How to Use the Healing Brush Tool in Photoshop

2019-10-30T18:32:15+06:00August 15th, 2019|Tutorial|0 Comments

As the photography industry is growing swiftly, both photographers and designers who do the post-production work are increasing in numbers.

If you are a newbie in the photo editing industry and trying hard to cope up with the booming competitive market then you are reading the right article.

Learning photo retouching is a primary lesson before stepping into the world of post-production works. To know what you should initially learn regarding photo retouching please read this article.

Today we are going to discuss how you can remove spots from your images using Adobe Photoshop.

You will find a spot in almost every image you work with. May it be blemishes on your models’ faces or may it be some sort of crack spots, removing these are very important to have cleaner images.

There are three tools in Adobe Photoshop that can help you to remove spots. They are

– Spot healing brush tool,

– Healing brush tool and

– The patch tool.

These three tools will help you to remove different kinds of spots from your images.

How to Use The Spot Healing Brush Tool in Photoshop

To use the spot healing brush tool, first, open a copy layer and rename it. Then select the spot healing brush tool from the left aligned toolbar. Fix the hardness of the brush at 100% to get the best possible result.

Spot healing brush tool

After adjusting the brush, click on the blemishes and other scars to get rid of those. Too easy? Trust me, it is as easy as it reads.

To remove scars, you can click on the spots and rub the brush on it. Photoshop will automatically remove the spot for you.

 How to Use The Healing Brush Tool in Photoshop

Healing brush tool works in a similar way. However, with this tool, you can pick up the skin you want to replace. This tool would help you to get selected textures on the places you want to heal. With this, you can remove dust and noise of your images. By applying this, you will be able to get a cleaner spot removal in slightly complex cases..

Healing brush tool

 

How to Use the Patch Tool in Photoshop

With patch tool you can remove spots like eyebags. This tool helps designers to blend in two tones of skin together. When you use patch tool, you select the area you want to change with patch tool and drag it to the skin where you want to mix it with. For an example, to remove eyebags, select the area down to eyes and drag it downwards. This blend in the dark skin under eyes with brighter skin on the model’s face. This will help designers to get rid of the eyebags from their images.

These are three simple tools of Adobe Photoshop to remove spots from your images while working in the post-production house. With the help of these three tools, you can easily remove any sort of spot from your images.

I hope this article would help you to reach your goal. For any further queries, please leave a comment below. I will be more than happy to answer your question regarding spot healing. Besides, keep an eye on the articles of offshoreclippingpath.com to learn more about retouching.

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