August 17, 2022

What you need to know

  • The Camouflage mode in Google Photos’ Magic Eraser has been demonstrated once more.
  • Google’s new handy feature within Magic Eraser is expected to debut alongside the Pixel 6a.
  • It is said to be already built into the latest version of the Google Photos app, but not yet live for everyone.

Magic Eraser is already one of Google Photos’ best features in years, and Google is taking things a step further with the Camouflage mode, which it previewed at I/O 2022. We now have another look at the cool new feature coming to eligible Pixel phones.

Mishaal Rahman (opens in new tab) from Esper has demonstrated the feature on an image of the SpaceX Falcon 9 booster exhibit in Houston. Using the Camouflage mode, Rahman was able to turn two blue benches in the foreground into something that blends nicely with the rest of the image.