Use Photoshop’s content-aware tool to extend a background

by | Jul 29, 2022 | Time Saving Two Minute Tips

Here’s a little photoshop hack to extend an image background using Photoshop’s content-aware tool.

It’s super nifty… content-aware detects your foreground elements, then allows you to stretch your background whilst leaving everything else intact.

Such a time saver!

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