The Crop Tool allows you to select an area of an image and discard everything outside this area. It can help you recompose your image.
Crop a Photo
- Select the Crop tool in the tool strip, or press "C".
An outline with adjustment handles appears around the photo.
- Drag in the photo with the Crop Frame cursor or drag a crop handle to set the crop boundary. Corner handles adjust both image width and height.
Note: If you want to Crop to a specified aspect ratio, choose an aspect ratio from the Aspect drop-down menu on the right. Choose Original to specify the photo’s original aspect ratio. Choose Add Custom Ratio to specify an aspect ratio that is not listed.
- Reposition the crop frame by dragging the photo within the crop frame using the Hand tool.
- Click Apply in the Crop tool panel or double click on the photo when you’ve finished cropping.