12 Best Transparent Images Apps for Android & iOS

Looking for a simple way to make your images transparent? This article got you covered!

Here’s our list of the best transparent image apps for Android & iOS you could try. Some of these apps let you adjust the transparency of the entire image, while others are here to erase the background or unwanted objects. Herewith, all the apps are easy to use and provide pixel-accurate results right away. Let’s dive in!

Transparent Photo Frames

It is a free Android app for creating transparent images. Using this app, you can merge a selected background with your photo.

In the app, you will find over 50 different backgrounds in your photos. There are also other interesting functions. It is possible to change the size of the picture, and move it to the right and left. You can also add titles to ready images. You can change the size, and choose the color and font of the added text.

It is a pity that you can not edit the level of transparency and the size of the photo. But unlike other similar applications, the picture can not be stretched.


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Photo Blender

This is a great tool for creating magic photos with transparent effects. Mix two pics in one just in a few steps. You can select pictures from your phone’s library or make them right now and add them to the app. Then choose the transparency level, and background, and even add photo frames.

If you wish, it is possible to add some text to the pics. Ready pictures can be sent to friends via social networks, saved on your device, or used as wallpaper background on your phone.

Save the most important events of your life in bright pictures made with the help of this app.


Background Eraser

As the name implies, it’s an app that lets you make the backgrounds of your pics transparent with little to no effort. It works simply: you need to add any image and the app will remove the background and turn it into PNG.

Herewith, the removal happens automatically, and as the app is powered by AI it goes on pixel-accurate. You can also use AI to erase random objects from the pic.

And if you’ll ever need to add some touch-ups, you can easily do it in manual mode. You can also play with a transparency tool to get a dual exposure look.



This is one of the most popular photo editing apps, that allows you not only to apply filters on your pictures, but also to regulate their light, exposition, and opacity, which is essential if you want to create transparent collages with your pictures.

While editing the pictures, you can choose to make transparent only half of it, you can alter the light direction on a certain part of a pic. You can also fix the background if needed, make the photo more precise, so the collision would look better, apply corrections, and make the photo brighter or paler.



Afterlight is another photo editing app that allows you to express your creativity in photo editing. You can easily make all your photo transparent and layover on other photos in Afterlight. This is just one of the dozens of effects that you may find here.

Actually, Afterlight is quite a popular app and you have probably heard of it before. It does provide high-quality work and edits all the pictures at the professional level. All the tools and the process itself are organized in a way, that you won’t feel like you are using a poorly programmed editor just to make a picture transparent.



PicsArt is a popular photo editor, that you are probably familiar with. Well, it can easily be used to make your photos transparent and make a beautiful collage. Even though sometimes photoshop tools seem quite trivial, they still work. Moreover, this app is completely free.

All you have to do is to upload the photo into the app, choose settings for the image, and change its opacity. You can also crop the image if you want. Then, choose the option “add image” in order to make a collision (if you need that).


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Ultimate Photo Blender / Mixer

Create wonderful mixed pictures merging two or more photos on each other. Make your daily photos more interesting using Ultimate Photo Blender / Mixer. You can choose a photo from your gallery and mix it with the picture from the app or mix only photos. Use different effects and tools available to make bright and colorful photos.

All the pics will match with each other as they will be transparent. So, the effect of mixing photos will really surprise you. You can share your story via social networks directly from the applications.



The effects, that this editor allows applying to your pictures will make them look incredible and mysterious. If you are looking for that effect, then this is an app for you. It should be noted though, that this is the only app on this list that is not free.

One of the main effects that you can apply with Mextures is transparency. Almost all the filters presented are in dim colors, so if you are looking for something cheerful and bright this is definitely not your type of app.


Enlight Photofox

This app was created to make the photos artistic – the advantage of it is that here you can add some unusual details to your pictures, for example, purple smog, or make half of the picture transparent and add birds to it. You can blend your photos and layover them one on another.

The blending modes are adjustable, so you can regulate the transparency of each picture in several ways until you reach the desired effect. The user interface is extremely convenient here – you never have too many tools at a time, but you can always open an additional section if you need more.



It’s another one of these complex photo editors you could use to make transparent images. The app works with both images and vids, and you’ll get to create complex pro-looking edits.

The app is powered by AI, so background removal works as simply as it can. Herewith, there’s a manual tool for touch-ups, so you can always erase things on your own.

Plus, the app lets you layer the images on top of one another and play with transparency to get a double-exposure look. The amount of layers is unlimited, and you can try different layering techniques if needed.


Photoshop Express

Well, the word “photoshop” has already become a separate statement on its own and people don’t know that it was the name of one of the Adobe programs. If you are thinking about changing and editing a picture, which expression immediately pops into your mind? Of course, photoshop.

This app is for more advanced users since it has a larger number of tools and effects. However, once you master it, you will be able to create truly impressive works, including transparent pictures.


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And lastly, there’s an app for removing unneeded objects and making the background of your images transparent. It lets you make complex edits and remove objects effortlessly as all of it gets done automatically.

The removal happens instantly, and in most cases, you won’t need to do any manual touch-ups. In case the background is too complex you may need to erase or restore some objects, though.

Plus, the app covers a bunch of pre-made backgrounds you can use instead of the original one. There are also some template sets for marketing products if needed.

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Daria Tolmacheva
I've been reviewing apps for different platforms for a long time already. I love being helpful and finding only the best among such a mess!