Web Design Basics
More materials by author Nataly Tikhonovich
Whether you've made a selection by Photoshop tools or used a plug-in you'd want your selection to look nice and smooth on a new background. If the edges of the selected image were not softened or feathered during the process of selection you may shade them in Photoshop.
Many times you could find yourself in a situation when you found a nice object for your picture but the background is not perfect. The object you can cut out but then you'll need a new background for it.