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Old Sep 27, 2002, 9:24 PM   #1
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Default Silhouette portraits??

I would like to learn how to take a color image and make it into a b/w silhoutte image.. kinda like these


any ideas?
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Old Sep 27, 2002, 10:24 PM   #2
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I imagine it could be like this:

- Use an editor ( photoshop, or even something simpler )
- select cumulatively all the background with different selection tools included ( "magic wand" should be the most efficient )
- delete that selection ( background become white)
- inverse the selection ( the selection now is the subject)
- fill the selection with black color
... that it's!
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