[Gimp-user] Re: setting Dynamic text colour

2003-11-11 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2003-11-11 at 1400.59 +): Is there an easier way of setting the dynamic text colour. It does not have a dialog bog for a hex triplet. Open the normal colour selector instead of the dynamic text one, change there, then drag and drop to the button. Or drag and drop from

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: setting Dynamic text colour

2003-11-12 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2003-11-11 at 2253.16 +): I got the idea, I found out I can pick the colour with colour picker, select dynamic text, hit the colour button in the dynamic text dialog drag the colour directly from the colour picker to the dynamic text colour selector. Did you tried

[Gimp-user] Re: GIMP at COMDEX

2003-11-13 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2003-11-13 at 1715.33 +0100): That's not even a GIMP feature but implemented on the GTK+ level (except some parts like saving the changed keybindings across sessions). Apart from that it's a lousy hack, it's disabled by default, very unintuitive and should be replaced by a

[Gimp-user] Re: Fwd: [GUG] CMYK under Gimp.

2003-11-21 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2003-11-21 at 0834.36 +0100): This would be fine for unix based systems too. Are there any plans to create an system interface for X to plug-in an CMM? Do You know someone allready working on this? apropos Xcms should give you some man pages, here it does. If one checks the

[Gimp-user] Re: Colour filling the region between two vertical lines

2003-12-27 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2003-12-27 at 1858.02 +): Select a rectangular area and extend it as the 2 vertical edges of the rectangle fit the 2 vertical lines. Then choose the colour, select the fill tool and pour the paint into the selected area. Thanks a lot, Jean-Luc! Unfortunately, your

[Gimp-user] Alternative zoom algorithm

2004-01-16 Thread GSR / FR
Hi: I saw that zoom has been changed following bug 124073. After trying it, I did not liked it. Personally I think it gives too much importance to extreme zooms, forgeting most people work around 100%. 4000 to 20 pix images in a reasonable size monitor is what I normally see, not 4 pix or

[Gimp-user] Re: Alternative zoom algorithm

2004-01-16 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-01-16 at 2215.53 +0100): There are some issues with the patch, though. I don't really get what's happenning in the if (src == 1 dest == 1) clause, and I'm not sure completely reverting the old change is the way to go. It is the flip point, and I found the sequence is

[Gimp-user] Re: Alternative zoom algorithm

2004-01-17 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-01-17 at 0309.30 +0100): Ideas? Suggestions? (But please do not complain about the lack of your favourite zoom level, trying to insert specific missing zoom levels in the table above would completely break the advantages of nearly homogenous zooming...) After being

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Alternative zoom algorithm

2004-01-18 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-01-17 at 1724.31 +0100): a) It has a table of presets that is constructed in an ad hoc manner without any explantation what the advantages to the user are. Did your copy of the first mail I posted lacked: Comments about the presets also welcomed, I just made a list of

[Gimp-user] Re: Dot for Dot

2004-01-27 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-01-27 at 1804.18 +): Trying to find out what the Dot for Dot menu item is for. At the moment it is a bit of a mystery. Can anyone help? It makes Gimp display in pixels or in real units. Maybe a visual example will help you. Compare dot for dot on and off for an image

[Gimp-user] Re: Laying out book cover.

2004-02-26 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-02-26 at 1432.05 -0500): Is there a way, other than drag and drop, to accomplish this precise alignment? Is snap to grid the best tool or is there another way? When doing such things I have used guides, first one vertical and another horizontal, so you can place two

[Gimp-user] Re: Monitor for Gimp

2004-03-29 Thread GSR - FR
[This is personal experience from amateur, so direct instead of list reply] [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-03-28 at 1438.12 -0500): Is there a monitor at a reasonable cost, a few hundreds of dollars, that allows for adjustment of gamma? Bearing in Doubt so, but you can get the adjustment via

