Join Abba Shapiro for an in-depth discussion in this video Solution: Creating an old-looking image from a new one, part of Up and Running with Perfect Photo Suite 8.
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…So let's get ready to attack this picture.…The first thing I'm going to want to do is pull the key or create the masks.…So we can get rid of that green background.…And then we're going to go through all the…steps of doing a little work in the Portrait mode.…As well as adding a background, aging it, and then putting some overlays on it.…So the first thing I want to do is go from the Layers module into the Masking module.…Now in the Masking module, I can see that this is a pretty solid green background.…So I'm going to leverage the one button solution of removing the background.…
And see how well the Masking module works.…It did a pretty good job removing most of that background.…I now have to focus on the edges where her hair meets the green.…As well as the area within that hat to make sure…that I have the fine black lines, but none of the green.…So the first thing I want to do is, is zoom in.…And I'm going to zoom in to this area right here.…And I could try the Magic Brush Tool without selecting any colors.…
This is an introductory course produced by RHED Pixel to help both beginner and seasoned photographers quickly realize the benefits of Perfect Photo Suite 8. We are honored to host this training in our library.
- What is Perfect Photo Suite 8?
- What's the right version for you?
- Installing the software
- Importing media into the Layers module
- Making quick fixes with the Enhance module
- Adjusting skin tone in the Portrait module
- Applying effects presets
- Creating masks
- Resizing images
- Integrating Photo Perfect Suite with Lightroom, Photoshop, and Aperture