Use Refine Mask to improve edge detail Photoshop


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Using Refine Mask to improve edge detail

In the next few movies, I want to highlight a couple of techniques which will help us to improve our edge detail. And these techniques are especially helpful in situations like this where we're interested in replacing the background. Alright, well let's begin by clicking into our mask. So that we can begin to improve the mask. Next, I want to zoom in on this photograph. And I wannna zoom in past 100%. So, that we can get really close for demonstration purposes in order to identify an edge issue, and then look at how we can solve it.

Alright, so grab your Zoom tool, and then click a few times in order to zoom in on the photograph. And again, zoom in really close, so that you can see, all of the edge detail. Now the photograph appears a bit pixelated because we've zoomed in so far, and that's okay, because what I'm hoping you can see though, is you can see that there's a bit of an edge issue. Where we have a little bit of color contamination. It's a little bit blue on this side...

Using Refine Mask to improve edge detail
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Using Refine Mask to improve edge detail provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Portrait Project: Changing a Sky Background

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