Sometimes you have a photograph of an individual, but the background is really distracting… So, you want to eliminate the background and add “something”.
The only way to do that is to make a composite image in Photoshop, PSElements or a Photoshop wanna be program.
Below are some examples with links to detailed instructions on how to complete the project.
Sample 1: An e-card
Composited in Photoshop Elements, Using the Magic Extractor in Photoshop Elements
Sample #2: The Pen is mightier than the sword
For the following technique you’ll need to learn how to use Photoshop’s Pen Tool
and you’ll get results like this…
Making selections with the Pen Tool and refining the edges in Photoshop
Yep, learning Photoshop is whole other class!