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1x PMS color gradient in Photoshop

How do I create a smooth 1x PMS color gradient in Photoshop, with no banding, to Offset print reproduction
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How to adjust thickness of lines in PNG?

I took a screenshot of a design I like. I'd like to make the lines thicker in the design though. My first thought was to put it into photoshop and use the magic wand tool to remove the background. Not ...
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my textures distort when I put them on my model

I am using photoshop to make textures for clothing in a virtual game. when I build the texture I use 1424 x 1424 and 100 pixels, then reduce to 512 x 512...flatten and then place on the model to see ...
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Are there any free online graphic design courses I could learn from?

I want to learn graphic design, but I am having trouble looking for sources that teach it effectively. I looked it up on Google, and there are no free online graphic design courses that teach graphic ...
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What is the best size for printing large posters on flex from Photoshop?

What dimension is good enough for printing 16ft by 16ft poster/banner on flex/vinyl. And what should be the minimum dpi?
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Photoshop won't launch (0xc00007b) [on hold]

My photoshop won't launch and I've been googling a bit and I found out that I am missing a lot of DLLs. When I saw some of them I thought that they obviously have to be on my computer ...
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Photoshop is automatically changing colors of an image

I am fairly new to photoshop, and I was drawing images for a client's wedding invitations today. The image I created was white, and it wasn't clear enough against the backdrop, so I tried to increase ...
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Photoshop CS6 and .psd Photoshop CC 2014

The project was created with multiple layers (visible or not) in Photoshop CC 2014, then this project has been opened Photoshop CS6. PROBLEMS: a) When you copy all (Ctrl + A > Ctrl + Shift + C) ...
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What is the easiest way to add transparancy to an image in Photoshop Elements?

Is there a simple one click solution in Photoshop (Elements) to remove a coloured background? I have previously zoomed and cut around the image, but the detail and rough nature of this leaves it a ...
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How do I convert and compress a psd file to a pdf file without compromising quality?

I am designing a billboard with artwork that is 12" x 24" with a resolution of 500. (This is what they wanted.) The psd file is 170MB and they only want a 20MB file. I am using Photoshop CC. How do I ...
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can i make 2D art with photoshop and can i use it with game maker

currently learning how to make games with game maker and im useing another program to make my sprites backgrounds and what not just curious if i can do the same with photoshop and if so which verison ...
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Photoshop image manipulation to round stand alone image

In Photoshop I just learned to use the create clipping mask feature to create a round image for example. The image needs to be able to be uploaded into an email design tool that I have to use (it is ...
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Cutting out white (low contrast) objects from white background

I need to figure out the most efficient way to make quick cutouts of white products and a white background. I usually make a copy of the blue channel, level it out and paint over the rest, but it's a ...
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How to quick export (PS) ONLY what is on the artboard?

I'm trying to export several images in Photoshop to PNG and some, not all, result in an image that has elements outside of the artboard. Setting a clipping mask to the size of the artboard does ...
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Resize Photoshop canvas to fit selected layer's (larger) dimensions

I know how to crop, to fit a selected layer's dimensions that are smaller than my canvas, but is there an easy way to upsize my canvas to fit a selected object that is larger than it? Can I find out ...
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How to remove space between tiles in a grid

I have PNG file that contains a grid of tiles. There is a two pixel wide transparent space between each tile but I would like to remove that. I'd like their edges to be flush without a space. Aside ...
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How to make 3.42m x 1.75m size pdf file with 300 dpi?

I'm working to make big size pdf file for printing. 3.42m x 1.75m (300 dpi) Printing company need 300dpi file. I tried it in Indesign and Photoshop, but failed. Please help me. Regards.
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Painting a car in 3D then generating stencils

I'm not really sure what software solution would be best, or if one even exists, but I have a car that I want to design the paint job for. It appears that Photoshop can import a 3D model and from ...
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Recreate Complex JPG File As PSD? My Designer Disappeared

I unfortunately hired someone who I thought was a fantastic, dependable designer. They created a very complex, extremely well put together landing page for me. They then sent me a jpg version of the ...
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Place images into photoshop without confirmation prompt?

I drag and drop like 50 images into some opened psd. To complete this i have to confirm a transformation 50 times (press enter or click the checkmark). Any way to skip this step and make it apply ...
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create new layer for each frame [on hold]

I'm trying to animated images of mine in photoshop CC2015. I complete every step until I have to go to the menu to select create new layer for each frame / make frames from layer and this is where I ...
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Noisy feather selections in photoshop

Whenever I put some kind of feather on selection. Or there is some angled selection; there is a noisy type of selection. How to get rid of it? Refer to the link for image please.
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How to make a sketch like that from a photo? [on hold]

and this is the photo: I need it for a logo. Please help :) ... Thanks!
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Photoshop Actions: How can I add styles (fx) to layer without clearing current styles?

I'm trying to record a Photoshop action that applies a layer style (say drop shadow). When I run this action, all other effects gets removed and only currently applied (drop shadow) remains. How can I ...
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How to create distorted gradient banding?

