Questions tagged [png]

Questions about the lossless raster graphics format PNG, primarily designed to succeed the `GIF` format for displaying images on the internet or via digital delivery. This format supports transparency.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Illustrator: fuzzy looking icons when exporting to PNG

I have a vector file which contains many objects. One of them is attached below. The top is original, crystal clear/pixel perfect. But I want lower size (dimensions not by filesize). Original images ...
1
vote
1answer
813 views

Is it ok to use .pngs on business cards to print?

I want to use a background image from here though these are usually just used for websites. I am worried the quality will not be sufficient enough for print. Would I be correct in this assumption? Is ...
-5
votes
4answers
12k views

How can I get a sharp logo in my website?

When I upload my logo in png, it's coming with a pixelated white edge. When I send in jpeg, it's not sharp enough. How should I do it?
-2
votes
1answer
234 views

How to edit button color?

I have this button in PNG format and I want to change it to blue using Gimp or some other free tool (and keep the transparency).
-2
votes
1answer
287 views

please recommend an ideal software to combine several figures into one figure [closed]

I have three plots in png format and want them to be combined into one png file, aligned side-by-side in a line. The original png files might have quite wide white boundaries and I hope they can be ...
1
vote
2answers
5k views

GIMP changes color PNG images when opening them in bulk with 'Open as Layers'

When opening some .PNG files created in R, using GIMP, and via 'Open as Layers', the color of the images changes. Some turn yellow, some black, one even a gets a reddish tint. When I open them ...
1
vote
3answers
2k views

Rendering issues when printing PDF file with transparency on images

I've created a document using OpenOffice / LibreOffce with a black background and PNG images which have some transparency. I exported that document to PDF and printed it. The black which comes from ...
0
votes
2answers
503 views

Rotating a layer around centre and save file (72 times)

I need to rotate a graphic I have made in Adobe Illustrator. The complication is that only the arrow layer needs to be rotated (around the centre of the image). That rules out simply throwing the ...
-1
votes
1answer
62 views

Image quality issue

I receive 3 Png file but one looks grainy when zoom in but the other looks ok. I check the resolution is the same. So what is the causes of the quality. Although there is different in document size, ...
4
votes
3answers
17k views

Illustrator: save a slice as PNG

I am slicing images from an AI file. How can I save the sliced images in PNG format? The only option I am given is JPG.
3
votes
2answers
2k views

How do I convert my AI icon to a PNG file?

Should each AI icon file be taken to Photoshop up to 100 times to convert 100 AI icons to PNG files at a size of 64×64? Or is there a shorter/faster way?
0
votes
1answer
7k views

Random horizontal white stripe in exported PNG (Illustrator)

I have designed a shape in Illustrator and I'm exporting this to PNG, however, some random, white line appears in the exported PNG. I've tried exporting it to different formats (BMP, PDF) and no ...
2
votes
2answers
12k views

Extra space around shape when extracting a png

I have a photos, which I want to have in round shapes like the example presented below. Anyways, when making the clipping mask in Illustrator CS6, the extra space of the image around the circle stays. ...
5
votes
2answers
27k views

Why do some, but not all, PNG files (with transparency) in InDesign documents have black borders?

When I put PNG images into an InDesign document, sometimes they have black borders on the exported PDF. Usually this doesn't seem to be a problem in print but in a recent proof, I did see some of the ...
0
votes
1answer
451 views

File size increases with resolution when exporting to PNG

Whenever I am trying to increase the resolution of the logo I am exporting from Illustrator the file size gets increased automatically, I would like to know if I could increase the resolution while ...
129
votes
4answers
468k views

Batch export Photoshop layers to individual PNG files

I am a web dev and competent in Fireworks, but not so much in Photoshop. I have just received a layered PSD file to turn into a web page. Can anyone tell me the easiest way to export all layers to ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

is PNG-24 being converted to PNG-32 in Photoshop?

