"multiply" color box over image

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"multiply" color box over image

Postby Stetson » 28 Jun 2016, 12:17

I have a colored rectangle box placed over an image in Quark 2015. Is there a function to make the box "multiply" over the image so the image becomes colored from the box, much like in the Adobe products? I haven't used Quark much in recent years and I guess I'm a little rusty. Any help is appreciated.
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Re: "multiply" color box over image

Postby max.peter » 29 Jun 2016, 05:33

You cen set the color of the box to overprint the colors from beneath.
You can also try the options offered by the buttons in the colors palette.

The results can not always be seen on screen, you can export the page or the layout to a pdf file, then you can preview the result in Acrobat (be sure to activate the "overprint" option in its preferences).
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Re: "multiply" color box over image

Postby Rambabu » 30 Jun 2016, 04:26

Multiply scenario can achieve by Overprint functionality.
Enhancements for Blending modes are logged for future releases.
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Re: "multiply" color box over image

Postby Matthias Guenther (Quark) » 01 Jul 2016, 01:24

Hi Stetson,

please feel free to put it on the wishlist:
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