The top image briefly was translated into the bottom one for a split second as it was loading in an app. Question How can I intentionally make an image distort like this: Original image What I ...
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Create Vector logo from photo of Business Card [closed]

Hi I am building a website for a client who has given me a business card with his logo on. He has no image file of the logo only the cards themselves. I have tried scanning the card but the resulting ...
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PS - How to turn text into a 'hole' over an image to show the original background?

http://d.pr/i/1ey7o I'm trying to make it so the white N is transparent and basically cuts a hole over the star background to reveal the black background. Any help is appreciated, thank you!
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How to save a Facebook Banner so it is optimized for BOTH mobile and web?

I'm trying to add a new banner image to my Facebook page. It's the correct size of 851x315 and I have saved it in both JPEG and PNG, clocking in at 77Kb. The image looks fine on Desktop but when I ...
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How can I use my CC Libraries colours in Photoshop CC Color Swatches?

I created a Color CC Library but I can't use it when I need to pick one of these colours for a gradient. How can I fix this?
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Use Multiple Versions of Same Linked Smart Object Without Increase in File Size?

If I create an empty .psd and save it, it is 461 KB. Let's say I have a jpeg that is 20.2 MB. If I add it as a linked smart object, the .psd filesize jumps to 124MB. I don't really understand why the ...
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Can you create dynamic button styles/shapes in Photoshop that resize with text?

I need to make rounded buttons (pill shaped) in different sizes that will automatically adjust height/width based on the size/length of text on them. In Illustrator you can select a text object and ...
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Are design critiques acceptable on here? [migrated]

I know this question kind of defeats the purpose of me asking, but is it acceptable to post projects on here to be critiqued? If not I'll take this down ASAP.
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Trouble of view with photoshop [closed]

I have some trouble with my photoshop all is very bad view I don't know what to do . I can not work with that. Anykind of help will be much appreciated.
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Using an action to apply color overlay

In brief, I need a way of applying a layer colour overlay with dynamic values in an action. This is a hard one to describe but I have three source theme files which have many layers which correspond ...
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How to enable Paint Bucket instead of Material Drop Tool on CC 2015?

I'm using photoshop CC 2015 and I can't select Paint bucket anymore, only this annoying Material Drop Tool is shown instead of bucket in the Tools. any ideas?
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Achieving a printed on paper look [closed]

Firstly, thank you for taking the time to look at my question. So, I'd love to know how to achieve this effect (pic below). As you'll see it looks as though the ink is sitting on the brown paper and ...
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How to blur part of the underlying image in photoshop?

I am a newbie in photoshop and learning it all by myself, recently I came across of this image and tried to recreate the effect (I used another image though). What I did: 1. Loaded the image on one ...
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There is a problem in parsing jpg data.how can I open it [closed]

Couldn't complete my request.there is a problem in parsing the jpeg data.
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How to design .PSD or .AI file for Bootstrap?

This is my first question on this website so here we go! I'm graphic and web designer. When creating sites or apps I don't deal with front end and I don't want (for now). All I do is UI/UX design, and ...
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How to achieve a 80s stripe-gradient effect? [closed]

how can i achieve an effect similar to the one seen in this picture in PSD ? I`m talking about the gradient lines in the background that seem to lose inner thickness from right to left.
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Something wrong with body proportions, image attached

I hope its right place to ask this question, anyways this is my example of what I try to paint in photoshop with digital pen and i try to understand what wrong in this paint. Some say - the head is ...
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How to draw a line between the same apexes of two rectangles?

I want to emphasize a part of the text (in the right column) with overstating it linking the two rectangles' apexes with four lines. How can I accomplish Step 2? The red lines in the pic had ...
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How do I produce a fully editable multipage PDF from multiple PSD files in CS5?

I have a large number of pages ready as multiple PSD files. I need to make these into at least 2 page PDFs for double sided printing (even better if I can combine them all into one large file), while ...
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How would I replicate this deep etching of rocks with a Photoshop action?

I have a bunch of images of rocks that look like this: ... and I deep etched this one by hand to look like this: Sadly, I have a butt load more to do. I have trouble getting actions to separate ...
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how to make magic picture on photoshop cc?

hopefully this doesn't violate the "Links to External Sites" rule, but I've played around with this and cannot seem to replicate the results: https://twitter.com/penguins/status/578255717880238080 ...
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How do you select all elements in the easiest way?

I am learning Photoshop CC 2014 and facing a problem exporting the graphical elements to Android assets using PNG Express. The problem is not so much PNG Express. The problem I am having is that I ...
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remove transparent pixels in between vector images

I have an eps file containing some vector images. Is there a way in Photoshop to remove blank space in between the images? I know about trim but this only removes space on the outside border I want ...
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How to bring GuideGuide plugin on side panel

I have installed GuideGuide plugin. I am a photoshop noob. I don't know where would I access it? I have create a new workspace Web Development I wish to add GuideGuide Plugin on right side bar for ...
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How do I create a list of RGB values from color swatch (Photoshop)? [duplicate]

I need to create a list of RGB values from color swatch (Photoshop) and save these data in text-file. How I can do that?
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Removing embedded texture in an illustration

We hired overseas illustrators for a project who are now MIA. We have a color illustration with texture on it, but only have a PSD file they've already flattened, so we can't get to the original ...