Extra space around shape when extracting a png

I have a photos, which I want to have in round shapes like the example presented below. Anyways, when making the clipping mask in Illustrator CS6, the extra space of the image around the circle stays. So, when I extract a png file, this is what I have-the circle with transparent background, but extra space around it. I tried to just crop the file, but I have lots of them, so this would take a lot of time. I wonder if there is a way to get rid of the space inside Illustrator.

Answer

After you create your circular clipping mask, select it, then go to your artboard tool,

enter image description here

then in the presets above, just use fit to selected art.

enter image description here

Finally, all you have to do when you’re saving your PNG, is to make sure “use artboards” is checked.

enter image description here

Attribution
Source : Link , Question Author : Amelie , Answer Author : fadelm0

Leave a Comment