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How to preserve image quality with reduced size in Adobe Photoshop PDF output [duplicate]

i'm a newbie in photoshop and i want to create a PDF output from my PSD file , the problem is when i set best settings in save as PDF i get a very good quality but the file is a little big about 8MB ...
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Change colour of text from black to white in photoshop [closed]

Easy one, I get it but how do you change colour of text from black to white photoshop. I've found the colour selector but I cant see white as an option(?)
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Problem with bold line in pattern after I export file from Illustrator into Photoshop

I made pattern in illustrator, imported into Photoshop and I get bold line over all edge lines. How to remove that problem? Don't know what to do. I turned off AA in general settings and in ...
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Photoshop CS6 - Is there anyway to apply gradient overlay on multiple layers at once?

Is there some way that I don't have to go to one layer by one and open their layer style one by one?? I wanna be able to apply the dither option of the gradient overlay for every layer style. Is that ...
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Make simple icons larger without losing quality in Photoshop? [duplicate]

I couldn't find an answer to my question, probably because this is so basic. How could I make a simple 2 colored flat icon 2 times larger in Photoshop (CC) without making it blurry?
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Changing layer colours across multiple Photoshop documents

I'm designing an app, and when I designed the screens, over 40 of them, I did it in the clients colours. We've now settled on a new colour scheme, and I need to replace old colours with new ones. Is ...
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PS CS6 - Removing access colour behind a layer

I'm trying to recreate the Google chrome logo and I've got to this stage, the issue is that the red colour is overlapping the outer ellipse where I've used the polygon lasso tool. I've managed to hide ...
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Printing in CMYK

I've designed my first business card and I'm trying to print it via Moo. I designed the card in Photoshop in RGB and Moo is requiring me to save in CMYK. CMYK does not support the colors I've chosen ...
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I need help with app development [closed]

I am building my very first app. I have the concept and I have built the frames in photoshop CC. I want to turn it into a live app - I am overwhelmed with the different programmes & software ...
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How do I recreate or move a logo from Photoshop to Illustrator [closed]

I created a logo for my company from an photo in Photoshop and now I would like to move it to Illustrator to make it a vector image so I can make professional looking marketing material. Can someone ...
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Change pixels of a specific color to another color, across all layers?

I am drawing an image that's going to be parsed by a program. It expects very specific pixel colors, in this case black 0x000000FF (full alpha) to work properly. ... I made a whoops! Randomly, some ...
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Split layer based on contiguous area? (PS:CS4)

Is there a way to split a layer based on contiguous area? So that, for instance, a layer with 20 'islands' of solid colour, separated by a sea of full transparency, would produce 20 new layers for ...
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Large Format Photograph Printing

I've got a client who wants me to create a large format banner to go hang at the rear of his property. The bulk of this banner is a photograph of his shop, with some text at the top. For the ...
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Photoshop CS6: Export data sets as jpg?

just stumbled over this site, perhaps somebody here can be of assistance. I've been creating a large data set to create a large number of separate files with similiar layout. Works great so far, the ...
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Photoshop: Batch “Wireframe” Filter

I need to "wireframe" multiple image, over 10,000 and I am looking for the most efficient way to do this. I was thinking of a wireframe filter/effect in PS that will allow me to accomplish this task ...
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How to “repaint” image of a car [duplicate]

What is a good way to go about approximating what this car might look like if I repainted it to a different color? I'm editing the 2D "textured" image and then viewing the results in 3DS Max. As you ...
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How to create interfaces in a graphics editor for responsive grid systems considering that they aren't pixel-perfect?

