Remove background from any image with our Photoshop plugin. Say goodbye to fiddling with Photoshop's complex tools just to remove a background. Download the remove.bg plugin and use it anytime you need to delete image backgrounds fast and easy.
New! Roll out across your organization with speed and ease with version 2.0.6.
Benefits of using the Photoshop background remover plugin
Making the remove.bg plugin for Photoshop part of your work routine brings in plenty of advantages:
Productivity boost - spend less time doing repetitive tasks like manually picking pixels and spend more time challenging your creativity and improving your work.
Stunning results - speed up your workflow without cutting corners when it comes to quality. Our Adobe Photoshop background removal plugin provides top-quality results even for the most challenging conditions, such as hair.
Easy to adjust layer mask editing - use the layer mask to remove or restore areas of an image - as you usually would, but with a one-click starting point.
How to remove background from an image with the Photoshop plugin
Open an image.
Go to Plugins → remove.bg for Adobe Photoshop → Remove Background.
Click Remove Background.
The remove.bg API will now automatically process your photo.
Frequently asked questions
Go to Adobe Exchange and click the Free button to install the plugin. Make sure you have the Creative Cloud Desktop App installed. Note that the installation can take a few seconds and there is no progress display, but you should see a notification once it is finished.
Adobe has changed the software architecture of plugins. With version 2.0, the remove.bg Photoshop plugin uses the new architecture. To have the best experience, please install the latest version, but before that, you need to uninstall the old one. If you have installed the extension through Adobe Exchange, follow the steps below:
Go to MyExchange and select Manage.
In Creative Cloud, find remove.bg for Adobe Photoshop, then select *** and click Uninstall.
The extension should be uninstalled in a few seconds.
If you have installed the extension through an Adobe compatible Extension Install Utility, the steps depend on the specific tool. Please consult the manual of the Install Utility you used.For Anastasiy’s Extension Manager follow these steps:
Open Anastasiy's Extension Manager.
Select remove.bg for Adobe Photoshop.
Now you can install the latest version of the plugin. Follow the next steps here.
remove.bg for Photoshop is an Adobe Photoshop plugin. Once you've installed it, a new menu option will be available at Plugins → remove.bg for Adobe Photoshop → Remove Background, along with a new button.
Click that button anytime you want to remove the background from a currently opened image (or selection) in Photoshop. All images are processed through the remove.bg API, which is why you need to make sure you are logged in to your remove.bg account first.
Downloading remove.bg for Photoshop is free! To process images you need credits, which can be used for all remove.bg products and integrations. You can find the pricing for credits here.
As a remove.bg user you get 1 free credit for signing up, and 50 free API calls for preview images each month. Since remove.bg for Windows/Mac/Linux utilizes the API that means you can process 50 preview images (up to 0.25 megapixels, e.g. 625x400) with it for free each month.
The extension supports Adobe Photoshop CC (2021) 22.0, for Mac and Windows.
A quick migration is now supported. Read our Help Center article to learn how.