Modern communication on the Internet cannot be imagined without an avatar - a small graphic image that serves as a virtual portrait of the user. You can make an avatar yourself from any image you like.
It is necessary
- - the Internet;
- - a program for working with graphic files, for example, Microsoft Office Picture Manager.
Select an image on your computer that you would like to make an avatar. This can be a digital reproduction of a painting, a photo of a landscape, a still from a film, or your own photograph.
Open the selected image in a graphics program such as Microsoft Office Picture Manager. Select the "Modify Pictures" tab, on which click on the "Crop" line. In the corners and in the middle of each side of the image, handles will appear, dragging them, you can crop the image to the sides of the selected fragment. In the panel on the right, you can watch how the dimensions of the picture change as a result of your manipulations.
Make sure that the size of the fragment you cut out meets the requirements for the avatars of this or that Internet resource. The standard size for avatars is 100 by 100 pixels, but other sizes are quite common. If the image is too large after cropping, you can correct it using the "Resize" line. In the tab that opens, in special windows, you can set an arbitrary width and height of the image.
Save the result of your work. It is advisable to save the avatar in the.jpg
Use special services on the Internet (for example, avadel.ru, pikyn.ru or avatarka.org), which offer free avatars from your images. The step-by-step process of creating avatars on such resources is very simple and does not require additional explanations. On some avatar making services, you can apply special effects to your image: change the brightness or contrast, insert a picture into a frame, or make it black and white.