Basically, clipping path means cutting out a portion from an image. In other words, we can say removing the selected portion and spots from the images to modify it is known as clipping. Multi clipping paths and color correction are the techniques that are frequently used by the graphic experts to modify an image.

The method of multiple clipping paths can be used, especially, for those images that need separation of some of the parts of the image. This can also achieve by splitting the image into small parts and further edit or manipulate them in Photoshop. One can even use multiple clipping paths to correct text that is wrapped around the image. With the help of color correction also one can achieve the desired image.

There are many times when we feel that the image would be much better some other color and background. One can easily build a desired image by using multiple clipping or color correction technique. In short, color correction and multiple clipping paths are great techniques in which one can bring new life to the image by removing unnecessary objects from the image. For this, one must visualize the image after color correction. These techniques can be used in a wide variety of fields like – magazines, catalogues, brochures etc. This is the reason why color grading services gained a lot of significance and value. Here is a step-by-step guide on how doing multiple clipping paths using photoshop.

  1. Select the image for which you want to create multiple clipping paths.
  2. Open that image in photoshop and select the pen tool after opening the image.
  3. From the pen tool menu, select the path option.
  4. By clicking on the image edge, drag the mouse pointer to the next step and move until you go close to the path.
  5. Now, you have selected the object, by completing the path around the objects.
  6. Double click on the “work path’ and save the path as ‘path -1’.
  7. Go to the pop-up menu and select the clipping path. Now, you have to select the path which you want to be clipped.  After selecting the path click OK.
  8. Save this file in PSD and TIFF format. Now, you can use this file in any of the programs you are working with for your design.

There are many photo editing companies in India that offer color grading services by using a wide range of techniques and tools. These companies have a team of professionals who ensures quick turnaround for the images. The color grading services are being used for extremely for creating jewelry designs. One can assemble a wide range of jewelry by this technique of multiple clipping paths. Moreover, these techniques save a lot of time while executing complex tasks like image editing, color correction and image masking. The overhead cost of the companies also reduces and one can incur more profit than expected.

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Business Visibility with Flash and Cartoon Animation

In the field of computer animation, character animation is treated to be a specialized job area. In character animation process some featured persons or animals are animated with or without the aid of computers. This character animation is done considering creation of background and the environment they will act.

Character animation has a long history. In the primitive age, characters were engraved on the wall of the caves. They were not character animation but they had a story behind like the story board used today in the character animation. Traditional cartoon animation was done by using hand drawn sketches. Later, transparent cellular were used to make cartoon animation. This cellular’s were put on one after another and filmed with a special camera to make a illusion of moving character vertically and horizontally. In the latest computer imagery technology, in 3D animation process, realistic character animation is done from 3D mesh.

Now,  online presence has become a must for all types of business. Be it small or big, online or offline or has physical presence in brick wall or not. Today, cartoon animation in business is mainly used in television commercial and online promotions. Use of cartoon animation can build a strong online presence as well as brand image. Especially cartoon animation of logo with appealing graphic can put a lasting image in the mind of the consumers. Consumers’ attachment plays a significant role in their buying behavior. Making web videos with cartoon animation can make appealing content that keep the consumers engaged with the company and that helps in internet marketing.

Another use of cartoon animation can be, developing teaching materials in a fun way. Web video with cartoon animation makes the learning interesting, easier and holds the concentration of the learners. That makes imparting skill and knowledge easy. Many good tutorials are made with Flash.

Almost every dynamic web site uses more or less flash character animation. Adobe Flash is used for flash character animation. Itis a compiled file created by Adobe (Formerly Macromedia) Flash software. It generates a .swf file which can be played by flash player and can be embedded in HTML file. Flash can also create gif animation.

Flash character animation has become popular because of its portability. Flash character animation is possible with rich graphics but it takes less space. Flash character animation facilitates web design for almost every platform and devices as well as for slow internet speed. Only a small plug-in is required to play the flash character animation. It is free for most of the internet browsers and easy to install.

Flash covers multimedia platform. Web page design with flash offers a diversified option. It allows animated text, moving logos, graphics and also music and other types of advanced media features.

Flash character animation can response to mouse click and key board commands that enables the web site interactive and attractive. Almost all 2D graphics can be manipulated by Flash. Most of the object motion and visual style is possible by using its capabilities like motion twin, morphing, blurring and transition, transform, explode etc. Flash character animation makes users more engaged in the web site and prompts to come back to the site again and again.