The complete guide to cutting out hair in Adobe Photoshop

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posted Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 8:00 AM EDT

 
 

If you have ever tried to make a selection of a portrait subject in Photoshop, you likely know first-hand the struggle that is trying to select and cut out hair. It can be very difficult, but there are ways to make it easier. In the video below, Nathaniel Dodson of tutvid shares five tips and tricks for cutting out hair in Photoshop.

In the tutorial video below, Dodson goes through a variety of techniques you can use to make clean selections of hair in Photoshop, including the use of Select & Mask tools, the refine edge brush, a Soft Light blend mode, a user-created custom hair brush and more. To see more videos like this one, head to the tutvid YouTube channel.

(Via tutvid