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Select Refine Edge by following the Settings Select > Refine Edge and type in the following value Radius: 9.2px | Smooth: 10 | Shift Edge: +25%.
Copy picture and paste it into Project, duplicate 3 copy of the parrot and hide 2 layers, Remove the color from the first layer with CTRL+SHIFT+U or just by following the Settings Image > Adjustments > Desaturate.
Select Lasso Tool by pressing on "L" and let's remove some parts from layer as you see in the image below.
Inverse Layer by Following the settings Select > Inverse or Shift+Ctrl+I after this add new mask to layer
Like I said before the parrot lives in the forest, and he loves nature - trees, flowers,well let's add a tree and flowers to project by following the step.
Select Brush tool and remove the right part as you see in the image below.
Do the same thing as I did before in the first step.
Now show copy of the parrot and flip layer to the left by following the settings Edit > Free Transform or "CTRL+T".
After you download Paint Throws add it to project then Select brush Tool and make sure you select Quick Mask Mode by Pressing on "Q" then start removing parts from layer by following the steps.
Do the same thing as I did before in the First step.
Copy a part from the parrot wing and paste it then Create Clipping Mask by following the settings Layer > Create Clipping Mask or "CTRL+ALT+G" and change mode layer to Color as you see in the image below.
Select Ellipse Tool and start creating Circles after this change opacity layer to 77%.
Create a new layer and apply the settings Image > Apply Image and Select Channel: Red.
Let's Finish this by given work a beautiful view, Apply the settings Curves by following Image > Adjustments > Curves or "Ctrl+M".
Show the third copy of parrot and change mode layer to Soft Light.
Show another copy of parrot and apply the settings Gaussian Blur by following Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur | Radius: 5,7 Pixels.
Select the original parrot layer by pressing on the layer then go back to the smooth layer and add new mask after this change mode layer to Screen and Opacity to 20%.