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How can I edit banknote images in Photoshop CS?

While designing some personal stuff, I encountered troubles copy-pasting a banknote image into Photoshop CS2. I saved a Dollar bill from the web to my desktop, but trying to open it, even ...
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Looking for fast image editor to add text, marks to screenshots [closed]

I am trying to find a fast tool the edit screenshots already taken with marks, text and rectangles ... Something like lightshot but for screens already taken. Edit: Lightshot link
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How to make transparent background of a gif animation?

I have a gif animation with white background. Is there a simple way (e.g., free or shareware application) to remove this white background and make it transparent?
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Photoshop CS5 - Use quick mask to blur all layers beneath

I'd like to know how I would use Quick Masks in Photoshop (CS5) to blur all layers below the masked layer. Example:
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Batch cropping WMF

I have lots of wmf images from a simulation software which need to be included in a word document. To maintain best quality wmf seems to be the only way. The software creates a frame around the plot ...
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Rotate a picture by a small number of degrees

Sometimes when I take a picture of a rectangular object, it comes out rotated by a small number of degrees (less than 5 or so). I can make the space where the rectangle isn't white or whatever, but ...
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how to manage images in emacs org mode

I am considering switching from zim wiki to org mode for managing collection of web page pieces. Typically it includes images and texts I copied from a web browser. The question: 1 how to insert ...
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Recognize a shape in a image

I have a folder with 10.000 images. 60.000 images of cars and 40.000 images of motorcycles. I`m searching for a way to filter the images with some sort of shape/pattern recognition. The result that i ...
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Simple image editor to select area of image as wallpaper [closed]

I've spent way to many hours looking for software to do the following simple task, so now I'll ask. I need software that will open an image and put a 'crop box' on it. You can set the 'crop box' ...
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PNG Batch resizing and saving while preserving transparency

I've got about 700+ png images. I need to resize and save them. However I also need their transparency to be intact. I tried Irfanview, but that didn't work. GIMP works, but I can't find a batch ...
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Does there exist software to analyze and detect 'fake' hi-res images (TIFF when really JPEG, deliberately upscaled images)?

In my line of work I often work with images for print marketing from multiple sources and occasionally when I have asked for hi-res images (instead of initially the low-res ones that they start by ...
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What's the state of the art in image upscaling?

I like to collect cool pics and use them as wallpapers or for other things. Often, artists publish only low-res versions, probably for fear of theft. Example: Now, if I want to use that as a ...
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2D Animation editor that supports serialized export format

I am looking for a 2D animation editor that supports at the very minimum Importing your own sprites multiple layers color effects (flashing frame for lightning effects for example) If possible, it ...
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How do I blur colour borders in Paint.NET

I have a document from which I am trying to remove marks. I'm doing so the only way I can, with the colour-picker and the paintbrush, painting over the marks with the closest colour around them. This ...
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How do I get a brush colour the same as the background colour of the image?

I'm trying to remove image elements on a mostly white document, yet when I use the white paintbrush, it leaves a glaring white streak. When I use the magic wand to select elements to remove, it also ...
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How to straighten out images in a PDF file?

We have here a large industrial printer/copier that also scans pages into PDFs. Unfortunately it scans crookedly, just a little bit. I know there is software out there that straightens out images. ...
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How do I increase the resolution of an existing image in Gimp?

I need to obtain a print quality image from an existing image. The image dimensions are 1024 x 768 pixels. The current resolution is 64, 64 Image --> Print Size --> X resolution, Y resolution ...
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Imagemagick: Advanced JPG to PNG convertion

How could I do something like this with Imagemagick?: imagemagick -inuput:0*.jpg select-by-color:ffffff -threshold:15 -fill:fffff -mode:greyscale -mode:index:17 -output:Original_filename.png Using ...
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Mac Terminal: Loop through subdirectories and optimise all images

I have a folder containing many subfolders full of images. See attached image for example. Basically I want to loop through them all and downsize the images so none are wider than 1024 pixels. ...
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How to combine images using a batch plugin for GIMP

I have GIMP 2.8 and the BIMP plug-in that allows me to process many images at once. I would like to use it to add a transparent layer to several hundred PNG files. Unfortunately, the plugin does not ...
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Method of taking an image with labels and turning it into a flash card

I have a load of images (lots of them anatomy images, I am a medical student) and I want to turn them into flashcards. The part I am having trouble with is the modification of the image so that it ...
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How can I explode an animated PNG?

Websites like GIF Explode allow you to "explode" an animated GIF into its component frames, and similar results are presumably easy to achieve with standard image-editing tools like GIMP, ImageMagick, ...
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Is it possible to make a .png (or other) image that does NOT have rectangular dimensions?

This might be a dumb question, but is it possible to make a .png file that isn't square? If so, how can one do this in Gimp? Ideally I'd like one in the shape of an X.
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How to use .ai and eps file to extract object from it

I have few ai and eps file which i am able to open it in my adobe photoshop CS3 , the file which i am having contains few info graphs but i want to extract the object from that file and what to ...
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How to convert a 24 bit JPEG image into 8 bit image?

I have a 24-bit image. I need to convert it into an 8 bit JPEG image. Can it be done by MS Paint or MS picture manager or I need to download any tool. I tried some tool but that did not work. Will ...
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Zoomed-in portions of image

I'm afraid this is too narrow of a question, but nevertheless here goes. Is there any tool (or plugin to whatever tool) which would allow me to effectively "zoom in" parts of image, like this: ...
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Vectorize image from pen drawing

I have some pen drawing (basically there are three words) as follows: Is there any tool I could use so that I can make this three words as vectorized images?
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How can I change all pixels of one color to another color in a picture?

I have an image which looks like this: However, the yellow line needs to be red and the cyan line needs to be green. I have Paint and IrfanView. How can I change the colors of the yellow and cyan ...
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Is it possible to apply Photoshop adjustment layers to multiple raster layers?

I have something like this: Raster Layer 1 Raster Layer 2 Adjustment Layer Raster Layer 3 Raster Layer 4 I want to apply the adjustment layer to the raster layers below it, "rasterizing" it ...
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How can I apply 45° skew to a selection in GIMP?

The perspective tool seems to be perfect for the job, but what I need is this exceedingly complicated perspective matrix: 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 ...and I can't manage to achieve that with the standard ...
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How to create massive image mosaic/collage? [duplicate]

I am artist looking for advice for a project I am planning. I basically want to take around 20,000 images and stitch them together to form a large mosaic. However I don't want to create a larger image ...
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Batch Edit Multiple Images

I bought a couple of digital picture frames for the grandparents for Christmas. The problem is, the picture frame displays all the pictures in landscape orientation, and half of the pictures were ...
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How can I draw autoshape on an already existing image in Word 2003?

I'm drawing autoshape in Word 2003 like this: Is there anyway I can draw that shape over an existing image? I cant seem to get that done on existing image. I tried pasting the image in Word, but I ...
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Image optimization: Photoshop CS6 vs jpegtran / OptiPNG

Is there any difference in terms of algorithm for optimization between Photoshop's Shift+Alt+S (save for web) and jpegtran's -optimize and -progressive? It seems my images are not reduced (or reduced ...
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Tool for Automatically Blurring People in Photos

I am looking for a way to easily make people on photos unrecognizeable. Whenever I put any photos (usually of cities and landscapes) in my online album, I first make all the recognizeable people ...
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Problems when pasting Outlook 2010 signature logo into message body

Whenever I paste my company logo into a message in Outlook 2010, I run into a variety of complications and anomalies. The dimensions of my original logo image are 315x174 (source image is a PNG ...
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Graphical editor with only one important feature - crop [closed]

99% of my Gimp starts is a open the image do the restangular selection crop image to selection save Gimp start slowly, ask 100 questions about "Am I sure" for each step, thats way i want some ...
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Image editor that allows multiple, separate, simultaneous crop selections to be saved? (looking for both free & paid programs)

Is there an image editor that allows you to select several crop regions and save each one as an individual file? Rather than having to load up the original image each time and do the cropping of each ...
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How do I edit photos to defeat facial recognition [closed]

Is there a way to alter solo or group portraits to make faces recognizable to or identifiable by humans (their friends), but not by facial recognition software (by Facebook, etc.)?
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Convert JPEG files (with best quality)

I have a JPEG files that contains only text on them, but I now want to correct some of the text, and some pictures. So I want to convert it in rtf (file format), is this possible? I want the best ...
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How can I most efficiently batch resize images on a Mac? [duplicate]

I've been batch-resizing images through Preview (OS X) through the menu bar, but I want a simpler workflow, since I do this a dozen times a day. What I want: Select a group of image files in finder ...
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How do I make an image background transparent in Photoshop?

I have an image with a white background which I downloaded. I want the background to be transparent. How do I achieve this in Photoshop? What I did was, select the background of the image, using ...
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Batch-Resizing images in OS X to a certain height

How can I resize a batch of images using Automator, so that all images will have a fixed height, e.g. I want to resize all images to be 60px high while width can be anything.
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How to change perspective of a photo efficiently?

I would like to make an image look flattened on the screen as if it was 'scanned' rather than being shown at an angle. Angle of picture taken is something similar to this : ...
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How do I batch trim images 50% to the left with automator?

I know I can batch trim images with automator for 50% horizontal, but then it get's trimmed on both sides... I need it to get 50% trimmed on just the left/right side.
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Shift the time in EXIF photo data

I need to shift the time data in a large number of photos, like adding 3 days and 3 hours to all of them. Is there any free tool that does this? Can any free image editors (like IrfanView) perform ...
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Editing screenshots [closed]

After taking a screenshot of a big window, I'd like to cut out the middle part(s) and move the sides closer together, so it results in a smaller picture with only relevant details displayed. ...
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Cutting in half and rearranging pages of tif document

I scanned in a booklet, and now I have a tif file with "pages" composed of two real pages each, in the order 6/7,5/8,4/9,3/10,2/11,1/12. Is there a way (tool, imagemagick command, etc.) to slice each ...
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How can I 3D-rotate an image around the y-axis in Photoshop?

How can I use Photoshop in order to rotate a bitmap image on the y-axis? I'm trying to make it so that the right side of the image will go "into" the screen, and the left side will go "out" of the ...
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Change foreground color of an image in Paint.NET

Let's say we have this picture: As you can see, the background color is #2A3D78. The foreground color is #94AEFF. Ultimately, I'd like to get a picture where the background is unchanged, but the ...