[Gimp-user] Re: Monitor for Gimp

2004-03-29 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-03-29 at 1424.48 +0200): [This is personal experience from amateur, so direct instead of list reply] Obviously not. Never start a reply while sleepy and never hit send before checking the field one more time. *hit wall with head* GSR

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Monitor for Gimp

2004-03-31 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-03-29 at 1627.13 +0200): do you consider global gamma adjustment useful at all? It means that everything on your screen, inlcuding the GUI and also the content displayed in your web-browser, image viewer, PDF viewer ... is gamma-corrected. IMO this is questionable

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Re: Monitor for Gimp

2004-03-31 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-03-31 at 2011.13 +0200): Conclusions: monitors and video cards should be adjusted at least basically (that includes gamma and is an user task), normal apps should care a bit (AA fonts, ie), and image manipulation apps should care a lot more. It is a progresive

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Re: Re: Monitor for Gimp

2004-03-31 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-03-31 at 1529.45 -0500): I am busy window shopping on Ebay etc. If the monitor has an adjustment for color temperature is that the equivalent of adjustable gamma? Or are they different parameters? They are different, it sets how white will look, 5500K is yellowish,

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Re: Re: Monitor for Gimp

2004-04-01 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-01 at 0908.53 +1000): Xfree86 implements LUT manipulation through a X extension, but only allows you to set a gamma for red, green, and blue (it generates the LUT values internally). The basic commandline interface to this is xgamma, and KDE/etc have added their own

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Re: Re: Monitor for Gimp

2004-04-01 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-03-31 at 2350.03 +0200): Let try sorter: the question was do you consider global gamma adjustment useful at all? and the reply was yes, not only useful but a basic. Well, I sortof find it distracting to have the user interface gamma corrected. If I set a reasonable

[Gimp-user] Re: LittleCMS profile - does it need to be loaded for each image?

2004-04-01 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-01 at 1657.55 +0300): Is there a way to load icc profile once instead of each time I load a new image? The monitor isn't changing with images. I use GIMP 2.0.0 under windows. To load icc-profile I use someting like view-minitor filters-colour reproduction

[Gimp-user] Re: Floating windows

2004-04-01 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-02 at 0112.13 +0200): I'd like to know how to set any floating window back into the main window. Don't know if I'm clear.. 'cause I don't know the english names of the windows ! http://jimmac.musichall.cz/gimp2demos.php and get the docks.avi (less than 2MB) from

[Gimp-user] Re: Need/Emulate a curved perspective transform tool

2004-04-04 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-04 at 1212.03 -0400): I would like to create an electrical switch out of a given rectangle[1]. The perspective transform tool only allows a rectangle to be transformed into a quadrilateral, so I can get the following approximations ([2], [3] and [4]), but it would be

[Gimp-user] Re: transparent pixels while alpha channel?

2004-04-11 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-11 at 2223.38 +0800): I know the question might be silly, because I can dig it out by RTFM. RTFPS, P of PNG and S of Spec. But I think GIMP does not support saving indexed images in which the palette items are RGBA instead of RGB. You could have tried, convert to

[Gimp-user] Re: string compare in script-fu (gimp1.2.3)

2004-04-14 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-14 at 1452.35 -0700): What am I missing? Try (equal? a hello). When coding, have a language reference handy, like http://www.cs.indiana.edu/scheme-repository/imp/siod.html. GSR ___ Gimp-user mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[Gimp-user] Re: Environment settings big images

2004-04-22 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-22 at 2142.26 +0200): On PotatoShop (forced to used at gunpoint), there are no problems editing this image or other large images. Photoshop handles large images better than GIMP. That's a known fact and it's not trivial to improve. How, exactly? I've heard

[Gimp-user] Re: Creating Photoshop FIRE image in Gimp?

2004-04-25 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-24 at 2128.35 -0500): What do the Gimp experts say? Can it be done? Will the result be pretty much identical (or even better)? I guess you can, most techniques apply directly, minor changes to suggested numbers in worst case. Ooh, and were it says Liquidify, you have

[Gimp-user] Re: What was used to create this graphic?

