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 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 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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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 ...
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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 crop the edges of a rectangle using the form in the layer behind it?

See image attached. How can I crop the edges of the red rectangles so it follows the rounding of the white bottle behind it? I'm using Photoshop CS6. Thanks!
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How do I fully extract this bicycle from the background, including the spokes, etc. using Gimp [duplicate]

I'd like to pull the bicycle out of the image, but can't seem to make any of the Gimp tutorials work.
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How to crop other layers to a selection from a different layer? Photoshop [duplicate]

In photoshop, let's say I have 3 layers. Layer A and B have default background images. In layer C, I make the shape of something, let's say a car. I select the outline using the Quick Selection Tool. ...
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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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Cut off part of other shape

So I have a rounded rectangle and a parallelogram. The parallelogram is inside the rounded rectangle, but part of it is sticking out of the rounded rectangle. How do I cut off this portion of the ...
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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 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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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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Removing background “grid” in photosop

I am completely new to photoshop, so apologies for the simple question. I need to remove the background grid from this image, as shown below: I would like the circular portion to take up the entirety ...
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Photoshop: Cutting path out of layer

Having trouble cutting the path out from the above image. I managed to cut the outside with a layer mask, but when i do that now for this it crops just that area. Do I need to invert it somehow?
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How do you fix a badly cropped portrait? [closed]

I am making a Dota 2 (video game) fan site. I want to use portraits of the characters of the game, but the game provides portraits that look really awkward when placed on a website: His head is ...
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How to delete outside of a clipping mask, containing the layers

For a landscape architecture project, I have made a very big scaled masterplan. For the next fase, I want to make a detailed zoom in of a specific part of the site. For this, I have to enlarge the ...
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Photoshop: How to enlarge a cropped section to show detail?

I would like to in-lay a zoom-ed crop of my photo within the main photo. The in-layed photo would be on a free part of the background, just to show-case the detail. Is the rectangle tool + layer with ...
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Indesign: Run the CropMarks script on all pages

I have a document with a few hundred pages which is just an 8up layout to print a smaller document. I was able to get the layout on all pages correct, but adding crop marks by page is going to take a ...
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How to prepare margins in Photoshop for A4 printing?

I have created new image in Photoshop by selecting A4 template: And my image has borders such as: I am about to print it to A4 paper at a commercial printer. Now I understand that printers have ...
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How can I remove the black line in GIMP

Can you help me to delete the black border in GIMP
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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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Modify images as an assembly-line?

I have many different sizes pictures (scanned) and I would like to crop them at the same size but not at the same coordinates (then I cannot do with XnView automatically). Do you know a software I ...
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how to crop multiple images in Inkscape?

I have a great amount of figures with the same properties and I would like to crop them all in the same way. Is there a faster way to do it in Inkscape instead of doing it one by one?
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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 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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autoshrink with aspect ratio

Is there any simple way to autocrop/autoshrink a square image in GIMP, but without changing aspect ratio? Basically the autoshrinking would stop once it's no longer possible to maintain height and ...
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I've programmatically created an SVG. How do I 'crop' it?

I used Processing to generate this SVG. As you can see, it's a series of triangles with trapezoids that gradually get smaller. It came out great, except I want to 'crop' the image to look like this. ...
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Expand height of PSD without overflowing other view

I'm designing a landing page : But as I started my background images are too big so when I crop the view downside, I get this: How do I make the first section to not overflow its background images ...
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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 cut overlapping when save for web using artboards?

How can I auto cut the overlapping stuff outside the artboard when I save for web and/or just while using "normal export"? When I'm in the save for web window the image is bigger then the artboard ...
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Photoshop - Trim image so it fills canvas then resize to a set dimension?

I have been photographing and editing shoes on a regular basis for a local company. The images have been clipped so all the backgrounds are the same colours. I've been trying to speed up my workflow ...
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How to crop a vector graphic in Adobe Illustrator to paste into InDesign?

I tried cropping a vector image in Adobe Illustrator by following this link: How can I crop everything outside of an art board in Illustrator? I was able to do it once. I repeated the steps and it ...
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how to trim an image in Gimp [closed]

I wanna trim all white spaces surrounding an image's content using Gimp. Is there some straightforward method, or any trick?
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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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With GIMP, how to crop a layer to the size of a different layer?

I have multiple layers in my project. I need to crop one (call it layer A) to the size of another (layer B). Neither has the full size of the image. I thought I would switch to B, Select All, switch ...
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Illustrator Pathfinder Minus Front Not Cropping Circle Shape Precisely

I'm trying to cut a circle shape with a rectangle overlay and it's changing the shape of the crop somehow. This is similar to the pixel grid issues except I have the align to pixel grid off. So IDK ...
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What's the name for cropping a video clip/animated gif in time and making it shorter?

I'm having a nightmare searching for this and it seems pretty simple. I have an animated gif and I would like to not have the last few seconds/frames. I.e. I would like to crop it in time, not ...
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Is there an automated way to remove cropped regions of embedded images in order to optimize the size of an Inkscape SVG file?

I am preparing some figures for a scientific publication using Inkscape. These figures are SVGs containing embedded bitmap images that are quite large, but only a small rectangular clipped region of ...
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Isolating an object in Photoshop to paste in Illustrator

I am trying to select an object out of a photo and place it in illustrator without a white background around it. I have selected the object, but if I try to paste it in illustrator it always sits ...
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What are the relevant ratios for converting to square ratio

I'm building an application that collects images and convert them to a square ratio images for usage as avatars in social networks. I want to understand what is the range of image ratios that I can ...
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Crop image background out? [closed]

I just started using photoshop today, and this is my first question in Graphic Design, so pardon me if this is a simple question. I have bee researching for about two hours now, on how to crop out the ...
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How to set canvas size in MyPaint?

How do I set the canvas size in MyPaint 1.1.0? There is no dialog when creating a new document and there seem to be no options or settings in any of the menus. The exact same question was asked on a ...
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Photoshop Cropping - edge of image based on center selection

I do bulk editing and would like to be able to record and automate a set of instructions that accomplish the following. Say I have an image of an apple. The apple is off center - ie, the background ...
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How can I crop images so as to change their aspect ratio?

For header images on a site I'm working on we are using 1280x480 px images. The images I have been given are not 1280x480 px, so I need to crop them, but I can't just crop them any which way - I need ...
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Photoshop: How to crop multiple selection and save into separated images [duplicate]

Take a look on this image: My question is how to crop multiple selections at once into images (each square of comic strip). I want to select each frame of the comic and export them as individual ...
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How to remove edges from eliptical tool selection?

You cannot see it when it's on a white background, but Can someone tell me how I can erase the boarder from this image in Gimp? I want it to be a perfect circle. I'm going to be using this with a ...
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How to place cut marks on a 2UP image in Indesign for Printing?

Getting an image ready to print and ran into a problem of cut marks/crop marks not appearing once the file is printed. Just to review the steps I took while working in InDesign to layout the image: ...
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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?