Jump to content
Kenneth A. Teel

When using the erase's blend mode ond then export the work under SVG's format, Affinity Designer export the transparent background as flattened.

Recommended Posts

If I have an image with a transparent background -in my case an SVG image I have imported in Affinity Designer to edit it, and I set one of the layer on "erase"'s blend mode. When I export the image in svg's format the whole image is flattened. In my case it rendered then a white background.

I haven't tested on Affinity Photo or Publisher.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The svg specification supports blend modes, but the Affinity apps don't sadly. Any blend mode either results in a fully rasterised image embedded in the svg, or if you force rasterisation off the effect is dropped.

Having said that, in your particular case the "erase" blend mode isn't actually in the svg specification, so that would require a different approach to output in vector form.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Please note the Annual Company Closure section in the Terms of Use. These are the Terms of Use you will be asked to agree to if you join the forum. | Privacy Policy | Guidelines | We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.