2004-05-11 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-05-11 at 0924.31 -0400): Copy a square to the left of the top row of letters. Continually paste that square over the letters, to extend the gradiant over the letters. Then copy a There is a simpler way: select a one pixel column in the left, just near the text then

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: What was used to create this graphic?

2004-05-11 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-05-11 at 0951.52 -0400): There is a simpler way: select a one pixel column in the left, just near the text then scale it horizontaly. Faster than pasting. :] Sounds great! How do you stretch it? As simple as scale tool (and rotate tool rotates when you need it! ;] ).

[Gimp-user] Re: Gimp and web site design.

2004-05-09 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-05-09 at 0739.12 -1000): I found the comments below from a friend of mine on another list provaocative. She is not a Gimp user. I wonder how many of her cautions are universal and how many just dependent on the program used to create the graphics? [...] All apps I

[Gimp-user] Re: Gimp and web site design.

2004-05-09 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-05-09 at 1806.45 +0200): However, PNG supports indexing much more advanced than that - essentially, an indexed palette entry in png has an alpha component, so with indexed png you can antialias to transparent. However, this isn't supported in IE for Windows. You can

[Gimp-user] Re: Text layer -- tutorial resources?

2004-04-26 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-26 at 1137.26 -0300): Well, fist of all, you are encouraged to upgrade to GIMP 2.0 first of all, because gimp 1.2 has no support to text layers at all. at all is too radical, GDynText did it. And anyway, his screenshots show he got 2.0 fine (or at least a late 1.3).

[Gimp-user] Re: Trouble concatenating images.

2004-04-27 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-27 at 1741.00 +0100): I am getting very lost in layers and not getting far. I have used one image as the base layer and tried to expand the layer boundaries to allow for the other 3 images, but somehow I just don;t seem to be able to work out how I can paste the

[Gimp-user] Re: Some questions about Gimp.

2004-04-27 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-04-27 at 2002.00 +0300): I do a lot of simple painting, and I miss the option to easily resize any brush to different sizes, I wonder if this function is going to be implemented. Check bugzilla, there are some wish-level reports about improving brush system.

[Gimp-user] Re: gimp 2 icon theme that looks like gimp 1.2

2004-05-17 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-05-17 at 1536.45 +0100): I'm wondering if anyone had made an icon theme for gimp 2 that looks like gimp 1.2? I started one when themeing became posible. I froze it due lack of time, in-development status (ids appearing and disappearing, ie) and the size of the task (it

[Gimp-user] Re: Batch save as with *baseline* encoding

2004-05-22 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-05-22 at 1239.50 +0300): I want to be able to view my photos on my new LG dvd player; however it only recognises the *Baseline* encoding. [...] Is this possible? (also recursively thru child directories). Try with exifiron and a shell script after you save in GIMP.

[Gimp-user] Re: Blur plug-in

2004-06-07 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-06-07 at 1149.52 +0200): The plan is to remove the randomize and repeat functionality. That would allow us to also remove the (quite confusing) dialog. Filters-Blur-Blur would then be a simple blur with a 3x3 convolution kernel. It would be fast and easy to use but of

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Blur plug-in

2004-06-07 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-06-07 at 1649.35 +0200): Sorry, but what other scripts or plug-ins are you referring to? IMO it would be a good thing to have a simple and fast plug-in that does the job w/o a dialog and I fail to see what other plug-in would provide this functionality. Convolution

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Re: Blur plug-in

2004-06-07 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-06-07 at 1759.17 +0200): calling the convolution matrix plug in and scripts to preset it a simple replacement ? Well, what would you call a script that just puts a menu entry and calls convolution matrix with a fixed matrix? Please rephrase that to a powerful

[Gimp-user] Re: status of gimp-help-2

2004-07-04 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-07-04 at 2356.50 +0200): The problem is, that GIMP's UI changes faster than we can provide screenshots. My idea was an application which records mouse movements and play's them afterwards to create screenshots only once and then

[Gimp-user] Re: Slow [Unsharp Mask] with particular settings

2004-08-17 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-08-17 at 1052.52 +0200): Steve, please don't be so ignorant. Carol has a point here. If unsharp mask is slow, it makes sense to look for alternatives. There's no point in sticking to your workflow if it turns out that the same result can be better achieved differently.

