Question about Gimp? - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Pictures, Videos, Artwork, and Contests > Horse Artwork

Question about Gimp?

This is a discussion on Question about Gimp? within the Horse Artwork forums, part of the Horse Pictures, Videos, Artwork, and Contests category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        01-18-2011, 09:17 PM
      #11
    Started
    Thanx heaps for that ^^^^^^^it looks good!!
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        01-18-2011, 09:22 PM
      #12
    Weanling
    Haha, thanks. And any time. If you need anything else, I'd be happy to try and help :)
         
        01-18-2011, 09:22 PM
      #13
    Started
    Anyone know how to change the background of a photo???????
         
        01-18-2011, 09:23 PM
      #14
    Weanling
    I doooo! Hold on, lemme pull up a picture so I make sure I give you the right directions.
         
        01-18-2011, 09:42 PM
      #15
    Weanling
    Okay, there's a couple ways to do this I think, but this is how I do it.
    1. Open the image you want to be the background
    2. Then, File>Open as layers and select the picture you want to be in front.
    3. Go to Image> Add Alpha Channel
    4. Click the eraser tool and erase the part of the top image (in my case, me and Roxy) that you want to be the background.
    Don't forget to zoom in (the + button, or the - for zoom out. You might have to press shift depending on your keyboard.) and get the little details. I did a picture again. (I just like pictures) Pretend that I actually spent more than 30 seconds erasing, and I put the picture in the right spot. (Not in the middle, where the straight line stands out. Whoops!)
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg roxy sunset and me edit.jpg (37.6 KB, 26 views)
         
        01-18-2011, 10:02 PM
      #16
    Started
    When you opened your layer image was it really big?? Cause mine is and I can only see a quarter of my horse!!
         
        01-18-2011, 10:11 PM
      #17
    Started
    Sorry but I also don't get step 3!
         
        01-18-2011, 10:47 PM
      #18
    Weanling
    Oh, sorry! I forgot to include that... To make the image smaller, do Image>Fit to layers. (I think. I'm on my ipod so I don't have gimp in front of me.) And then for step three, I completely got that wrong... Sorry. It SHOULD be, Layers>Transparency>Add Alpha Channel. Now that should work. Sorry!!
         
        01-19-2011, 12:31 AM
      #19
    Started
    Thats alright I get it now if I manage to make a good one I will post it here!! :P thankyou so much for that it really helped me!!!
         
        01-19-2011, 12:50 AM
      #20
    Started
    Heres one I didthanx again hflmusiclover!!

    I chose two random pics!


         

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Can someone help me with Gimp 2? LoveStory10 Art Requests 4 07-14-2011 12:23 PM
    Gimp?? hflmusicislife Horse Artwork 11 01-03-2011 08:02 PM
    Gimp, just starting out SayiWont Horse Artwork 3 08-08-2010 04:54 PM
    Can someone please teach me how ro use GIMP 2? LoveStory10 Art Requests 10 03-27-2010 02:26 AM
    GIMP help paintluver Horse Artwork 1 09-20-2009 11:41 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:07 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0