Most of the digital images are complex and they usually have outlines with curvatures and bends. It is highly difficult to apply clipping path in these images due to their uneven and intricate outlines. Unfortunately, you will not be able to use these images on your business websites and online stores unless you fix the issue and boost the quality of these images.
Professional photo editing services offer a wide variety of image editing and masking techniques in order to apply image outlines to your digital images for effective results. Professionals use an accurate set of editing tools to bring the desired effects to your image and make them look a lot more elegant.
Expert photo editors have the ability to transform your photos into extraordinary ones in minutes. They either manually draw your photos or they accurately trace it in order to make it into a user predefined format or to create an illustrative vector file.
Adobe Photoshop CS3 is one of the most popular and arguably the best photo editing software, which is used by many professional photo editing companies these days. Below are 5 of the most common image masking techniques offered by such photo editing services providers.
Alpha Channel Masking
Alpha Channel Masking technique is commonly known as ‘Raster Masking’ and it is usually used for semi-transparent and translucent images. Photo editors use this technique when they are finding it hard to create layers for digital images. This technique helps them to create even edges for isolated or cutout digital images.
Advanced Or Complex Layer
This technique is used when photo editors want to accurately remove the imperfections and unfavorable objects from the background of an image. This technique helps them to mask semi-transparent and translucent objects such as fur, hairs, and feathers from a picture.
Photoshop Transparency Masking
This photo masking technique helps you to smoothly remove the transparent images from the background of your images. This will boost the quality of your digital image and make it look a lot more appealing to the viewers.
Translucent Image Masking
This technique helps to isolate transparent parts in your image from its setting or to eliminate the needless pixels from the digital image. This will make the image a lot more graceful and suitable for future use.
Photoshop Collage Masking
This photo editing technique enables the editors to mask digital images for brochures, commercial websites, and for catalogs. This technique also allows them to effectively remove the background of an image.