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Questions tagged [tiles]

Questions about creating patterns by repeating an image.

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Black seam around isometric tiles when rendered [duplicate]

I am currently working on rendering an isometric (2:1 ratio) map with tiles sized 128px wide and 64px high. I took some tiles from opengameart.org an put them into my algorithm, they get rendered ...
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Inkscape: Move tiled/cloned objects

I'm trying to make a tileable background in Inkscape with some simple objects. Example: But it's hard to see how the starts will look after the image is tiled, so I would like to see 9 copies of ...
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How can I blend together non-tileable images?

I have a section of a continuous image copy and pasted, but it is not tileable. How can I blend the segments together so that it looks like one piece? I have tried using the auto-blend layers ...
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Create a simple shrinking square fractal with Inkscape and Tiled Clones

How can I create an image like this in Inkscape? (squares only, ignore the little hairs) I'm trying to start with a square, then use Tiled clones to repeat the pattern several times, but I can't seem ...
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How to merge many images into a single large composite image?

I have a series of images (around 60) that need to be merged into a singular very large image. The images were taken from screenshots of a much larger map and so they just need to be stitched back ...
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Tiling problem in krita

Can't upload GIF because of file size limit, shows up "file not supported when adding imgur link so here's the GIF explaining my problem:- Tiling problem krita As you can see the original texture ...
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Can not change tiled clones in Inkscape

I can not change tiled clones in Inkscape, help me to solve it, please. Here is what I have at first: I group that in order to make tiled clones: I make tiled clones: Now I would like to tweak the ...
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How do I design an exact circle tiling in Inkscape?

How do I design an exact circle tiling, like the one in this paper (first page, Figure 2, third column) but with the exact mathematical proportions? Note that all tiles are identical.
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Best way to create a gif out of a tiled image

I have a very large image ( >500 Mo !) containing a series of smaller images of the same size, in mosaic, as follows: [ 1 2 3 ] [ 4 5 6 ] [ 7 8 9 ] But in my case, there are hundreds of them. ...
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Ideas to make these tiles look good.

I am not really happy with the way I've designed these tiles . And I'm short of ideas. Can anybody have ideas on how I could make the section look better? In general with the presentation of the tiles,...
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Designing an image that is a multiple/tile of another image

I am trying to come up with a concept design for a background image that uses a repetition and/or tiling of the original image to achieve an effect that allows the audience to recognize the original ...
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How to paint tileable

I want to paint an image that needs to be tileable from the beginning. Converting it to a tileable later on would look weird. How can I tell Photoshop to paint the image tileable? This is tileable ...
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Making background transparent without changing filename

I've folders containing png images of map tiles to be overlayed on google maps, created using QTiles plugin in QGIS. I want to remove the white background of all the tiles so that base map is properly ...
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How could I simplify a pattern tile with A LOT of repeated mini squares?

I'm designing a nonwoven fabric (the panels size will be 69"x92"). The repeat tile measures 21"x21" and I need to repeat mini squares that measure 1/32" each. Above the layers containing these mini ...
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Efficient way to create picture grid

Suppose you're a photographer who works in Photoshop and Lightroom, and who wants to create a borderless "contact sheet", a grid of different photos with pixel-perfect alignment of the edges of each ...
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Make a picture from smaller tiles

I really hope it is possible. I have 4,096 images. These images are relatively small (12 kb) and they are in TGA format. Basically, these images are supposed to be small tiles of a 64×64 grid that I ...
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Constructing a tile from 4 pieces - to create single entity of adjacent letters in a word game

I work an a Scrabble-like word game for Android, where yellow translucent letter tiles are placed on a white game board: I don't want to to use boring rectangle tiles - and at the same time can not ...
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How can I perfectly tile two shapes?

I have "Snap to Point" option enabled and expect shapes to tile without hovering when I drag one shape to another. But there is intersection between them that can be seen from the snippet: So tile ...
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automate assembling multiple tiles back into the original big picture

I have multiple, 1024 jpeg tile images that are effectively tiles of a one big image which was split into a matrix of 32×32 smaller ones (each 256×256px). I wonder how could I efficiently put them ...
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How to tile a pattern in Illustrator?

I have joined two same sized rounded rectangles creating 90 degrees. Then I made 45 degrees guide and copied figure so they both can be on the same guide. Then using a blend tool I evenly ...
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Is it possible to generate seamless “mosaic” tiles algorithmically?

I am pretty much a noob with respect to most power features of Gimp and graphics design in general. I found the tutorial here on texture creation to be very interesting and helpful. I had a couple ...
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How to draw into tiled space?

