Working with Transparency
Understanding transparency is a key step for many photo editing projects, from simple picture frames and collages to creating web graphics and complex composite images. This series of tutorials will give you a basic understanding of transparency and review many of the PaintShop Pro tools that will allow you to create transparency by removing backgrounds and extracting objects from your photos.
Need an image with a transparent background? Here’s a quick and easy way to remove a single-color background using PaintShop Pro’s PNG Optimizer.
This tutorial will teach you how to use the Shape and Text Cutter tools to crop your photos into shape or text objects with transparent backgrounds.
In this tutorial we’ll introduce you to the basics of transparency in PaintShop Pro and demonstrate how it is used in a few simple photo editing projects.
Learn how to use PaintShop Pro’s Background Eraser to remove the background of a photo, creating a transparent background you can fill with a new photo.
Learn how to use the Selection tool and light filters to cut out your subjects from one background and place them on a new background.
This tutorial will show you how to use the Background Eraser tool in PaintShop Pro to make areas of an image transparent.