A filter effect that reduces an image to two colors and creates a stylized graphic feel.

Heal Brush

A modified version of the Clone tool that uses color, tone, and texture data to smooth blemishes and unwanted areas within an image.


A profile that charts and quantifies the distribution of image pixels across the entire tonal spectrum.

hot spots

Active areas within Web site imagemaps that include links to other pages or actions. These hot spots change the cursor icon as the mouse passes over them; the change in cursor shape identifies the area's additional functionality.