How to Extend Background in Photoshop (QUICK & EASY)


As a photo editor or graphic designer, you may need to extend the background of an image to make it look more visually appealing or to fit a certain format. In this article, we will discuss how to extend the background in Photoshop, one of the most popular photo editing tools used by professionals and beginners alike.

Understanding Background Extension in Photoshop

Before we dive into the tutorial, let’s first understand what background extension is and why it is used.

Background extension refers to the process of expanding the background of an image by cloning or copying pixels from the existing image to create more space around the subject. We commonly use this technique in photo editing and graphic design to create more visually appealing images or to fit the image into specific formats.

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How to Extend Background in Photoshop Video Tutorial


Extending the background in Photoshop is a useful skill for photo editors and graphic designers alike. By following this step-by-step guide and using the tips provided, you can create visually appealing images that stand out. Remember to take your time, experiment with different tools and techniques, and have fun!

I hope the video was informative and enjoyable for you. Feel free to try using your own pictures and see what outcomes you can create!

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