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Placing Lettering on Pics


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#1 flashh4

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Posted 13 March 2015 - 09:17 PM

Looking for a good free program that i can place lettering on pics ?? Nothing fancy but simple letters/writing !!

Windows 8.1 if you need to know the system !

 

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#2 Martel

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Posted 13 March 2015 - 09:22 PM

Depends on what you are doing with it.

 

Fast Stone might work if its bulk pics with the same letter or logos.

 

I use Paint.net 

 

You might find Gimp easy to use



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Posted 13 March 2015 - 11:43 PM

Picasa is capable of doing lettering. I use it for that often.

 

http://picasa.google.com/


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Posted 14 March 2015 - 09:50 AM

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Posted 22 March 2015 - 05:08 PM

I would suggest mspaint (already on your machine at C:\Windows\System32\mspaint.exe ) for doing it simply and quickly in a basic way and GIMP for doing more advanced editing and using more complex text effects (shadowing, glow, lens flares, 3d style text). it is alos possible you could go create a powerpoint document, import the image, make some word art text, position it, group it with the picture then copy this group and paste into mspaint, this SHOULD work (that copying out stage might require a slightly trickier process but likely shouldn't) and would give an intermediate level of difficulty and visual effectiveness between the simple and easy mspaint and the trickier but very powerful GIMP. GIMP is free, mspaint is on every windows computer, powerpoint you probably already have.
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