On 08/27/2013 07:02 AM, David Grant wrote:
If you have a text page (possibly a pdf) you want superimposed, you first have
to remove the (most likely white) background and sharpen the (probably black)
text a bit. Then you will have to resize the text so it fits on the photo where
you want it to be.
Can Gimp superimpose text in landscape orientation on photo?
Open the photo in gimp
Under the Open men pick "Open as layers" and select the text page.
You now have two layers, the text page on top of the photo, and within the
boundaries of the text page the photo is not visible.
Make sure the text page is the active layer, then select by color the white
background of the text page. Now the photo will show through.
Adjust the range the the selection. Play with it. Maybe change the color of
When you're happy, export the result. Save the xcf file in case you want to do
more with it.
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