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[How-To] Edit your photos like a pro with Object eraser

Have you ever taken a really great photo but it’s disrupted by a photobomb or unwanted objects that you wish you could remove?

With the Object eraser on your Galaxy phone, you can easily achieve that without the need for a photo-editing program or app!

First enable the Object eraser by opening any photo in your Gallery app > Select Edit (pencil-shaped icon) > Select More options (three vertical dots) at the top right > Choose Labs > Turn on Object eraser.

Ready to use the Object eraser feature on your Galaxy phone? Try it below:

1. Open Gallery app

2. Find and select the photo you’d like to edit

3. Select the Edit icon

4. Select More options (three vertical dots)

5. Select Object eraser

6. Tap or draw around the object you’d like to erase/remove

7. If needed, tap the arrows to undo or redo the editing (you can continue erasing objects)

8. When you are satisfied with the final edits, select Done

9. To start over, select Revert and then Revert to original

10. To save your edited photo, select Save. You can also save the original photo by tapping More options (the three vertical dots), and then select Save as copy


  • Device screenshots and menu may vary depending on the device model and software version.