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What would you call these illustrations' style? Minimalist?

They differ quite a lot from the usual flat design minimalist trend, but is still quite a common style? What kind of techniques are being used here? ... and would using Illustrator or vector drawing ...
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How do I display, but not print a layer in photoshop? [duplicate]

Is there a way to make a photoshop layer display but not print. (It's a border that I want to see but not print.)
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Two color gradient with hue/saturation over image [duplicate]

How can I create a gradient over image in Photoshop without changing anything on the image itself, but so that gradient works as hue/saturation (or something similar)? For example if I have a picture ...
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Matching printed images to what is seen on screen

I'm working with colour images that I have changed to black and white, and have altered the contrast of by playing with the different colour channels. My aim is to achieve the same tonal difference ...
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Converting PSD To AI For Printing On Clothing

I'm wondering if it is going to be a problem for me having my graphics artist doing all my graphics for my T-Shirts in Photoshop? He says it's more of a natural art feeling for him to do it in ...
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I need help lowering the storage size of a PNG [duplicate]

I'm trying to upload a geofilter for snapchat (it's a PNG btw) and I used photoshop to make my filter, the end result was 689kb but I need it be 600kb MAX. Is there any way I can lower the storage ...
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How to add padding around images from PS Generate Image Assets [duplicate]

I have a layer in Photoshop CC with Generate -> Image Assets checked. The layer is named: 25px x 25px icn_settings@1x.png, 50px x 50px icn_settings@2x.png, 100px x 100px icn_settings@3x.png The ...
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PhotoShop: How to delete a selection after you're done with it

I use the pent tool to make a shape, then right click make a selection, I fill in the selection with the colour I want. Great perfect no problem. Now say if I want to go to the stamp tool and work ...
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How to stop Photoshop CC from snapping to other elements?

I'm trying to move elements around on the grid, but Photoshop CC keeps trying to snap to other elements in the image. I've tried turning off View > Snap and then turning on View > Snap To > ...
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How to create a circular badge with lines as spokes? [duplicate]

I need to replicate this look. How would I go about doing so in either Photoshop or Illustrator?
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Desktop, Tablet and Mobile Phone Best Pixel Size for Artboards in Photoshop

I activated the Photoshop Artboards and I'm starting to use three, one for desktop, one for tablets and the other one for mobile. The problem is that until now I've always used 1366x700 for desktop ...
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creating textured image using adobe photoshop

How can I create a texture effect similar to this image using photoshop? there seems to be more than one effect here. i've tried using noise. but could not manage to achieve the grainy effect. how can ...
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How to cut a part of image in photoshop?

I need to make the following image in Photoshop cs6 : What I did is made two circles, one with light green color the second with dark green color as: Then I covered light circle with the ...
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What is the tray below window menu called in photshop cs6?

What is the following bar/tray in photoshop cs6 called?
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CMYK Droplet (batch convert)

I would like to know if someone can share a clear step by step process to creating and saving a RBG to CMYK batch process, then create a droplet for it, have the droplet on my desktop so I can simply ...
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Performance flyer

i have a flyer i have to make for a play and I'm using photoshop. I'm trying to put a layer of a lady on a stage in the 2nd to front layer, the title in the 1st layer, and a blown out transparent lady ...
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Editing Photoshop layers in Sketch

Can I edit Photoshop layers from a PSD file in Sketch? If not, is there a way to import a PSD into Sketch?
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Photoshop cc, how to create a layer in exactly rectangle size?

after drawing a rectangle, photoshop CC create a new layer containing it. However, the layer size is the canvas size, not the rectangle size, showing as following image. However, I want my new layer ...
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Trying to punch a hole in the white circle [closed]

I cannot punch a hole in the white circle, even when I create a layer and hide it. What should I do? See here:
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Why is my PDF displaying documents at 72dpi?

I created a file in Photoshop with a resolution of 300ppi. However, my PDF keeps producing a file that consists of what is much smaller and more like a 72dpi image. I triple checked my resolution ...
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Photoshop: How to prevent exported images from being centered

In Photoshop CC 1.2 I am using the Quick Export as PNG option on an Artboard. My artboard is larger than the image it contains. I would like the image to keep its position relative to the artboard ...
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How to create my own filter in photoshop?

I need to be able to do very specific stuff like : -inside the selection, select pixels that have a color saturation above a treshold X, -then replace those pixels with the average pixel that have a ...
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How to create continuous flat shadow of text in photoshop?

I know this is super easy to do, but I can't find a way to drop this type of shadow thing in photoshop. Something like this: Can anyone help to achieve this type of text effect shadow? I ...
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Width and height of every element is shown 100% in photoshop CS6

I want to know the width and height of a rectangle in a Photoshop CS6 design. When I select it's layer and press Ctrl + T it's width and height both are mentioned 100%. The problem is with every other ...
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How can I use the same smart object several times in the same PSD

I am using a smart object in my PSD file that I duplicated 3 times. When I update the smart object by saving the others don't change. The objective is when I update one smart-object the others will ...
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How to calculate and obtain the right colour for an object I'm designing [duplicate]

I find it very difficult to choose the right colours for my graphic design. I am very bad at colour combinations. I find all the service oriented companies to be using blue a lot. I find all the ...
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Transform sheet of paper [duplicate]

I'm trying to do a sheet transformation as on the attached image without loosing the quality of a pattern (dotted), I've tried Transform -> Wrap (AI CC2014) but transformation I got too far from ideal ...
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Merge two layers with transparent BG in Photoshop

I have two layers in Photoshop. Layer one has Soft Light blend mode and 50 % opacity, and layer two has normal blend mode and 100% opacity. When I merge these two layers, color of the picture on ...
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Can I remove transparent pixels from a layer with a different blending mode in Photoshop cc14?

