Photoshop: Ability to crop but crop off artwork outside the image boundary

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Dear Adobe Gripe #10522

"A 'Resize Canvas' option would be good, like Crop Canvas but wouldn't crop off artwork outside the image boundary. Like resizing a comp in After Effects."
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Official Response
This is already possible. After you draw out your crop using the Crop Tool, select "Hide" from the tool options bar:

Additionally, if you want to add canvas area outside the current image area, you can drag the crop handle outside the canvas area after you lay down a crop using the crop tool: