Compositing in Photoshop | Tuesdays With Lauri

Original Series March 12th 2013 10:48 AM 2 Comments

In this week’s instalment of Tuesdays With Lauri we continue our series on compositing an image in Photoshop. Today we concentrate on cutting out a person from a white background, and making sure that they blend in with the new backdrop:

Technical details:

Camera: Canon EOS 5D MkII
Lens: Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM Standard Zoom Lens
ISO: 100
Aperture: f/2.8
Shutter: 1/100

Final Image

Queen of the Crows 1X


As always, if you have any questions, or requests for future episodes, just leave a comment below, and I’ll do my best to help you all out! :)



Lauri Laukkanen, is an editorial and commercial photographer, specializing in creative portraiture, fashion and sports photography. People usually describe his style as cinematic, creative and sometimes a tiny bit crazy. He was recently awarded with the WDP 2012: Photographer of the Year -award, and his work has been featured all around the internet, including, Vogue etc. View his portfolio here:


  1. Ar-voogt

    What about ‘adjust edge’ like smooth/feather etc.?

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