Top Tips for Cut Outs and Compositing in Photoshop

On this video by photographer Glyn Dewis we take a look at 3 tips for selecting and cutting out objects from tricky backgrounds.

In the video Dewis uses brushes and layer masks to create the perfect composite image. We have looked into compositing images in-depth on several videos in the past including Behind the Scenes Compositing: A Dark Force by Aaron Nace, How to Create a Simple Composite Image by Pye from SLRlounge and The Fastest way to Match Foreground and Background in Photoshop by Dewis himself.

You can find many more Photoshop video tutorials on LensVid’s Photoshop section.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.

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