Bea: loyal ~ companion ~ friend

Bea

Bea

Hair has always been a challenge when trying to extract a subject from its background and still have it look natural and not “cut out.”

Below is the original image.

schmitz-2004Refine edge to the rescue!  Rather than reinvent the wheel, I’m posting the link to the Youtube tutorial I found that seems to be the easiest for me to comprehend and follow.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2N4HmM6QOYM

Photo info: Canon 5D Mark 2 | Canon 70-200  L lens with image stabilization | Editing done in Photoshop CS5 | ISO 200 | 2.8 aperture | 1/500 shutter | available light

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