Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Different is a question and answer site for power users of Apple hardware and software. It's 100% free, no registration required.

With Skitch, I often find myself wanting to take screenshots of different parts of the screen, annotating them, and combining them into one image. I could use a separate program for this last step, such as Acorn, but is it possible to do this from within Skitch?

share|improve this question

2 Answers 2

up vote 5 down vote accepted

Nope, not possible within Skitch.

The quickest workaround I've found to achieve that is using Keynote as a canvas, so you can combine the image in no time :

  • open a new 'White' theme in Keynote
  • drag & drop the 2 images from Skitch to Keynote
  • align the images in Keynote, resize, do some edits if necessary
  • take a snapshot with Skitch
share|improve this answer
    
Great tip, thank you! –  Alessandro Vernet Feb 6 '11 at 7:41

Can't do it with Skitch, as noted. But LittleSnapper will work. It creates an image for each screen, then you can drop them all into a photo imaging app and compose into one image.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.