1. siugrad99's Avatar
    Can someone direct me to a way to make my picture into an icon. I can edit the size down to the proper size, but it always has a black or white box around it. I want the icons to be the shape of the picture not just a square. I'll attach 1 pic to use as an example.
    Attached Thumbnails How Do I Take a Picture and create an Icon?-beta-cufflinks.jpg  
    2010-02-19 01:44 AM
  2. Bo Troxell's Avatar
    try this one,
    Attached Images How Do I Take a Picture and create an Icon?-beta-cufflinks.png 
    2010-02-19 01:53 AM
  3. siugrad99's Avatar
    That is great Thank You, can I ask how you did it so I don't have to feel like such a mooch all the time asking I have 12 beer logos i'm dying to create a theme with, but haven't found anyone to convert them so I figured i'd give it a shot.

    thanks so much!
    2010-02-19 01:57 AM
  4. Bo Troxell's Avatar
    In Photo Shop I just duplicated the layer since the original was locked, then I removed the white background, re-sized to 60x60, then just "save for web and devises".
    2010-02-19 02:01 AM
  5. siugrad99's Avatar
    Awesome, I unfortunately don't have photoshop, do you know of a free program that can do these things or is there a free version of photoshop out there ? Sorry for the 20 questions.
    2010-02-19 02:09 AM
  6. Bo Troxell's Avatar
    Google "Gimp" it is free.
    2010-02-19 02:17 AM
  7. HOPPERSAN's Avatar
    Any more info for us new to making themes trying to do the same thing and no photo shop
    2010-02-19 06:40 PM
  8. Bo Troxell's Avatar
    ^ again, "Gimp" free software.
    GIMP - The GNU Image Manipulation Program
    2010-02-19 06:50 PM