[Gimp-user] Re: Blur IIR or RLE?

2004-08-18 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-08-18 at 1215.36 -0300): Has any real difference between IIR and RLE blur effect? Speed, use RLE for images with big areas of same colour (masks, renderings of vector based images, cartoons, etc), IIR for those hardly two neighbour pixels are the same (photographs, noisy

[Gimp-user] Re: kerning

2004-09-07 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-09-07 at 1733.59 +0200): Kerning is alpha and omega of design, and we cannot change any fonts anyhow. I am with you, and it was explained in the bug the first link references (http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=120268). Users do not care if Pango can or can not,

[Gimp-user] Re: photoshop's plastic wrap effect in GIMP

2004-09-13 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-09-13 at 1539.56 +0200): but I imagine it would be possible. Perhaps someone could come up with a script-fu? http://wingimp.hp.infoseek.co.jp/files/script/wrap-effect.html GSR ___ Gimp-user mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[Gimp-user] [OT] Some other app (was: gimp in one window)

2004-09-17 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-09-17 at 2307.46 +0200): information. my question is: is it possible to have gimp in one window? like in other graphic programs - not to mention photoshop or photo-paint. i found Now that you raise the issue, I wonder what is going in in the following image

[Gimp-user] Re: refract or equivalents?

2004-10-11 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-10-11 at 1810.29 +0300): Looking through gimp plugin database, I've noticed refract plugin seems to promise the needed functionality (passing through a lens with lens strength proportional to . However, it seems to be obsolete and I can't get it compiled against gimp

[Gimp-user] Re: smart resize

2004-10-25 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-10-15 at 0609.12 +): The question is tricky. And I'm very interested in a clear answer. My opinion is that (sometimes) bicubic for reducing smooths the image too much. I found this off comp.periphs.scanners:

[Gimp-user] Re: unsubscribe

2004-10-25 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-10-22 at 1001.22 -0500): * Jonathan Chetwynd [EMAIL PROTECTED] [10-22-04 01:19]: I have twice now recently unsubscribed via the web from this list. No, but you can. Do it the same way that you subscribed or read the bottom of every post in this forum. He points web

[Gimp-user] Re: flat image bg color change

2004-11-02 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-11-02 at 0154.19 -0500): Thanks Eric. Here it is. Ok, I used select by colour, clicking first at the top area, then clicking with shift key more times and a bit lower until it selected all but the bottle and some of the white reflection in front. sides selected

[Gimp-user] Re: How to get rid of OK Cancel Reset images on buttons?

2004-11-11 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-11-10 at 2331.29 +0100): Nonexistent Entity [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: These images annoy me very much, how can I get rid of them or at least change them? (withoout compiling Gimp, through themes) Install a different GTK+ theme. Really? Like which one? Cos it would

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: How to get rid of OK Cancel Reset images on buttons?

2004-11-11 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-11-11 at 2157.35 +0200): I haven't figured out so far how to use your fix to remove OK, Cancel, Reset, and Save icons from buttons though. I tried adding it to gtkrc and imagerc in all locations, overwriting existing image related entries in gtkrc with this. Maybe

[Gimp-user] Re: Infrared Dust Removal

2004-11-27 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-11-27 at 1038.13 -0500): The second part of the process would be to synthesize pixels to fill the holes in the image, by the interpolation of the color values of surrounding pixels to create a seamless blending across each hole. A google search turned up one

