Questions tagged [vector-graphics]

The tag has no usage guidance, but it has a tag wiki.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
2
votes
1answer
52 views

Extract bitmaps from SVG

I have created a few SVG files with Inkscape, embedded bitmaps there and later deleted the original bitmaps. I'd now like to extract the bitmap from the SVGs to get the original bitmaps back. I can ...
1
vote
0answers
199 views

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? ...
1
vote
0answers
68 views

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.
0
votes
3answers
1k views

Open-source linux alternative for Flash (as an animating tool)

I am looking for an alternative for Adobe Flash. In this situation, I mean it as an animating tool, not as a browser plugin. I want a tool to make simple vector animations, and then, ideally, ...
0
votes
2answers
670 views

Vector graphics editor for Linux [closed]

Which is the best vector graphics editor for Linux? The most popular is Inkscape. I have tried working with Inkscape, but feel that ease of working is not great. Comparatively, I have tried working ...
0
votes
1answer
63 views

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 ...
5
votes
3answers
6k views

Freeware EMF image editor

I'm looking for a free (basic) image editor capable of reading and writing EMF (enhanced metafile), besides the older WMF the only vector image format MS Office products can handle) vector image files....
2
votes
4answers
1k views

Online tool for drawing organic compounds and exporting to SVG?

I want to be able to quickly generate an organic compound and export it to SVG format. In particular I need to be able to draw polymer units with brackets. Is there an online tool for this?
4
votes
1answer
94 views

Which software to draw figures?

I'm searching a software for windows with which I can easily create figures. I'm currently writing a report in LaTeX. Of course I could do the figures in LaTeX (Tikz) but this is very time consuming. ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
157 views

How can I create Google(Android)-style images?

I'm trying to achieve this style: Notice that I'm talking only about the imagery of the screenshots, I'm not talking about Material Design. This style they're using seems really minimalist and simple,...
2
votes
1answer
75 views

Creating a logo with style similar to Flask's

I'm wondering what are the options for creating a logo in a style similar to Flask, the requests library and some Flask extensions, like: flask-restless flask-script frozen-flask I've googled a lot ...
1
vote
1answer
227 views

Poly wallpaper creation plugin for gimp or inkscape

I use gimp and inkscape to create a few wallpapers. I would like to know if there are any plugins to edit pictures or new files to create result as shown below. The plugins might be of gimp or ...
1
vote
0answers
60 views

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] ....
1
vote
0answers
119 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
152 views

What software should I use for drawing force diagrams?

I would like to include some drawings, especially some force diagrams to my thesis. For instance, I would like to sketch some figures like: I have a few possibilities Draw them in PowerPoint ...
0
votes
1answer
115 views

Video Editing Software with Vector Graphics Annotation Capabilities

I am looking for a software (preferably free) that allows me to annotate and draw vector graphics in the frames of a video file. I mean is there a software that combines for example Inkscape with a ...
5
votes
1answer
57 views

vector graphics mark-up language for maths diagrams

I want to draw math diagrams, which I think falls in the category of vector graphics. I used the Tex package TikZ for a long time, but the language is not clean enough for me and feels like a hack ...
2
votes
0answers
22 views

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,...
6
votes
2answers
8k views

Vector image to machine embroidery converter

Essentially a modern embroidery sewing machine is a 2d plotter that uses thread instead of a pen. However, most software for it takes raster images, does a process called autopunching to convert them ...
5
votes
2answers
365 views

A scriptable cross-platform diagram editor?

I'm looking for a vector graphics editing program that will easily let me create and maintain diagrams in specific diagramming techniques. The diagrams I need support for are all network diagrams: ...
1
vote
0answers
48 views

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.
2
votes
2answers
919 views

Alternative to Inkscape that does not embed software-specific tags in the SVG

Inkscape has a number of useful features, but it tends to create SVGs with certain Inkscape-specific tags which makes it difficult for SVG editing software on other platforms (such as Adobe ...
6
votes
1answer
279 views

What Linux program(s) support OpenType alternate glyphs and can explode to vector shapes?

I need some Linux based program that will allow me to create an assortment of drawings exported in SVG as exploded shapes that are primarily composed of a couple of words of text rendered with a few ...
6
votes
0answers
112 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
84 views

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 ...
5
votes
0answers
252 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
129 views

App or site to make font-based clipart?

I want to make a set of images of letters and numbers, in different colors. Specifically I'm working on a children's game, and want a 100x100 px image of each alphabet (English) letter and number. ...
3
votes
2answers
308 views

Cheap modern image editor to stitch images, draw basic shapes, crop, resize

I need graphics software to edit images. The requirements I'm interested in are: very cheap license (< $25, free, or trial-usable forever) not very old DLL dependency (VB6 or similar) not very old ...
12
votes
5answers
25k views

App to convert existing image files to vector graphics?

I have some rather large PNG files, and I'd like to convert them to vector images for future use. Is there an app that can do this? I'm thinking something like I have to specify what is what in the ...
6
votes
5answers
573 views

OS X graphic design app that supports vector graphics?

I'd like to start working with vector graphics instead of normal image files for my app icons. As screen resolutions get higher and higher, so do file sizes. I'd like an OS X app that supports ...
13
votes
1answer
130 views

GUI app to create maps made up of polygons

What could I use for creating maps with polygon-shaped sections? Here's an example of what I'm talking about: This software should be able to create and edit these polygon maps. Ideally, they could ...
15
votes
1answer
434 views

Offline OpenStreetMap with vector maps for Windows Phone?

I am using an HTC 7 Pro and I am looking for an OpenStreetMap app where I can download offline maps as vector maps. I need OpenStreetMap because the maps are very good in my area of Argentina. (...
19
votes
1answer
576 views

Cross-platform free vector editor for shutterstock contributors

Shutterstock has very strict submission requirements for vectors that make it hard to use free software, for example, "no bitmaps" - saving gradients in Inkscape, for example, results in the bitmap ...
29
votes
2answers
500 views

What PDF viewer will allow me to quickly view which elements are vector?

I work in the printing industry where having vector artwork for a job is paramount when it comes to the best production output. Often times clients will send me a PDF file that contains a raster image ...

1
2