Removing Watermarks

Summary:
Now before anyone says that this tutorial is unethical, there are situations where removing a watermark is appropriate. For example, if you wish to remove a watermark so that you can get a better idea of how the photograph will look BEFORE you purchase it, then this would be alright. However, as a disclaimer, let me say that in no way, do I condone removing a watermark in order to steal images.

Step-By-Step Instructions:
1. Open the photograph that has the watermark.

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2. Select the Clone Stamp tool.

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3. Zoom in to an area of the watermark. Hold down the ALT key and select an area of the photograph just to the left or right of the watermark.

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4. Release the ALT key and paint over the watermark image.

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5. Continue to do steps 3 and 4, working your way around the entire watermark until it is completely painted over.

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6. You should now have your image without the watermark.

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