Best way to remove background & keep every hair

Started Jan 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
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DuaneV
DuaneV OP Senior Member • Posts: 1,350
Re: Best way to remove background & keep every hair

Ronny Harris wrote:

Here is what I did with PSE8:

Place a copy of the portrait above the new background.

Use the Quick Selection tool to select man and use that selection to create a mask on the portrait.

Switch the layer mode of the new background to Overlay. It is just that easy.

Ronny

Ronny, thanks.  Its "just that easy" when you know what youre talking about, lol.  I don't use layers....like ever, so I just need to experiment I guess.

I do appreciate the response, Ill give it a try.

And to every, thank you for sharing, I really do appreciate it.

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