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8 Ways That Inkscape Lets You Edit Photos

Linda Brown
Published on 01 Jun 2021 / In Film & Animation

Although Inkscape is meant for working with vector graphics, it does have some features and tools that allow you to make common edits to photographs and other rasterized images. And even though you’d be better off using proper photo editing software for this sort of thing, you may find yourself working in a vector environment once in a while and needing to just make a quick edit to an image. In these instances, launching yet another application can be an inconvenience. This is where Inkscape’s photo editing ability comes in handy, and in this video we’ll be going over 8 different ways in which you can edit photos in Inkscape.

Tutorials mentioned in the video can be found here: https://logosbynick.com/edit-photos-in-inkscape/

Want to learn more about how Inkscape works? Check out the Inkscape Master Class - a comprehensive series of over 60 videos where I go over every tool, feature and function in Inkscape and explain what it is, how it works, and why it's useful: https://logosbynick.com/inkscape/


00:00 Intro
01:05 Image cropping
01:32 Deleting Backgrounds
02:03 Adjusting Opacity
03:01 Basic Color Adjustments
03:32 Advanced Color Adjustments
03:59 Sharpen & Blur
04:30 Remove White Backgrounds
05:05 Blend Modes
05:32 Conclusion

Intro song: "In Da Mood" by Combustibles, used with written permission

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