Efficiently Cut Anything Out in Photoshop with These Useful Techniques

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One of the most common tasks a designer does every day is cutting objects in Photoshop. The time dedicated to doing that depends on the object(s), but knowing the right tools will surely help speed up the editing process but still execute it properly.


A video tutorial uploaded by Spoon Graphics on YouTube breaks down various tools used for cutting out objects from images, including which ones are appropriate depending on complexity of the image.


For beginners, the usual, go-to tools are the Pen, Eraser or Layer Mask for quick and dirty clipping; Magic Wand for objects with clear definition; Quick Selection is a step-up from the Magic Wand; and for professionals – manual selection, Lasso tool for straight edges, and many other tools for complex mechanisms.


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