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Thanks to this tutorial, you can learn how to remove unnecessary details from photos in the Gimp program.

It often happens that making a photograph, we find on it extra objects, without which the image would be much more attractive. In this lesson, you can learn to get rid of unwanted details in the image using the program Gimp.

This lesson is very useful and easy to follow.

Step 1. Download to workspace Gimp photo selected for editing: “File» - «Open…».

As an example, take the following image:

As you can see, photography is replete with many people who absolutely do not fit into its content.

With the help of this lesson you can clear the picture of all unnecessary characters.

Note: To make it possible to delete an extra object on Photo, the background texture should be uniform, as in this example. Otherwise, removing the excess objects as described below will fail. Although it will be possible to use another option. For example, highlight the main part on Photo (for example, yourself) and embed in the background of another image. This method is not very complicated, but we will consider it in the following lessons.

Step 2 In order to qualitatively replace unnecessary objects in the background texture, we must greatly increase the deleted object. This can be done using the tool "Magnifier», Which is located on the toolbar on the left. Zoom in to make it convenient for you to work with the image.

Step 3 On the toolbar, select "Stamp". In the picture, a black arrow points to it.

Choose the most convenient shape and size of the working brush and start editing.

Note: The larger the editable area, the larger the size of the stamp you must choose to get a plausible result. Where more detailed work is needed (at the edges of the edges, for example), use a small stamp size.

This is done as follows: Left-click on a place free from objects (for example, by water), while holding down the key Ctrl on your keyboard. The image is locked. Now you can apply it to extra areas in your picture (in this case, to people). The movements should be smooth, as if you were drawing with a brush, or performed by a point pressing. As you wish.

Here's what we got:

You need to do the same with all the extra objects on the water, rocks, mountains.

Do not rush, do it carefully, carefully, in stages.

Step 4 When you finish, there are likely to be small edges defects. The tool “Get rid of them”Erosion», Which is all in the same toolbar on the left.

Now try to guess that there was something else in this image!

Additional features

You can also improve image quality by increasing contrast and brightness. To do this, turn to the tab "Colour» – «Brightness» – «Contrast". Adjust the indicators to the desired result.

You can achieve a better result!

To avoid small flaws in the resulting image, try to edit it carefully and slowly!