How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC [Step-By-Step]

Lots of people get annoyed just be seeing watermarks on a specific image they search on Google. Watermarks are the faded logos of a company that are attached to their pictures. Some companies do it on their photos like Shutterstock, GettyImages, iStock, etc. because they sell stock images on their site, that’s why they do it.

So, Are you Searching Online That How to Remove Watermarks from the images you downloaded from Google or any Other Website which has a big watermark on them. So, in This Article, We are going to show you How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC, any Version of Photoshop Will Work.

The Tool which we are using Lasso Tool, but you can also use tools like Marquees tool and Polygonal lasso tool. And after that, we are going to use Content-Aware Fill to hide the watermark.

You can also check out this video where I am showing the full tutorial of How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC.

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC

Method 1. Using Content-Aware Fill

Step 1. Open Photoshop

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC [Step-By-Step]
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So, First Open Photoshop and choose the photo from which you want to Remove the Watermark. After Selecting the Image, Select the Lasso Tool, it is the third tool, or You can also choose Magic Wand Tool to remove the Watermark, But it is easier to remove watermarks with Lasso Tool, So we are going to use that in this tutorial.

Step 2. Use the Lasso Tool

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC [Step-By-Step]

So, After Selecting the Lasso Tool, Make Circle or any shape with the Lasso Tool over the watermark to remove it, You can also use Magic Wand Tool to remove the watermark, For that, You have to Zoom in a little and select the watermark logo or alphabets which take 5-10 minutes or less.

Step 3. Use Content-Aware Fill

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC [Step-By-Step]

So, After selecting the watermark, Click Shift+Backspace on your Keyboard, and a Box will Pop-up on your screen. In the box select Contents as Content-Aware, Tick the Color Adaption Box, and in the Blending Options, Select Mode as Normal and Opacity will be 100% And Just Click OK. Done, And the watermark will be removed from the image. 

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC

Here is the result, and you can see the picture above. We only use the Lasso Tool to remove the Watermarks from the right side of the image. I hope. This is the easiest way of how to remove watermark in Photoshop CC. 

Method 2. Using the Clone Stamp Tool & Healing Brush Tool

Step 1. Select the Clone Stamp Tool

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC [Step-By-Step]

Open Photoshop, Import the Image from which you want to remove the watermark. Now, After Selecting the image, select the Clone Stamp Tool from the left side, or you can Press “S” on your keyboard to select it directly.

Step 2. Use the Clone Stamp Tool

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC [Step-By-Step]

Now, after selecting the Clone Stamp Tool, now choose the brush settings you want and after doing that. Point the cursor to the watermark. And after doing that, Hold “Alt” key to select the area where you want the actual pixels from, Make Sure you choose that area which is very similar to the area on which the watermark is

Step 3. Use the Healing Brush Tool

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC [Step-By-Step]

After using the Clone Stamp Tool, you see the watermark is pretty much gone, but it not perfect. So, we use the Healing Brush Tool to make it perfect and remove all the marks and traces. The Healing Brush Tool is on the left side. 

Now, Hold “Alt” again to select a similar area to remove all the traces and marks from the image. And now, brush the whole area to make it look clean.

How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC [Step-By-Step]

So, here are the results after using the Clone Stamp tool and the Healing Brush Tool. It works pretty good but not as good as the Content-Aware Fill Tool

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Related: How to Convert an Image into Vector in Photoshop CC

FAQ on How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC

Q1. How to Remove Getty Images Watermark Photoshop?

The Method that I teach you above will work to remove Getty images watermark with Photoshop. Just follow the steps carefully.

Q2. How to remove a transparent watermark with Photoshop?

This method will also work to remove a transparent watermark with the help of Photoshop. You can either see the video or read the article to do that.

Q3. How to Remove Watermark for Free?

Here are the steps of How to remove watermark for Free. We are going to use Pixlr to remove a watermark from an image. It is a free web tool which is just like Photoshop.

  1. Go to Pixlr
  2. Open an image that has a Watermark.
  3. Select the Clone Stamp tool
  4. Select the same source with the tool Now, make a selection of Watermark with either Lasso Tool or the Magic Wand tool.
  5. And brush on the watermark with the Clone Stamp Tool.
  6. And Done

Conclusion

So, that are the 2 methods on How to Remove Watermark in Photoshop CC. I hope these methods work for you and you can remove the watermark from your image. 

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