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Is it possible to produce such design hints (on elements padding, spacing, width, height) automatically in photoshop? Is there any plugin that can potentially do this?

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I don't think so. I've not seen any dimensioning tools for Photoshop. There are dimensioning tools for Adobe Illustrator (Hot Door CAD Tools). –  Scott Jun 19 '13 at 22:33

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You can't do that in pure Photoshop. But PNG Express extension can help you. PNG Express extension can layout your design specifications onto your design.

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Interesting find :) –  Scott Jun 20 '13 at 13:44
    
that's very close and a great time saver! –  DmitrySemenov Jun 20 '13 at 23:22

Looks like you can. I have not tried it yet (but I will) but specKing looks like it might fit the bill.

It can:

  • specify sizes and distances
  • provide typographic info
  • color specs and other info

From their website:

specKing is a Photoshop plugin that provides tools to generate design specs and annotations

Take a look at: http://wuwacorp.com/specking/

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Found another speccing plugin: specctr.com –  Igor van Oostveen Feb 7 at 11:13
    
And another: ink.chrometaphore.com (free) –  Igor van Oostveen Feb 27 at 12:52

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