What topics can I ask about here?

Graphic Design is for questions targeted toward design professionals, students, and enthusiasts.

This includes questions about:

  • Graphic arts theory and history;
  • Layout, printing and typography;
  • Color and composition;
  • The look & feel aspect of webdesign;
  • Illustration and image manipulation.

If you have a font-identification question or you'd like to ask for critique, please note that we'd like your question to follow our guidelines for font-id or critique questions. Those questions area weird fit for your Q&A model, and these rules keep 'em fitting and answerable.

Please avoid asking questions about:

  • Brainstorming or idea gathering;
  • Application troubleshooting or technical support;
  • Video editing;
  • Web site architecture and development.

We ask kindly that your question shows some effort. Show us what you have tried to find answers in the most logical places. Do a Google search and read your application's manual or help file before you ask a question.

For more help, see "What types of questions should I avoid asking?"

Please look around to see if your question has been asked before. It’s also OK to ask and answer your own question.

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