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How to create semi transparent image in Adobe Photoshop.

Updated:  02/06/2011 05:02 AM
Author:  Shiju Mathews

Status:    Resolved.


Follow my tutorial for Adobe Photoshop 7 below and make semi transparent background the color of your choice:

  • Go to File >> New.

    semi transparent Background

  • Select a 2X2 pixel transparent background.
  • Select the view size to maximum.
  • Set the foreground color to the color that you want.

    Change pixel color

  • using the paintbrush tool change foreground color of the top-left and bottom-right pixel.

    semi transparent Background

  • Select 'save for Web' from the File Menu.
  • Make sure that the transparency checkbox is checked.
  • Click OK.
  • select the folder location and name for the image.


    Right click and select 'Save the traget as' to download the SemiTransparent image
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