Here is a quick example of the power of Photoshop CS5 healing brush to remove the fencing and then using a great filter - Vertus Fluid Mask to isolate the monkey for a collage. This is one of my shots from my Vietnam trip. First remove the fence using the spot healing brush – so easy to do.
Then extract the monkey – CS5’s refine edge just couldn’t do it, but Vertus was so easy – I first made a selection around the monkey to limit the colors and then used the filter to refine the edges – amazing. And here’s the result :
This is the first time I used Vertus and really find it exciting – It will allow me to do much better extraction – particularly hair – I am not sure if you can see it in this small post...