The Truth About Photoshop’s Background Eraser Tool

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In this tutorial, you’re going to learn why the Background Eraser Tool is not the best tool for cut-outs. Especially for images with hair.

We will take the time to explore the Background Eraser Tool, and really take a look at it and see why it is not as amazing or powerful as you may think.

I will also show you two alternate non-destructive methods for easily cutting out hair or complex edges.

I hope that you find this Photoshop tutorial helpful.

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? INDEX – Why I Don’t Use The Background Eraser Tool
00:00 – Introduction
01:19 – How To Use The Background Eraser Tool in Photoshop
07:38 – How To Use The Quick Selection Tool and The Refine Edge Dialog
10:42 – How To Use the Remove Background action and Select and Mask.
12:29 – Final Thoughts


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