Automatic Background Remover

Erase a photo background with one click using PicMonkey’s automatic Background Remover tool, included with a Pro subscription. The instant background eraser is a huge time saver for removing backgrounds from images.

"OMG you made my life soo much easier with the new one-click Background Remover!"

"It used to take 10-15 minutes on each of my product photos to get the background perfectly white and now it only takes seconds. WOW I am impressed and thank you again for an amazing product!!!”

- Lynne H., owner hunterK9.com

How to remove a background from a picture

  1. Open your photo in PicMonkey

  2. Click "Remove Background" — boom, it's gone!

Bonus! Do even more:

  • Fine-tune edges with eraser & paintbrush

  • Make a color background

  • Use another photo as a new background

See tutorial & examples

You’ll also get our Background Remover app!

Pro subscribers have exclusive access to instant background remover on the PicMonkey mobile app. (iOS users only) Quickly remove backgrounds from pics in your camera roll.

Get background remover app

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"The ease of use and the large number of templates, fonts, and add-on graphics make PicMonkey our go-to site for creating gorgeous designs on the quick!"

- Amidie S., non-profit volunteer

Background remover, unlimited stock photos, & more with a PicMonkey Pro subscription.