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by revwillie
Thu Feb 11, 2021 2:30 am
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Converting to 1-bit
Replies: 14
Views: 4000

Re: Converting to 1-bit

Well Gimp is still great for lots of things. I don't mind the short xconvert step now that I know how to do it. Thanks for confirming the gimp issue because I thought I was doing something wrong.
by revwillie
Mon Jan 25, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Sleeping Owl as BMP, please
Replies: 6
Views: 618

Re: Sleeping Owl as BMP, please

amafan wrote:
Sat Jan 23, 2021 3:11 am
How about one of Bernie himself.
Bernieoff.bmp
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by revwillie
Fri Jan 22, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: shared folder
Replies: 16
Views: 7736

Re: shared folder

]from my new favorite show:
by revwillie
Fri Jan 22, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Sleeping Owl as BMP, please
Replies: 6
Views: 618

Re: Sleeping Owl as BMP, please

Sorry I couldn't resist
owl_bernoff.bmp
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by revwillie
Fri Jan 22, 2021 6:13 pm
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Converting to 1-bit
Replies: 14
Views: 4000

Re: Converting to 1-bit

Just found that XnConvert (also from XnView) will take a 1 bit monochrome bitmap from GIMP and 'correct' it for viewing in my DM42. I don't know what the new version of GIMP is doing wrong, but the files won't display unless I run them through XnConvert and re-save them. I set up a 'clean metadata' ...
by revwillie
Thu Jan 21, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: A few to get you started
Replies: 83
Views: 33848

Re: Need help with DM42 pictures

Paint has no dithering. You'll get just black and white patches. I've always used the GIMP Start by converting to greyscale at the required resolution of 400x240, then convert to 1-bit depth with Floyd-Steinberg dithering and you'll get pretty good results. I was using GIMP successfully for a while...
by revwillie
Sun Apr 19, 2020 6:14 am
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: shared folder
Replies: 16
Views: 7736

Re: shared folder

Sorry about that. I thought the Dropbox public folder was working for display and downloads. Are you able to download the bmp files?
by revwillie
Thu Apr 16, 2020 5:22 am
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: shared folder
Replies: 16
Views: 7736

Re: shared folder

new Dune:

Image
by revwillie
Sun Nov 24, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Useful Content for the "Ultimative OFFIMG"
Replies: 54
Views: 19860

Re: Useful Content for the "Ultimative OFFIMG"

thanks, Walter and deetee and all. that periodic table is perfect!
by revwillie
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Useful Content for the "Ultimative OFFIMG"
Replies: 54
Views: 19860

Re: Useful Content for the "Ultimative OFFIMG"

has anyone made a periodic table offimg?