Goober Posted August 20, 2006 Share Posted August 20, 2006 So here's what I am trying to do: I have a picture (of a cell phone actually) and I need to create transparent areas where the backlight would be visible (around keys, numbers on keys). I could do this by selecting a color with alpha 0 and pixel by pixel fill in the backlight areas with transparent. This kinda works, but gives me very jagged and harsh edges to the backlight area (the backlight is generally 1 or 2 pixels wide). I need the transparent sections to be alpha-blended and/or antialiased into the image somehow. Using Gaussian blur pixel by pixel helps a bit but really just makes the whole backlight/image fuzzy and is VERY labor intensive. What I think would work was if I could select a transparent color for the Adjust Color tool, but that doesn't seem to be possible. Any ideas? Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
Join the conversation
You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.