How to Remove Background from an Image in Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator CS6 – remove background from an image with Clipping Mask. Level: Beginners Image:

7 Responses to “How to Remove Background from an Image in Adobe Illustrator”

  1. Renny Candradewi says:

    Some sa, you can remove the background manually only by using magic wand,
    select the darkest level of colors you wanna get rid of. And delete it.
    Another says, by using image trace, under the new open dialog, check ignore
    white. ?

  2. Max B says:

    Thank you very much :)?

  3. JasmineJazzed34 says:


  4. Adam Jenkinson says:

    We love you, can you have my friends baby???

  5. Allexander DM says:

    this is wrong… you just hide the background, you’re not removing it!

  6. Adam Kibe Fitness says:

    i did that and then tried to put that image in a new project but it kept
    giving me a white square background behind my image .i just want the image
    and nothing do i do that.?

  7. Courtney Bivin says:

    you just solved my problem I’ve been working on for over an hour in less
    than two minutes. THANK YOU!!?

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