Videos


Remove the background from hair in GIMP - tutorial (Cut out hair)



In this GIMP tutorial you'll learn some techniques to remove the background from an image with hair. Cut out hair. I'm explaining step by step in this "How to in GIMP" so you'll know how to make a cut out of an image with hair.

I'm using layer masks, the clone tool and give some tips on the burn tool in GIMP.

A lot of the techiniques I used I've learned and/or adapted from this video from blackmoondev:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEIORoqIi4c

The reason I adapated it is because I tried to make it easy to follow for gimp beginners as well.

Here's a link to the image I used:
http://morguefile.com/archive/display/59461

Long discussion with lots of hair cut out tips:
http://sortitoutsi.net/forum/topic/34392-official-cut-out-training-thread/

Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 353,968
Added: 4 years
Runtime: 6:43
Comments: 410

Tags for this video:  



Find more videos in the: "Education"
Uploaded by: GIMPtricks
See more videos uploaded by GIMPtricks


Related Videos:

Layer Masking - GIMP 2 8 - Tutorial
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 42137
Techniques to maintain fine detail such as hair or leaves on a tree while creating a transparency. Layer masking works for many pictures that would...
GIMP 2.8 - How to Remove People [HD-1080p]
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 52916
In this video I show you some more advanced techniques for getting rid of people/objects in your picture without destroying the integrity of it....
GIMP tutorials photo editing - Background Removal
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 231417
http://www.LittleWebHut.com GIMP 2.6 tutorial for beginners - Background Removal. This GIMP tutorial demonstrates how to remove the background from...
Gimp Background Remove from an image with fine detail
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 47738
Remove the background from an image in GIMP In this GIMP tutorial I will show a techniques to remove the background from an image with fine...
GIMP 2.8 Transparent Background/Paste to New Background
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 287112
This tutorial is using GIMP version 2.8 adding a transparent background and transferring the image to a new background. I forgot the mention in the...
How to Cut Out Hair in Photoshop Tutorial #02 (Part 1 of 2)
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 271458
Part 1 (of 2) of my second video demonstrating how to cut hair out of a background using Adobe Photoshop. This tutorial uses (mainly) a combination...
How To Cut Out An Image Using Gimp
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 399531
http://www.tomakeawebsite.org/ This video shows you how to cut out an image using a completely free program called Gimp.
How to Change A Background In Gimp
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 111095
http://www.easywebdesigntoday.com/ http://www.bestmidiandkaraoke.com/ Video tutorial on how to change a photo background with gimp
Gimp - How to CUT OUT HAIR in less than 5 minutes / REMOVE BACKGROUND
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 42031
This is a gimp tutorial showing how to cut out hair easily in less than 5 minutes by removing the background. Steps to reproduce: Duplicate...
GIMP Tutorial - Fire Effect
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 231044
*IMPORTANT - CLICK SHOW MORE BELOW TO GET THE G'MIC PLUGIN. THIS VIDEO HAS ANNOTATIONS, so make sure you have them switched on!!!! This tutorial...
Realistic Face Swap - GIMP Tutorial
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 46913
Add me on Google+ - http://gplus.to/PhotoAdvanced Inkscape tutorials - http://youtube.com/photoadvanced2 More GIMP tutorials -...
GIMP Tutorial: How to Remove & Insert People
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 209312
This presentation shows how to replace a person in a photo. This can be easily be used to remove a person from a photo and fill in the area with...
Cutout object with mask - GIMP videotutorial
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 81677
How to cut out a object with complex shape (like hair on the wind) with masks in GIMP. For more please visit http://blackmoondev.com
How to change a background EASY in Gimp 2.6
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 160380
THE USE OF ANY COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL IS USED UNDER THE GUIDELINES OF "FAIR USE" IN TITLE 17 § 107 OF THE UNITED STATES CODE. SUCH MATERIAL REMAINS...
How To Remove Background Around Lots Of Hair Photoshop
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 2416843
http://www.1stoptutorials.com - Learn how to delete background around hair. Here is the image i used...
Tutorial: Remove Background's in Gimp
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating
Views: 104540
I show you how to remove backgrounds from pictures in Gimp. Link to download gimp (free software!!!): http://www.gimp.org/downloads/
Photoshop: Remove background of Wind swept hair
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 445516
READ------ if you are using photoshop cs4 go here to download the optional plugins http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/detail.jsp?ftpID=4048...
Topaz ReMask 3 Hair Tutorial
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 273646
A tutorial for masking hair using Topaz ReMask 3 from Topaz Labs. Download a free trial of Topaz ReMask 3 and see for your self why ReMask is the...
GIMP Text Effects - Supernova Text
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 131546
http://www.LittleWebHut.com GIMP 2.8 tutorial. This GIMP tutorial demonstrates how to make text with a super bright background light. GIMP version...
GIMP tutorial for beginners - Shiny Glossy Button
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 123661
http://www.LittleWebHut.com This is a GIMP tutorial that demonstrates how to make a shiny glossy button that looks like glass. This GIMP tutorial...
How to change hair colour using gimp 2.6
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 207385
PLEASE NOTE that all 3 of my videos are nearly 3 years old, any criticism you give me doesn't mean anything because I don't even use gimp anymore....
How to remove fat with GIMP
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 64301
Sorry guys, mic isn't working...i recently got a request on how to remove fat with gimp...so here it is...quite simple...more options on that tool...
How to cut out a person in gimp
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 145626
How to cut out a person in gimp and change background Links http://www.facebook.com/omarstevy http://www.myspace.com/omarsitoe5...
Photoshop Tutorial: Make Advanced Hair Selections with Masks -HD-
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 503963
In this tutorial, you will learn how to make advanced selections using masks in Photoshop CS5. Be sure to SUBSCRIBE because there will be a new...
Gimp/Photoshop-Cut out an image with free select tool/lasso tool (of furry cute kitten)
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 238097
GIMP tutorial on how to make a cut out of an image with the lasso tool/ free select tool. In this GIMP how to I show you not just how to make a cut...

