Pen Tool:


A Shape Layer can be used as a Clipping Layer to control the layer directly above it: this layer may be an image, gradient layer or a number of objects combined into a Smart Object.



Adjust path components


You can also use the Copy and Paste commands to duplicate vector objects between a Photoshop image and an image in another application, such as Adobe Illustrator.


Reshaping a path component or entire path:

Copy a Path or parts of a path

Do any of the following:


Copy Path Component between two Photoshop Files