How to Use Zoom Tool in Photoshop CS6

In this video tutorial we will show you how to zoom in Photoshop CS6.


Launch the Adobe Photoshop CS6. Go to the “File” menu and choose “Open” from the drop-down menu. In the appeared window select the image you want to zoom and press “Open”.

Select the image

Go to the toolbar and select the “Zoom Tool”.

Select the Zoom Tool

Click the left mouse button in the image area, if you want to zoom in. Or click the left mouse button while holding the “Alt” key on the keyboard if you want to zoom out. In order to select the zoom area, hold the left mouse button and create a selection.

Select the zoom area

Also you can use keyboard shortcuts: “Ctrl(+)” to zoom in or “Ctrl(-)” to zoom out.