Questions tagged [vector-graphics]

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Vector-based editor with symbol library support

I need a vector graphics editor with support for symbol libraries. So far, I've looked at xfig, Inkscape, librecad and LibreOffice Draw. What I want is something where I can quickly create new ...
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Vector drawing app for Android

On my tablet (Android 4.4.2) I would like to be able to make vector drawings using the touchscreen. Many apps exist that can do vector drawings but they seem to focus either on handwritten notes or ...
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Vector drawing / CAD program with measurement uncertainties

I sometimes try to model real-life objects in the computer. Be it for 3D printing a replacement part, or making a plan of my apartment. One problem I have is that I don't measure perfectly, and these ...
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SVG internationalization (generate .svg for several languages)

I have an SVG file and want to maintain it in several languages. I am currently using Inkscape and does not seem to have any such feature. The SVG standard has internationalization parts but it ...
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To create comic book, multi page, vector based, free/open source alternative

Which software should I use to create a multi page comic book, drawing vector based paths like in inkscape, being free/open source and running on Windows or Linux? One requirement is that it should ...
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High-level library for 2D interactive graphics

I am looking for a software library / component with the following capabilities: Manage spatial (position, shape, size) information about 2D objects Render those objects to screen / image Handle ...
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Is there any free software that can open InDesign files?

I have a flyer that another person created with InDesign. The gave me the raw InDesign files. Is there any free (as in no cost) software that I can use to open the file and edit it? I personally use ...
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Is there a graphic design software specifically for creating stick figures?

For a group of non-designers, is there a graphic editing software that is specifically geared to creating stick figures like the one below? High level requirements (ideal) A SaaS offering supporting ...
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unified document editor

There are a lot of "Office" clones, but I'm looking for something that is a bit different. I am looking for a document editor that has a single unified interface and which does not distinguish ...
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Searching for Program to draw vertices

I cant seem to find exactly what im looking for. I have a 3D triangle (x,y,z) vertices that i want to display on the screen. Im just looking for a simple online program that i can enter in (x,y,z),(x1,...
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CAD vector graphic editor

I want to make some vector graphic icons but what I sadly found out any of simple vector graphic editor do not support CAD-like functions like make line length depends of other line or constrain angle ...
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Workflow and tools to augment screenshots with custom arrows, numbers, boxes etc

I am looking for a workflow and tools to achieve the following: Create a screenshot (from a specific region of the screen) Add custom-made icons to the screenshots (such as arrows, numbers, boxes etc....
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Free open-source software for creating cartoon like characters on Windows

I have technical some technical topics on my blog like refactoring, coding, design patterns, etc. To express the ideas and explain the concepts, I want to add cartoon characters on my blog. ...
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Can anyone reccomend a 3D modeling software?

Can anyone recommend a 3D modeling software. My goal is to create a 3D model, be able to take a photograph of the model from different angles and different positions (must have rigging), save those ...
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Tool to convert bitmap to vector graphic

Any AI or software tool supports converting bitmap to vector graphic? Example image from Wikipedia: Sample image i want to convert like this.
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Graphics Library for Node.JS

I'm struggling to find a graphics library that can create an images and allows to draw and write text onto the image the same way a native C# GDI+ or similar API would work. For cross-platform ...
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Graphic timeline generation tool

I would like to generate timelines for entites, such as this one: I need a tool with support for as many as possible of the following features: Splits Merges Marked points along lines in the chart ...
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Large vector image creation software?

I am looking for software to design a fantasy map. I am aware that there are several specific software for Windows that does that; however, I am more interested to create a massive (think about 40Mpx ...
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A library to convert SVG to EMF

I need a library, preferably Python or C, to provide conversion of SVG (Scaled Vector Graphics) to Microsoft EMF (Enhanced Meta File). Desirable Characteristics Open Source (Preferably MIT licence ...
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UI/UX Software To Replace Fireworks

I'm trying to get myself back upto speed when it comes to web development. I was recently forced to upgrade to Windows 10 from Vista SP2 due to stability problems. Up until that point I was still ...
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Best software to draw in 3D

I'm trying to draw a picture like this; a 3D model and some inner parts. What is the best software to do that? I would appreciate if you could help me draw this. I need a project so that I can add my ...
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Any software for drawing vectors with predefined effects?