If I have a layer with a white background and I want to remove it, I can often just change the blending mode to Screen or Overlay and it ends up exactly the way I want it. However, I often want a ...
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How can I change the color of dark areas of an image in photoshop? [duplicate]

I have an image with light and dark areas. I can colorize the whole image, but how do I make the light parts one color, and the dark parts another color? See the example image.
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A way to use iPad as a drawing tablet for Photoshop & Illustrator?

Are there and apps/programs that allow an iPad to be used as a drawing tablet? I've tried Duet Display and Chrome Remote Desktop, which are great apps, but are not helpful with my situation. They don'...
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How to make double arc font effect

There is Arc lower warp effect, but I want my text to look like this: There is also Squeeze effect, but it is limited to 100% and this is not enought. Is there some simple ways to do this?
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Bending a line in CS6

I am trying to bend a line using the anchor points and direct selection tool. I place the anchor point on the line in center. Using direct selection tool when I drag I get this unexpected ...
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How to change change rendered gradient color to transparent

I have a fairly basic flat image, that is black with a radial gradient that fades to gray (originally purple, but I modified the saturation to try to make this easier). I need the image instead fade ...
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Pixel Dimensions with InDesign

I hope to achieve a better understanding on how to provide the highest quality of images in JPEG when exporting in InDesign. The story below is a condensed version of the situation. Task My task ...
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How can I make the CLONE STAMP tool act the same when in bitmap mode compared to grayscale?

When I use the clone stamp tool, I get my selection and then I proceed to hover my brush over the image and get a little preview of what it's going to look like if I decide to press down. This only ...
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How do I change the colors of Shadows and Highlights like Instagram in Photoshop? [closed]

Ok let s pretend we re about to upload a photo to instagram and we click the tool button that is on top to the very right. Then we click the "color" option and we have a choice to change the color of ...
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Do you have to include .PSB's when handing over master .psd ?

I'm handing over a master.psd for a website, but inside I have a link to a smart object which seems to be a .PSB file. If i just hand over the one master.PSD is this .PSB file embedded inside of it.....
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Photoshop CC - Use one Layer in different groups with different effects?

I have designed the background picture for our company phones. It changes slightly with seasons and on special occasions. What I would like to do: have one layer (eg with numbers for ambulance an ...
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Web Banner comes out the wrong size?

So my brief was to design a web banner to the dimensions of 1280x600 px at 72dpi. I have already set this when i opened the document in Photoshop however when i sent this to the client they claim it ...
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How to make (and save) custom warps in photoshop? [duplicate]

So, I'm doing a picture in Photoshop, and I'm gonna need to use the warp tool to, well, warp layers. Many of them. And I need to be precise. So I'd like to be able to save the current warp, and be ...
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Fetus skin to normal baby skin [closed]

Is there a way wherein i can change a premature/unborn fetus' skin into a normal baby skin? So far what i have tried is: Color the skin of the fetus with skin color Overlayed skin texture on the ...
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Photoshop Actions Panel Stop Without Message

I can insert a stop action using the Actions Panel dropdown > "Insert Stop" command. During playback, a popup is displayed with an optional message and a "stop" button. How do I stop an action without ...
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Creating a Selection in Photoshop with no Feathering or Anti-aliasing

EDIT: TL;DR I can't get rid of anti-aliasing and/or feathering, even though they are disabled. Some visuals, so you can actually see it happen... First this is me trying to erase, clicking madly; ...
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Cookie Cutter for Text Box Creation

I have a design where I am adding text on top of butterflies. I have been using this technique to create a custom text box shape. Although given the complex shaping of the butterflies this is taking ...
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Photoshop: change colour of animal fur

I'm trying to change the colour of animal fur to make it look natural, as if the fur has actually grown/been dyed that colour. I've tried a colour layer with various blend modes, hue/saturation layer ...
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Actions in Photoshop

I recorder action sequence and toggle dialog window ON on file savings to change a saving file folder. And every time I saving .jpg file it add a "copy" word at the end of file name. How to prevent ...
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Add a conditional line to existing script

I've got this script from an earlier question and answer (specific resize layer action) Many thanks to SQW! (function (){ var startRulerUnits = app.preferences.rulerUnits; app.preferences....
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Make text look like it's part of icon

I'm trying to create a 'Delete History' icon. Here's how it looks now: There are two problems: 1 - I feel something doesn't look right. 2 - How do I get "History" to look like it's there, and not ...
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How do I find out why there is a discrepancy between pixel measurement in Photoshop and code? [closed]

I created a design spec in Photoshop that called for 50 px of padding between two rows. When the developer sent me a screenshot of the requested design in code, the 50 px was way too large. What could ...