Any responsive CSS grid system uses long decimal point percentage values for columns' width (e.g. "16.66666667%"). I don't understand how to lay out the grid in Photoshop, because elements of the ...
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Expanding shine made with bevel and emboss

I have made a shiny button with bevel and emboss. I like how it shines in the corner. Is it possible to extend that shine to the right and down? Here are my button and bevel & emboss layer ...
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Mask link not working [closed]

I have a layer linked to a layer mask. If I select an part of my layer and move it, the layer mask does not move. Any idea why this is happening? I'm using Photoshop CC 2015
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is there any script to rename the already existed smart object with the name of its mother file

for eg: box1.psd have (red colored) "ball" smart object and "cat" layer box2.psd have (yellow colored)"ball" smart object and "dog" layer box3.psd have (green colored) "ball" smart object and ...
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How to make shape background transparent?

I am trying to get white moon icon from PSD file. As I understood, there are 2 layers with different background colors: white & orange. I tried to select orange shape area using Elliptical ...
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Photoshop warping a layer while keeping it's border? [closed]

While using the warp transform tool, is there any way to warp inside a certain boundary? I would like to warp the inside of my layer without moving the boundaries of the layer too. Is this possible?
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How to produce a centered svg when using Extract Assets?

This is the design I have. I want my svg to look exactly like this but as you can see, using Extract Assets shifts everything to the left side. Is there a way I can have this centered on Photoshop ...
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Easy Photoshop action or other Adobe automation to generate stylised stacked images

In my job I need to often showcase screens of our work. I find it's very stylish to showcase images like this one: Beautiful stack of screens Resting iPad screen Is there an easy way to do this in ...
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How to extract text and preserve shading effects?

I have a logo and I am trying to extract the text while preserving the shading effects. I have tried several approaches, such as using magic wand to delete the background color, but this results in ...
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Photoshop CC 2015 Save Action is not overwriting the original PNG file

I just updated to Photoshop CC 2015 for OSX. When I had Photoshop CC 2014, I had an action: - Change hue - Change levels - Save - Close Which I could batch on hundreds of PNG images. The Save ...
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Batch replacing colors in InDesign

Is there viable way to swap colors in a InDesign template and export them using a batch process or script? Ideally, I would like to be able to make a CSV file with a list of hexadecimal color values, ...
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Draw a curve between two set of lines

Is there an easy way in photoshop to draw the white letters in the blue letters like below? At first thought I thought it was a new layer with the letters made smaller, but it is not the way to do ...
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Is Sketch good at exporting jpgs and pngs containing pictures?

I designed a pictures grid in sketch, and wanted to export the hole grid as one jpg or png, and then add it to my website. I am wondering if the quality of the jpg or png would be as good as ...
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How do I remove the box and shadow surrounding a 24-bit Windows 10 icon? [closed]

I'm trying to create icons for Windows 10 using Photoshop and IcoFX. I've created 24-bit w/ alpha icons. The alpha channel is rendering correctly (see the shadow in the test icon below) but something ...
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How to make a good gradient with lots of colors [closed]

Any tips on making some killer gradients like this? I am in love with this gradient: (Image by Ivan Bobrov via Dribble: https://dribbble.com/shots/1763092-K-mark ) How can I achieve something ...
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Photoshop (CS6) - Character rig

Say I want to use Photoshop's puppet warp to animate a (2D) character. I have a psd-file with a layer for each component that can be moved individually - e.g. a layer for the body, one for each arm, ...
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Sizes for a website mock up [duplicate]

Anyone can suggest me a proper size to start with ? and then hopefully I will be able to resize it :) according to screen sizes .and also some fonts
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Triangle Pattern Background

I'm using Adobe Photoshop CC. I have a background that I want to convert it into a triangle shaped pattern for example, check the tiles on this picture I have found a tutorial on how to do it but ...
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Photos are grainy when imported in illustrator?

So I got some raw pictures from a client for some business cards, they all look grainy when imported to illustrator I tried to edit the pictures and export them to JPG, but they still look grainy in ...
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Delete only one step in the middle of history (Photoshop)

Is it possible to delete only one step in the middle of history (keeping all steps after it) without juggling with multiple files?
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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 [closed]

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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How to crop to fit to required dimensions without altering image aspect ratio [closed]

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 ...