How to remove the background in Photoshop (Photoshop)?

Kira Dobrovolskaya
Kira Dobrovolskaya
February 18, 2013
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How to remove the background in Photoshop (Photoshop)?

One of the advantages of Photoshop is the ability to change the background. To replace the background in Photoshop, the old background must first be deleted, but not everyone knows how to do it. So now we will talk about how to remove the background in Photoshop.

Method 1

The easiest way to remove a background is to use a background eraser. All that is required is to open the image: File> Open (File> Open). Duplicate the photo layer (Ctrl + J), then delete the background. When everything is deleted, save: File> Save As (File> Save as) and select the format * .PNG.

Option 2

In the second version, we will use the Magic Wand tool. This option is suitable for cutting out objects that have their own clear and even shape and the same color, as well as to simply remove the white background in Photoshop. Open the file: File> Open (File> Open). Duplicate the photo layer (Ctrl + J), then delete the very first layer. We take the tool "Magic wand" Magic Wand Tool (W). Parameter - Tolerance (set to 20) and select the desired color. The higher the color range, the less we set the Tolerance value.Hold down the Shift key and, without releasing it, select the other unnecessary colors and delete them: Edit> Cut (Delete). All that is not removed, wipe the tool "Eraser". After the image has lost the background, save it: File> Save (File> Save as) and select the format * .PNG.

Option 3

This option is suitable for these types of images, where there are many multi-colored objects, because it will be used "Color Range". Open the file: File> Open (File> Open). Duplicate the photo layer (Ctrl + J), then delete the very first layer. Select Selection> Color Range (Allotment> Color range) and hold down the Shift key and select all the extra colors. Automatically should stand out all the colors that you choose. Select the Quick selection tool and the Subtract mode. Wipe those objects that do not need to be deleted. After highlighting the background, delete it with the Delete key. When the image loses the background, save it.

Using the program "Photoshop", the background is very easy to remove. With our tips, you can easily cope with this task.