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iWork for Mac OS X Cookbook by Alexander Anichkin

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Making cutouts with edited masks

This is a cutout from a photo of my dog, Strelka the Golden Retriever.

Making cutouts with edited masks

You must have seen large, life-size cutouts of human figures used for advertising purposes. Such cutouts can also be used as logos, topical markers in brochures, or on websites, as elements of larger designs, for example in an ad for a dog kennel, a vet practice, or a pet food supplier, or as a stand-alone illustration on a page where text flows around an irregular shape/image. Newspapers and magazines love using cutouts on their fashion pages. A model walking down the catwalk is shown without the audience or podium—the background is removed completely. ...

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