Re: Callouts in Graphics?

Subject: Re: Callouts in Graphics?
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Geoff Hart <ghart -at- videotron -dot- ca>
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2005 15:28:16 -0500

> I'm surprised that nobody (in my limited awareness <g>) has done
> anything much to facilitate localization of graphics: For example, why
> not write a simple utility that records the position of each text box,
> extracts the relevant text into a text file (so it can be used with a
> translation memory system), then reimports the translated text into the
> graphic file? Given the number of hooks into the Photoshop API, it
> doesn't seem like this would be rocket science, and it would provide
> many efficiency benefits when it comes to localizing graphics.

Two words: real estate.

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References:
Callouts in Graphics: From: CB Casper
Callouts in Graphics?: From: Geoff Hart

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