On Mon, Dec 22, 2008 at 10:36 AM, Owen <rc...@pcug.org.au> wrote:
>> Dear All,
>> I am using GIMP 2.6.1 on Ubuntu 8.10
>> I wonder if there is a way to combine a few images in one file, so
>> they will be placed side by side (something like tiles) in columns
>> spanning across several rows? All images are of the same size which is
>> predefined (7cm x 7cm). I want to print them as a single file.
>> It looks like a trivial problem, but I cannot find a solution.
IMO this problem is better dealt with by ImageMagick, which has a
'montage' command for this purpose.
> How many images?
> Say there are 10 images and you want two rows.
> File->New and set the size of the new image to 35cmx14cm and white
> Then add 10 layers, name the layers picture1-picture10
> Go to your first image and copy it
> Select the first layer and paste it
> Then position it
> The anchor it
> Then do image 2 on layer 2 as the active layer etc until all is done
If you do it this way, I suggest setting up the grid and enabling
'snap to grid' first :)
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