PS Tutorial#3 - Be Like a Dwarf

Oct 5, 2009 - ♛Posted by : Mr.Homosapiensz at 6:56 PM
This basic Adobe Photoshop tutorial will show how i edit my pic into Dwarf-Alike =)

STEP#1 :
Choose your pic and erase the background to make your photo-edit easier when to place your outcome into other photo next time

To erase the background, there are few tools recommended such as ;
MARQUEE TOOL, = Suitable for wide area.
LASSO TOOL (Polygonal or Magnetic), = Act like a knife to cut the area.
QUICK SELECTION TOOL, = Able to select and de-select
MAGIC WAND TOOL and = Select the area which have same/similar colour
ERASER TOOL = Just like a normal eraser


Set the diameter of the eraser when to erase small-scale

STEP#2 :
Copy-Paste the HEAD-PART (It will be in a NEW LAYER).
Select the LAYER of BODY-PART. Press CTRL + T (Free Transform). Press CTRL + LEFT CLICK on the corner of the Free Transform and move the cursor to shape the BODY-PART.

When its done..Click any tool to APPLY the changes

STEP#3
Apply STEP#2 to shape the HEAD-PART

STEP#4
To make all the LAYERS become ONE LAYER.
Press CTRL + CLICK TO SELECT LAYER.
RIGHT CLICK and select MERGE LAYER
File > Save As > Format : *JPG, *JPEG

Tadaaa~~
My Big Head
Dwarf-Alike?

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