checkout this image:
How can I achieve a round rectangle like that with a transparent cropped image at the center? I can't find a good way for
Just an AI lover... not sure about "guru". :)
Or alt #10... copy and paste it into photoshop as a "Shape Layer" and you've got it in either app.
In Photoshop, first make the rounded rectangle:
[An alternative workflow is to drag out a square selection marquee and apply
You now have three layers: the basic rounded square and the two "cut out" shapes.
Your rectangle now has the other two shapes cut out of it. You can adjust blend modes and opacity from there to get the effect you want.
I'll let Scott, who's our resident Illustrator guru, give you the steps in AI.