I want a pen that draws at 9 points spaced in a grid spaced about 90% of the page. In svg or similar vector format. The idea is to be able to make nice tile-able drawings. I have tried photoshop, ...
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Exporting square tiles from a stripe - in Inkscape or Gimp

I am using Inkscape and Gimp to create assets for a word game and am looking for an advice from more experienced users of these great tools. In Inkscape I have created a stripe with 26 letters and ...
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Photoshop Hue Change Color

I am doing tilemapping for a game. I originally went with a bright, vivid style but now want to tone it down into a more realistic style. I spent a lot of time making a nice grass tile, but as you ...
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How can I make this vector diagonal stripe texture seamless with Photoshop? [duplicate]

I created a diagonal stripe image in Photoshop, just dragging the lines an "equal" distance from each other for a blueprint website design. I knew it would be much more complicated to recreate this ...
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Creating tiled pattern in curved wave

How Do I make something similar to following image in Photoshop? (Click to see larger) I thought of creating a curved shape by pen and then apply the tiled pattern to it but not sure how to create ...
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Need diagonal line pattern, 10° angle [duplicate]

I need a repeatable diagonal line pattern, but I'm not quite sure how to achieve this. I made the stripe 3px wide, then transparent spacing 6px wide, then rotated the canvas 10° (which is what I need)....
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Looking for tiles to construct modern city in 2D quest

I want to develop a simple 2D quest and for doing that i need a tilepack for modern city. I googled for some sites with tileas, but I don't found anything interesting (all that I found is a few common ...
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Recommendations for designing tiled maps

I am trying to design the graphics used in a tiled map. For example, by using a tiled map editor, you can load the tileset you designed to make maps. What kind of tools do you recommend for making ...
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How can I change hue of a vector image that has many colors?

How can I change color of this vector in Illustrator? Each triangle is different. I want it to be in other color tones like brown, grey etc.
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How to avoid pixel shifting for embossed tiling in Gimp

I'm trying to create tiles with a cloud embossing. I generated the tiling clouds with filter > render > clouds , and then applied filter > distort > emboss. But the modified clouds don’...
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Best fill page with image tiled - mosaic?

Do you know of any plugin that best fills the page with as much copies of an object as it can? I don't care about orientation (they can be vertical and/or horizontal as well), and it would be a plus ...
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Creating tiles from rotated elements

I have visited a page discussing the calculations required to rotate an image for tiling purposes. I am still very stuck. I've even tried using the automated tool inside the G'MIC plugin in GIMP. ...
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Rotated tiling background

How do I rotate the this image by 30 degrees but still have it be tileable? http://i.imgur.com/OXQ8cD4.png
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How to create a pattern or tiles from rotated elements

I have a geometric pattern – say, a cross: Which I want to repeat with some overlap and tile … easy: The blue square marks the 100×100 px unit tile. However, here comes the catch: I want to rotate ...
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How can I create a stretchable / scalable button texture with uneven edges?

I'm trying to create a cloud image which can be resized without stretching, for an iPhone application. There's a method in iOS called resizableImageWithCapInsets which allows me to specify a number ...
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How big is my single pattern in Photoshop

I pulled a repeating pattern from someone else's PSD. Is there a way to figure out the size of the original pattern? I need to create an image with only one tile.
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Where can I find a good repository of semi-transparent tiles for web?

I have been looking frequently for a site, a service that provides a repository of semi-transparent tiling backgrounds. I've found some grain generators, but I would like some more things that I could ...
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How can I create tiny pattern-tiles that repeats well in Photoshop?

Whenever I have tried making tiny tiles for tiling, like 10px x 10px in size, the only thing I have ever been able to make well is diagonal lines. I suppose it has something to do with painting ...
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Testing if a BG will Repeat Tile Properly in Photoshop?

I am frequently working to create background textures in Photoshop to be used on the web. Unfortunately I usually have to guess, or just use freebies from other websites. I would like to build my ...
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Acorn - Creating Tiling Texture From Scratch?

How would I go about making a simple, tiling texture with Acorn for Mac? Is there a tool, or a function or something I can't find, or can it not be done with such a simple application? If you know of ...
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Split image into 16x16px or 32x32px sections then save them individually?

I want to split up the terrain.png image from Minecraft to use in some projects. Is there a quicker way to split the image than selecting each 16x16px section and copy-pasting the sections into new ...
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How do a tile with diagonal lines in Photoshop?

How does one draw a tile with diagonal lines that can seamlessly tiled with Photoshop?