G) and then select a nice color (2):


Step 3
Then press and hold the SHIFT button and click in the gray area around your image. The color of this area changes to the selected color (red in this case):
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2 comments

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    Photoshop Clipping Path

    17 August 2010

    A brilliant and resourcefully post

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    evilkitty75

    08 November 2009

    Nice trick thxxx