Photoshop CS6 - Removing Backgrounds with Magic Wand Wizardry

An Alternative to The Refine Edge Command

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Magic Wand Selection and The Anisotropic Filter

There are many tools in Photoshop than can be used to remove backgrounds.

In this video, we look at a technique that makes use of the quick wand tool and the anisotropic filter to create smooth, anti-aliased masks.

This technique is not really an alternative to any other technique but can be used in conjunction with these to produce a more professional looking result.

Removing Background with the Magic Wand Tool in Photoshop CS6