Author: Peter Lin
Born in Hong Kong, Peter Lin moved to London at 16, and graduated from University of Creative Arts. He now works as creative director of 2xanadu Creative Media studio in Kingston, working on illustration, motion graphics, website design, and other projects for clients around the world.
Open Photoshop file
First of all, you'll need to make sure that the file you're working on is open in Photoshop. Here, we're using a model shot, which will be placed in front of a stripy background.
You can find out how to achieve a cut-out like the model shown above in our 'How to remove a background in Photoshop' tutorial.
We're working on just two layers in this image, but you might be working on lots more layers.
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