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GIMP 2.6 Cookbook by Juan Manuel Ferreyra

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Removing objects from an image

Sometimes, you take a picture and at first sight it looks awesome, then you notice something that you don't like, something that shouldn't be there: a person, a hand, a glass. In this recipe, we are going to learn how to remove these unwanted objects.

How to do it

Here is what I will be using for the example; what I want to remove is the white street light in front of the plane:

How to do it
  1. Select the Clone Tool:
    How to do it

    To use this tool, first we have to choose an area to clone. In my example, I am starting with the area where the street light ...

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