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Selecting & Extracting Hair – Masking Tutorial
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
One of the most challenging montage or masking jobs in the profession of post-production editing is the hair lift. When the model has long flowing hair and the subject needs to change location many post-production artists call in sick. Move the Gamma slider to the right in order to preview your subject against a darker background in the image window.
Most of time, it is difficult to shoot a nice style scene as you need to prepare lots of tools and shoot your scene in special weather with a nice background. Therefore, you can use different pictures and combine them together to form a wonderful photo.
In this tutorial, it will basically take you through the process of converting a man’s head into a garden. The first part will be showing you how to prepare the image then add a waterfall coming out of his head with a pool at the bottom, as shown on the thumbnail.
It is not easy to implement a great imaginative idea such as opening a face. To create this, lots of skills are required. As started, preparation of required images, then using manipulation skills to combine them and muse them together.