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Clone Stamp tool

In computer graphics software, specifically Adobe Photoshop, the Clone Stamp tool selects and samples an area of your picture and then uses these pixels to paint over any marks. The Clone Stamp tool acts like a brush so you can change the size, allowing cloning from just one pixel wide to hundreds. You can change the opacity to produce a subtle clone effect. Also, there is a choice between Clone align or Clone non-align the sample area. In Photoshop this tool is called Clone Stamp, but it may also be called a Rubber Stamp tool.

See also "Photoshop Fundamentals: The Clone Stamp Tool" on Graphics.com.
See also "Graphics Software Terminology" in Webopedia's Quick Reference section.







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