The field Drop sets the offset between repeats. You can enter any fraction you need such us 1/2, 1/3, 2/3. Also, you can specify any offset such as 1 cm, 30 pixels etc. The field Mode sets the direction of the drop field, horizontal or vertical. Using an image with suspected drop information it can detect the drop automatically in your image. With in the modules you can force to detect the drop information automatically.
When the Drop field is not a multiple of the Horizontal or Vertical image size, according to field Mode, the window shows an alert icon.
The following images show examples of drops and rapport types.
1/1 horizontal/vertical Drop
1/2 vertical Drop
1/3 vertical Drop
1/2 horizontal Drop
1/3 horizontal Drop
The rapport edit button will be deactivated if an offset is set.
The Offset group allows to set the offset applied to the image.
The icons let you change the offset to four relative positions to the image.
|Sets the offset to origin|
|Sets the offset to the vertical origin and 1/2 width of the image|
|Sets the offset to the horizontal origin and 1/2 height of the image|
|Sets the offset at 1/2 width and 1/2 height of the image|
Shows the Origin, Size, Resolution and Scale of the repeat, and the resolution and scales of the repeat preview parameters. The Edit… button opens the editing window for the Repetition parameters.
The fields Resolution and Scale of the repeat let you use values between 1% and a 100% both of the image resolution and the scale. Also, the fields Resolution and Scale of the repeat preview let you use values between 1% and 50% of the image resolution, and between 1 and 50% of the scale.