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GIMP 2.6 Cookbook by Juan Manuel Ferreyra

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Scaling an image without deformation (Liquid Rescaling)

Image scaling is easy when you want to just change the size of an image. However, many times you want to change size of just a few objects, or adjust the background size. These tasks can be painful and time-consuming. However, since a few years ago there have been some techniques available that allow the automation of these tasks. There is a plugin that implements one of these algorithms (called Seam Carving).

Getting ready

To use this plugin, you will have to install it first. The process is different depending on the platform you are working on, but it's pretty straightforward and easy. All the information to download and install it is on http://liquidrescale.wikidot.com/. You can confirm ...

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