The bigger the objects are that you’re trying to remove, the more of the background you’re going to need to rebuild to complete the image. Learn how to rebuild background elements from scratch using everything from simple shapes to custom Photoshop brushes.
RECREATE TEXTURES IN PERPSECTIVE
Removing Objects in Photoshop
In Simple Object Removal in Photoshop we broke down the fundamentals of removing distractions from photographs. In this course, we’re taking those skills to the next level, removing objects from busier backgrounds and recreating complex background elements from scratch!
The Magic of the Brush Tool
Photoshop has plenty of automated tools for object removal, from Content-Aware Fill to the Spot Healing Brush. But, as powerful as those tools are, sometimes they’re not enough. That’s when we turn to the most versatile tool in Photoshop: the Brush Tool. Learn how to paint in background elements by hand with stunning results.
Recreate Patterns & Textures
Learn how to completely reconstruct patterns and textures from scratch in Photoshop. Use simple shapes to create the illusion of the side of a building or a tiled wall, and then blend those effect in seamlessly with the rest of the environment.
REMOVE LARGE OBJECTS
Photoshop has plenty of A.I.-powered tools to help make quick work of object removal, but few are as impressive as Content-Aware. Learn how to use this quick and easy tool to remove large objects in just a few clicks.
Healing Brush & Spot Healing Brush
The most common tools for object removal, the Healing Brush and Spot Healing Brush are built to tackle most situations wonderfully. Master these essential tools while learning their differences and their limitations.
The Clone Stamp Tool
When you need to preserve clean edges and crisp textures, the Clone Stamp Tool should be your go-to. Learn how to sample and duplicate complex areas for seamless object removal. And if you’re feeling a little out of your depth, try brushing up on the most important tools in Photoshop in The Beginner’s Guide to Photoshop.
Clean, Professional Results
PRESERVE COMPLEX DETAILS
Complex Textures & Details
Throughout this course, we’ll show you how to remove objects that are in front of highly-detailed backgrounds. Then we’ll show you how to recover those lost details using tools like the Clone Stamp Tool, the Brush Tool, Layer Masks, and more.
One of the most important aspects of object removal is making sure to not destroy information from the original photograph. Learn how to work using new Layers and non-destructive tools so that you can always undo or hide changes, or start over from the beginning.
Simplify Any Photo
Simplifying a photo can help guide the eyes of the viewer, and make sure that they more clearly understand the tone and purpose of the image. Learn how to analyze an image to determine what’s important, and what can be removed.
Sometimes an image just needs a little room to breathe. That’s why we show you how to completely transform a photograph’s compositing by removing any and all background distractions that don’t need to be there.
Recreate Bokeh & Lighting
Learn how to recreate lighting and bokeh effects for stunning effects and an ultra-realistic final result.
Sample PSDs Included
We don’t just provide the sample images for you to follow along with, we also set you up with the completed PSD files so you can reverse-engineer the process and experiment with the effects.
PHLEARN Founder – Class Instructor
Aaron Nace is a photographer, Photoshop artist and founder of PHLEARN. He is the #1 Photoshop instructor in the world with millions of YouTube subscribers.
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