Watch as Manni will demonstrates how to replace shadows in Photoshop.


Article and video tutorial created by Manfred Werner, a Cape Town-based photographer and founder of RetutPro.

In this week’s episode Manni will show your how to replace shadows in Photoshop. This technique is ideal for subjects or objects need to be placed on a different background, or in situations where you simply want to add a shadow for a more detailed image. This is a good tutorial for a beginner. An advanced user might know this technique already. So we will be using the pen tool to create a path, and then we will fill that selection with black. That’s part of the technique. Watch the tutorial to find out more.

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We’re excited to be sharing regular tutorials again from RetutPro, the largest photography and retouching YouTube channel in Africa with over 90,000 subscribers!