how to clone images

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  • open the image in photoshop. 
our goal is to make the chair disappear

  • click on clone stamp tool and move the mouse to the image.  
  • hold down the ALT key on your keyboard and click on the part of the image you wanna clone 
  • notice the pointer changes into the clone stamp tool when you hold down the ALT key. 
  • now you are ready to clone the image 
  • (by the way you can take your hand off the ALT key now...) 
  • move the mouse to the part of the image where you want image to be cloned 
  • now hold down the mouse and start moving the mouse on top of the picture 
  • you will see the part you defined while holding the ALT key starts to appear.  
  • it will hide the chair.  
  • you'll have to define the area to clone over and over again, simply hold down the ALT key and move the mouse to the part you wanna clone 

 end product



when you are cloning you'll have to change the brush size over and over again because on some parts you'll have to use a smaller brush to clone. when you clone an image of your own you'll understand what i am talking about.

how to change the brush size

when you click on the drop down menu on the top to change the size of the brush this appears:

choose the brush of your choice
(you can switch back to the clone stamp by click on the clone stamp tool)

you can clone while working with two different canvases. how?

  • open both images 
  • simply define the part you wanna clone the clicking that part of the picture while holding down the ALT key on your keyboard 
  • making sure the other picture is active, click on stamp tool 
  • now hold down the click and drag the mouse where you wanna clone the other image..thats it 

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