The Healing Brush tool


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The Healing Brush tool

I think of the Healing Brush tool in Photoshop as something of a hybrid cleaning tool. It combines the benefit of automated blending of the pixels that you're copying with the ability to manually select the source of pixels that you want to use to replace a given area. And that can be helpful in a variety of situations. Let's take a look at how the Healing Brush tool works. I'm going to start off by creating a new empty Pixel layer, that I'll use as the destination for all of the pixels that I'll copy with the Healing Brush tool. So, at the bottom of the Layers panel, I'll click on the Create New Layer button.

And then I'll go ahead and double-click the name of that layer and I'll give it a new name, a more meaningful name, I'll just call it Cleanup and press Enter or return on the keyboard. And then, I can choose the Healing Brush tool from the toolbox. The Healing Brush tool is found underneath the Spot Healing Brush tool, and so I'...

The Healing Brush tool
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The Healing Brush tool provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop CS6 Image Cleanup Workshop

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