How to make an Image Background Transparent

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How to make an Image Background Transparent

Post  ZippyAcorns on Fri Nov 07, 2008 2:22 pm

How to make an Image Background Transparent

I used PSPX and Animation Shop ( any PSP version will do)

Open your image in PSP

Promote the background to a layer...

*****If your Background is all one colour see the footnote*****

Select the lasso tool

Change the lasso tool settings to these...

Use the tool to select a small amount of the background you want to delete

and then click your delete button

Continue around your picture deleting the background in small amounts until its all gone

Copy the image

Paste the Image as a new animation

Now we need to save it

Give it a name and save as a gif

Click on next and when you get this screen click customise...

Use these settings....

Just keep clicking next and then finish and its done!

If you are wanting to remove a background that is all one colour then instead of using the lasso tool you can use the magic wand... its much quicker!


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