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Logo license remove

I have downloaded small image that I want to use it on my website but I have to buy it and really I couldn't do that. Also I want to do some changes in it. The question: If I downloaded the image and ...
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How to start digital painting? [closed]

I'm a graphic designer. I've mostly used illustrator and indesign for my work since a large portion of my work involves designing logos, poster etc. I have done a bit of digital sketching and ...
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Animating/photoshp a 3d model?

After finish designing a product and having some STL file( the file for 3d printing you get from softwares such as solidWorks), you would like to make some movie of it, and animate it . For example ...
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How can I resize PNGs so that an internal selection matches specified dimensions?

I'm using Photoshop, though any image program that can handle this issue and PNGs with transparency I would be open to. I have a multitude of images of picture frames right now, but they are ...
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Making a dotted stroke line in Photoshop WITHOUT using Illustrator [duplicate]

all the answers I'm seeing talk about using Illustrator. We don't have Illustrator. We will not be getting Illustrator. Is there a way to do this task in Photohop alone? I need to make a circle with ...
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How do you extract text and styling from a Static GIF?

I have a static non-animated GIF image, is there anyway to extract a line of text and/or its font formatting information from it? I've tried opening it in GIMP, but the whole image appears to be only ...
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Photoshop batch/mass save for web

This is a variation on a number of previous questions, but I seem to have a unique situation. I have a photoshop file. It has many layer groups, each forming a distinct and complete image to be ...
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Glitch gradient effect

what would you think is the best way to create a gradient effect like this: Thanks EDIT: Here is where I have started, I create a gradient within a thin stripe, and then duplicate and move the ...
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Traditional Illustration/digtal

I have a traditional logo (as on Illustration board, inked and painted) to finish for a client in Pennsylvania. I am in Idaho. What would be is best; Mail the piece and let them use it with a local ...
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What's the right hardware and Photoshop configuration for big size canvas with a lot levels?

with the new devices like iPad Pro I need to design UI with a lot of details and a lot of levels (also with smart object for a faster modifications) cause I need to have all on the same files, the ...
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edit/transform vs edit/tranform path - it works opposite!

If I select an area to transform, in the edit menu it says transform path instead of just transform. I'm not in quick mask mode, but if I change to quick mask, the menu reverts to simply transform. ...
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Photoshop CC2015: *Pasted* Vector Smart Objects not Launching Ai

I get it that if I place an Ai file in my PSD, it will launch Ai for Smart Object editing. However, it used to be just last year that simply pasting a vector object from Ai into PSD file, it would be ...
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Photoshop hue mode for brush

I'm trying to change skin color in photoshop to something more pale. I've heard adding a layer and setting it to 'hue' does this, but when I try, the change is absolutely minimal. To see if I was ...
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Photoshop disable edge smoothing

I have a selection in photoshop. But when i press the "DEL" key to delete the content from within the selection, it automatically smoothes the edges. I want that i deltes excatly without any ...
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Photoshop gets stuck in one tool and wont accept keyboard shortcut while painting.

So I'm painting with the brush tool, and I mess up and hit "E" on my keyboard for the eraser but the tool doesn't change. I hit "cmd+/-" and nothing happens, I hit "M" for marqee nothing happens. ...
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How to edit .ai or .eps file without illustrator with photoshop?

How to edit .ai or .eps file without illustrator. I have photoshop only on my system. Kindly help me. Thanks in advance:)
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Magnetic lasso straight on the edge of the canvas

Is there any way to get the magnetic lasso tool to snap up to the edges of the canvas instead of wiggling its way along beside the edge? One would think that positioning the lasso pointer outside the ...
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Overhead Bend Effect With Design

Graphic Artist Gurus Unite! I have experience in Photoshop (CS4) but mostly with simple image editing for website design (cropping, resizing, working with packaged mockups, etc). When it comes to ...
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What type of animation should I use in this case? Flash, frame by frame or other? [duplicate]

Good day! I'm making a game where I need a sprite animation. It's a pretty simple animation but I need to decide what kind of specialist I need to hire to make the animation for me. This is the ...
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Prevent Photoshop from adding unnecessary prefix

I am just try to use the Export Option "Export Layers to Files" where Photoshop exports each individual layer to a seperate file. You also get the option to enter a custom prefix that will be added ...
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Saving as PDF in 300 dpi changes the resolution (PHOTOSHOP)

I would really appreciate your help. I 've been trying to figure this out for more than 5 days sadly on different types of software and finally I decided to download Photoshop CC and still no luck. I ...
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How to find and replace color of vector object in photoshop 6 like fireworks?

I'm using Adobe firworks from 4 years. now i switched to photoshop. i'm facing a problem in photoshop how to change the color of all vector objects in only one or two steps. i have tried copy and ...
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Why does 1px equal 1pt in photoshop but not on the web? [duplicate]

Please explain why in Photoshop setting a font size to 16pt or 16px looks exactly the same size but if I do the same test on a web site, the font-sizes are VERY different. Example on the web Why ...
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Why my Photoshop brush pixelated instead of smooth

Sorry, I don't know how to describe this strange behavior. I have no idea what happened on my brush... Please help me. Thanks a lot!!
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Linking font properties on different text layers in photoshop

I'm looking for a technique in Photoshop which allows me to have a master text layer that's linked to other text layers and changes applied to it are applied to all liked layers (regarding font ...
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Add contrast with threshold in Photoshop, possible?

