[Scribus] argh! no true duotone ink support in scribus for photos

Matt matt
Wed Oct 20 13:54:06 CEST 2004


If you check the gimp2 plugin called seperate (Image->Seperate) there is
an option called Duotone, is this the same thing?

Matt Berglund

On Wed, 2004-10-20 at 08:53, linuxlingam wrote:
> dear all,
> i have a new design project which i am attempting to do in two-inks: one
> black, one a pantone ink.
> i understand how to mark an ink as pantone in scribus,
> BUT,
> i wish to create the photographs as duotone imagery. i launched
> cinepaint as well as gimp2 but they only handle rgb or grayscale. i can
> 'simulate' duotone by converting rgb>grayscale>rgb and applying a hue or
> colorizing the photo.
> however, how do i handle two-ink photographs in scribus? assuming i can
> only input a grayscale in scribus, would be wonderful if scribus allowd
> me to covert a grayscale to duotone or tritone INTERNALLY.
> any suggestions?
> :-)
> LL
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