Adobe Photoshop tutorial - How to crop (cut out) a person and put onto another background.

Mar 26, 2017

How to Cut Things Out in Photoshop

      When you need to cut something out from its background, you can use Photoshop. There are lots of reasons why you whether you are working as a digital designer or running an online store may need to remove the background from the picture. One goal, many ways to achieve it.

      Photoshop offers a lot of tools for it.

      On the one hand, it’s great, but on the other hand, it can be rather confusing when it comes to this variety of tools and their functions. Moreover, better results can be achieved only if you know how to combine different tools to remove the background properly.

      Okay, let’s say you’ve found a detailed how-to, opened the program and nothing is working. The thing is that all those background-cutting tools have the same purpose, but they are all supposed to be used for different objects. This is crucial to understand.

      A tool that works for simple objects like a TV set or, say, an apple, can be unsuitable or even impossible to use for cutting out people’s or animals’ hair from its background. It would be just a waste of time to try.

      You also should bear in mind the type of the object’s background. In an ideal scenario, it would be completely green or white it is a piece of cake, then, and you are likely to deal with it using one single tool.

      If the background is complex, like a cityscape, a landscape or another object, you will have to put a great deal of effort into it. You are likely need several tools and skills.

      Here is a great choice of excellent step-by-step tutorials how to cut out an object, hair, a person; how to change the background in Photoshop. They are going to come in handy and will certainly help you in your work.


In this Photoshop Tutorial I will show you how to put one picture into another. This can be used for digital backgrounds and props as well as collage creation.

How To Cut Anything Out in Photoshop.

Clipping a subject from its background in Photoshop has to be the most common task a designer will encounter in their every day working life. The pen tool is the go-to tool for cutting most things out, but there's some cool techniques you can use for hair, fur and other specialty. 

How to Cut Out Hair in Photoshop.

Photoshop Manipulation Tutorials Photo Effects | Walking Girl.

A photoshop tutorial on Photoshop manipulation and photo effects using blending 3 images and using adjustment layers..

Tutorial Photoshop CS6 - How to cut out a photo.

Photoshop CS6 Tutorial english - How to cut out a picture in easy way using the quick selection tool and the refine edge tool.

Cut Out an Object & Remove Background Tutorial : Photoshop CS6.

Cut Out an Object & Remove Background Tutorial : Photoshop CS6.

How to easily cut out a background in photoshop CS6 or CC!

I have spent over a decade cutting out backgrounds from images that will be further manipulated. Originally I learned back in school how to trace it with the pen tool, however anyone who has done this knows very well how difficult things like hair and small bits can be. Here is an incredible time saving tip on how to cut out a background in photoshop with little work using the refine mask setting. Enjoy. 

How to Quickly Select Images - Cut Out Detailed Images in Photoshop CS 5.

This video covers details on how to effectively select/cut out parts of an image in Photoshop without using the pen tool. It shows how you can select detailed portions of an image (such as hair) without losing detail and without taking 4 hours to do it. This video is meant to plant a seed that will allow you to be creative and try the tools out for yourself and experiment with them. Practice makes perfect!

Delete the Background of an Image in Photoshop CS3.

The background of an image in Adobe Photoshop CS3 can be deleted so you are left with a transparent background. From there you can bring in a new background for your image. In this video tutorial, you will learn how to delete the background of an image in Photoshop CS3.

Photoshop CS6: How to cut out a certain object from a image *TUTORIAL*

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