Remove the background from images for free.

Easily remove the background from photos, then edit them in Adobe Express where you can add new backgrounds, graphics, and more.

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How to remove background.

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1. Select.

For best results, choose an image where the subject has clear edges with nothing overlapping.

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2. Remove.

Upload your image to automatically remove the background in an instant.

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3. Continue editing.

Download your new image as a PNG file with a transparent background to save, share, or keep editing.

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Create transparent cutout backgrounds for your photos.

This background remover app allows you to highlight the subject of your photo and create a transparent background, so that way you can place your new image into a variety of new designs and destinations. Place it on a colored backdrop or add a new background to put your subject in a completely new environment.

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Remove the background from your picture and download instantly.

Take the background out of a picture faster than ever. It’s as easy as selecting your image, uploading it to our free photo background remover, and your image will be ready to download and share in an instant. Publish your image for your audiences to enjoy across your social channels, or continue to edit it to perfection within Adobe Express.

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Do more with your image.

Removing the background of your image for a bigger project? Unleash your creativity with the photo editing capabilities and design tools from Adobe Express. Add a shape crop to frame your newly cropped photo, apply filters, or add GIFs and animation for a dynamic design. There are countless ways to create a compelling image for any printed or digital format.

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Over 100,000 templates & assets to start from.

Turn your newly edited image into a stunning flyer, social post, album cover, profile photo, and unlimited other designs. Explore our template library to get started. Then, add other pre-loaded design assets, fonts, icons, or GIFs to personalize your image. There are endless creative opportunities to elevate your designs.

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Make Adobe Express your go-to image background remover.

Remove the background from your image to make standout content. Easily get rid of any background, make your subject standout, or layer cutout images to make a unique collage. Explore endless tools and templates at your fingertips to customize your new image using the Adobe Express app.

Removing a background from an image made fast and free.

Adobe Express makes removing a background quick and easy. It’s as simple as uploading your image to our quick edit tool, letting our tool remove the background, and downloading your new image. Remove the background from both JPG and PNG images with ease. Your new image will be downloaded as a PNG file with a clear background.

Remove backgrounds to make even more images.

Adobe Express offers unlimited tools, templates, and quick editing features for you to bring any kind of content to life. Launch the app on your desktop or mobile device to explore easy-to-use functionalities for editing images and videos. Take your new transparent background image and put it on a new background. Add it to a collage of images to make a flyer, poster, or infographic. Use the collection of free design assets including text templates, icons, shapes, and more to endlessly customize your image.

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Frequently asked questions.

What makes Adobe Express the best background remover?
Our background remover tool uses professional quality and intuitive tools to remove backgrounds in seconds. Best of all, it’s free to use anytime, anywhere on both your desktop and mobile device.
Can I remove the background on my phone?
Absolutely. Quickly and easily remove the background from photos on your mobile device by launching the background remover, uploading an image, and downloading.
How do I make a background transparent?
Removing the background from your photo will automatically make the background transparent. Your new image will download as a PNG file, which supports transparency so you can place your newly edited image on any background you like.
How can I change the background of a photo?
Open the full Adobe Express editor and add your image to a new project to place it on a background of your choice.
Can I use Adobe Express for free? If so, what’s included?
Yes, we have a free plan available for anyone. Enjoy everything you need to stand out, including dozens of quick action tools, thousands of templates, photo editing and effects, and much more. Visit our plans and pricing for details.

Express is even better in the app.

Refine edges, apply filters, or add a new backdrop by using the Remove Background tool on the Adobe Express app. Unlimited creativity for free. No credit card required.
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