Recently, I’ve had some questions from people about how to remove the background from an image.

So I made a video showing what I do personally to quickly remove a background from an image using a tool I use called Snagit.

It is actually very simple, and you can remove the background in about 30 seconds using the Magic Wand tool in Snagit.

Check out how I remove backgrounds from images:

Hint: this is ideal for making Thumbnails for YouTube videos as you generally want a nice, clean image that pops out from the background.