[Gimp-user] How can I reduce the size of a png using gimp?

2007-06-25 Thread ying lcs
Hi, How can I reduce the size of a png using gimp without losing much quality? Two ideas I have are: 1. reduce the color depth of the image 2. increase the compression level of in the png Any more ideas? And can you please tell me how can I do #1, #2 in gimp? Thank you.

Re: [Gimp-user] How can I reduce the size of a png using gimp?

2007-06-25 Thread ying lcs
Thanks. Can you please tell me how can I reduce the color depth of my png image? It currently has 24 color depth. I would like to reduce it to 8. how can I do that in gimp? Thank you. On 6/25/07, vt [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 2007 m. birželis 25 d., pirmadienis 09:44, ying lcs rašė: Hi,

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP - appalling name?

2007-06-25 Thread Brendan
On Sunday 24 June 2007, John Meyer wrote: somebody actually puts together some numbers we're going to continue to scratch our heads as to why the GIMP is not as well accepted as we think it should be. I won't be scratching my head and wondering. I know why. Just a chunk of the mailing list

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP - appalling name?

2007-06-25 Thread David Gowers
On 6/25/07, Brendan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sunday 24 June 2007, John Meyer wrote: somebody actually puts together some numbers we're going to continue to scratch our heads as to why the GIMP is not as well accepted as we think it should be. I won't be scratching my head and

Re: [Gimp-user] How can I reduce the size of a png using gimp?

2007-06-25 Thread Martin Lange
How can I reduce the size of a png using gimp without losing much quality? [...] It's not gimp, but very nice for crushing PNG-files from the shell: pngcrush http://pmt.sourceforge.net/pngcrush/ HTHT. Martin vi ___ Gimp-user mailing list

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP - appalling name?

2007-06-25 Thread George Farris
On Mon, 2007-25-06 at 01:09 -0700, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP - appalling name? FOR THE LOVE OF GOD NOT AGAIN!!! PLEASE SPARE US. End this now. This subject comes up a few times every year, please end it now. For your enjoyment go search the GIMP archives if you want to

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP - appalling name?

2007-06-25 Thread John Meyer
George Farris wrote: On Mon, 2007-25-06 at 01:09 -0700, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP - appalling name? FOR THE LOVE OF GOD NOT AGAIN!!! PLEASE SPARE US. End this now. This subject comes up a few times every year, please end it now. For your enjoyment go search

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP - appalling name?

2007-06-25 Thread George Farris
On Mon, 2007-25-06 at 12:00 -0700, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: End this now. This subject comes up a few times every year, please end it now. For your enjoyment go search the GIMP archives if you want to read the exact same drivel you will read in this thread. STOP IT! First

Re: [Gimp-user] Wow Linux Journal not very enamoured with GIMP.

2007-06-25 Thread Robert Smits
On Wednesday 20 June 2007 20:48, Kevin Cozens wrote: Jon Cosby wrote: How about providing a link to the article? The only mention of Gimp I see in the July issue is on processing Web images The article in question appears to be the one that starts on page 34 of the July 2007 issue of LJ.

Re: [Gimp-user] How can I reduce the size of a png using gimp?

2007-06-25 Thread ying lcs
Thanks. How about this idea? If my image has a white color as it background, will I save the image size if I convert my image to transparent? Thank you. On 6/25/07, Martin Lange [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: How can I reduce the size of a png using gimp without losing much quality? [...] It's