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autotrace_in_birdfont_2.x [2015/08/26 10:30]
johan created
autotrace_in_birdfont_2.x [2015/08/26 10:40]
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-Use Cubic control points.+====== Autotrace ======
  
-Import the image.+{{youtube>​Ab18eZuCJTY?​medium}}
  
-Scale the image.+Use Cubic control points{{:​point.png|}} + {{:​cubic.png|}}
  
-Zoom in.+Import the image{{:​import.png|}}
  
-Put the image at the baseline.+Scale the image. ​{{:​move_bg.png|}}
  
-Move the guides.+Zoom in{{:​fit_in_view.png|}}
  
-Convert ​the image to black and white.+Put the image at the baseline. {{:​move_bg.png|}} 
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 +Move the guides.
  
-Adjust cutoff threshold, ​the amount of details and the path simplification. The default settings will generate smooth curves with few control points if you set path simplification ​to a low value (0.100) ​and the amount of details to a higher value (2.000) will rough edges be preserved.+Convert ​the image to black and white{{:bw.png|}}
  
-Generate vector graphics from your image.+Adjust cutoff threshold, the amount of details and the path simplification. {{:​autotrace_settings.png|}} The default settings will generate smooth curves with few control points if you set path simplification to a low value (0.100) and the amount of details to a higher value (2.000) will rough edges be preserved.
  
-Hide the image.+Generate vector graphics from your image. ​{{:​autotrace.png|}}