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How to replace photos and text in magazine overlay

Posted: Sat, 5th Mar 2011, 4:30am

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tavia

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Hello, I am trying to replace the small pictures on the side of the magazine overlay for PERSON but having trouble doing so as well as the writing on the side. How can I do this in Photo Key 4 Pro

I do have Photoshop CS4 on my machine but don't know how to use it yet.
Posted: Sat, 5th Mar 2011, 6:40pm

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Axeman

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You can't really edit the overlays at all in PhotoKey 4. You can adjust their size and position, but that's it.

If you wish to change the content of an overlay, you will have to do so beforehand in an image editor such as Photoshop or GIMP.
Posted: Tue, 22nd Mar 2011, 4:14pm

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tavia

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Can you tell me how to change the overlay in photoshop?
Posted: Tue, 22nd Mar 2011, 6:12pm

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Axeman

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Yeah, there isn't really any trick. Open the overlay, select and delete the bits you don't want, then add in the text you want to use. You can't actually edit the text in a .png image, as its all been merged into a single layer.
Posted: Sat, 23rd Apr 2011, 10:36pm

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tavia

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Thank you. I will try it