[OS X TeX] Program to draw Venn diagrams?

Curtis Clifton curt.clifton at mac.com
Wed Apr 14 14:00:11 EDT 2004

On Apr 14, 2004, at 12:50 PM, Rene Borgella Jr. wrote:

> What about OmniGraffle?  There are fully functional demos avail. that 
> you could try. The site has templates and examples.  I am not sure how 
> you could get the graphics into your LaTex doc, but I'm sure others on 
> the list would know how (if you can) do it.
> <www.omnigroup.com>

I use OmniGraffle for creating figures for use in LaTeX documents all 
the time.  OG will export a selection to pdf or eps format (among many 
other formats).

I haven't played with it for making Venn diagrams, but it seems like 
one could draw circle with a gray-scale, partially transparent fill.  
Overlapping these circles would then result in a darker shade for the 



Curtis Clifton, Graduate Student
Dept. of Computer Science, Iowa State University

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