[Gimp-user] Re: Reducing pixels per inch

2004-11-30 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-11-29 at 1021.34 -0500): I have a large photograph that I cropped and then reduced in size. But when I do that the pixels per inch goes up. How do I reduce an image in size yet keep the pixels per inch at e.g., 90? I scanned at 50 PPI (the lowest Xsane will do.) But

[Gimp-user] Re: gimp 2.0 woes - screenshots, text, and interface

2004-12-23 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-12-23 at 1055.42 -0200): Maybe I'll just switch window managers whenever I want to take a screenshot. Is not it faster and easier to take a screenshot of the whole sreen and crop the result? You will have the screenshot loaded on the GIMP not on some dummy viewer

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: gimp 2.0 woes - screenshots, text, and interface

2004-12-23 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-12-23 at 1051.59 -0500): I wonder how having to crop, specially if you want it pixel perfect, is faster. Well, cropping is prolly much faster than killing the wm, editing .xinitrc, restarting the wm, etc. for a casual screenshot. Tried E-ScreenShoot (an epplet)? E

[Gimp-user] Re: selection coordination

2004-12-23 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-12-23 at 1037.07 -0800): Well, you can open a script-fu console and use the gimp-rect-select command (ugh). But no, there is no reasonable way to do it right now. Not fast, but easier than scripting, use four guides, selection tool will snap to them. GSR

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Re: gimp 2.0 woes - screenshots, text, and interface

2004-12-23 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2004-12-23 at 1309.48 -0500): Holy moley. I was only vaguely aware that enlightenment had epplets, but didn't know much about them. I thought it shipped with some directly or as related package. What's really wierd is that the Debian epplet package is simply called

[Gimp-user] Re: Mosaic plugin question

2005-01-01 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-01-01 at 2004.51 +): Is there a way to render the Mosaic plugin w/o grid lines? Example: http://epierce.freeshell.org/misc/mosaic_grid.png [...] FYI, I'm trying to Gimpify this tutorial: http://www.xanthic.net/tutorials/pstut_screenzoom.html IMO, to do that

[Gimp-user] Re: Show mouse cursor arrow in screenshot acquire

2005-01-14 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-01-14 at 1518.18 -0700): I'd like to have the mouse cursor arrow appear in the window of an acquired screenshot. This is for when I want to illustrate a pulldown menu item. When I use the Acquire screenshot functionality of the GIMP, the cursor doesn't appear. Is

[Gimp-user] Re: Save Dialog

2005-01-24 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-01-24 at 1103.58 -0800): the way the gimp-1.2 worked was that you type a few characters and it fills in the rest if this matches any file or directory located in the same directory. then it stops at the point where there are two or more choices. for example, you have

[Gimp-user] Re: Build a submarine in your spare time

2005-01-28 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-01-28 at 1704.41 -0600): I want to create what I can only describe as a submarine shape. I want a cylinder that is rounded on the ends and looks 3D. Just a left to right view, no angles no perspective. Boy, I sure don't know how to do this. Can anyone point? Make the

[Gimp-user] Re: sub part 2

2005-01-29 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-01-28 at 1844.21 -0500): This sounds like something that might be easier to do in Blender, an open source 3D application at www.blender3d.org . While the tool takes some getting used to, it's well worth it. It is a bit overkill for this, specially if you do not know

[Gimp-user] Re: WIP animation

2005-01-30 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-01-29 at 2134.12 +0100): What you have seen is an animation ot the progress you have done in the image. Now, how can I save this progress as an animated gif or a set of images for each frame?? Does it have to be one frame per paint stroke? If not, you can try with some

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: WIP animation

2005-02-03 Thread GSR - FR
[EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-01-31 at 0445.16 +0100): GSR, what i want is the functionality that oekakis have, and also some paint programs, a way to see the development of a painting. It's very usefull for artists to see how others paint, they can learn just watching. And is a great way for

[Gimp-user] Re: Assemble RGB image from 3 grayscale images

2005-02-11 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-02-11 at 1204.37 +0200): Put the channels into three layers of an image and use Plugins-Colours-Compose- RGB No need of the first step, just use the plugin on one of them and select the other images there. GSR ___

[Gimp-user] Re: Ghost Layer

2005-02-13 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-02-13 at 1624.13 +0100): What is that, and how to remove it? Channels, in the channel stack. GSR ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu http://lists.xcf.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] Re: virus?

