[messages] [Module Design] Cropping and using Transparency

Joel Uckelman uckelman at nomic.net
Thu Oct 7 08:11:29 MST 2010


Thus spake Extralean:
> After cropping a round image (token/marker) how do you go about making
> the ouside area of the image transparent?
> I am using GIMP 2 and my images are saved as a PNG image.
> 
> Thanks
>

Add a transparent layer. Put that below the layer with the image. Select
and copy the part you want to be opaque from the original layer. Paste that
into the transparent layer. Delete the original layer.
  
-- 
J.


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