After taking a photo, select Edit, then Draw. Then, choose the form that you wish to utilize. If you want to circle anything in a photo, choose the square or circle shape and drag it around the focal region. Your photo will be updated with a new marked-up version of itself.
Select Picture Tools, then Format. Click the arrow next to Crop in the Size Menu. Select a crop to shape (square, circle, triangle, etc.). The form will be instantaneously applied. You can also use these tips to crop photos for other effects.
To make a circular avatar, go to Elements > Photos and search for a picture. After you've uploaded your image, click on it to add it to the screen. TIP: Use a square shape instead of a circular shape if you require a square profile photo.
Now select Modify and check the Circle option. Your image will be converted into a perfect circle.
To make a circle, use the oval tool and drag an ellipse while holding down the shift key. This limits the shape to a circle. To draw a square, select the rectangle tool and drag out a rectangle while holding down the shift key. This limits the shape to a square.
To fill a circle with color, go to the toolbar, click the color swatch next to the word "Color," and then click anywhere inside the circle to assign the color. To fill a square with color, go to the toolbar, click the color swatch next to the word "Color," and then click anywhere on the square to assign the color.
If you want to change the size of a circle or square, go to the toolbar and click the size icon next to the word "Size." This will display two menu options: "Circle" and "Square." Select the size you want and then click OK.
You can also change the size of a circle or square by typing numbers into the X and Y text boxes at the bottom of the screen. Type a number less than 1 for a small circle or square. Type a number greater than 1 for a large circle or square.
As you can see, there are many ways to create circles and squares in Photoshop. The most efficient way is to use the pen tool and then click inside the image to start drawing.
Crop an image to fit or fill a shape. A photograph can be used as the fill for a shape. Simply click on the shape to which you wish to add a photo, then on the FORMAT tab, under DRAWING TOOLS, pick Shape Styles > Shape Fill > Picture, and then select the desired image. Within the shape, click the image you desire. The mouse pointer will change to a hand symbolizing that the tool is ready for action.
Make an oval or a circle.
Make an oval or a circle. Click Shapes on the Insert tab. Select Oval from the list of Basic Shapes. Drag to create the oval form from where you want it to start. To create a circle, hold Shift and drag. Release the mouse button.
You may draw a circle from the center by holding the Ctrl key (in addition to the Shift key). This gives you a perfect circle. The Alt key can be used in place of the Ctrl key for "sticky" circles.