Bytescout Watermarking Pro is a tool to protect images and scanned documents (TIFF and other formats) with customizable text watermarks and ready-to-use stamps.

This tutorial demonstrates how to add semi-transparent “COPY” stamp to the TIFF document (1-bit CCIT compressed TIF image document).

Source 1-bit TIFF document (screenshot):

Source 1-bit TIFF document screenshot

Install and start Watermarking Pro. You’ll see the main window.

First of all let’s add input TIF image files by clicking on “Add files” button.

Main window of Watermarking. Click Add File to add input image file

Select desired TIF document (or documents) in click Open button to use this image file as input:

Select image TIF files to open and use as source to add watermarks

You will see the image file added to the list of input images:

TIF file in the list of source image files

Now click the Next button. You can see a set of available presets:

Set of ready to use watermark types

Select Stamp Fits Page watermark preset as shown below:

Select Stamp Fits Page preset in the list of available presets

Then select “COPY” stamp from the list of available stamps:

Select stamp type from the list of available stamps

Now click Next button to continue and then click Start! button:

Click Start to start watermarking process

The program will process input TIF document image file:

Watermarking was sucessfully done. Click Next to explorer output folder with output images

Source image (screenshot)
Output image (screenshot)
Source TIFF document Output TIF document with semi-transparent COPY stamp added to the image

Watermarking PRO version for the professional use is also available (see the comparision table)