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