[scribus] PLacing images, and making transaprent

Owen owen.cook at gmx.com
Mon Sep 17 21:59:05 UTC 2018

If it is a jpg(jpeg) then it will not support transparency.

It needs to be a png.

Using gimp, you can remove the white with either Color to alpha or "Select by color" and delete the selection. 

Then save a a png maintaining the transparency.

That's the theory, practice may be a bit different.


> I have 2 images that I need to place on my document.
> I have a banner on top of thepage.
> I have a second image that I want to place partially on top of the 
> banner, and it has a lot of white on it.
> Is there a way to make the white part of the image 100% transparent.

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