Removing content with the Clone Stamp tool


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Removing content with the Clone Stamp tool

Have you ever had an image that's really a great photo and one you can't take again, but there's something in it that you want to remove? Maybe a light post that appears to be growing out of someone's head, or maybe an old boyfriend or maybe someone that just wandered into your photo, like this dog that ran across this photo of a beach that I took. There are a couple of tools that you can try when you want to remove content from a photo. You might try the Healing Brush or the Spot Healing Brush tools that I covered in an earlier movie. But sometimes those don't do a great job of completely removing content, because they try to blend the texture and the tones of the healing pixels with the image below.

So, sometimes you need something stronger and that something is the Clone Stamp tool. I'm going to use the Clone Stamp tool in this image to remove this dog. First I'm going to go to the Layers panel and I'm going to make a new layer. I'll click the Create...

Removing content with the Clone Stamp tool
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Removing content with the Clone Stamp tool provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 8 for Windows Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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