Add clear backgrounds to your images for free.

Quickly and easily make your images background-free with the clear background remover from Adobe Express, your all-in-one AI content creation app.

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Add clear backgrounds to your images for free.

Quickly and easily make your images background-free with the clear background remover from Adobe Express, your all-in-one AI content creation app.

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How to add a clear background to your image.

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1. Select.

Pick an image where the subject has clear edges with nothing overlapping.

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2. Clear.

Upload your image to the clear background remover and watch as your subject becomes background-free instantly.


3. Continue editing.

Download your new image with a clear background to save, share, or keep editing in Adobe Express.

See what people are saying about Adobe Express.

I enjoy using the remove background feature in Adobe Express during my product launches! In just a few steps, I’m able to quickly remove the original background and add a fun one with my product."

Shelly Kim

Owner @ Letters by Shells

As a marketer who is always on the move. Adobe Express helps me to create fast, high quality content. Absolute endless features to enhance my creativity!"

Abs Ahlijah

Marketing & Content Coordinator @ Soul Session

The remove background image tool in Adobe Express saved me hours of tedious editing, effortlessly removing backgrounds and refining my images with just a few clicks."

Penuel Stanley-Zebulon

Student @ Pennsylvania State University

Create standout images with the clear background remover.

Upload your photo or logo to the clean background remover and watch the background disappear. With an erased background, you can drop your photo easily onto custom stationery, cards, and posters. Swap in new backgrounds created from images, color blocks, or textured designs. Adobe Express makes it easy to see your photo in new ways.

Use your clear background image anywhere.

Removing the background from a photo has never been easier. Upload your photo into the image background remover and your new photo will be ready to download instantly. Link your social media accounts to Adobe Express to publish your transparent photo or further personalize it with Adobe Stock design assets, templates, and so much more in the all-on-one content creation app.

Let Adobe Express be your go-to clear image background maker.

Edit your background-free photo in Adobe Express in new and exciting ways. Add in a modern color block background and a unique frame. Duplicate your transparent photo and layer it for a shadowbox effect. To create a collage-style visual project, use the clear background remover on several images, and combine them.

Stand out with Adobe Express.

Adobe Express is your all-in-one AI content creation app to quickly and easily make impactful social posts, images, videos, flyers, presentations, documents, and more. Create one-of-a-kind content fast, regardless of skill level, with powerful generative AI, easy-to-use editing tools, thousands of customizable templates, and Adobe Stock design assets at your side.

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Start customizing with tons of templates and assets at your side.

Transform your edited image into an eye-catching flyer, social media post, album cover, profile picture, and countless other designs. Start by browsing our extensive collection of templates, then enhance your image by adding various design elements such as fonts, icons, and GIFs to make it uniquely yours. The creative possibilities are endless with Adobe Express at your side.

Frequently asked questions.

Is it easy to use the background remover?
The background remover from Adobe Express is quick and easy to use. No design skills are necessary to remove backgrounds. Just upload your image of choice and watch as it becomes background-free in seconds.
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. If you are looking for an app to remove backgrounds with, consider downloading the Adobe Express app to remove backgrounds even more efficiently.
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.
Can I change the photo’s background?
Yes, you can easily use this tool as a photo background changer. Once you have removed the background from a picture, change the background in your photo by opening the full Adobe Express editor. 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.