2005-02-14 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-02-14 at 1110.37 -0500): Someone brought up the problem of a virus being passed around from the list a few days ago. I remember everyone kind of shot him down though. Well, I have been getting them as well and another just today. Yes, it goes thru the list, but

[Gimp-user] Re: Q2 - Selection moving without layer data moving

2005-02-15 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-02-15 at 0906.32 +0100): Q2: How to I move a selection (example BOX) without moving the layer's image data ? While still with selection tool selected, press Alt key and drag the selection with mouse. Or press Alt and Arrows for 1 pixel movement, or Shift+Arrows for

[Gimp-user] Re: Cpu usage and speed - test results

2005-02-26 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-02-26 at 1805.22 +1100): In order to get past any background processing photoshop may have been doing, I also tried adjusting the curve in the curves dialog then quickly hit OK - this came out taking the same time as if I moved the curve and waited 10 seconds

[Gimp-user] Re: Crisper screen shots

2005-03-02 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-03-02 at 2013.39 +1030): I have taken with gimp. Is there any way of improving them very much. May be too critical, but as it's my first work would like it to look more professional than I really am. http://www.members.optusnet.com.au/squareyes/ubuntu.html Are you

[Gimp-user] Re: gimp crashed while saving

2005-03-27 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-03-26 at 2217.47 -0500): Normal Gimp behavior seems to be to not work much at all. And normal behavior on the support forums seems to be to ignore requests for assistance. Well, best way to to get help with bugs is bugzilla. Using the search function, marking

[Gimp-user] Re: Equivalent GIMP procedure compareed to Photoshop

2005-04-04 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-04-05 at 0101.06 +0200): What would be the way to do something like this: http://www.photozone.de/7Digital/highpass.htm Follow http://www.3dgate.com/techniques/2001/010625/0625hajba.html for highpass part, the rest should not be different. GSR

[Gimp-user] Re: anti-aliasing

2005-04-26 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-04-26 at 1229.34 -0400): You could try the unsharp mask. In gimp 1.x it was filters/enhance. In gimp 2.x it appears to be under ScriptFu/Alchemy. Unsharp mask sharpens... and it is not a joke, but derived from the original photographic laboratory technique: as

[Gimp-user] Re: use of the Space key

2005-05-23 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-05-22 at 1710.22 +0100): Any opinions on that, anyone? I agree that the space key should be reserved for something pretty amazingly common and useful. I suppose it's also likely that panning the image is a slightly more common temporary mode of action than

[Gimp-user] Re: Tablets and sub-pixel sampling

2005-07-26 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-07-26 at 1159.22 +0200): Sven Neumann wrote: Are you using the pencil tool perhaps? The one and only purpose of the pencil tool is to have a hard edge aligned with the pixel grid. No, I'm using the brush tool. And there are no hard edges. The brush just seems

[Gimp-user] Re: Tablets and sub-pixel sampling

2005-07-26 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-07-26 at 1620.51 +0200): So simplify my explanation, I will provide yet another example... :-) http://mavos.net/dump/jagged_line_3.png This time I chose to illustrate my point with a curve. Guess which one is hand drawn and which is a stroked path. See the next

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Tablets and sub-pixel sampling

2005-07-26 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-07-26 at 1658.59 +0200): Ah, thanks, now at least I know it's a real bug and not just my expectations being to high. :-) Thanks http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=311603 GSR ___ Gimp-user mailing list

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: Tablets and sub-pixel sampling