when i save an image in Photoshop as a PNG-24 with trans on, does PS actually convert that to PNG-32 but not tell me about it?
1
vote
1answer
7k views

Illustrator: blurry image when exporting to PNG

When I export my Illustrator file to PNG it appears blurry when I zoom to 120%.
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Why do images look different in different software and in different formats

Example: It seems like the colors on the right are the "true" colors, but the PNG file contains some sort of "filter" that enhances the saturation but only gets recognised by certain software ...
0
votes
3answers
504 views

Issues with PDF image downsampling in export from InDesign or display in Acrobat

I'm having issues rasterizing images for inclusion in PDFs. I currently rasterize in Illustrator, import to InDesign, and downsample from roughly 300 ppi to 150 ppi, or thereabouts. I would prefer to ...
-5
votes
2answers
2k views

transparent PNG turns black [closed]

I created a logo with Photoshop. RGM Modus, saved as PNG-24 with transparent background. On my laptop it looks fine but on my friend's computer the image shows a black background. Any idea what went ...
14
votes
3answers
167k views

How to automatically save each layer as its own png/jpeg while keeping one main layer above

We offer vinyl decals for many devices. To show what a design looks like on a device, we have to create a main layer of the device, having the place of where the skin would fit cut out for our ...
2
votes
1answer
60 views

how do i keep transparency in a logo made with inkscape when uploading it to facebook

I created a logo for a customer using inkscape and exported it as a .PNG image. I can use it in Word or Publisher no problem with a transparent background, but my customer said it had a solid ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How to export PNG for high quality Printing in Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator

I want to export as PNG for printing. I have designed a document in Adobe Illustrator and I have used Pantone colours, but the results for printing are very poor. I have to use PNG for printing ...
0
votes
1answer
144 views

Icons degrade when converted to PDF using Photoshop

I'm working on a graphic resume in Photoshop. This project was started by someone else and they used some social icons from flaticon.com. I need to replace the Facebook icon with a Github icon. Here ...
1
vote
2answers
488 views

Export grid of images from Inkscape to individual PNG files

How can I export a grid of icons from Inkscape to a series of PNG files? The icons are aligned correctly in a grid that define their final shape. Here is a sample of the bottom right corner: I want ...
0
votes
3answers
643 views

How do I retain the quality of text in a GIMP png uploaded to Facebook? [duplicate]

I used Gimp to create a quote image and I uploaded it to Facebook. I made sure to only use web-safe colors, and the fonts I'm using are Impact Condensed and Arial. However, the uploaded image ...
-3
votes
1answer
5k views

Why is my vector PNG pixelated when I zoom? [duplicate]

I have saved my vector image as a PNG from Adobe Illustrator, but when I open the saved PNG file & zoom in on it, the image becomes pixelated.. Why is it doing this?
0
votes
1answer
53 views

Fireworks slices creates streaks in browser

this is what it looks like when ran in browser behind the scene in Adobe Fireworks
61
votes
5answers
199k views

Add transparency to an existing PNG

I'd like to use this image on a web site. What I need to do is change the background from black to transparent, so I can use the arrow on my site maintaining the page background. I used Gimp to ...
1
vote
1answer
437 views

Inkscape png export: color at the boundary of touching rectangles

I got a question concerning the .png export of Inkscape. I want to draw 2 rectangles which touch each other (snapping enabled, snap bounding box corners). Each box has a certain fill color and no ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Editing PNG in GIMP: is it possible to remove lines (used as arrows) and extrapolate the now blank squares?

I'm using GIMP to prepare this PNG file for vectorization in Inkscape. I've noticed that the vectorization process makes removing these lines far more tedious after the vectorization than before. ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Why are my images coming out pixelated?

