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Photo Features

Editing, enhancing, altering and optimizing your images

  • Magic Erase Tool

    What is the Photo Magic Erase Tool? The Magic Erase tool was introduced in version 7 and allows objects to be rapidly and effectively erased from images, it is a new feature of the clone tool and auto...

  • What is a Photo group?

    A Photo Group or a Clipped Photo Group is created in one of three different scenarios. Applying a clone to a photo Applying a red eye to a photo Enhancing a masked area of the image via one of the Mas...

  • How do I export as a bitmap?

    You can export your illustration in a variety of formats including JPEG, GIF and PNG: Select File followed by Export Set the Save as type field to be the export type you require Enter a File Name for ...

  • How do I insert a Photo Filter?

    Photo Filters Presets Photo filter presets allow you to instantly apply professional photo effects to your photos. The presets are provided in the Online Content Catalog under Components > Image Resou...

  • Content-aware photo zoom

    Content-Aware Photo Zoom Content aware photo zoom is where the photo remains the same size and the content is intelligently zoomed inside it as shown in the example below. The picture remains the same...

  • Can I resize a photo to be 1:1

     Version 6 Photo tool (and later) on the Infobar has a new icon  which will resize the image back to  be 1:1 at 100% zoom. In other words 96dpi - the same resolution as the  screen....

  • Cross Process (X-Process)

    Photo cross process (X-Process) Cross processing simulates a photographic processing technique which historically used the 'wrong' chemicals to develop film - thus resulting in some dramatic contrast ...

  • Panorama Tool

    Panorama Tool Designer Pro and Photo & Graphics Designer include a standard panoramic stitching feature accessible from the Photo Tool.  Simply select 2 or more photos, arranged in the correct left to...

  • Can I scan an image directly into the program?

    It is currently not possible to scan an image directly into the program. However, it is possible to scan an image using MAGIX Photo Manager, which is included with Photo & Graphic Designer. To scan wi...

  • When should I use the trace mode

    Trace mode can be enabled or disabled from the Freehand tool infobar by clicking the following icon  Trace mode works best with objects that have a high contrast between the foreground and background....