Photography / Masking Tip replacing backgrounds

Started May 12, 2010 | Discussions thread
Mike Warren
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In reply to Tom C, May 14, 2010

Tom C wrote:

Not as good but it works with one photo if the background is all one color. I created a background with gray picking the color closes to the hair and it gives you a rough mask. You have to up the tolerance to 22 and subtract the selections where you don't want them. You can then use refine mask to cleanup the rest.
I only spent about 5 minutes on this.

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Tom
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and if my CD's didn't rust,
future generations will see my photos
and think that I was nuts.

Great Job-Looks like you got the concept and technique down!

Mike

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