transparent background graphics

2009-06-03 Thread Shlomo Perets
-Original Message- >From: framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com >[mailto:framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Shlomo Perets >Sent: Tuesday, June 02, 2009 8:07 AM >To: Ken Poshedly >Cc: Framers at frameusers.com >Subject: Re: transparent background graphics > &g

Re: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Art Campbell
FM, in general, doesn't support transparency very well. In FM, do you have the properties of the graphic and of the frame that holds it set so that Fill = None? P.S. posting your configuration data with each question would be helpful... Art Art Campbell art.campb...@gmail.com

Re: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Scott White
Ken The graphics need to be .EPS as well in my experience of doing this. Scott White Media Production Manager Implementation Coordinator 210-704-8239 swh...@alamark.com On Jun 2, 2009, at 7:58 AM, Art Campbell wrote: FM, in general, doesn't support transparency very well. In FM, do you

Re: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Les Smalley
Do you really require having the cover as a Frame document?  Is there some additional content (title text, revision date, etc.) that can only be handled in Frame? I think it is better to create the cover as a PDF file directly from an illustration program that supports transparency.  You can

Re: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Shlomo Perets
Ken, You wrote: ... I'm still learning the in's and out's of Paintshop Pro X2, so that's another rocky road, but I think I successfully created a GIF file graphic with no background (it displays in Paintshop Pro with a checkered background) but only the red logo and black-lettered company name.

RE: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Reng, Dr. Winfried
...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Ken Poshedly Sent: Tuesday, June 02, 2009 3:42 AM To: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: transparent background graphics Well, first, thanks to all for your tips to help me get a good TOC generated. I'm still working on that one, and while it hasn't happened so far

RE: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Matt Sullivan
8:07 AM To: Ken Poshedly Cc: fram...@frameusers.com Subject: Re: transparent background graphics Ken, You wrote: ... I'm still learning the in's and out's of Paintshop Pro X2, so that's another rocky road, but I think I successfully created a GIF file graphic with no background (it displays

Re: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Jenny Greenleaf
I built the same sort of cover recently. It took some doing to figure it out. Frame Help was less than helpful. I am using Frame 9 (Virtual Windows XP on a Mac), so I don't know if this is supported in earlier versions, but my EPS graphic with transparency floats quite nicely over my cover

Re: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Mike Wickham
It's not very difficult to get images with transparent background in FrameMaker. What you have to do: o Only if you have a raster image: Create a mask in Photoshop/ Corel PhotoPaint/Paintshop Pro. Everything outside of the mask will be transparent in the final PDF file. o Save the image

RE: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Matt Sullivan
[mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Mike Wickham Sent: Tuesday, June 02, 2009 12:09 PM To: Frame Users Subject: Re: transparent background graphics It's not very difficult to get images with transparent background in FrameMaker. What you have to do: o Only if you have a raster image

RE: transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Shlomo Perets
- From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Shlomo Perets Sent: Tuesday, June 02, 2009 8:07 AM To: Ken Poshedly Cc: fram...@frameusers.com Subject: Re: transparent background graphics Ken, You wrote: ... I'm still learning the in's

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Art Campbell
FM, in general, doesn't support transparency very well. In FM, do you have the properties of the graphic and of the frame that holds it set so that Fill = None? P.S. posting your configuration data with each question would be helpful... Art Art Campbell art.campbell at gmail.com

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Scott White
Ken The graphics need to be .EPS as well in my experience of doing this. Scott White Media Production Manager Implementation Coordinator 210-704-8239 swhite at alamark.com On Jun 2, 2009, at 7:58 AM, Art Campbell wrote: > FM, in general, doesn't support transparency very well. > In FM, do

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Les Smalley
Do you really require having the cover as a Frame document?? Is there some additional content (title text, revision date, etc.) that can only be handled in Frame? I think it is better to create the cover as a PDF file directly from an illustration program that supports transparency.? You can

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Shlomo Perets
Ken, You wrote: >... I'm still learning the in's and out's of Paintshop Pro X2, so that's >another rocky road, but I think I successfully created a GIF file >graphic with "no" background (it displays in Paintshop Pro with a >checkered background) but only the red logo and black-lettered company

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Reng, Dr. Winfried
> [mailto:framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of > Ken Poshedly > Sent: Tuesday, June 02, 2009 3:42 AM > To: framers at lists.frameusers.com > Subject: transparent background graphics > > Well, first, thanks to all for your tips to help me get a good TOC > g

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Matt Sullivan
sday, June 02, 2009 8:07 AM To: Ken Poshedly Cc: Framers at frameusers.com Subject: Re: transparent background graphics Ken, You wrote: >... I'm still learning the in's and out's of Paintshop Pro X2, so >that's another rocky road, but I think I successfully created a GIF >

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Jenny Greenleaf
I built the same sort of cover recently. It took some doing to figure it out. Frame Help was less than helpful. I am using Frame 9 (Virtual Windows XP on a Mac), so I don't know if this is supported in earlier versions, but my EPS graphic with transparency floats quite nicely over my cover

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Mike Wickham
> It's not very difficult to get images with transparent background > in FrameMaker. What you have to do: > o Only if you have a raster image: Create a mask in Photoshop/ > Corel PhotoPaint/Paintshop Pro. Everything outside of the mask > will be transparent in the final PDF file. > o Save the

transparent background graphics

2009-06-02 Thread Matt Sullivan
.com [mailto:framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Mike Wickham Sent: Tuesday, June 02, 2009 12:09 PM To: Frame Users Subject: Re: transparent background graphics > It's not very difficult to get images with transparent background in > FrameMaker. What you have to do: > o Onl

transparent background graphics

2009-06-01 Thread Ken Poshedly
Well, first, thanks to all for your tips to help me get a good TOC generated. I'm still working on that one, and while it hasn't happened so far, I did find that several graphics pasted into some reference pages from another document by my (not-so-FrameMaker-savy) coworker resulted in prompts

transparent background graphics

2009-06-01 Thread Ken Poshedly
Well, first, thanks to all for your tips to help me get a good TOC generated. I'm still working on that one, and while it hasn't happened so far, I did find that several graphics pasted into some reference pages from another document by my (not-so-FrameMaker-savy) coworker resulted in prompts