This page will show you how to:

  • Scale selected object to predefined aspect ratio (4:3, 3:2, 16:9)
  • restore original aspect ratio of image
  • Crop selected bitmap to custom curve

Open Image utilities window

 

Scale objects to ratio

You can easily stretch selected objects and force them to get specific, predefined aspect ratio. This mostly useful if you are preparing placeholders in template placement photos in most popular print or monitor proportions as:

  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9

Just select desired placeholders and click one of available proportion button available in this frame.

btnFixAspectRatio.gif fix aspect ratio

macro: Layouter.fixAspectRatio

This macro fixes and restores original proportions of selected bitmaps. On example, if the square bitmap placed in document was disproportionately stretched and has now 300x280 dpi. Using macro will set original aspect ratio and 300x300 dpi.

Crop tools

btnCropBitmapToCurve.gifCrop bitmap to curve

macro: Layouter.cropBitmapToCurveKeepFrame

This macro let you easily crop images to given curve that may have any shape.

  1. Place the shape that will be a cutter frame over a image.
  2. Make selection of both curve and image
  3. Run macro
  4. Image will be cropped to shape. Original curve frame will NOT be deleted.

 

btnCropBitmapToCurveDelete.gifCrop bitmap to curve and delete curve

macro: Layouter.cropBitmapToCurveDeleteFrame

This macro let you easily crop images to given curve that may have any shape.

  1. Place the shape that will be a cutter over a image.
  2. Make selection of both curve and image
  3. Run macro
  4. Image will be cropped to shape. Original curve cutter will be deleted.