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How to make a contact sheet from a multi page PDF

I am trying to make a contact sheet from a multi page PDF. The output doesn't have to be a contact sheet per se. I am only looking for an automated way to place all of the pages from a PDF into a ...
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Exporting ray-traced 3D animation Photoshop CC

I have a 3D logo made in photoshop and I made a basic 3D rotation animation. I ray-trace the object but when I export it, it appears that it's not ray-traced and looks bad. I've tried all the 3D ...
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Applying Blending Options to group doesn’t work as expected

When applying my Gradient Overlay to a group of layers, the gradient doesn’t size to fit the minimum frame of the layers in that group. So for example, a green to red gradient shows up on the group as ...
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How to make photos color like this?

i try to edit a photo like the picture. i think that is an overlay color. after i try to make overlay with Photoshop, the result is totally diferent. This is the result of my attempt
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How to automatically create 500 images with increasing numbers in Photoshop? [duplicate]

I want to create 500 images which all have the same size and background color but show a different number (increasing from 1 to 500). So the output should look like this: ... Now I don't want ...
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External Data Input PSCS6 with text changes

Basically Im a small time graphic designer trying to simplify some small tasks that will be constantly pop up. My objective is to automate Twitter banners where the user can input their Name 'Alias' ...
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Turning black and white image into black and transparent [on hold]

I am making a sticker for Macbook Pro. The image is of the Joker and it is in black and white. Now I wanna make it in black and transparent so that when I stick it to the back of the laptop you could ...
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Photoshop - Batch rotate layer and export

I am trying to rotate the arrow in the picture above 72 times (every 5 degrees). I have tried creating an action set that rotates the arrow and then saves it each time, but this just overwrites the ...
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How can I get back the missing portions?

I used the Pen tool to cut out the picture from the background. When I refined the edges I forgot to refill these missing parts. Is there a way I can save them?
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specific resize layer action

Is there a way to resize one layer to the dimensions of another layer as an action. It seems you can only transform an object to percentages not pixel dims. Thanks
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Photoshop - extracting a reflection on a car

I have an image in high resolution of a dark black car from side view. The image is real and realistic, so there are some real reflections on the car. My goal is to add a banner of a commercial on ...
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How to resize image wihout warping to weird required size not in keeping with aspect ratio [duplicate]

I have to resize a bunch of images to 1080x864 when they should be 1080x720 to keep the aspect ratio. I tried it and it warps the image. Is there a way to do this? (not keep the aspect ratio but ...
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“subtract selection” will not work to make custom shapes? [on hold]

why will my "subtract front shape" option not work on photoshop CS6? i have already created a complicated shape, and i can't make it into a custom shape because it won't subtract the shapes inside(in ...
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How to crop to fit to required dimensions without altering image aspect ratio [on hold]

I have to resize a bunch of images to 1080x864. When downsizing an image the proper resolution is 1080x720 when keeping the aspect ratio. I am required to use a file size of 1080x864. If I kept the ...
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Photoshop: high pass filter or sharpening filter?

I was wondering, what is the difference between the high-pass filter and the unsharpen mask one? I am used to use the first to improve the quality of the image (to make it less dreamy and more ...
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How does the artist make the hair details (hairline, strands of hair etc) show through the sea photo? [on hold]

I presume the sea photo is layered on top of the photo of the guy, so how does the hair details show through if the face of the man is shown with the use of a layer mask? And how did the artist ...
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Photoshop Text Layer is Locked and I did not Lock it

In Adobe Photoshop 7 I cannot move my text layers around because I get the pop up telling me it cannot complete my request because the layer is locked. I did not put a lock on the layer. I'm ...
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How to cut out objects with background layers and effects intact?

I'm trying to do something that is probably really simple, but can't figure it out for the life of me. I have a bunch of stars I have made into a type of logo. I then placed a cool antique paper layer ...
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Which tools is used to draw this image? [closed]

I am new in Photoshop CS6. I have a sample picture and i want to draw a picture same like this I dont know how many tools are used to draw this. Please suggest me which tools are used to draw like ...
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Can't use keyboard shortcuts when using my Wacom Intuos? [on hold]

So here's my issue: whenever I use my tablet (a Wacom Intuos) I can't use keyboard shortcuts while I'm drawing. In order to use them I have to click out of my artwork (click on the layers panel or ...
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Scanning colored pencil illustrations and prepare them for printing?

I would like to know how to scan a coloured pencil image properly, without having that grey dots around the image and without expose it so much. My scanner is a Epson V330 Photo and I made the ...
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How's the best way to scan coloured pencil drawings?

