Photoshop update lets you simply hover over an object to select it | Engadget

Chief among those is the "Hover Auto-masking Object Selection Tool" that allows you to select a scene object simply by hovering your mouse over it. Also powered by Sensei AI, it simply scans the scene and automatically selects and masks every object in the scene. Landscape Mixer can essentially blend multiple landscape to create a new scene with desert elements replacing a seaside coastal scene, for example. If an object is not detected or only partially detected, you can drag a marquee over the areas you'd like to select, which is how the tool worked previously. The tool can detect most but not all objects in a scene, and Adobe said it's constantly improving it to include additional object categories. The feature is really as simple as that, as Adobe's Sensei AI kicks in to determine the edges of an object and select it automatically with a single click. It overlays a foreground image onto a background, while automatically adjusting the hue and luminosity of the foreground image to match.
Adobe has unveiled its latest Photoshop update on desktop and iPad for its Adobe Max 2021 event, and as with the last few versions, the most interesting features are powered by AI. Chief among those … [+2719 chars]