2005-07-27 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-07-27 at 1217.16 +0200): That is an issue that has existed for a long time, Gimp uses the screen coordinates to paint. Where's the issue here? Screen coordinates is what GIMP gets delivered. It can hardly guess what you meant to draw in physical coordinates of

[Gimp-user] Re: scissors selection tool

2005-08-06 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-08-06 at 2050.09 +): I use Gimp 224 on SuSe Linux 92 :turning a scissor-made shape into a selection rarely works and never twice. I have tries several 'tricks' suggested in mailing lists : they do not work. Michel The original concept (or the second version

[Gimp-user] Re: Lanczos interpolation method

2005-10-13 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-10-13 at 1256.54 +0200): On 10/11/05, Harish Narayanan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: cedric GEMY wrote: Testing 2.3, i can there is new interpolation method called Lanczos. It is described as being better than cubic. Does anyboy know simply :) how it works

[Gimp-user] Re: Another Photo Editing Software

2005-10-20 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2005-10-20 at 1004.37 -0200): I wonder why the need for a graphics card with high processing power and 3D pipeline for photo editing... Probably cos it uses it has image processor (float, quick retrieve from the card, shaders, etc required), via their CoreImage system. Or

[Gimp-user] Re: Smoothing Brush Strokes

2006-01-27 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-01-27 at 0157.03 -0600): Other leads? Are the images zoomed out or at 1:1? I remember issues with that, at least with mouses. GSR ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU

[Gimp-user] Re: lcd or crt monitor

2006-03-19 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-03-18 at 1644.03 -0500): which is preferred for graphics? I've heard that lcd is not good. High end CRTs (probably the only ones you can find now, and in 19-22 inches sizes, price 400-600 euros) have years of development behind them, so if you do not mind the weight

[Gimp-user] Re: the difference between resoloution and size

2006-03-19 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-03-19 at 2348.25 +0200): what is the difference between resoloution and size? between a picture with height:100; width:100 and resolution:200 to height:100; width:100 and resolution:400 ? Udi Resolution is a hint for the real world print size and size is the pixels

Re: [Gimp-user] Re: the difference between resoloution and size

2006-03-19 Thread GSR - FR
or rectangles with different levels of intensity) to ink dots which are on or off (one level of intensity, so the printer creates patterns of dots to simulate the intensity levels when looked from far away). Thanks: Anti On Sun, 2006-03-19 at 23:10 +0100, GSR - FR wrote: Hi, [EMAIL

[Gimp-user] Re: RAW support

2006-03-23 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-03-23 at 1824.26 +0100): On Thursday 23 March 2006 17:21, Rhys Sage wrote: Is it likely that the GIMP will ever support RAW images such as those from my XT? It allready does, via plugins.. I use the dcraw plugin to manage my images from a Pentax *istDS. Its

[Gimp-user] Re: Re: RAW support

2006-03-23 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-03-23 at 1856.51 +0100): It doesnt convert to 8 bits. Read more about it on the homepage: http://www.cybercom.net/~dcoffin/dcraw/ Uh? Gimp can load more than 8 bits per channel and work with that later? Since when? GSR

[Gimp-user] Re: Multicolor pinwheel effect.

2006-03-27 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-03-27 at 1050.47 -0500): I want to create a multicolor pinwheel effect for a background, with the arms of each shade radiating out from a hub and curved rather than straight. And I want the colors to blend into each other as in a gradient. A rainbow gradient is an

[Gimp-user] Re: Going crazy with Alpha Channel

2006-05-14 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-05-14 at 1247.06 +0200): Is there a chance to use the alphachannel manually? Tried with layer masks? GSR ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU

[Gimp-user] Re: Tiling - is there a better way?

