Photoshop: Cutout with the pen tool

The pen tool is weird at the beginning, but unbeatable when you want to get clean, smooth edges around objects. Sometimes, the marquee based selection tools will produce a too detailed and messy result. Download the below image in full resolution. Open in Photoshop Use the pen tool to create a path around the sheets. In the options field, use … Read More

Photoshop: Cut out of a cake

Download the cake (rightclick the image and choose “Download linked as… “, put it in your folder and call it rawfoodcake.jpg Open the image in Photoshop (skip Camera raw) With the quick selection tool, set a good brush size (50-100) Work from inside the cake until the entire cake is selected. In the Options field in Photoshop, click Select and … Read More