Comments:

Author tamago2474 (4 months)
Thanks, really helpful!

Author Ludwig Spiegel (3 months)
Awesome trick! Thank you for sharing.

Author MSK Chess (4 months)
The lady is Dutch and sadly became unwell, hopefully she is better now, I
cannot say, but her graphics videos are legend :D

Author Lee Andrews (18 days)
You have a great manner of teaching step-by-step. Thank you for sharing
your talents with us.

Author Tony Tony (1 month)
Very well done.

Author TutsVille+ (2 months)
Thanks!

Author TrasherBiner (5 months)
I'm curious about your accent, are you scandinavian?

Author David Spruill (6 months)
Very good I really like what you did.

Author Tinne Jacobs (3 months)
And what if you're background isn't white ...

Author Dwight Taylor (4 months)
its a neat trick but its very ineffective when working with multiple
layers. like a background. because as much as you contrast the background
of the layer. your new background will always show the old background of
the layers edges.

Author Berny M (1 month)
Excellent tutorial.

Author Tutterzoid (4 months)
Thanks for sharing this valuable info. :)

Author Mclay M (8 months)
GIMP is useful tools. and video is useful. Thank.

Author Lukas Videos (9 months)
On pic is (I mean) celeste Buckingham.

Author Aln Mp (9 months)
And yes you're now my favorite GIMP teacher. Thanks for sharing

Author annooz patrick (6 months)
so nice i love gimp

Author Yurisbel Jimenez (10 months)
You're awesome, I'm totally subscribing to your channel.

Author costa48 (8 months)
Thanks very much, this is what I was looking for. Much appreciated.

Author ncleveng (7 months)
Great tutorial!

Author Ultra Window (1 year)
and i've been cropping my pictures manually.

Author TheMastermccoy (11 months)
Paint her face white ..lol

Author Paul Castro (1 year)
what i learned..............choose images without hair LOL 

Author Mike G (1 year)
gimp tricks what if the background has different colors haw you can make it
one color

Author Cye Gray (9 months)
Excellent tutorial. Your clear step by step instructions are easy to follow
making this very helpful. Thank you!

Author ticklewit (9 months)
i was doing it the most painful way possible. aaargghhhh how much time i hv
wasted. i hate myself ... and i love you

Author dollystack (9 months)
This is the best tutorial I have seen on isolating hair in GIMP! Thank you!
I need to go and try this out!

Author THEMARSHALLDUDE77 (9 months)
Okay, This tutorial is great, but I must be missing something. It's not
working for me.

What version are you using? Gimp 2.8 is different than what is on your
screen. Please reply. I'm really trying to learn this stuff.

Thank you!

Author Achie gamez (1 year)
nederlander hoor je aan het accentje

Author David Swanson (11 months)
Great turtorial!

Author Pichu Ding (11 months)
why is your gimp black? mine is ugly and white :< can i make it black too
somehow?

Author Aln Mp (9 months)
I thought it was you! :D

Author MaiCatalyst (10 months)
Great tutorial! Straight forward, perfect amount of detail for me. Thank
you :)

Author JustWasted3HoursHere (7 months)
Very nice tutorial. I've been looking for a masking plugin for Gimp that
works like 'ReMask' or 'Fluid Mask'.

JW3HH

Author Kchink Flinch (11 months)
Great tutorial. Thanks!

Author Linuxdirk (7 months)
I did this from time to time but never came up with the idea of cloning!
Great video. Thanks!

Author Steven Lopez (1 year)
holy Sh*t this is sorcery

Author doveraudio (1 year)
BEST TUTORIAL EVER!

Author xorandar (1 year)
Very clear and helpful, thank you.

Author mizzbeehave (1 year)
wooooooooooow! thanks

Author Angel Layne (1 year)
two words... totally. awesome.

Author Keith Weightman (1 year)
Thanks for making it clear and simple!

Author Travis Reed (1 year)
I spent literally hours trying to accomplish this via steps learned in
other tutorials. Within 30 minutes of watching this video I had fixed my
son's school picture (red gradiated background) to a grey background,
including the bits shining through his hair. Wonderful work, thank you for
posting it.

Author Bill Wehrmacher (1 year)
This is an amazing tutorial, as are all them in your group. I understand
you have been ill. Please accept my very best wishes. 

Author JooShii Osorio (1 year)
Muchas Gracias!!!! en verdad me ha servido mucho, saludos desde México

Author R Simpson (1 year)
You are one-in-a-million Jolie...thank you so much.

Author Matthew Soukup (1 year)
very helpful!

Author Efraín Ramírez Rodríguez (1 year)
Yhanks :) Great Tutorial!

Author Nipuna Carnifex (1 year)
You made my day! :)

Author Aerin Kawaii (1 year)
This is really help a lot! Thank you so much :)

Author Tommy Jensen (1 year)
Thanks! Your video is exactly what I was looking for.

Embed Video:

URL 
Link 

Search Video

Top Videos

Top 100 >>>

Videos

Analyse website