[scribus] Highlighting elements of imported bitmap

Thomas Zastrow listen at thomas-zastrow.de
Sun Jun 1 11:25:35 CEST 2008

John Beardmore schrieb:
> I've imported some bitmaps of charts into a Scribus document and made an 
> attempt at highlighting key features.
> I tried to put filled coloured rectangles over them, but can't seem to 
> get the right effect in that if it's 'on top' and opaque it covers the 
> object of interest.
> In the end I've settled for putting an unfilled rectangle over them 
> giving this sort of effect.
>      http://www.t4sustainability.co.uk/RNC/ChartBit.png
> Ideally I'd like the effect of putting a bit of yellow plastic over the 
> typed page, so that from the underlying 'paper', black is black and 
> white is filtered to yellow.
> Is it possible to achieve this in Scribus, and if not, will 
> it be in future ?
> Cheers, J/.
In 1.3.5svn, there are some more possibilities to blend objects over 
other elements. But remember, 135svn is a developer version and should 
not used in productional environments.




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