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After Effects Transparency Not Working

I'm currently working on a crappy montage in Adobe After Effects, and I have a PNG image of some glasses I want to import. One problem, when I import the glasses, the background is black. I checked ...
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Changing Text In .gif File Without Source

I'm trying to change text on a .gif file (its a 468 by 60 animated banner if anyones wondering). Heres the problem- I don't have the original source file for the gif, and do not on what software it ...
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How do you pixilate a simple image in Photoshop CS6?

I have a basic logo that I would like to see with various sized pixels. I tried just shrinking the image and then zooming in but the reduction created reduced opacity pixels along the edges. I would ...
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How to convert paragraph text envelope to clipping mask in Illustrator CS6

I have some paragraph text that I have modified using an envelope in Illustrator CS6. I can not make it into a clipping mask. I can make it into a mask up until I make it an envelope, after that, I ...
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Gimp or Photoshop filters usage and tricks [on hold]

Where can I find tutorials in creating textures like this wood texture with just using filters like cloud noise, turbulence, etc. and other effects and not painting it? I really don't know when and ...
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how to hide images that only appear when brightened?(Photoshop or Gimp) [on hold]

I was wondering how to hide images in the backgrounds of things and when you brighten it it will show up.
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Color not transferring from Illustrator to Photoshop [on hold]

I have an Illustrator file and a Photoshop file, both are setup as RBG color spaces. But when I copy and past from Illustrator to Photoshop the color changes. For example #b74eab becomes #a6349b. I ...
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photoshop crashed when opening 3d object [on hold]

Hi can i have help here please ? im using photoshop to prepare 3d object to work in after effect, but 1 object out of 2 make photoshop crashed ;( anyone knows why? canvas size? 3d object to complex ? ...
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Opening File is Photoshop CC - Already in Use [on hold]

I've recently created artwork for a client in Photoshop CS6. I sent over the artwork but when they open the .psd file in Adobe Photoshop CC, they get the message... Could not complete your request ...
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Create foreground/background color pair presets to cycle through

I am doing some work with pictures where I am going to doodle in colored cloud effects into some existing nebula to try and give a little more definition to the features I am seeing. For this I wanted ...
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How to convert Adobe Illustrator file (.ai) to Photoshop (.psd) without having Adobe Illustrator installed

I want to convert an Adobe Illustrator file (.ai) to an equivalent Photoshop (.psd), preserving layers, text and so on. I would like to know if there is something like imagemagick to do this, because ...
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“Multiplying” a white background gives perfect results! how do I save this image?

This is my original image in a layer... on top of a pattern bg as you can see, it has a white background. I would love for it to be transparent. When I change its blending mode to "Multiply" it ...
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Why isn't the .ico file format a default in Photoshop? [on hold]

Why do we always need to install a plugin for Photoshop to create icon files? It seems like a fairly common use of the software.
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How can I put my name in the lower corner of my pictures using photoshop? [duplicate]

How can I put my name in the lower corner of my pictures using Photoshop? Specifically, how can I put my name in mass numbers of my pictures using Photoshop? I have 1500 photos from a recent biology ...
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Shifting hue/saturation/lightness of an image to meet an exact value in Photoshop?

Is there a way in Photoshop to adjust the hue/saturation/lightness for an image such that the average value for all pixels would match an RGB value specified? If not, is there a tool out there to do ...
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How to save custom shape without any background [on hold]

How to save a custom shape image in photoshop. I've cropped an image and want to save exactly the same shape of the image without any background including transparent. Is that possible ?? Because I ...
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How to make this border design around the outside of images like these in photoshop?

I was wondering how I would go about making a shaped design around the outside of a rectangular image like these for example? Preferably or specifically the rounded edges on the top left and bottom ...
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invert colors on each layer of an animated gif

I have a rather involved black and white animated gif generated by code for which I want to invert the colors for every frame of the animation sequence. How can I do this? If I select multiple layers ...
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Editing and modifying mesh presets in Photoshop CS6 [on hold]

Just wondering if there is a way of editing the cylinder mesh preset in Photoshop CS6? I need to create a bottle with a tapered neck. The cylinder preset is a perfect start. Can these objects be ...
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How can I delete border lines from a 2 frame gif in photoshop?

I am creating an animated logo for my web site. It is a simple 2 frame gif. The only difference between the 2 frames is that the first one has a glowing object and the second one doesn't. Here's the ...
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How can I draw this picture in PS

I am an novice. I want to draw this picture But I meet a problem I found a heart outline image from the internet and dropped on my ps file. When I was trying to fill this heart with a pure color, ...
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Photoshop Document size for large print [duplicate]

It is the first time when i need to create an image for big print. The real print size will be 2m x 90 cm (200 cm x 90 cm / 6.5 ft x 2.95 ft) If i create a document in Photoshop with this real ...
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What is the easiest way to have a better quality image from a given image

I am a novice for graphic design. I have a low quality image which is given by my friend, its size is really small, but we want to make it bigger and clearer so that we can use it as a banner or logo ...
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Resizing screenshots

How can I make a screenshot of a graph smaller with Illustrator or Photoshop without losing quality? I am using a Macbook Pro with retina display. I also have a monitor without retina display. I ...
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Transparency lost when placing a Photoshop CS5 image into Illustrator CS5

When placing a Photoshop CS5 image into an Illustrator CS5 file I'm losing the background transparency. Have never had this happen before. PDF's a acting the same way.
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What is the size of a smiley if i want to design it for a mobile app? [closed]

I've designed some smileys but when it came to developing the app, some of them were stretched.. so i figured out it might be an issue with the design of the smiley. The smileys I'm trying to achieve ...
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Changing multiple text layers

Is there any way for me to change the contents of multiple text layers that have the same text at the same time rather than doing each one individually in Photoshop?
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Hello. I have a photo I want to print on a t-shirt [closed]

The trouble is that My printer is asking for an AI file I have been working on this as a raster file for a long time (its a pencil drawing I wanna print on t-shirt I just converted them to AI files ...
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How do I export an SVG from Illustrator such that it renders well in small sizes?

