Compositing in Photoshop | Tuesdays With Lauri

Original Series March 12th 2013 10:48 AM 3 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 one of the youngest established advertising photographers in Finland. At the ripe age of 21 he has already been working with some of the biggest commercial clients and his photos have been featured in the media, all around the world. Check out his portfolio here.


  1. Ar-voogt

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

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  3. Basit Zargar

    nice one

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