View Single Post
Old 07-14-2012, 12:51 PM   #6
eeddmm
Gallery Gazer
 
eeddmm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Lancaster, PA
Posts: 6,882
Default Magic wand tool vs Darken blend mode!

Here's another tip I just discovered for Photoshop Elements. I downloaded a picture of Spongebob a while ago and when I tried to put it onto my layout, I had to erase the white area from around him. It was suggested that I should have used the magic wand instead of the erase tool.

I've seen twice now within the last 2 days that if you bring something with a white background onto your layout and on that layer you choose a "darken" blend mode that your white background will disappear. I tried it with the Spongebob png file and it works! The different Darken blend modes will make the remaining portion of the picture look different but it gets rid of all the white at one time! Amazing!!!!!!
__________________
Terry - 2014 Scrap pages 20/12 YTD - Cards 9/150
PM me with changes or additions to the Scrappy SWAK list
eeddmm is offline  
Tweet this Post! Share on Facebook Reddit!! Pin on Pinterest! Share on Google+!
Reply With Quote