[scribus] Blending images.

John Culleton john at wexfordpress.com
Thu Jun 11 04:18:40 CEST 2009

On Wednesday 10 June 2009 06:12:28 pm Owen wrote:
> On Wed, 10 Jun 2009 15:25:46 -0400
> John Culleton <john at wexfordpress.com> wrote:
> > Blending images via a gradient is well known in Gimp. Is there
> > a way to do the same in 1.3.5 Scribus?  The only thing I find
> > for gradients in Scribus is creating a gradient out of two or
> > more colors. I don't find a way to apply a gradient to an image
> > as such.
> Having looked at this a bit more, I am not sure what you are
> wanting to do
> I just made an image object, place a shape over it, filled it
> with a gradient and then adjusted the opacity so I could get the
> image through the gradient.
> But I don't think that is the effect you are after?
> Owen
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It might work. I'll try it after sunup.  Basically I have image A 
and image B that sit side by side. I want the boundary between them 
to blend from one to the other rather than be a sharp dividing 
line.  On Amazon look at the thumbnail or larger example of any 
book from Fern Reiss' "The Publishing Game" series. 

John Culleton
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