Questions tagged [crop]

Questions about removing part of an image at the sides, or about removing a few millimeters of paper from around the sides of a printed piece after printing.

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How do I crop a layer in GIMP?

Sometimes, I'll have several layers on an image and I want to crop one of them. NOT resize it, crop it. Every technique I've tried simply crops EVERYTHING, not just the layer I'm working on. I have to ...
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Illustrator: how to crop image without losing quality

I'm trying to use Illustrator to edit .eps images. I want to crop an image. But it always decreases the resolution of the image after whatever way I crop it. I tried setting the cropping ...
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How to export different crop sizes in Photoshop?

I would like to take a typical 2:3 ratio image in Photoshop CC and make a square 1:1 crop and an 8:10 crop. I want to save my crops non-destructively within the PSD file so I have access to my ...
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Actual cropping dimensions are “wrong” in PS

I use Photoshop CC. I'm interested in cropping a specific area inside an image. To to so, I set the requested cropping dimensions in pixels, set the same PPI as the original image image, and crop. ...
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Getting rid of Whitespace in Inkscape

Is there a way in Inkscape to set the boundaries of the svg file the way they would be set if you export as a bitmap? I want that there's no whitespace above, beneath, right or left of the object ...
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Crop a big picture into several small size pictures

Is there a a way with GIMP editor to crop a big picture into several small equal sized pictures? So when all those small pictures connected in order would make a big picture.
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Is there a way to “reverse crop” a pdf?

When you crop something, you end up keeping what you selected. What if you want to instead keep what's outside the crop box when the crop box is in the middle of the page?
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Cropping different layers of a gif differently in Photoshop CS3

I have a gif of two people where one of them is moving out of the frame and I want to crop that person out of the gif entirely, leaving just the main person, which means cropping each layer slightly ...
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How can i get better crop marks in InDesign CC that are simpler to cut? [duplicate]

I know how to add regular crop marks to a design, my issue is when I go to cut out my prints on a paper cutter most of my crop marks are gone after 2 cuts so lining up the paper cutter gets really ...
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Bluebeam: saving a cropped pdf without the rest of the image behind

Bluebeam 2018. Using Document > Crop Pages... to crop a single page pdf down to my requirements. I save the pdf file but it appears it just saves the entire document still with information on the ...
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How to create own bleed markings to cut after printing?

We are making PDFs/EPS files to print. If we needed to make a crop mark to cut, we made small 90 degree angles from lines in the corners where the graphic was white. I checked crop marks which you ...
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Cropping a PDF and scaling part of a PDF

I have an 8.5×11 PDF which has some stuff on it and an image I want to crop turn it into a 4×6 format. I used GIMP to crop the image, made a new template, pasted it (it just sits in the center, but I ...
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How to get the coordinates for a selection bounding box in Gimp

I'll make a rectangle selection in image. I have to read the left, right, up and down dimensions of this selected region in full image. The following image is an example of this. Edit: Can we print ...
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How to crop a JPG without recompressing?

Is it possible to crop a JPG image without losing quality/recompressing the remaining part of the image?
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How do I get printer marks in Inskscape 0.92?

Yeah, as the title says - how can I get printer marks in inkscape 0.92? Found this https://itstillworks.com/12597955/how-to-add-bleed-marks-to-inkscape which says: Click the "Extensions" menu, ...
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How to tightly fit an image into a different image's frame using Gimp

I'm trying to fit a screenshot of an app onto this stock photo using Gimp 2.10.10. I know how to change the perspective and fit the screenshot onto the phone but I'm not sure how to select the finger ...
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Trimming AI file white space

I am using an old, old CS2 version of illustrator and have designed my art (about 2" x 3" in size) on an 8.5" x 11" page in AI. How do I reduce all the white space around my design so that when I ...
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How to move freely a multiple cropped shapes from an image

I'm trying to crop multiple circles from an image. I grouped the circles and applied : Object -> compound path -> make; whereas the image I made it a clipping mask, and then used the pathfinder tools ...
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Photoshop: Can I save a list of fixed ratios for future use?

When using Photoshop, I often use the Fixed Ratio selection tool to create images with exact sizes, for Facebook, Twitter, Blogs, Featured Images, etc. I've been looking for a way (or plugin) to make ...
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Confused about photoshop cropping size

I am very new to photoshop. Suppose I have a large dimension image and I want to crop it down to 3500px × 3500px with 300px/in resolution. Then I select crop tool and from preset drop down menu I set ...
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Photoshop how to crop a picture within a layer (initial bounding rectangle is empty error)

Original posts: Photoshop: Select item and crop it directly I tried asking on the original post, but it says I need 50 comments or participations to post a comment. Sorry for the confusion. I was ...
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How to crop an image edge in Photoshop?

I need to crop the image edge in the wave shape using Photoshop CS6. I cannot find any feature like that, tried to use the wave filter but it doesn't work this way. Any help will be appreciated. The ...
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Automation of image alignment by detecting bounding box?

I'm often having to align and crop product images on a white back drop and it occurred to me this would be a simple task for a script of some sort. I can think of a way to code this as an after ...
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How can I crop a photo to this shape?

