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Adding a backgroung to an image???help??

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Old 07-10-2007, 11:43 PM
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Adding a backgroung to an image???help??

How do you add or change the background in an image. For example, you have a model standing in front of a white wall, how would you add a sunset or waterfall behind her, with out it looking fake?
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Old 07-11-2007, 07:48 AM
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Re: Adding a backgroung to an image???help??

sskelsey... First make a selection of the model, copy the selection to a new layer or create a mask of the selection. Copy/paste your new background into the model document then move the pasted layer below the model selection/mask.
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