It should take about 15-30 minutes to do this using alpha channels...
Árni R Kjartansson
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----- Original Message -----
From: Mike Cormier <ronaldcormier@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, November 09, 2000 11:44 AM
Subject: [OM] tope 3 explanation for J. Maynard
> Actually, I had to use the lassoo tool in photoshop to meticulously select
> the entire outline of the red flower after zooming in very close. It
> literally took HOURS to do. I then did a de-saturation of the background.
> I was sooooo proud of myself after I was done considering all the little
> points on the flower's head, that I knew it HAD to be my TOPE 3
> It is not, as it looks, a flower against a fake b&w background.
> Jay Maynard wrote:
> The picture almost looks like a red flower on black and white background
> me. How'd you desaturate just the background? Selecting just the flower
> could be a real bear...
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