Tutorial Shows How to Mask Out Hair from a Background in Photoshop

When it comes to masking out and/or selecting hair in an image, be it to remove a background or selectively style it, it’s never an easy task. Even with the most tamed of manes, it can be a pain, but thanks to this “Advance Hair Selection Tutorial” by the Photoshop Training Channel, your life is going to get a lot easier.

Breaking down each step in the 17 minute video, the tutorial goes through the various channels to single out various components to make sure that even hair as frizzy and wild as this manages to get masked out perfectly for compositing into a new image.

Press play, sit back, and be prepared for what is one of the best hair selection tutorials we’ve ever seen.