I use Gimp to make PNG cover banners for social media sites. I have a hard time getting a clear finish, my end product appears slightly cloudy. I do my best to make small logos or letters in HD so ...
0
votes
1answer
296 views

Turn transparent png to partly transparent

I got this .png file which is completely transparent (except for the black lines) How can I turn the white color inside the mail icon to non-transparent but keep the parts outside ( in the corner, ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

When saving as JPG or PNG in Illustrator, do I need to convert text to outlines?

In Illustrator, when I create an artwork that includes text, I'm never sure if I need to convert the text to outlines before exporting as PNG or JPG. Is this text automatically converted to curves ...
2
votes
1answer
554 views

GIMP changes png on opening

I have been using photoshop to cut out small parts of screenshots. I then use python OpenCV to test whether those suqares that I cut out can be found somewhere in the original screenshot. With ...
4
votes
1answer
823 views

Strange squares appear in halftoned PNG image with transparency

I have a strange issue with large, off-color "squares" appearing when I preview a PNG with halftones on a transparent background. This doesn't happen with all images (so far, I've only had the issue ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Why is the hex color in my PNG different from the same hex code in browser?

Here is an issue which I can't seem to solve: I have a PNG image with a small blue triangle. It's an asset used for a website that I'm creating with a developer. The appearance of its blue is a bit ...
5
votes
1answer
9k views

Text I made in Photoshop becomes blurry when exported as JPG or PNG

I made an image with Photoshop. The text looks perfect in Photoshop but when I register it in .jpg or .png, the text looks blurry. I tried everything, but nothing works. The font is Truetype, the ...
0
votes
1answer
174 views

Exporting a custom made Symbol from Illustrator as a PNG for marketing

this is my first post as a young marketeer working with Illustrator with little experience. I am employed by a company that has never had marketing staff before. All there logos and print work are ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

How to create 9-patch images in gimp?

I would like to create nine-patch images for mobile and web. How can I do this in Gimp? Is there any plugin for creating nine-patch images in Gimp ?
1
vote
1answer
643 views

Make a PNG transparent where color is white and area is not within lines of an object/item?

I have this image below which at 1 time I had it as a transparent PNG but somewhere down the line I have messed up and saved it with a white background. I really need to make all the white that is ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Exporting from SVG to PNG with AI

When exporting an SVG icon to PNG, I am attempting to retain the quality of the image while not loosing the size (16px x 16px). I have made the attempt numerous times but have yet to produce a icon ...
2
votes
1answer
764 views

Make 2D object rotation look like 3D

First of all, sorry for that title. I really couldn't find something better, how to describe my problem in short. I've drew a lock, you can see it on image: I would need to create a frame animation, ...
0
votes
1answer
905 views

Transparent white PNG to SVG vector

I'm designing a logo and my customer already had a transparent PNG with some white letters on it. Now I need it to be a vector, but I can't shape the text like thate, so I thought that it would be ...
3
votes
2answers
724 views

svg image looks odd in html page

So I have two of the same images one is a SVG and the other one is a PNG. I used Inkscape to export the PNG from the SVG. The dilemma that I am stuck with is that on the SVG the blue lines go much ...
1
vote
0answers
49 views

How can I get my image's output cleaner? [duplicate]

I used a web safe red and I'm still getting a somewhat distorted output. I'm saving in .png format. I've noticed this happening a lot whenever a red color is used. The output looks HORRIBLE on ...
6
votes
2answers
34k views

Remove white thin border from exported PNG from Photoshop

I have a branding logo saved as a PSD Photoshop file. I'm exporting it to the PNG format with relevant size, but the exported PNG image has a thin white border around the logo. How can I remove this ...
0
votes
1answer
570 views

Filling the background of a png icon

I have several png icons that I want to place on a colored circle but I'd like a white background immediately behind the image (see attached)...I can do it fine with the ones that are circles by ...
1
vote
2answers
472 views

How to make the canvas fit the shape of my image?

I have the following image: I would like the canvas fit the exact shape of the room shown on this image. The goal is to include this image on my website and create a little effect whenever someone ...