IMAGE EDITING BLOG OF GRAFI OFFSHORE

Use Refine Edge to cutout hair images

For the designers, cutting out the hair image is one of the tough and time consuming task. With Refine Edge option in Photoshop CS5, there won’t be any further headaches for designers to make selections of such images.Now to make selection of the lady, first we can simply make the selection using path tool in Photoshop. Make sure the selection is taken inside from the edges. Then you can go to Select >...

Using alpha channel to cutout images with furs, hairs, etc

Image Source: Boland Masking helps us to make changes in a part of the image, preserving other part of the same image. Alpha Channel is useful option to define the image in white, black and gray shades making it easier for us to make selection based on those colors. As you see in image I2, white part becomes the selection area, black becomes the unwanted area to get rid of, whereas the gray portion acts as the part...