I have very little experience with photoshop and I'm trying to crop a photo to a particular shape for a project. This is the shape I need: From what I can understand I can do this with a mask but I'...
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Resizing a square image to a rectangle with a fixed aspect ratio [duplicate]

I have a very large batch of images that I need to resize. I am new to Photoshop (have used Elements for years) and I am unsure how to do this. Basically, all the images are currently 2000 x 2000. ...
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Inverse crop in GIMP

I have an image that has blocks of useful content and blocks of useless content. I would like to remove the blocks of useless content without copy/pasting all of the useful content into another image. ...
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Not able to crop the content outside the artboard

I am not able to crop the image which is outside the artboard. I have tried all the methods available on the internet. Which tells that make an object and with the help of Pathfinder tool but its not ...
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Difference between Cropping, Scaling, Resizing & Changing Aspect Ration of an Image?

I am too confused in understanding different terms used with sizing of an image. What is the difference between: Cropping an image Resizing an image Scaling an image Changing Aspect-ratio of an image ...
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Adding Dimension to a Cropped Circle [duplicate]

I'm trying to figure out how to make certain features stick out of a cropped circle image. For example, I have a portrait of someone that I have cropped into a circle, but I would like to have her ...
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When I slice for web in Photoshop I am getting results JPEG even I choose .png option

I am trying to slice all image at one time using slice for web option, I selected .png 24 and I am getting results JPEG files. Is there any option to change this?
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Automate crop and straighten photos [duplicate]

In Photoshop CC 2017 we have the option File -> Automate -> Crop and Straighten Photos. I have scanned multiple photos, so that in an image there are 3 photos. I need to use this feature of ...
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How to export multiple photoshop projects at once?

Sometimes I get a lot of PDF documents of multiple scanned photos from costumers and I need to crop them, straighten them and export them as JPG. Now, It's really time consuming doing it manualy. I ...
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What's the opposite of cropping an image?

We all know what it means to crop an image, but what's it called when you want to increase the size of the canvas around the image? Say for instance, you have a 3:2, 4:3, or 16:9 logo that has to ...
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Crop square image to portrait image from the center of image in Photoshop CSS V12.0 x64

I need to find a way to automate cropping a square image to a portrait image. For example, my images are centered in 1000W x 1000H and I need to crop them to 750W x 1000H. Some subjects are tall/slim (...
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How to remove transparent pixels in irregular shape - Photoshop CC [duplicate]

Hi friends I am a geologist. I have a geological map and I will edit it in a CAD program, but there are transparent pixels in the image file and my CAD program perceives it as a white background. ...
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How to fit canvas to the actual image?

I have an image which has a lot of transparency around it and I need the canvas to automatically fit the image. Currently I am doing this by hand with the crop tool. Is there any fit canvas to image ...
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How to crop multiple selection and save into separated images without Photoshop

Take a look at this image: My question is how to crop multiple selections at once into separate images. I want to select each panel of the comic and export them as individual images and do multiple ...
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Cut A4 design to A5 for printing

I design a 32 pages (excluding cover and back) A5 (A4 folded to center) booklet. While designing, I put page 1-2 in one A4 landscape format artboard, 3-4 in another, 5-6 in another, and so on. When ...
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How to crop this paths?

I've tested in many ways but I can't crop this paths I need the white path (selected) crop the letters EP. How can I do this?
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When cropping scanned images in Photoshop, what JPG compression level to use? [closed]

Here's my situation: I've scanned several documents into JPG format. The scanner scans 14x8.5 inches, but my documents are 11x8.5 so I need to crop them. Every scanned doc is about 1.2 MB in size. I ...
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Batch processing images to be proportional

I have a series of small images, all on white backgrounds. Some of them are square proportioned, others are rectangular proportioned; either vertically or horizontally. I'm looking to make all all of ...
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Can I crop an image using settings from another image in Photoshop camera raw?

I have about 16,000 tiff images with size of each file is about 250MB, cropping them using camera raw would take forever because of the size. The crop is not the same for all images. I'm thinking of ...
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What's the term for opposite of cropping?

If I extend the canvas of an image with a transparent layer to fill a larger area, then what is that process called in professional graphic design terms? For instance, see this image courtesy of ...
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How to crop SVG images in Inkscape?

I want the sides of this SVG image trimmed: I tried opening it with Inkscape, selecting the region I want with the Rectangle tool and then Object → Clip → Set. But nothing happens.
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How to print b5 on a4 paper?

I have a b5 file on indesign and I am planning to print it on a4. Since my designs don't touch the edge of the page I don't need a bleed, I just need to know where to crop when it prints. I am ...
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How to make a collage in Photoshop

Hello I am working in Photoshop 2017 and trying to create 5 photos into a collage however when I go to crop one of the photos I can't seem to get back to where I started where it shows all 5 pictures ...
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How do I operate on multiple layers at once in GIMP?

I have a image file which has a large number of card images, each in its own layer. I would like to crop these images to the proper size with rounded-rectangle corners. (I got the images as formatted ...
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How to export a layer without cropping my entire image

I often take screenshots, but then only want to export a portion of the screenshot instead of the entire thing. I know I can crop the image, but I was wondering if there was a way I could export a ...
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I am not able to put an object behind a Rounded Rectangle

I am not able to put an object behind a Rounded Rectangle Cropping results in complete removal of the object to be put behind and clipping a mask produces the same result
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How to make the cropping edges hard - no automatic feathering wanted!

I've got a problem which is driving me mad on PS CS6. If I have a selection and inverse that selection and delete it, I get a feathered edge of 1 or 2 pixels on my remaining image. I want a hard crisp ...