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How to5.6 Use selection tools, layers and masks in PhotoPlus


Bling KongIn this tutorial you will learn how to take objects and people from one photo and place them in a completely different context using several types of selection tool, including the Polygon Selection tool you used in the last activity. You will increase your selection skills by experimenting with the Colour selection tool, the Extract command and Layer Masks. Masks enable you to place the extracted figures and objects more convincingly in a new background by getting them to overlap. Layers are like a stack of transparent sheets that give you total flexibility in manipulating the different graphic elements of your composition.

You can find a step-by-step guide with screenshots below.

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