Rita Amladi
Customer Learning, Adobe

Removing a person from a background with masking in Photoshop

Technical Tutorial Published 2/24/14 Last updated on 5/16/18

Learn how to get accurate selections of people in order to mask and then remove them from a background. See how the Quick Selection tool
works, and then refine the mask edge with the Brush tool.

  • Photoshop

    Editing and compositing for photos, web and mobile app designs, 3D artwork, videos, and more.

1-2 Hours
CC License
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Rajesh Rajeevan

Posted on 11/10/15 2:15:38 PM Permalink


Mark Finlayson

Posted on 3/10/14 5:42:20 AM Permalink

Excellent, I will be using this with my more advanced students this week!

Vicki Delves

Posted on 2/25/14 3:00:11 AM Permalink

Great support in practical strategies to enhance resource production