I'm doing a lot of work at the moment with coloured pencils on a brown paper and when I scan them they don't seem to come out very well at all so I was wondering if anybody had any advice, or tips in ...
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Split elements from one layer into multiple layers [closed]

I have a .psd file with a lot of assets (icons, logos, etc) in a single layer. Is there any automatic way of splitting these elements into separate layers?
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What is the easiest way to remove the white background on these images? [closed]

Is there an easy way to remove white background on these images? Some of them have shadow so Wand Tool is not that precise. Any suggestion? Source:https://goo.gl/jc2Zhc
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Photoshop cs6 Why is new video layer next to old? [closed]

Just got PS CS6 Extended and I'm trying to learn it. In the online tutorials, I see that adding a blank video layer puts it below the original on the timeline. But when I add a layer, it puts it next ...
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How to Prepare UI to Mobile Developer iOS Android

I'm new in design for ui. I have to do for all resolution iOS and Android. I would like to ask about following questions: Is this correct process? Finish design Do for all 12 sizes resolution: ...
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Photoshop Lighting Effects differs from preview

I try to apply a Lighting effects filter to create a stone texture, like in this tutorial. The result I see in preview (first image) differs from the one I get after clicking OK (second image).
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Anybody capable here to tell me about this? [closed]

I just saw a picture somewhere which I am attaching, it is made using photoshop. Can anybody tell me how can I make a photo similar to this one? What is this technique or category called and how to do ...
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How to convert .png stripes to one .gif file? [closed]

How to convert .png stripes to one .gif file in photoshop or any other application. Thanks in advance.
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Drag layers between tab-docked documents in Photoshop

Using Photoshop CC (on Windows), I sometimes need to drag layers from one document to another. When the documents are tab-docked, I expected to be able to drag the layer over the tab and have have it ...
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Rotate an object smoothly in Photoshop CS6

i am currently using Photoshop CS6 and there is no "create video animation" option in timeline tab. I have only one option to create animation via "create frame animation". I want to rotate a ...
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Photoshop: Blend raster shapes uniformly into eachother

I have a raster file (.tiff format) such as the sample below and I was wondering how I could do a blend between the round lightgreen shape and the darkgreen shape in Photoshop (without affecting the ...
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How can i open indesign file in photoshop or illustrator? [closed]

Can anyone help about my indesign is corrupt, so how can i open indesign file in Photoshop or in illustrator? is there is any option to open indesign file any other software? Thank in Advance
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Eliminate shadow on rasterized text in Photoshop?

First of all, I could not find anything matching my problem, probably because of the lack of better keywords. I created a word with the Text Tool and rasterized it for cropping and editing. But now ...
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Floor cleaning in camera raw and photoshop

In the picture up we notice dirt in the floor. How can we remove this using photoshop and camera raw in a way that gives it a kind of gloss?
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Is there a way to center text/images without multiple clicks on items?

I was wondering if there is a way to center images/text without needing to click multiple items? Usually i will need to click multiple items in order to be able to align things. I am in a situation ...
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Want to correct inclination in an aimage in photoshop [duplicate]

In the up is italicized to the right. Is there any way in photoshop to straigten this image ?
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Preserve text layers when exporting to PSD in GIMP?

I have a bunch of old xcf files on my computer I'd really like to export to PSD after moving my workstation over to all Adobe products. However, I'm noticing that when I export my xcf files to PSD, ...
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How to match a photo background with a hex color

I have this photo that I want to fade/color to match my hex color #007ac0, without cutting it out. How would I go about that? The color on the left just for reference. I want the beige to more or less ...
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How to create multiple images that contain diffrent word in them? [closed]

I create a poster and It has a qr code embedded in it and name of the place, and I want to change them to different names and qr code, The qr code is linked to the page of the place that poster is ...
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Different colors and shadows when opening an image in photoshop and after saving the picture

I am working on Photoshop CS6 and i face the following problem. When I open a jpg file on Photoshop CS6, the image appears to be much more dark than the original jpg. If I start editing the picture ...
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Photoshop vs Kirita

Has anyone used the an Editor call Kirita, and are there many differences in comparison to Photoshop? Is there a recommendation on either, or even a different program?
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Is it possible to edit the blacks used when converting an image from RGB to CMYK?

I was printing an image today with a lot of blacks today on a large HP printer. You can see in the image below that some of the ink did not completely dry. This sometimes happens on film but never on ...
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Is composite color editing my print media ads in photoshop a frowned upon practice?

Obviously with print media, the norm is to design the ad in vector, CYMK, in a tool such as InDesign, and export straight to PDF or something. But I like to put a vivid "edge" in the coloring of my ...
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How can I edit an image so it doesn't come up on google images search [duplicate]

I am building an online game that works with images. The user has to guess who's in the altered image that the website displays. So far so good just that if the user does a google search for the image ...
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How is this gold 3D effect created?

So, we've probably all seen the images that showcase the font. I came across one (see attached) and I've been looking to create this effect for a long time but didn't find anything. Here's the ...
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Using Mask to trace transparent space inside Text

I have a text which has transparent space in it. I wanted to trace that space in order to use it as a clipping mask for an image. I selected the space using magic wand. I some how did something and ...
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Photoshop adding background layer to my cut and paste

When I cut and paste part of an image to a new file I am getting a back ground layer that is slightly larger than the size of the image. How do I prevent Photoshop adding a background layer or at ...
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How to make ascending text is CS5 PS?

I want to be able to get a ascending/descending size ( 3D ) effect with CS5 Photoshop text. Like this. I've tried make each letter a different size and edit -> transform -> scale and am very ...
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Grayscale, washed out effect for web page footer

I am trying to duplicate this portrait mosaic -- inspiration courtesy of Mozilla's homepage -- for a company intranet footer. I'm a Photoshop neophyte (more adept with Illustrator) and don't know how ...