> The clone tool should do the trick.
ditto, I have always had great success with this one
in situations such as you describe..

kinda like liposuction for pixals.

On Sun, Jul 09, 2000 at 05:26:01PM +1200, Nigel wrote:
> The clone tool should do the trick.
> 
> 
> Nigel
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Dennis Kent" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Sent: Sunday, July 09, 2000 2:04 PM
> Subject: Retouching photos
> 
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> > 
> > Using Gimp 1.1.24, Mandrake Linux V7, PIII/550, 128mb
> > RAM.
> > 
> > I have a black and white photo I shot of an actress on
> > stage.  She feels that there is a slight double-chin
> > problem due to angle of the head in the shot.  I have
> > done very minor retouching before, but I can't quite
> > get the handle on this one.
> > 
> > The double chin is slightly darker than the front of
> > the chin and the neck on either side of it.
> > 
> > I've tried using the burning-in tool to darken it
> > further and perhaps make it appear further back.  This
> > shows some promise, but I'm convinced that it is the
> > way to go.  I've also tried bringing in some of the
> > almost-black background where the extra skin is in
> > front of it to lesson the size.  This might help but
> > it doesn't appear to be the whole answer.
> > 
> > There is a line-wrinkle across the whole neck were the
> > extra skin meets it.  Perhaps cutting and pasting it
> > higher is the answer?
> > 
> > Any ideas would be appreciated.
> > 
> > dj
> > 
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Thanks, 
Jeff

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