How to Use 1-Touch Laser Photo to Engrave Photos on Various Materials
1-Touch Laser Photo is a software application that can convert digital photographs into bitmap files that can be used to laser engrave the image onto different materials, such as wood, stone, or metal. The software automatically applies the optimal bitmap filter and image enhancements for each material, resulting in professional quality laser engraving results. In this article, we will show you how to use 1-Touch Laser Photo to create high-value products with your laser engraver.
Step 1: Download and Install 1-Touch Laser Photo
You can download 1-Touch Laser Photo from the official website of Universal Laser Systems[^1^]. The software is compatible with all brands of laser engravers and works as a stand-alone application. You will need to purchase a license key to activate the software after installation. The license key will be emailed to you after you complete the payment process.
Step 2: Select and Edit Your Photo
Launch 1-Touch Laser Photo and click on the "Open" button to browse and select the photo you want to engrave. You can use any photo in BMP, JPEG, PNG, or TIFF format. The software will display a preview of your photo on the main window. You can use the "Crop" tool to adjust the size and shape of your photo. You can also use the "Rotate" and "Flip" tools to change the orientation of your photo. You can also adjust the brightness, contrast, and gamma of your photo using the sliders on the right panel.
Step 3: Choose Your Material and Export Your Bitmap
Click on the "Material" drop-down menu and select the material you want to engrave your photo on. The software will automatically apply the best bitmap filter and image enhancements for that material. You can see how your photo will look like on the material by clicking on the "Preview" button. You can also change the resolution and size of your bitmap using the options on the right panel. When you are satisfied with your bitmap, click on the "Export" button to save it as a BMP file.
Step 4: Send Your Bitmap to Your Laser Engraver
Open your laser engraver's software and import your bitmap file. Adjust the settings of your laser engraver according to your material and desired output quality. Make sure your material is properly placed and secured on your laser engraver's bed. Start the engraving process and wait for it to finish. You can then remove your material and enjoy your laser engraved photo.
1-Touch Laser Photo is a powerful and easy-to-use software that can help you create stunning laser engraved photos on various materials. It saves you time and materials by automatically optimizing your photos for laser engraving. You can use it with any laser engraver and create high-value products for yourself or your customers. To learn more about 1-Touch Laser Photo, visit its official website[^1^] or watch this video.