The Warp Tool

Man, I spend too much time looking at the crotches of people… as a photographer, it seems this is where a lot of things can go wrong. Mostly though, it’s with Zippers.

I have found the warp tool in Photoshop an invaluable tool to aid in tidying up things that go awry. As you can see in the sequence of images below we are protectors of modesty. And it really doesn’t take very long at all.

Zipper 1: Identify the problem
Identify the problem
Zipper 2: Make a selection greater than area you need to correct. Copy and paste in place.
Make a selection greater than area you need to correct. Copy and paste in place.
Zipper 3: Use the warp tool (Command+t srcset=
right click > Warp) with the top layer with some transparency and move around until it’s in place.” width=”525″ height=”416″> Use the warp tool (Command+t > right click > Warp) with the top layer with some transparency and move around until it’s in place.
Zipper 4: Return to 100% and mask off anything that looks wrong.
Return to 100% and mask off anything that looks wrong.

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