Clipping Path Services
As we said, the clipping path is a medium of selecting an image to modify or change, it is so much crucial photo editing technique. We are providing the best clipping path services to product photographers, eCommerce product sellers, and those who need image editing services. In the case of eCommerce product image modification, there are no other options, but clipping paths. Clipping path is necessary for almost all types of image manipulations and image masking service is crucial for soft-edge graphics.
Simple/Basic Clipping Path
Get our high-end clipping path for your simple product images or any other photos. It is the primary level of clipping path. It is often called the basic clipping path. The images that contain no hole, but straight, rectangular, oval, or curved shape with one or two anchor points are under the simple clipping path category. For example- ball, cup, plate, book, mobile, etc. Working with these images requires less effort and so, its price is comparatively lesser.
Medium Clipping Path
This clipping path is harder than the simple clipping path because product photos of the medium clipping path category contain holes and eventually, they require numerous anchor points while creating paths with Photoshop pen tool. Such images contain more curves and twists. For example- machinery items and parts, bracelets, shoes, set of watches, jewelry sets, and more. We provide all clipping path services by the most skilled photo editors.
Complex Clipping Path
Complex clipping path technique is applied to those product images that are too complex to edit with the pen tool. They contain multiple holes, closed paths, and require humorous anchor points due to their complex shapes. For example- furniture, chain, necklace, net, jewelry, furry doll, and the like. Complex clipping tests the capability of the designers to remove product background. It is one of the toughest photo editing works.
Super Complex Clipping Path
The product photos like machinery, cars, bicycle, motorbike, people in a frame, etc. are the images for super complex clipping path service. It s the ultimate type of clipping path that is the most tiresome work. Due to the complex product shapes and having countless anchor points, the super complex path needs appropriate skills, experienced designers, and available time to edit. A photo editor is perfect when he can work on super complex images.
Multi Clipping Paths
Multi clipping path is needed for images that contain multiple objects or subjects. If your product model wears a cap, shirt, pants, jewelry, watch, and you need to modify these items distinctively, you need multiple clipping paths. This clipping path helps to select and edit each of the items independently. The images like group people, jewelry sets, products collage, and more. Think such images require multipath service.
Compound Clipping Path
Compound clipping path is next to medium clipping path and prior to complex clipping path. Applying this technique is pretty much hard and designers need practice. It is applied to images that contain multiple holes and curves that result in countless anchor points. However, the product images that come up with this category are group products, jewelry set, cosmetics collection, collage, group apparel, and more.
What are the Benefits of clipping path services?
Clipping path is the first step of editing any image including product images. Since clipping path is a photo editing technique and works to select an image or a part of a product photo. It has various types of benefits that a designer, a photographer, and the product owners get equally. The advantages of the clipping path are the following-
- Clipping path is an easy photoshop pen tool work that enables you to select and edit any image at home.
- It helps to select any image whether it is easy, simple, or complex shaped.
- It helps to bring any changes in the image or modify a part of an image.
- A designer can change the background of a product image.
- You can remove background by selecting applying the clipping path method.
- Clipping path helps to cut out images, remove unwanted backdrops, to extract images from their ugly background.
- Designers can replace the white background or keep the transparent background or use a completely different product image background.
- Photoshop clipping path gives freedom to the product photographer to use any background or setting whiling taking product photos.
- For creative graphic design, clipping path can be a great way to image composite.
- Not only that but also the clipping path is a cost-effective photo editing service.
Which images are suitable for the clipping path services?
Clipping path technique works best on the hard-edge product images. If you want to select an image that has a shard outline, you can use clipping path. Such images are shoes, machinery, jewelry, crookeries, kitchen items, and the like.
The product photos that contain soft-edge need an image masking service to select the image. Due to the soft and delicate edge, you cannot grab the edge. So, here you have to use the image masking technique. Such images are hairy female models, furry animal or doll, blanket, thin cloth items, and more.
The transparent or translucent images like glass bottles, smoke, water, etc. need transparent masking or translucent masking instead of clipping path. Nevertheless, some images need both clipping and image masking services. It depends on the edges and experienced photo editors like us can understand it.
What are the differences between clipping path and image masking?
While we are talking about the clipping path and masking, one question may arise in your mind and that is, what are the basic differences between the two terms- clipping path vs. image masking?
Basically, both the clipping path and the image masking are the background removal technique. The purpose of the two Photoshop image processing techniques is the same. But their ways of application are different. Image extraction or product photo isolation from the ugly background is done by these two photoshop image editing procedures.
For the hard, sharp, and smooth edge images, you need a clipping path. Various types of clipping paths are necessary for the various types of clipping paths- basic clipping path for the straight outline image, complex clipping path for the complex shaped image.
Clipping path cannot produce the best background removal result on the soft-edge images that contain multiple thin lines. Such images are hair, fur, see-through cloth items, transparent or translucent images. in this type of image, if you use a clipping path forcefully, you definitely will not get the desired result.
How to choose the best clipping path service provider?
