Clone Stamp tool in Photoshop

Clone stamp tool in Photoshop is used to clone the pixels of one place to another place.

Clone Stamp tool example - Clone image on the canvas

Let's open below image in Photoshop. We will copy the picture of model from one place on the canvas to other place.

Clone Stamp tool in Photoshop.PNG

In this example, we will clone the image to another location on the canvas. Let's open below image in the canvas.

Clone Stamp tool example in Photoshop.PNG

Now while holding the Alt key, press at a place on the image to set the sampling source. See how we set the source.

Set the sampling source.PNG

Now start painting on the target location. The clone stamp tool copies the image from source to destination. While drawing the brush on destination, we can observe that the source selection also moves on the canvas to clone specific area of the source image.

Clone image using Clone stamp tool.PNG

Below is how the image is cloned to another location.

Cloned image at destination.PNG

Output- Clone stamp tool

Output of Clone stamp tool.PNG

Clone Stamp tool example - Clone image in circular selection on the canvas

Use Elliptical Marquee Tool to draw a circle on the canvas as shown below:

Clone Stamp tool example Clone image in Selection.PNG

Now select clone stamp tool. Hold Alt key and click on the image to set the sampling Source.

Set sampling source for clone stamp tool.PNG

Once the source is set, drag the clone stamp tool inside the circular selection. We can find the image appearing inside the Selection. Hence, just line Brush tool, we can also use stamp tool to paint anything inside a Selection.

Paint inside the selection with clone stamp tool.PNG

Output- Clone stamp tool

Output of Clone stamp tool 2.PNG

Clone Stamp tool example - Clone image in a photo frame on the canvas

let's drag a photo frame on the canvas as shown below:

Clone Stamp tool example Clone image in a Photo Frame.PNG

Use Polygon Lasso tool to draw a selection on the photo frame as shown below:

Make Selection of Photo Frame.PNG

Now select clone stamp tool. While holding the Alt key (Option in Mac), click on the image to select Source and start painting on the target Selection in the frame.

Paint inside the selection with clone stamp tool 2.PNG After using Clone stamp in the Selection.PNG

Output- Clone stamp tool

Output of Clone stamp tool 3.PNG

Clone Stamp tool example - Clone image in a photo frame on the canvas, while making the hair falling out of frame

let's open the same pic with photo frame as shown below:

Clone Stamp tool example Clone image in a Photo Frame with 3D effect.PNG

Use Polygon Lasso tool to draw a selection on the photo frame as shown below:

Make Selection of Photo Frame 4.PNG

Below is the final selection.

Final Selection of Photo Frame.PNG

Now use Clone stamp tool. Set the source point and then start brushing in the current selection in Photo frame. We will get the result as shown below:

Paint inside the selection with clone stamp tool 4.PNG

Now Deselect the current selection on Photo frame. Then use Clone stamp tool to brush rest of the image portion in such a way that the hair looks like coming out of the frame as shown below:

Paint inside the selection with clone stamp tool 4.2.PNG

Output- Clone stamp tool

Output of Clone stamp tool 4.PNG

Clone Stamp tool example - Clone image in a photo frame on the canvas with Blend Mode=‘Overlay’

let's open the pic with photo frame as shown below. Then use Polygon Lasso tool to make a Selection.

Clone Stamp tool example Clone image in a Photo Frame with Overlay Blend mode.PNG

Then use Clone stamp tool to copy the image in the photo frame. While using the Clone stamp set the Mode=Overlay. See the Option bar.

Set Overlay mode in Clone stamp option bar.PNG

This is how the cloned image in Photo frame will look like. See the effect of Overlay Blend mode.

Paint inside the selection with clone stamp tool 5.PNG

Output- Clone stamp tool

Output of Clone stamp tool 5.PNG

Pattern Stamp tool in Photoshop

Pattern Stamp Tool in Photoshop lets us apply pattern on any image. Unlike standard Stamp tool, here we don’t need to set the sampling source. The sampling source is set by selection of a pattern. We do the selection of pattern in Option bar.

Pattern Stamp tool in Photoshop.PNG

Let’s open below image in Photoshop editor:

Open an image.PNG

In this picture, we want to apply some pattern on the Shirt. For this, first make the selection of shirt using Quick selection tool .

Make selection of the image.PNG

Now select Pattern stamp tool and do the setting in Option bar as shown below:

Brush size = 50

Blending Mode = Overlay

Opacity = 58%

Pattern = Select a pattern from Pattern list

Pattern Stamp tool settings.PNG

After setting attributes in option bar, start dragging the Pattern stamp tool on the target area i.e. on the Selection of shirt.

Paint inside the selection with Pattern stamp tool.PNG

Below is the final pic.

After using Pattern stamp.PNG

Output- Pattern stamp tool

Output of Pattern stamp tool.PNG





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