It is usually a cut-out in Adobe Photoshop, but I tried to cut out the same way in GIMP. As a result, we can cut out with sufficient quality. I want to extensive use if possible smoothly with free software to here!
There often is work cut out the person in the ad, the hair of women fluttering in the wind in cutting out a person, but it is still difficult. Hair There is a limit to the crop in the path, such as visible gap intertwined thin.
In such times, etc. hair best to cut out the mask is.
Parts of the body, hair of the part cut out in the path uses the alpha channel.
Is the image after synthesized cut before and cut out using the GIMP.
Video training course
Procedure of production you can see in the video.
Cut out a person
Hair will prepare the photos of women who are fluttering in the wind.
If you cut out the hair as much as possible beautiful, it is the background is better to chose the plain of photos.
Background is also for chroma key photography, such as blue back and a green back, but if the photo background is best towards the white. Blue and green, you may wear the color to the contour of the person.
- First you cut out the part of the person’s body in the path.
A woman of photos of the layer by right-clicking “Duplicate Layer” and then duplicate the layer in.
When you cut out, depending on the part might hesitation understand the boundary. Therefore, it is cut easily and cut out from the easy-to-see image to duplicate the layer. I have to leave the original photo layer!
Of portraits hide the original photo layer below you in.
- “Path” tool to create a path of the body part in.
We will create a path along the contour of a person’s body.
· While left-clicking, we signed point the (points) in the line.
When you click-point (point) handle comes out.
– gentle curve is adjusted by moving the handle while holding down the Shift key.
· Sharp curve is adjusted by moving the handle while holding down the Ctrl key.
And end closes the path by clicking on the starting point while holding down the Ctrl key.
Parts of the body to create a path along the contour, the head creates a path around the face (the part that skin is exposed).
- 1. “Path” dialog to switch to. The path has been created.
2. “The fifth from the left create a selection from the path” and click.
3. Tools “movement” and to select the (shortcut key m) changes to the selected range.
1. The drawing color white and in.
2. On top of the photo , right-click and then.
3. “Edit” ⇒ “Filling the drawing color” fill in the white in the selection with.
1. Switch to the layer mode you.
2. The white filled layer right-click and then.
3. “Add alpha channel” and select.
1. Right-click “Select”
2. “Reversal of the selected range” and choose.
3. “Delete” the unnecessary parts around in the deletion will.
Parts of the body “layer for mask” was able. You have to hide a layer so later use.
Fluttering hair is cut out with a mask
- “Path” to switch from the dialog of the layer mode.
- Layer that fill the selection with white “hidden”
- Duplicate the women of photos of the layer, the layer under “hidden”
- Use the duplicated layer.
- Tools “short form Selection” and choose.
- Roughly a hair fluttering of women and short form selection.
- “Selection” ⇒ “reversal of the selected range” to select the unnecessary portions select.
- “Drawing color” to the black.
- “Edit” ⇒ “Filling in the drawing color” to select, fill black unnecessary part.
Create a mask
- Right-click the photo, “color”
- “Desaturate” window and select clicks the “OK” Once you have opened.
The photograph becomes black and white.
Right-click the photo, “color” ⇒ “Curves” to open the tone curve in the selection.
The tone curve clearly show the hair in contrast of dark and bright areas will not be.
If you can adjust the contrast of hair destination appear and then click “OK”.
Right-click the photo, ” color” ⇒ “Invert” inverts the black-and-white photo by clicking.
Part of hair is now white.
Unnecessary part is, I would like to fill in black.
Including up to hair destination “short form tool” selected in the “reversal of the selected range,” and the.
Fill black the white part of the margin.
We blacked out the margin. “Deselect” and deselect with.
- Of the body that was created earlier “layer for mask” to display the, right-click “layer as the integration of lower” and select you to one of the layers.
- “Drawing with a brush” and select the tool.
- “Drawing color” the will to white.
- You can adjust the size of the brush.
- Black portions other than the contours will continue to fill white.
※ The gap of hair Let’s careful not filled.
Black areas also, if there is a faint white part, fill in black with a brush.
- To display the original photo layer, and right-click.
- “Adding a layer mask” and select.
“Completely opaque selection (white)” put a check in the “Add” and then click.
- “Layers of mask” and select “Ctrl + C” in the “Layers of mask” to copy.
- The original photo to the added layer mask “Ctrl + V” to paste in.
- Hide “layer for mask” and to.
- It was neatly cut out.
Of anger mark “Securing the floating layer” to release by clicking here.
It is ready to synthesize the background.
Background slightly, put a blur and backlight. It Yes has been recorded in the “video training course”. Maybe towards the video easy to understand ♪
After this is, or adapt to the background slightly blurred edge, increase the will complete in drove to adjust the color or brightness.
In addition, in order to have a hair of the volume, you may write directly brush tool.
Since that case, not draw well with a mouse, you write in pentabutyrate.
Please refer to that we have the use summary of the GIMP to article!