How do I make an image fit a canvas in Photoshop?

How do I resize an image in Photoshop canvas?

Follow these quick-and-easy steps to change your canvas size:

  1. Choose Image→Canvas Size. The Canvas Size dialog box appears. …
  2. Enter new values in the Width and Height text boxes. …
  3. Specify your desired anchor placement. …
  4. Select your canvas color from the Canvas extension color pop-up menu and click OK.

How do I maximize a canvas in Photoshop?

Change the canvas size

  1. Choose Image > Canvas Size.
  2. Do one of the following: Enter the dimensions for the canvas in the Width and Height boxes. …
  3. For Anchor, click a square to indicate where to position the existing image on the new canvas.
  4. Choose an option from the Canvas Extension Color menu: …
  5. Click OK.

What’s the difference between image size and canvas size in Photoshop?

The Image Size command is used when you want to change the size of an image, such as to print at a different size than the native pixel dimensions of the image. The Canvas Size command is used for adding space around a photo or essentially cropping the image by reducing the available space.

How do I make a picture a specific size?

How to Convert a Photo to a Certain Size

  1. Find the picture you wish to re-size. Right-click it and then click “Re-size pictures.”
  2. Choose which size you would like your photo to be. …
  3. Click “OK.” The original file will be unedited, with an edited version next to it.
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What is the shortcut key to maximize canvas in Photoshop?

⌘/Ctrl + alt/option+ C brings up your canvas size, so you can add more to your canvas (or take some away) without having to create a new document and move everything over.

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