Crop around irregular images

This is the sixteenth in a series of quick video tips for business managers using PowerPoint by guest blogger Bruce Gabrielle, author of Speaking PowerPoint.

[Note: In his last video in the series, Bruce Gabrielle showed you how to make an image within an image stand out. Here’s the next step.]

How do you crop the background out of photos, leaving behind an irregular shape like a coffee cup, stop sign or even a human being? Here’s one way–use the drawing tools in PowerPoint.