Photoshop is one of the most useful software among image and graphics softwares. Corel draw might be better at graphics, sometime but photoshop is an ALL IN ONE APPLICATION. As a Video Editor, I use photoshop on almost every single project I work on. Today am going to show you how you can remove a background from image free. There are different methods you can use to remove the background in photoshop.
How To Remove Background With Adobe Photoshop Version – CS3
Using The Pen Tool in Photoshop
One out of the main function of the pen tool is to create a path or draw shapes around an object or picture. Unlike the background eraser tool and the Magic Wand tool, you don’t have to sample color before you remove background from image. If you right click on the pen tool, all other pen tools associated will be revealed. The pen tool in photoshop has many functions. Not just for removing background, you can create shapes in Photoshop with the pen tool. etc.
Did You know? Almost all adobe software has pen tool, pen tool in Photoshop, pen tool in Illustrator, pen tool in premiere and after effect and lot more.
Step 1 – Remove Background From Image (Import your image)
To speed things up, use the drag-drop method to import your picture. Furthermore, the image below shall be used in this tutorial.
Step 2 – Remove background From Image (Select the Pen Tool)
As I have said earlier, we will be using the pen tool to for background remover in this tutorial.
Step 3 – Remove background (Trace out the Image Edges)
Use the pen tool to trace out the edges of the image. Sounds like drawing right?. Sure, Just the way I did with our Image below.
Step 4 – Remove Background From Image (Make Selection)
After tracing out the picture, Right click on the picture and choose Make Selection from the pop-up menu. Unlock the background by double-clicking on the background layer after making the selection.
Step 5 – Remove Background From Image ( Select Inverse )
After making a selection and might have unlocked the background layer. Click Select at the top right corner of the software, and from the drop-down menu choose or click Inverse (shortcut: Shift+Ctrl+I).
Step 6 – Final Step.
Now on your keyboard, Simply press Backspace button to remove the unwanted background from your image
You have successfully remove background from image. In other words, to remove background in Photoshop is quite easy and faster than removing background online.
Do you agree?