Planet Photoshop

Posted by Lesa Snider

Lesa Snider, internationally acclaimed author and speaker, is on a mission to teach the world to create better graphics. She’s the author of several books including the best-selling series, Photoshop: The Missing Manual, iPhoto: The Missing Manual (, and The Skinny Book series of eBooks ( Lesa has authored numerous video workshops ( on Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Photoshop Lightroom, graphic design, and stock photography, and is a regular columnist for Photoshop User, Photographic Elements Techniques, and Macworld magazines. She’s also a stock photographer, a long-time member of the Photoshop World Dream Team of instructors, and captain of her very own Prometheus-class starship. Her website is; Twitter @PhotoLesa;; Google+

3 comments on “Creative Edges using Photoshop’s Refine Edge Command

  1. Hi Lesa,

    Loved the video and have one question. When I follow your instructions exactly as described in the video, the edge effect is completely different from your video and final image output/ What’s the secret to achieving the exact type of edge as in the photos above?