Currently I save my files in Illustrator as
.png (the format that I eventually need all my images on).
The reason why I edit my files in Illustrator in
.ai is because, as far as I understand, ImageMagick does not support
However, when I choose to save an Illustrator file in CS5 as a
mogrify -alpha "on" -background transparent -format .png file.pdf
since I can easily check the transparency on the
So I am wondering two things:
Is there a way to directly check if the background on a
.pngfiles, since at the moment I have no way of checking if the background transparency is lost in the process of saving Illustrator files as
.ai), or in the conversion from
As I said earlier, I usually save an my illustrator files in
.pngand still keep the ability to make changes on a file that supports Illustrator's objects and features almost natively.
However, I am wondering if there is a different path to get a
.aifile using ImageMagick while preserving background transparency and the ability to fully edit the original objects in Illustrator.