Spring is here . . .

. . . although you would not know it by looking outside this morning.   It’s a very gray day and there is a dusting of snow on the ground. 

I found myself in need of a serious dose of color over the past few weeks.  All the grays and browns of winter were beginning to take their toll, so my friend, Maggie, Continue reading “Spring is here . . .”

Topaz Remask plug-in


I’ve tried CS4’s extract plug-in (why it’s even a plug-in is baffling) and multiple CS4 tutorials using layer masks, etc.  I found both to be complicated and quite tedious ways to extract the background, as well as left a lot of detail behind.   So I checked out the Topaz Remask.


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