How to Make a Collage in Arcsoft Photostudio

A collage is an artwork made from an assemblage of different forms. This article will tell you how to make a collage in ArcSoft PhotoStudio.

Steps

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    Choose the images you want to have in the collage. They could be real photos, or non-real images, scanned drawings, or any other thing.
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    Open ArcSoft PhotoStudio.
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    Click on 'File' along the top and then click on 'Open'. You may also just do 'Ctrl+O' to automatically do this.
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    Browse through your folders until you find the right image(s).
    • If there's only one image, then just select it and then press 'Open'.
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    • If there are multiple images, then hold down 'Ctrl' and select as many images as you'll use.
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    Maximize the image.
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    Click on 'Edit' up in the toolbar and then click on 'Magic Cut'. Magic Cut will perfectly crop the image to how you want it to appear.
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    Follow the directions supplied below the image and then click 'Next'.
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    Follow the directions below the image to "Fine Tune" it. The pencil icon will add more of the image; whereas the eraser icon will remove part of the image.
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    Click on 'Finish'.
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    Click on the Magic Wand in the 'Tools' section. Now click inside the image.
    • If the flashing dashes go around more than you want, using the 'Tool Options', bring the tolerance down.
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    • If the flashing dashes go around less than you want, using the 'Tool Options', bring the tolerance up.
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    Click on 'Edit' near the top and then select 'Copy'. Or you could do it automatically by doing 'Ctrl+C' on a Windows computer, or 'Command+C' on a Macintosh computer. Now the selected part of the image will be copied.
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    Click on 'File' and then on 'New'. Now a blank page should appear.
    • If this blank page isn't white; then click on the 'Bucket Fill' in the 'Tools' section. After that, click on the 'Color Grid' and select white.
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    Go to 'Edit' and then 'Paste' in the blank page.
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    Click on the 'Move' icon in the 'Tools'. Now, you'll be able to move the image by dragging it around the page.
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    Drag the image around until you have it where you want it.
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    Add more images. Enjoy your collage!

Warnings

  • Some types of images won't open in ArcSoft PhotoStudio. If you want to use an image that is of the wrong type, open it first in Paint, then 'Save As' in a Jpeg format.

Things You'll Need

  • Computer with ArcSoft PhotoStudio installed
  • Images

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