Flip an Object in Photoshop CS6

Edited by Freya, Alexander Avdeev, Eng

You're watching VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how you can flip an object in Photoshop CS6 in Windows 7.


Steps

  1. 1
    To begin, we should have Photoshop opened
    .
    We can see that by the blue icon at the bottom of the screen.
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  2. 2
    Then, we can either create a new document or opening an existing one
    .
    There are other VisiHow videos on how to do that. In this video, a document has already been opened. Actually, there are several layers in the document.
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  3. 3
    We need to ensure that the layer we would like to flip is the one we've selected
    .
    It should be highlighted in blue at the right-hand side.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  4. 4
    We make sure that the selected layer is not locked
    .
    This is indicated by the padlock. Our object should be free to be manipulated.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  5. 5
    We press "Ctrl" and "T" on the image
    .
    We'll see squares pop up around the edges.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  6. 6
    We right-click
    .
    We'll see that we have the options to flip horizontally and vertically at the bottom of the menu.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  7. 7
    We click "Flip Horizontal"
    .
    It is almost like a mirror image.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  8. 8
    We right-click the image and right-click "Flip Vertical"
    .
    The image is turned upside-down.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  9. 9
    We can click the check at the right-hand side
    .
    This will add the changes that we've made.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  10. 10
    We can click the circle with a line through it
    .
    The image will go back to how it was before.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help

This is a VisiHow video. We've just shown you how you can flip an object in Photoshop CS6 in Windows 7. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to add them to the section below. We'll do our best to get back to you.

Was this helpful? Yes | No| I need help

Video: Flip an Object in Photoshop CS6

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.

Article Info

Categories : Software

Recent edits by: Alexander Avdeev, Freya

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 278 times.

x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No