2006-06-08 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-06-08 at 0822.52 -0300): On Thursday 08 June 2006 05:07 am, Michael Schumacher wrote: Von: Alf Lacis [EMAIL PROTECTED] A better way of doing textures would be to show 'phantom' copies of the tiled image like this:

[Gimp-user] Re: Checkerboard Pattern Fill

2006-06-17 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-06-17 at 1701.16 -0700): I was wondering, is there a way in GIMP to fill an area such that alternately, one pixel is colored and the other is not? For example, if I color a perfect square, I should end up with a chessboard pattern on it (on the pixel level).

[Gimp-user] Re: Feathering and Masks

2006-07-04 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-07-05 at 0159.39 +1000): anyone know something that explains Feathering REALLY well? It is rather simple: feather == blur of quickmask == (selection to channel, blur the channel, channel to selection). When you see marching ants, you are seeing the 50% (IIRC)

[Gimp-user] Re: n00b question about resizing

2006-07-18 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-07-18 at 0736.55 -0700): I'm working out of Learning Web Design by Jennifer Niederst, and it uses Photoshop for dealing with graphics. I've instead opted to use GIMP, and I'm wondering if there is an equivalent to Constrain Proportions and Resample Image options

[Gimp-user] Re: Script-fu help?

2006-08-04 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-08-04 at 1824.44 -0400): * read in the file (a png file that is RGB) * Desaturate HSV * Merge the layers of the desaturated image * Save the file to a new directory, but with the same name Which png have layers? In any case, you could look at plain shell and

[Gimp-user] Re: Gaussian Blur using only the selected area

2006-08-07 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-08-07 at 1138.09 -0400): I've tried tricks like cutting out the selected area into a new layer and performing the blur on the new layer. That is no better. My searches seem to suggest that Photoshop can limit the blurring to the selected area's colours if the

Re: [Gimp-user] plugins for photographers

2006-12-14 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-12-14 at 0950.07 +0100): Being slower I assume GREYCstoration performs much more complex calculation, do you think it offers a better algorithm than the other plugins around? On the other hand it looks it is not mantained very actively, or am I wrong? Gimp

Re: [Gimp-user] Faking Miniature environments in GIMP from existing photographs?

2006-12-24 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2006-12-24 at 1519.59 +): Hi, Saw this on Digg last night: http://forums.livingwithstyle.com/showthread.php?t=342065 Heh, scale kit makers trying to avoid the scale look and people converting photos to it. That tutorial is rather direct to GIMP. Quick mask, blend

Re: [Gimp-user] Script-Fu Question about Saving Image to Network Share

2007-03-10 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2007-03-10 at 1258.19 -0500): If saving to a network drive is not possible (such as smb://), is there some other trick I could use to get the image over there? Mount the network drive. You can use smbmount or fusesmb, for example. Then files will appear in the main

Re: [Gimp-user] express keys and touch strip on Intuos 3 tablet: do they work?

2007-03-13 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2007-03-13 at 1135.15 +0100): are the express keys and the touch strip of an Intuos 3 tablet supposed to work in gimp? One way is http://hem.bredband.net/devel/wacom/ GSR ___ Gimp-user mailing list

Re: [Gimp-user] Synchronize tools among input devices

2007-04-01 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2007-04-01 at 1046.37 +0900): Is it possible to configure GIMP so that all devices are using the same tools and colours? So that if I select the airbrush with my pen, and then pick up my mouse, the mouse will stay in airbrush mode? Thanks for any advice. I do not

Re: [Gimp-user] Synchronize tools among input devices

2007-04-02 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2007-04-02 at 2150.31 +0900): Joao, martin: most setigns can be shared - just go to toolbox-File-Preferences, and check the Tool Options tab. Read again and try it yourself if needed. ;] I've done this and under Paint Options Shared Between Tools I have Brush,

Re: [Gimp-user] Gamma correction tool

2007-06-19 Thread GSR - FR
Hi, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (2007-06-19 at 2131.44 +0300): Is there any gamma correction tool suitable for gimp windows version? Go to Levels tool, there are two rows, one with two numeric controls (output) and other with three (input). Gamma is the middle one of the set of three. GSR

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