Clone Stamp Tool: how to remove unwanted objects and rescue any photo

Clone Stamp Tool: how to remove unwanted objects and rescue your photos

How to use the Clone Stamp tool to remove unwanted objects: steps 11-12

How to use the Clone Stamp tool to remove unwanted objects: step 11

11 Clone a bit more
To help make the painted areas look real, drop in some texture from other parts of the shirt. To do this, grab the Clone Stamp tool. Click on the shirt layer in the Layers palette. Alt-click to sample some of the light purple/blue shadows on the upper shirt. Move the cursor down to a painted section and click to spray.

 

How to use the Clone Stamp tool to remove unwanted objects: step 12

12 Fine-tune the strokes
Some of the paint strokes on the shirt layer may look too clean and obvious. To rough them up a bit, grab the Smudge tool from the compartment it shares with the Blur and Sharpen tools. Set Size to 13 and Strength to 50. Spray along any sharp clean lines to blend them with their surroundings.

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How to use the Clone Stamp tool to remove unwanted objects: steps 3-4
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How to use the Clone Stamp tool to remove unwanted objects: steps 11-12
How to use the Clone Stamp tool to remove unwanted objects: steps 13-14
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  • jmeyer

    Hi, thanks! Not sure what you mean about printing though. Do you mean print out the article? In your print menu there are probably options to reduce the size to fit on fewer pages?