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Please Help me fade the corners out to transparent.

Aug 28, 2013 10:37 AM

Tags: #erase #noob #photoshop_cs6 #fadeing #transpaent

Hi, I have a photo that Iwant to look more natural by fading the corners out to transparent so it doesn't look like a square photo.

Here is an example. yo.jpg

I want it to be somewhat like this where the background of the image is like a gradient to transparent. if you could walk me through the steps, that would be Great. Thanks - Travis

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    Aug 28, 2013 10:48 AM   in reply to TravisBaer196

    If the image is on a layer you could just use the erase tool set to a large soft brush. 

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    Aug 28, 2013 12:29 PM   in reply to TravisBaer196

    Here is with a 300 pixel 0% hardness brush and 60% opacity.  Go over some spots more than once.



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  • Trevor Dennis
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    Aug 28, 2013 1:32 PM   in reply to Curt Y

    Use a layer mask, and paint out the BG with black, and then feather the mask using the mask properties panel.

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