Search found 6 matches

by dsw67
Sat Feb 10, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Inkscape & GIMP
Topic: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project
Replies: 18
Views: 17711

Re: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project

What about just creating tables in Inkscape? Is that a better solution?
by dsw67
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:44 am
Forum: Inkscape & GIMP
Topic: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project
Replies: 18
Views: 17711

Re: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project

tylerdurden wrote:I advise against screenshots for print. The bitmaps will degrade.


Yes, so far that has been my experience.
by dsw67
Fri Feb 09, 2018 4:45 am
Forum: Inkscape & GIMP
Topic: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project
Replies: 18
Views: 17711

Re: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project

Thanks prkos. It's probably me. I don't know enough about graphics yet. Hopefully by learning about Inkscape and Gimp I will be able to solve my problem.
by dsw67
Fri Feb 09, 2018 4:36 am
Forum: Inkscape & GIMP
Topic: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project
Replies: 18
Views: 17711

Re: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project

Thanks prkos. Unfortunately I tried that and didn't have much luck. I tried using Snagit and saved the image as 300dpi, but at some point it reduces the setting to 72dpi.
by dsw67
Fri Feb 09, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: Inkscape & GIMP
Topic: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project
Replies: 18
Views: 17711

Re: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project

Ok, thank you.
by dsw67
Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:03 am
Forum: Inkscape & GIMP
Topic: Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project
Replies: 18
Views: 17711

Inkscape or GIMP - which is best for my project

Hello, I'm writing a guitar instruction book. It will use images and tables in it. I'm not sure which program would be right for it as I'm not familiar with either. Below are some examples of what I'm looking for. It will be a print book so I'll need to be able to create images with at least a 300dp...

Go to advanced search