radders Posted July 3, 2019 Share Posted July 3, 2019 Hello, I am trying to make a foreground image fade into the background. To do this I tried 3 approaches: Use the Vignette tool. This gave a good fade of the foreground image edges, but against a black, not transparent, background. Use a 'fade edges' plug-in. This also gave a good foreground image, but the the fading occurred in straight lines, not a circle, around the foreground. Use a gradient tool. This allowed a circular fading, but suffered from the fact that the gradient started at the centre of the foreground and continued linearly across it. I would have preferred a large area in the middle of the foreground to not be faded at all, with fading starting a little way from the centre. What would be ideal is for one of the following refinements: The existing vignette tool allows the background to be any chosen colour - including transparent - instead of just black. The fade edges plugin allows a circular 'edge' instead of top, left, right or bottom straight edges. the gradient tool has a starting radius added which determines how far out from the centre of the image that the fading begins. If any of these options already exist, I couldn't find them. If they don't, what do people think about adding one or more of the above suggestions? Thanks, Dave Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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