PGF/TikZ is a great language for drawing vectors. It has a practical library of shapes. For example, you can draw a 3D ball with one command only. BUT PGF/TikZ is command-based. Even available GUIs ...
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OS X: (Vector) Drawing App with Smoothing

When I first experienced Flash (when it was still Macromedia!) I was impressed that its (vector) drawing tool included smoothing. This gave all drawings a nice sketched appearance, and could turn my ...
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Anti-aliased line and text with WebGL

I have requirement to draw anti-aliased line and text in WebGL (canvas 2D). I checked pixi.js and that seems very promising. But pixi.js has many other things that I don't need. Is pixi.js is modular? ...
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Tool to rasterize large SVG files to PNG

Please suggest a tool to convert (rasterize) large SVG files to PNG format. I am getting lucky with Inkscape for small SVG files, however a 45 MB SVG file is not getting converted.
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python package useful for analyzing user inputted 2D vector graphics

I've seen many python packages that can draw vectors and pictures with code(like PyX or cairo), but I'm looking for something that is useful for the reverse process, where you have a user draw a ...
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Any free software for opening DCM files

How can I open .DCM files for free. I can use Imagemagic to open a single .dcm file [shows a single image] but it doesn't show the combination of .dcm files as a single item[not an interactive image] ....
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Adobe Illustrator (or Inkscape) plugin for inputing LaTeX math equations (positioning and rendering of STIX/XITS font symbol groups)

I'm looking for a plugin for Adobe Illustrator (or Inkscape) which will allow me to enter a LaTeX math equation in a GUI box to create a grouped object made up of appropriately positioned and resized ...
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Simple C library for plotting a direction field (slope field) and euler method

I am looking for a simple and easy-to-use library for plotting a large amount of line segments in my C program. Any recommendations would be appreciated.
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Application for playing with intersections of 1D, 2D and 3D solid objects

I need to do some "conceptual sketching", but in 3D. So, I am working with lines, squares, cubes, cylinders, prisms, spheres and balls. They may have grids (e.g. a segmentation on a line, intersection ...
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Graphics libraries in 2020

What are the most widely used graphics libraries 2020? I want to learn how to use some graphics libraries. I have written various programs in python and c++, and it seems that animating these would ...
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Convert *.pdf to *.emf

What is a good software to convert *.pdf files into *.emf files? I've used Inkscape via the terminal but it's awfully slow and turns ~ 20 MB pdf files into ~60 MB emf files which is a lot if you want ...
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Graphics framework for 3D flight simulation

I'm trying to make a basic 3D visual flight simulator that displays terrain and buildings in 3D from the cockpit's perspective. I don't care about the flight physics. This project needs to be ...
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Swift library to vectorize raster images

Just wondering if anyone knows how/what to use for transferring an image into vectors and text. I know ocr will be able to convert the text, but the image will also contain basic lines which I’d like ...
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How can I create an interactive metro map?

I have some data about the Toronto Metrolinx system. What I'm trying to create is an interactive version of the infographic below: https://metrolinx.files.wordpress.com/2019/01/click-right-here-for-...
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What GUI tool to make CMYK datavisualisation

When designing for print it would be nice to be able to select the colors in CMYK values. This way the user can control the black levels and not rely on RGB to CMYK conversions, which can be ...
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What can I use to edit scientific graphs (lines, arrows, boxes, etc)?

I'm writing a MESA report and I have a lot of graphs that I want to label appropriately and explain in the report. This means including arrows, dotted lines, boxes, text, etc. Any suggestions for ...
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Which technologies could be useful for designing LabVIEW-like web front-ends?

Typical LabVIEW front panels (1, 2) are not something that is easy to explicitly construct using the DOM. I am looking for a combination of frameworks/libraries/approaches that would allow drawing a ...
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Open vector editor for Mono on Linux

The tool should allow to draw vector graphics. It should be something similar to Pinta, but for vector graphics instead of raster graphics. I found 3 articles: 2009, Andrea Contoli, Simple Vector ...