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Jun 09, 2021 Jun 09, 2021

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My question is how do I add a transparent overlay behind person/subject on photo in Photoshop?  I have tried many ways and it's not quite working for me. Any help would be greatly apprecaited. Thank you all in advanced! 

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Jun 09, 2021 Jun 09, 2021

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Your subject needs to be on a layer (not the background) where you can mask out/remove the background. 

Heres some instruction on selecting subjects:

https://helpx.adobe.com/photoshop/using/making-quick-selections.html 

and how to isolate/mask subjects:

https://helpx.adobe.com/photoshop/using/masking-layers.html 

Kevin Stohlmeyer Adobe Community Professional/Adobe Certified Instructor

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