Photoshop CS6 - Removing Backgrounds with Magic Wand Wizardry

An Alternative to The Refine Edge Command

Magic Wand Selection and The Anisotropic Filter

There are many tools in Photoshop than can be used to remove backgrounds.

In this video, we look at a technique that makes use of the quick wand tool and the anisotropic filter to create smooth, anti-aliased masks.

This technique is not really an alternative to any other technique but can be used in conjunction with these to produce a more professional looking result.

Removing Background with the Magic Wand Tool in Photoshop CS6