Have you ever tried to crop a photo in Photoshop, but it seems like the whole image is cropped? The problem might be how your layers are set up. This tutorial will teach you how to crop only one layer in photoshop.
How to Crop only One Layer in Photoshop
In this blog post, we will discuss how to crop only one layer in photoshop. This is a tutorial that shows how to do this with simple steps and detailed images.
Crop only the single layer you want from your photoshop design instead of all layers on the canvas.
Let’s dive in.
Step 1: Open Photoshop and image.
Step 2: Now, create a blank document or open an image.
Here are screen captures of a website mockup, or you can use any mock-up or any template.
Step 3: Then fit the website screenshot and mobile screenshot using “Move Tool” ( In this case. I am using Website Screenshot. you can use any image) into these black tablets and mobile screens.
Step 4: See. Extra image size. We need to cut out to make this work.
Step 5: Now click the image layer, which image you want to crop. Then click “Create layer mask.”
Step 6: Next, go to “Marquee Tool” and unwanted crop areas, then hit the “Delete” button.
Step 7: Now, Adjust image size with a mobile screen.
Step 8: Now select the MacBook screen layer and press “Create a Layer Mask” (same as step 5).
Step 9: Follow step 6 (same formula).
Step 10: Adjust image height & weight.
The instructions above have helped you learn how to crop a layer in photoshop. There are many ways to do this, but the method described here is one of the most common and simple methods for cutting out only one layer from an image. Follow these steps closely, and your editing process will go smoothly.
As always, if you have any questions about what we’ve discussed in this post, feel free to comment below.
Jon M. Bayless is a graphic designer who loves to share his photoshop tricks on the website he created, called Trick Gate. He has been in the industry for over 20 years and has mastered many of Photoshop’s features. His favorite thing about what he does is meeting new people every day – there are so many different personalities in this world, all with their own unique strengths!