Extend Canvas

The "Extend Canvas" script creates a simple one-color frame by increasing canvas size.

  1. In the Toolbox, click the "Background Color" box and choose a color for your frame.
  2. Run the "Extend Canvas" script.
  3. In the dialog box that opens, set the canvas extension in pixels for each side of the document.
  4. To frame all the opened images, check the "All open images" gadget.

If you want to frame an entire folder of photographs, you use the "Batch" tool:

  1. Open any image.
  2. Run the "Extend Canvas" script and set the canvas extension values.
  3. Click the "Save and Close" Save and Close button button to make the script remember your settings.
  4. Launch the "Batch" script.
  5. Select for execution the "Extend Canvas -batch edition" command.
  6. Choose the source directory and "Destination" options.
  7. Click "Run" to start the batch processing.
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