26 RETOUCHING MARKS AND BLEMISHES
The Clone Stamp tool works by sampling a selected area and pasting the characteristics of this area over the blemish, so the fi rst step in the process is to identify the areas in your picture that need repair. Make sure that the image layer you want to copy is selected.
Next, locate areas in the photograph that are a similar tone, texture and color as the areas needing to be fi xed. It is these areas that the Clone Stamp tool will copy and then use to ...