Saturday, July 9, 2011

Clipping Paths Optimization for Images

To understand why only professionals can handle the workload one must become a visitor/user of the imaging needs. This will help one to realize how elements like clipping paths optimization can prove to be beneficial. Despite the fact that there are many websites created, those are visually attractive. If one looks at the design element the images are more from the client's purpose and not the user who us the end consumer. Sometimes simple images are the most skipped ones. Highlighting them with the help of clipping path can give them a virtual makeover.  Designers who work in harmony chose from an array of tools. Basic and multiple/color clipping paths are used with the help of Photoshop tools.

 

One of the major images editing where such tools are needed is for pictures of jewelry and objects, which need to have boundaries. Attractive looking jewelry gets sold faster and online jewelers know the advantages of clipped images. Photographers take pack shots of jewelry items. Sometimes the clips, wax or other paraphernalia also appear on the pack shot. They need to be detached and it is not user responsive at all. With the use of this the importance of a good backdrop is not ruled out. After the clipping paths are used the need to place the image on the right background is essential. To enhance the quality of the image, the designer will have to play around with color schemes and effects to get the optimum effect. Just like SEO optimization, even clipping path optimization can be helpful to any client. A client may have a customized background, which he is familiar with. Sometimes it works as the user or visitor can recognize it easily. But a new option can also be explored as an experiment.

 

At the post-processing suite, the tracing of the path is done patiently. When the outlines are traced they can have rough edges or soft edges depending on the requirement.  The contours are developed with precession. A well-defined edge also can be made. The path can be made inside the image also. Hollow, donut shape, fillers can be created according to the demands of the image. Filtering in the right junctures is also a possibility for some editing. Sometimes the clipped path looks like a ‘cut-out' and not natural. But an experienced artist can do it effortlessly. He is able to optimize the contours with the right background. The job can be tedious and when many images need to be used in the virtual gallery, a battery of patient DTP workers is required. For cost effect solutions it is best to have such operations done with an offshore provider. It is the best way to cut costs and also get the work done faster.

 

There was a time when clipping path services were avoided. But now the digital technology has improved and designers are happy to do the work effortlessly. In fact they are innovative in their final presentation. Walk the cyber path to try a reliable offshore company.

 

About the Author

Atiqur Sumon
Chief Executive
DTP & SEO Expert at Outsource Experts Ltd.
Clipping Path Specialist, Clipping Path India, Vector Image India

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