Extracting Backgrounds

Hey there, thanks for checking in on the blog. After a studio commercial photography shoot with Salford University for their ‘Advantage’ campaign. We whittled down the selections to a few chosen images to go forward as ‘hero’ shots.

Part of the post-production was the requirement to extract the background away from the image so they could use them to drop into their marketing material. Here’s some quick helpful tips and tricks when considering extracting backgrounds using Photoshop. I hope you like them.

I’d love to know your goto extraction methods, so feel free to comment below.