Resize images in Photoshop. How To Remove Backgrounds using the Magnetic & Polygonal Lasso Tool in Adobe Photoshop. ALA Graphics - Make your own customized READ poster! ALA Graphics - READ Posters Made Easy Webinar (January 2011) READ DVD GettingStarted. The Magnetic Lasso Tool - Photoshop Selections. Written by Steve Patterson.
If someone told you there's a selection tool in Photoshop that can select an object in a photo with 100% accuracy and all you have to do is drag a loose, lazy outline around the object with your mouse, would you believe them? No? Good for you. That person is just messin' with your head. How to Quickly and Easily Remove a Background in Photoshop.
This article was first published in 2009 and remains one of our most popular posts.
Recently we asked Gabrielle Gosha to update it for 2016 Photoshop users. Enjoy. Background Eraser Tool Photoshop offers many different techniques to remove an unwanted background from an image. For simple backgrounds, using the standard magic wand tool to select and delete the background may well be more than adequate.