PI Tutorials


PI VERSION: 8 (also suitable for 6 & 7).

LEVEL: Intermediate

MAIN TOOLS USED: Effects, paint-tools

This is a 'Snapshot Tutorial' aimed at the more experienced user - with instructions pared down to the minimum. If you like this tutorial you can find more of a similar nature at
Ginger Bauer's PhotoImpact Snapshots Site.

Please Read - Thank You!

Scratchart Snapshot Tutorial

The photo used below is from the PhotoImpact 7 CD, slightly altered. Right Click and Save if you wish to use it to work through this tutorial or use one of your own. Please note that this tutorial works best of photographs with clearly defined areas and you may have to alter the Similarity Setting on the Magic Wand to get the best selection from other photos.

Original Photo
From this......

...to this!
Scratchart version


Original Flower Pic
Original pic

...and the Scratchart version...
Original Flower Pic

Well done!
TUTORIAL AWARDS When you have completed this tutorial you are welcome to download and display this award on your web page. This award is being offered on the honor system. Right-click on image and save to your hard drive. Please DO NOT link directly to the award.
This tutorial © Rosie Hardman-Ixer, 2001/2002/2003

If you need any help - or want to make suggestions to improve this tutorial - or for new ones
please EMAIL ME using the link on my Introduction Page.

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