Yes, you can add some code to your Web pages that makes it that our friend ImageMagick is terrific at creating these watermarks in a variety. Basically, all that you need to add a watermark to an image is the compositeImage method from an image object. This method allows you to. Need to protect your image files with watermarks? Learn what makes an effective watermark and use the Imagick extension to easily add one to.

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Wrong page number on setPage function: Command line options -gravity. For a watermark to be effective, it needs to visible against a wide variety of backgrounds.

Is this possible with irfanview?? Please alway provide that since syntax and approach may differ. GlennRanders-Pehrson, can you give a more complete example of the method you are mentioning? The annotation may be bold and highly watermari, or subtle and hidden.

I suggest that you try to find at least one test photo that is very light, and another that is very dark. Finally, the watermark should have contrast. Before IM version 6, the options ” -watermark ” and ” -dissolve ” were broken with their handling of the alpha channel transparency for the overlaying image, producing some very strange effects.

This article shares a few pointers on what makes an effective watermark, and then shows you how to use the Imagick functions to add a watermark to your image.

Here is another solution using multiple “-draw” options: Basically, all that you need to add a watermark to an image is the compositeImage method from an image object. Examples In the following examples we’ll show examples of how of how satermark add a watermark to an image using the following watermark the watermark could be logo of Our Code World too: You can actually add multiple watermarks, for example: There are many, likeit would be possible to add it at all?


How to automatically watermark or batch watermark photos using ImageMagick

East -gravity east rings. Can this be done using command line? Many of the specific methods are discussed more fully on other example pages.

Click image to view actual image output. It may not be watermzrk to repeat the second and third -geometry. The more ideal solution is to prepare a text image before-hand and then overlay it as an image. If using an SVG image as the watermark you need to add -background none to the command to stop a white background being applied to the SVG, and also add the height the SVG should be resized to in pixels e.

Instead you can prepare very complex font image, either before-hand, so you can apply it many times, or on the fly on a per image basis.

How to add a Watermark to an image with Imagick in PHP

Rob 41 1 2. These include Image Layeringas well as Positioning Images with Gravityfurther down this examples page.

Sets the border width on the x axis imagemxgick the border height on the y axis. What im looking for is just some basic transparent imagemgick overlaying across each image. Sign up using Email and Password. The more classical method of making the annotated text more visible is to ‘dim” the image in the area the text will be added, then draw the text in the opposite color. A white watermark will show up well in a dark photo, but will be hidden in a bright photo.

I can take a look at it after I get back, but it might be a few weeks as it will be 2 weeks before I get back and I I already have quite a few tasks piled up. For more details of this technique see Thick Stroke Compound Font. August 29, at 3: In these examples, I am limiting myself to the default font of ImageMagick.


I am currently using imagemagick through the command line to place a watermark in multiple locations on another image, but the way I am doing it seems like it probably isn’t the best way to go about doing it.

By night, he freelances as a writer and editor. See ” Positioning Images and Text ” below.

PHP Master | Image Watermarks with Imagick

The style of your watermark is obviously completely up to you. June 11, at 8: Just replace your gravity position with ” -tile ” instead. Border type watermark For a border type watermark, the copyright notice or contact details are printed in a border round the image, rather than overlaying the image itself.

The ” composite ” command does not know how to handle multi-image files such as animations. Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.

This is 1 taking originalImage. How to add watermarks to images via command line – Hopefully using Irfanview Ask Question. Generally you can do that using Mogrify.

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For example, these two prairie dog pictures from Shutterstock make a good test pair: Is the watermark ad a PNG and is it in the same directory. July 1, axd 1: Glenn Randers-Pehrson 8, 2 25 Adding the watermark is a simple 4-step process: So in this example I am using a 20 pixel border left and right, and an 18 pixel border top and bottom.

Timothy Boronczyk is a native of Syracuse, New York, where he lives with no wife and no cats. See Text Undercolor Box. I also create a text file here, which I name watermark.