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Laser Cutting - Engrave then cut outline. Easy method?

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When laser cutting, if I want to take an image and engrave the details and then cut out the outline what is the easiest way to accomplish this.
To my understanding, I can use Corel Draw to convert to bitmap then delete all detail to leave only outline to make two different files.  
However, when I create my bitmap the edit bitmap feature disappears.

Any insight to an easy method for taking something like a picture of a line drawn tree, engraving detail, then cutting out the outline would be very helpful.
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Shaun VermaakSenior Consultant
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Ultimately you want to get to a vector or a tracing via something like a pen tool (depends on the actual application)

Can you post the picture?
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You can try the Android app below.
      
Photo Sketch Maker
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.aerotools.photo.sketch.maker.editor
Madison LowryVolkswagen eLab Specialist

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Thank you so very much for your help!

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