Learn how to create cut-out images in Photo Studio that are ready to use in all your photomontages. This is handy for any images you regularly add to pictures, including logos and watermarks.
Open your background image
Open the photo that you want to add the cut-outs to, then click the Photomontage tab in the right-hand panel.
Cut out your foreground image(s)
In the My Cut-out images section of the Photomontage tab, click “Cut out“. Then select the image that you want to cut out from.
This photo opens in a new window. Now you can remove the background by highlighting it with the red “Background to erase” marker.
Tip: if any areas are removed by accident, highlight them with the green “Subject to keep” marker to bring them back.
- Once you’re happy with your image cut-out, click Save and add to the library
Back in the main Photo Studio workspace, you’ll notice that your new cut-out is now available in the My cut-out images section of the Photomontage tab. It will stay here unless you delete it. Repeat this process as many times as you like to build up a library of cut-outs to use in your photomontages.
Add your cutouts to the background
To add one of your cut-outs to the background image, simply drag and drop it onto the workspace.
- Use the image handles to arrange the cut-outs against the background.
- Adjust opacity to help the objects blend into the photo.
Remember that your cutouts are now saved in the My cutout images section, ready to use in your next photomontage.