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Author Topic: what is the best way to remove a background  (Read 368 times)

Offline TeejayTopic starter

what is the best way to remove a background
« on: January 11, 2020, 05:00:53 AM »
ok i dont mind watching or reading a long tutorial but there are so many out there that i cant get started
so how do you experts do it in photo
or which is a good  tut to watch or read

this is for  working with hair or grass for my fairy calendars
 thanks in advance and no hurry  yesterday will do. xxxx

Offline Grethe

Re: what is the best way to remove a background
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2020, 06:08:48 AM »
Selection brush tool is my fav. and then refine.
Take a look at this short video, it is short and clear!
Remove with hair

Offline Linda R

Re: what is the best way to remove a background
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2020, 04:21:24 PM »
That's what I do too.  When doing the refine, I have found if you select around your object again, do small bits.  I think it gets a bit carried away if you do too much at once.  BTW Teejay, I just love love love the Jan calendar!  Owls and faes, what more could I ask for???????

Offline TeejayTopic starter

Re: what is the best way to remove a background
« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2020, 07:08:11 AM »
Ohhhhhhhhh i will give this a go than you grethe and linda
And glad you like miss January

 


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