I'm adding a lot of contrast to some images in PS (+100), but I'd like to keep the dark areas, like that, because otherwise they get all black and I lose the details. Is it possible to do something ...
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How to Batch Export Background Layer in PS or Bridge

I have thousands of tif files that all have different adjustment layers, but all have a background layer in the document. Sometimes the background layer visibility is turned on, sometimes it isn't. ...
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How to use a .GIF in a paste special > into?

Or a similar method. Using Photoshop CS6 and I'm trying to take a gif and paste it into the shape in an already made image, in this case it's a circle. Like how you do paste special > paste into and ...
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Export all layers to png in Photoshop including those outside of the canvas area

I am using the script inbuilt in photoshop, but if some of my layers work are outside canvas, it trims those to the visible area only. But we need everything in the layer in png, whether is was ...
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Intuos 4 pen “sticking” when selecting anything or painting in Photoshop

Just yesterday, my Intuos4 pen began malfunctioning. It's "gripping" onto anything I select as well as little "ghosting" tails when I paint in photoshop. The eraser end is not effected. Makes it ...
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Pause/Stop PS Action and Resume Later

Is it possible to stop/pause a Photoshop Action and resume where it left off at a later time? I have an action that adds padding to images and running it to a batch of 50,000 images. Obviously this ...
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Bandings on shadows and gradients

I have a small project where the background needs gradient. I was using Phosothop CS5.1 but decided to upgrade to CS6 because it had the dither feature After upgrading and I opended the file I saw ...
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animated gif shows all layers instead 1 after 1

Photoshop cc: I used an existing gif and deleted the background on all layers. I saved it again as transparent background. The image is 150 layers. It a a groiwn figure ( like an opening flower) and ...
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Creating large banners to be viewed from a distance, at a size Illustrator can't handle

I need to design large banner, 40ft X 10ft, but Illustrator can't handle that size, so I create it at 1/3 size in Illustrator. Once done, I export a web image (JPEG), and set it to 100% quality. Then ...
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How to apply adjustment layer to layer mask?

Everything on Google is how to apply masks to adjustment layers and I wan't the opposite. I have a mask and want to apply a levels adjustment to it. Is there a way to do that?
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How to copy data to the clipboard from the info panel?

For example: I am wanting to copy some data from the info panel, preferably x, y, width and height to my clipboard. Is this possible within Photoshop? The reason I ask is because I have hundreds of ...
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Gradient fade a PNG image using Photoshop [duplicate]

I've searched high and low and finally hit upon alpha channels, but I don't know how to configure an alpha channel to suit my needs. I'm trying take this image... ...And turn it into this. As you ...
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Help creating assets for iOS

I´m new creating assets for iOS. I only did UI until now. I´m a bit confused creating assets ini photoshop. Anyone can let me know the image size in pixels for 1x, 2x and 3x? I´m wrong whit these? 1x= ...
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Best way to make a lighter version of an texture without losing quality?

Levels, curves, brighten/contrast, exposure, something else? I tried levels and brightness/contrast, but they don't appear to be working well and make it too contrasting and different from the ...
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pale colours turning into loud colours [closed]

i've been having a hard time with Photoshop. i'm a student in a games and web design course and i can't do any work for them on my Photoshop for what it is doing. I use Photoshop elements 6.0 here's ...
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How do I extend an image by adding blur to sides?

I need to make an image 1080 x 1920. But when I do, the image looks very distorted. Is there a way I can extend an image by adding this blur to the sides of it? Also, does anyone know what this is ...
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Layering silhouette using Illustrator/Photoshop [closed]

How does one attain this type silhouetting using layers and the laso tool? My intention is to have a different background photo. ...
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Why did my stroke drop from one side of the layer after I re-sized the canvas?

I have created a .psd file with a background layer that I added a stroke to. Adding the stroke worked fine until I had to re-size my canvas. After I re-sized the canvas my stroke now only appears on ...
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Image from photoshop has a different black background. I deleted the background

I've gotten an image off the internet. I pasted into Photoshop and deleted the background saved it as a psd and placed it into my Illustrator doc. The Illustrator file has a black background. When I ...
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gradient exposure from center to all directions

I have a picture, where there are underexposed parts in the outer areas. To achieve, that the outer are gradually more exposed, I would like to create a new exposure layer with a two-folded mask: A ...
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RMOS Consultancy logo design Problem? [closed]

Problem with logo design: doesn't scale down well I need some advice/opinions on the attached logo and what my designer should have done to make it scaleable. It looks fine at high resolution and ...
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Print all layers as thumbnails with their names on one page [duplicate]

I want to print all layers preview on one page with the names. I 'm looking for a .atn action or other simple way to do it
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Exporting PNG & JPG blurry, can resize in gmail with no blur

I've seen a few questions similar to this, but haven't found an exact answer. Please direct me if you find a thread that can answer this. I've tried exporting a png and a jpg for a email signature ...
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turning off layer names in the document title bar in Photoshop [duplicate]

I'm pretty sure i've seen a setting to turn off showing the layer name in the document title area before but i can't seem to find it now, it's robbing me of my screen real estate when there's ...
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Batch fit images into ratio with blurred background

I need to resize a lot of images into a 4:3 ratio with the desired effect. Is there a way to do this using photoshop actions? (the background can be scaled or two copies moved to the sides, either ...