Jump to content

compressing my dds files and ruining the color!

Recommended Posts

so i took a dds it to black and white, and then when i save it the file and open it again in pdn it has added nasty purple and green colors and compression! disgusting!!! is this program just bad with dds's? is there some compression setting im missing?


pics of the issue:

virgin file opened in pdn for the first time:



after i saved it in pdn:


Link to comment
Share on other sites

1 minute ago, pixelmancer said:

bc1 linear dxt1


All of the BC* formats are compressed, try saving the file as B8G8R8 (uncompressed 24-bit RGB).

  • Like 1


Plugin Pack | PSFilterPdn | Content Aware Fill | G'MICPaint Shop Pro Filetype | RAW Filetype | WebP Filetype

The small increase in performance you get coding in C++ over C# is hardly enough to offset the headache of coding in the C++ language. ~BoltBait


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...