[thelist] SVG Ideas

aardvark roselli at earthlink.net
Mon Aug 14 13:34:10 CDT 2000

> From: Andrew Wojtowski <awojtowski at oracular.com>
> [tip type="Converting bitmap images into vector images"] In Flash 4
> you can convert your bitmap images into vector images. Import your
> bitmap and make sure it is selected. Then go to the Modify menu and
> select Trace Bitmap. From this menu option you can select the amount
> of detail you want included in the vector rendition of the graphic.
> After converting you can export the image as an Adobe Illustrator file
> and modify it with your favorite vector program.[/tip]

<tip type="Converting bitmap images into vector images">
Adobe used to have a product called Streamline that did a 
wonderful job of converting raster images to vector.  If you have 
Macromedia Freehand, then you can do in there, too, with much 
more control than Flash allows.

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