How to extract an image from a PDF file using Adobe Photoshop?

Have you ever wanted to have a copy of an image from a PDF file?

There are 2 ways to capture the image from a PDF file.

One is to capture a screenshot of your desktop by using print screen option on your keyboard. Then, paste the captured image into an image editing software. Cropped the image and save it.

However, using that method, you will likely lose the quality of your image.

So here’s another option that would work if you have an Adobe Photoshop installed on your computer.

All you need to do is to open your PDF file in Adobe Photoshop.

To do it, follow the instructions below.

Step 1: Lookup your PDF file.
Step 2: Click on the PDF file and then right-click your mouse.
Step 3: Choose ‘Open with’, then choose Adobe Photoshop.
Step 4: Your computer will open your Adobe Photoshop application (if not already open). An Import file window will show. Make sure to choose Image and the page where the image you want to copy is locatedimporting image from a pdf file
Step 5: Click the ‘OK’ button. You may edit your image first or save the image as a separate file from your pdf file.

If you have questions, let me know in the comment section below. 🙂

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