Hi Perhaps you can do it by first enclosing the image section you want to manipulate using the freeform selection tool and then selecting the option/tool "Select by Color" and manipulating the threshold - perhaps increasing it.
Best regards Asif > Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2005 14:53:08 -0500 (EST) > From: Sebastien Cabot <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: email@example.com > Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] How to select isolated pixels ? > > Sebastien Cabot <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > > > I have a black & white image of a texte document, I would like to > > > eliminated the isolated pixel (small group of 1 to 5 pixels in the > > > white area of the page) to keep only the black text. > > --- Sven Neumann <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Despeckle should be able to do that, give it a try. > > Thanks, I didn't knew about despeckle. Unfortunatly this plug-in in addition > to > remove the isolated pixels also remove some pixels of the non isolated one > (letter contour). This is exactly what I'm trying to avoid. I must remember I > have a monocrome image (2-bit) which greatly reduce plug-in option like > despeckle. > > Utitimatly what I need, is after a selection of all the black pixels, find a > way to remove from it all area made of more than 5 contiguous pixels. The > remaning areas of 5 or less pixels will be the small dots I want to remove. > > Anyone have a suggestion how I can modify my black pixels selection in such a > way ? > _______________________________________________ Gimp-user mailing list Gimpfirstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.xcf.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user