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Photoshop: Handy Techniques for Cutting Out Hair in Photoshop

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Photoshop » Designing — almost 13 years ago
When trimming out images in Photoshop, human hair or animal fur always proves troublesome and can be tricky to achieve a realistic look. Here are two techniques I use on images with both plain backgrounds, and those with a varied background tones, each achieving pretty decent end results.


avatarwatsonlance almost 13 years ago

Never thought of doing it that way! Your approach gets some nice details out of the stray hairs which are always a pain to get right. I look forward to trying this technique out! saved

avatarmostwanted almost 13 years ago

I really had a hard time when rendering stocks hope this as watsonlance said I've never thought of doing it that way, its either pen tool or vertus fluid mask

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