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 use the photo background remover.

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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. Download.

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.

Removing the background from images can contribute to standout final designs. Whether you want to get rid of the messy backdrop, make your subject stand out, or make creative graphic visuals with your image, Adobe Express has your back. Once you’ve removed the background from your image, explore the endless creative opportunities within the Adobe Express app, and see what magnificent things you can do with your images.

Removing a background from an image made fast and free.

It takes just a few seconds to use the Adobe Express free background remover. Simply upload your image, including JPG or PNG format, and the background remover tool will automatically get rid of the background. Instantly download your image with a transparent background in PNG format.

Remove backgrounds and make even more images.

Adobe Express isn’t just all about background removal. It also comes with an array of easy-to-use functionalities that help you convert an image with a messy background into a beautiful visual that wows your audience. Place your transparent-background cutout on a lively backdrop to make it interesting, or make it a part of a larger graphic like an illustration, flyer, poster, infographic, etc. Use the amazing collection of free design assets like text templates, icons, shapes, and more to create endlessly with 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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