How to Remove Background and Cut Out Subject in Photoshop

Are you looking to remove backgrounds and cut out subjects in Photoshop? Look no further than this video tutorial by Lili Amanda for Portrait Creatives. In this video, Lili walks you through the process of cutting out various subjects, including people and animals, using different tools and techniques in Photoshop.

One of the main takeaways from this video is that Photoshop has incorporated AI techniques to make cutting out objects much easier than before. Depending on the subject and background, Lili Amanda recommends choosing the correct tool to effectively cut out the object. She demonstrates using tools such as Select → Subject, Object Selection Tool, and Quick Selection Tool to select the subject, and then refining the edges using tools like Select and Mask and the Refine Edge Brush.

Lili Amanda also emphasizes the importance of paying attention to details and doing some manual work to fine-tune the selection. She shows how to use the Lasso Tool and the Brush Tool to manually select and remove parts of the image to achieve a clean and accurate selection.

Throughout the video, Lili provides tips and tricks for selecting and refining edges, and demonstrates how to use layer masks and adjustment layers to add solid color backgrounds and refine the edges even further.

What’s fun about this video is that Lili uses a variety of subjects, including a bird, a chicken, and a person, to demonstrate the different techniques and tools. She also shows examples of how to place the cut-out subjects onto different backgrounds to create composite images.

Overall, this video is a great resource for anyone looking to master the art of cutting out objects or removing background in Photoshop. By following Lili Amanda’s tips and techniques, you can achieve clean and accurate selections and create stunning composite images.

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