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#31 lulu85ritz

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 01:09 PM

I have tried 3 times now to install Gimp and it's just not working everytime i click on it it installs it how the hell do i use it?

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 01:25 PM

For basic quick editing I use Photoscape.... it's all drop down menus and stuff like that.

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 02:43 PM

For basic quick editing I use Photoscape.... it's all drop down menus and stuff like that.

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I just downloaded photoscape is there a way to make the background black and white and leave something colour?

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 02:53 PM

I have used a few other programs. Tried GIMP but I just dont find any of them as effective or user friendly as photoshop CS5

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 03:00 PM

I have used a few other programs. Tried GIMP but I just dont find any of them as effective or user friendly as photoshop CS5

Can you make certain parts black and white? Such as a mini in colour and the background in B/W?

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 03:07 PM

Yeah you there are various filter effects you an use on images with photoshop =]

http://www.luv2help....mbs/colorbw.jpg - is that what you mean?

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 03:27 PM


For basic quick editing I use Photoscape.... it's all drop down menus and stuff like that.

Chris

I just downloaded photoscape is there a way to make the background black and white and leave something colour?


Unfortunately you can't use photoscape for Colour Popping as far as I'm aware.

Chris

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 04:21 PM

There's a free version of Photoshop in a certain pirates bay ;D

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 04:34 PM

Is there a paint prog with google office?

Serif's stuff is easy to use http://www.freeserifsoftware.com/

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 05:38 PM

There's a free version of Photoshop in a certain pirates bay ;D


5 finger discount! :lol:

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 06:18 PM



For basic quick editing I use Photoscape.... it's all drop down menus and stuff like that.

Chris

I just downloaded photoscape is there a way to make the background black and white and leave something colour?


Unfortunately you can't use photoscape for Colour Popping as far as I'm aware.

Chris

Can you do it with Gimp?

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 08:26 PM

Is there any free editing sites that you can make the background B&W and a certain thing stay colour? Please help! :ohno:

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 08:50 PM

If you have an iPhone there is an App called Colorsplash that you can do a basic colour pop with

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 09:10 PM

If you have an iPhone there is an App called Colorsplash that you can do a basic colour pop with

I'm not rich enough to have an i-phone! :lol:

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Posted 25 February 2012 - 12:16 AM

I'm not rich enough to have an i-phone! :lol:


Just use a torrent and get photoshop =] It will do what you want it to.




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