Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Removing people from a scene, part of Photoshop Elements 11 Essentials: 02 Editing and Retouching Photos .
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When you're shooting in public, you take the risk that passersby can…walk through your scene.…If that happens to you, one thing you can do is stay in the same location…and keep the same exposure settings…and shoot a few more frames.…You may be able to use multiple frames to remove the passersby using the…special Photomerge Scene Cleaner feature, which you can access here in the…Expert edit workspace.…Here, I have a couple of shots taken from the same vantage point, both of which…are down here in my Photo Bin in the Expert Edit Workspace.…If your Photo Bin isn't showing just click the Photo Bin button in the Taskbar.…
So, here is one of the photos, I'll double click the other thumbnail, and here's a second.…In both, this woman in red is walking through the scene, and I'd like to remove her.…As long as I have at least two photos to work with, that's a possibility.…I'd have even more chance of removing her from the scene if I had more frames.…But we'll go ahead with these two frames,…selecting them both in the Photo Bin by holding the Shift key and clicking…
- Arranging the panels and interface
- Cropping and resizing photos
- Creating new layers
- Refining selections
- Hiding content with a layer mask
- Using adjustment layers
- Correcting color, lighting, and contrast
- Converting a color photo to black and white
- Creating a panorama from multiple photos
- Retouching blemishes and wrinkles
- Making adjustments in Camera Raw
Skill Level Beginner
1. Expert Edit Basics
2. Working with Layers
3. Using Selections and Masks
4. Correcting Photos
5. Using Photomerge
7. Processing in Camera Raw
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