I come from a Photoshop background and this is my first time dabbling with AI. I would like to show my product logo in a small size on a webpage (about 15px height). I currently have a PNG (created ...
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When I draw a rectangle in Photoshop, it does not place it on any layer

When I draw a rectangle in Photoshop, it does not place it on any layer. This seems like unusual behavior. Create a new document Unlock Layer 0. Click on Layer 0 so it's selected. Draw a rectangle ...
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How can I measure PX distance between two points on the fly? [duplicate]

I am a programmer, not a designer. So I often need to know how many pixels a certain element is far from top or another element. But I am not sure how to measure this on the fly in the Photoshop CS6. ...
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Photoshop: How to make background transparent without affecting image quality? [duplicate]

I'm really new to Photoshop, but I use Indesign and Illustrator regularly. I have a picture of a product (books basically) that have a white background and I need that background to be transparent. I ...
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How can Adobe Photoshop be used to develop games? [closed]

I am currently studying a diploma of graphics and interactive gaming. I have a question in my assessment "How can Adobe Photoshop be used to develop games?" I have researched a lot and can't find the ...
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My paint bucket tool is pouring patterns instead of a block colors

I'm having a really weird problem with my paint bucket. It is pouring out a weird pattern, I have no idea how this has happened or how to undo it. Any advice would be really appreciated, thanks. ...
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When using the rectangular marquee tool, are there guides to show the center while selecting?

When selecting something with the rectangular marquee tool, I'd sometimes like to see where the horizontal and vertical center are. Is it possible to turn on some kind of guide that shows center ...
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Keep background layer when cropping (script)

I know that if you choose "Delete Cropped Pixels" in the crop tool, that it will preserve the background layer, as a background layer. However, I wished that I could still maintain this function when ...
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Can we automatically stack images into one tall image with Photoshop?

photoshop has a feature that allows us to stack images into layers in one file. Can we automatically apply the height of the new image as the sum of all layers and then spread the layers to make one ...
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What Graphic Design Printer is good for a small office? [closed]

I am looking to buy an A3 printer without bleed. I need experience people advice Where shall I buy it?
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Why are the edges on these images so different?

I am currently making some web images and am getting very riggid lines. Exhisting images on the website seem to differ (these images are pre me so I do not know how they created them so differently). ...
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How is this 'one colour' design trend referred to in the design community? [duplicate]

I had thought that the current trend towards 'one colour photos' was being called 'monochrome' but can't seem to find any examples. The attached picture illustrates what I am referring to. The photo ...
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Font size on iOS7 looks different from Photoshop even though resolution in mockup is same as iPhone dimensions

I'm facing a weird issue here. I did a mockup for iPhone 5 + iOS7 in Photoshop, and since Photoshop handles font size in points, I passed all these info with the mockup file to the dev team. (e.g: ...
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Macro Crop VS Manual Crop, Crop position out of image Size

I have been trying to crop my images using Macro. When i do it manually, Upon pressing the crop button, the Crop is positioned in the MIDDLE of the Image size which is alright for me. I'm Cropping it ...
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Fill a vector path in Photoshop CS5 without pixelated edges

I've created a smooth path around an image that I'd like to vectorize. Now I'd like to fill that path to make it a solid with smooth edges. I created a new layer I selected the path and the new ...
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Illustrator CC 2014 Vector Objects Imported into Photoshop CC 2014 not reopening in Illustrator CC 2014 [closed]

Just today I started to have problems with Photoshop CC 2014 where I was unable to edit smart objects created in Illustrator CC 2014. There is not error that I can see but it just does not open the ...
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how do I get size of preexisting circularly shaped layer in photoshop

I am new to photoshop (Adobe Photoshop CC) and not finding it very intuitive. How do I get the radius of a preexisting circle in photoshop? Someone sent me an editable psd, and I have the circle as a ...
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Gif animation “Echo” problem

I created this animation in premiere and exported it as a gif. Originally the file had a chroma key green background which I removed manually (frame by frame) in Photoshop. When I did "save for web" ...
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How to convert existing image to A4 and set page orientation?

I'm aware the option to preset International Paper (such as A4) for New documents. So I'm looking for similar/same option, but for the existing document without having to hardcode millimetres and dpi ...
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Why save for web in photoshop not work? [closed]

Why sometime this message will come whey save for command use "Could not write the file. There was not enough memory available."
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anti-aliasing issues

This seems to happen most of the time, but more visible when you are importing as smart objects in Photoshop and resizing down. In the attached image you can see where the aliasing is getting really ...
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How to remove border from this coffee cup image when Magic Wand in Photoshop can't?

In Photoshop I've taken Magic Wand as far as I can, I think. Now I'm left with this grayish edge around the coffee saucer. How do I remove it? I've tried altering tolerance in Magic Wand but don't ...