Choosing and selecting the best clipping and image cut out service provider is not difficult. When you require photo editing and retouching services, just meditate on the features and facilities, customers support, image editing quality, pricing, etc. Here we are presenting a list of the traits of a well-capable clipping path service provider-
- Use of the modern image editing tools
- Provide services by the skilled and experienced Team
- Friendly Working Environment
- 100% Image Quality Ensured
- Quick Turnaround time
- Meet Deadlines
- Easy Payment System (PayPal)
- 24/7 Client Support
- Customers Satisfaction
- Best prices
- Discount on Bulk Order
Why outsource clipping path services from us?
Being an American company, you need not outsource photo editing services from Asian countries, rather send us your images. We are, from New York, a digital image manipulation company well-equipped with modern photo editing gears and a big team formed with highly skilled and experienced photo editing experts. We can support you by providing a bulk number of product photo editing services at the cheapest prices that an Asian editing company provides. Let’s keep the bucks inside our country and thus show respect to the proud land.
How to do clipping path in Photoshop
Clipping path in Photoshop is not too hard to do for professional graphic designers. Even an apprenticed graphic designer can create a clipping path for modifying. A skilled photoshopper can create a path more perfectly than a Photoshop beginner.
However, the expert photoshop designer utilizes the Pen tool and create path. Using other selection tools, you can create a clipping path around the subject of an image. Let’s have a step-by-step short tutorial of creating clipping path in Photoshop-
Step 1- As a Photoshop beginner, take an easy product image that contains almost a round or rectangular shape without embedded holes and open it in Photoshop.
Step 2- Select the Photoshop Pen tool from the left toolbar.
Step 3- Create outline or line art by the image or subject edge. You can make the image 200%+ Zoom so that you can see the outline clearly. Move the pen tool 1 or 2 pixels inside from the outline to create a flawless path.
Step 4- After coming back to the starting points, you can see a path has got created.
Step 5- If you want to make the path a selection and remove the background, press Ctrl+ Enter and Invert the selection. Press Ctrl + Shift + I to invert the selection and to remove the backdrop, hit the delete key from your keyboard. You will get the image background removed and a transparent background.
Step 6- To add a white background for the eCommerce product photo, take a new layer, move it to the bottom of all layer and apply white color. Done.
How to make a clipping path from a selection in Photoshop
Well, this is a reverse question. The appropriate question should be ‘how to make a selection from a path’. By the way, we are going to create a path, then transform it into selection. And finally, remove the image background in Photoshop. Let’s have a step-by-step guideline.
Step 1- Get a photo in Photoshop.
Step 2- Take the Rectangular or Ellipse tool from the Photoshop toolbar. Ensure the Path option is selected from the top bar, and drag the tool on the image to create a path.
Step 3- Now go to the Layer panel, click on the path. Here you will get Work Path. Make a double click on it and thus a path will be created.
Step 4- You can transform the path into a selection by clicking Selection option from the top bar or by hitting the Ctrl + Enter.
Step 5- If you desire to withdraw the image background, make the selection inverse by hitting Ctrl + Shift + I, and in the end, hit the Delete button. You will get a transparent background.
How to create a clipping Mask in Photoshop
Clipping mask in Photoshop is not a hard task as it sounds. The beginners may think it difficult, but the expert designers understand how an easy task it is. However, if you want to know about the clipping mask technique in Photoshop, just go through this step-by-step tutorial content. Definitely, you will get a short, but crispy Photoshop guideline.
Step 1- Take a new blank File.
Step 2- Create a shape or write something.
Step 3- Open another image in a new layer. Keep the image above of all layers that you want to mask with.
Step 4- Now go to the Layer option from the top bar and click on the Create Clipping Mask option.
Step 5- Done! You will get your image the same as the below image that we have created by the clipping mask technique.
How to create good quality clipping Paths?
Before knowing the way of creating the best quality clipping path, you should have an idea of a bad or worse quality clipping path.
The worse quality path is the outcome of the patient less work using the automatic online tools for creating path and also a try to use the automatic Magic Wand tool of Photoshop.
You can use multiple tools of Photoshop to create Clipping Path in Photoshop. But all of them cannot produce a good quality clipping path.
Only the best way of creating a flawless vector path is the appropriate utilization of the Pen tool of Photoshop. You can create a hand-drawn flawless clipping path with a pen tool. Till now the manual process of clipping path is the best way to create a natural clipping path that helps to produce the best cutout image or background removed image.
Let’s have a look at how to use the Photoshop pen tool and how to create a good quality clipping path.
Step 1- Take an image in Photoshop and zoom in 200% or 300% so that you can see the edge of the image clearly.
Step 2- Select the Pen Tool from the left toolbar of Photoshop.
Step 3- Soften your hand, be attentive, and try to create an outline by the edge of your image. Draw a line just one or two pixels inside from the edge. Since your image is zoomed in, if you lose one or two pixels after removing the background, it will not be an issue.
Step 4- Finish the clipping path creation when you reach the starting point.
Step 5- Press Ctrl + Enter to transform the path into selection.
Step 6- Press Ctrl + Shift + I to invert the selection and hit the delete button to remove the ugly background. In this way, you can kick out the unwanted backdrop from your image.
Step 7- Now you can keep the background transparent or you can place another white background instead.
However, in this way, we create a good quality clipping path that works to modify any portion of any image.