I've tried doing this as a td with a 1px spacer image in it and as an empty cell that just has an nbsp; - neither one works. This is in a fluid layout, so the width will change based on window size. Any other ideas?
There is also the hairline below the hero - if you have a quick fix - let me know. I've scoured the interwebs but haven't had much success.
I think you misunderstood my question. I'm trying to do this with background images - not standard images. Although this particular one has text that's on white space - the same applies when there's a colored background. Examples below: