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Ghost Mannequin Effect

What is it all about?

In the fashion world, a ghost mannequin (aka neck-joint, invisible mannequin, or hollow-man) is the name for an image editing technique that creates the illusion of a human body filling clothes for product images in e-commerce.


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We automatically create a finished product image for you based on two initial product photography shots. The product and the inlay shot.

Warping intensity

Shadow intensity

Each processed ghost mannequin image costs €0.50 and is charged against your credit balance.

Supported images

We currently support:

  • Simple Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Pants, Shorts & Bathing trunks
  • Tops, T-shirts & Pullovers
  • Jackets & Outerwear
  • Underwear & Bikini bottoms

We currently do not support:

  • Open jackets
  • Brassiere
  • Multiple items at once
  • Complex shapes

Ghost Mannequin Guidelines

For the recommended Photostudio set up and the expected input images please have a look at our Ghost Mannequin Guidelines.

Best Practice

For more best practices have a look at the Guidelines linked above.

Thinks to avoid


Can I download the image without the watermark?
Yes. Click “process image”. The image will show in the result list below.
This action will charge your credit balance.

Can I still process other images?
Yes. You can process any other image (model photography, etc.) via your defined workflows.

Can I download a PSD file?
Yes, you can adjust your settings to choose between a PNG file or a layered PSD file.