Need help to get rid of the Orange!

Mike G

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Would a kind person please help me and get rid of the orange background of the attached photo so as to leave just the image of the camera minus the background.

Thanks in advance.:flowers_2:

My editing skills are not up to the job.
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My aim is use it as an icon.
 
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My attempt (not perfect, so hopefully an expert will provide a better one). I assumed that you wanted a white background but maybe that is not what you had in mind.

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I thought I'd try opening up the shadows very slightly so when reduced to the size of an icon, some details would be more visible:

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Is this what you want

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Here you go. Jpgs insist on there being some color value everywhere. Consequently you can't get just the camera. Even if the background is void of information in the original, saving in jpg inserts white. At least in Photoshop. As in...

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On the other hand, png allows transparency...

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Enjoy.
 

Mike G

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Thanks one and all. I came across an app called "image2icon" from the App Store, which does what it says on the tin! got the result I was after, which was no background!

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