InksScape Tips

InkScape is a “Linux, Windows & OSX vector graphics editor (SVG format) featuring transparency, gradients, node editing, pattern fills, PNG export, and more. Aiming for capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, Visio, etc.” (description taken from InksScape SourceForge site: http://sourceforge.net/projects/inkscape/)

Version:  0.48

In this post, I’d like to share the tips that I use all the time while using InksScape to write a game programming book

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Reflection in Inkscape, GIMP, and Photoshop

Ever wonder how to create those cool images with reflection, such as the image below? You can create them using Inkscape and GIMP, two free Open Source tools, and of course, with Photoshop. When I need to add reflection to an image quickly, I usually use Inkscape. Check it out! It’s great for making simple site logo as well.

reflection-red

InkScape

http://aqeeliz.com/2007/03/12/inkscape-tutorial-reflection/

Photoshop

http://pstutorialsblog.com/81/reflection-tutorial/

http://pstutorialsblog.com/82/3d-object-reflection-tutorial/

GIMP

http://gimp-tutorials.net/node/236