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How do you crop out the remaining part of an image

by silvertiger7 / January 25, 2015 8:58 PM PST

Usually when I export an image, the whole background gets exported too, which is usually fine except in some cases like mine right now: I'm trying to slap the logo onto a slideshow movie and each slide already has their background image.

I don't want to place a bland white square on anywhere of the screen to make the slideshow look messy.

Anybody got an excellent idea?


BTW. The slideshow is created by Corel VS.

TIA!

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Re: cropping remaining part
by Kees_B Forum moderator / January 25, 2015 9:32 PM PST

That's called a transparent gif or transparent png. I'm sure you can make it with Corel.

Kees

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Corel what?
by silvertiger7 / January 26, 2015 9:45 AM PST

I dont see that option on VS, and I do hope we're talking about the same thing.

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Just last month I needed a Transparent image.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 26, 2015 9:59 AM PST
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Thanks!
by silvertiger7 / January 26, 2015 7:59 PM PST

But I tried more than A HUNDRED TIMES and it didn't work(still a damn near perfect uncropped non-transparent squary image logo)

I have saved it as a PNG file and it appears to be a perfectly cropped image in the software.

Any idea as to what could be causing this problem?

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Sorry no.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 28, 2015 12:31 AM PST
In reply to: Thanks!

I can't see what you did so maybe you can put the image up on your Public Dropbox, share a link so folk can check your image file. Or you can make a Youtube and ask for folk to check your work.
Bob

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best software for image cropping
by simonsholidays / April 2, 2015 4:59 PM PDT

You have to use Adobe Photoshop for image optimization,effects,cropping & everything..

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