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Standard font sizes business cards

i'm having a discussing with a colleague at the office about font size on business cards. Does someone know's what are the standard font sizes for name, contact details etc. ? Or some values. He's ...
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how to convert text to shape in adobe photoshop

i know how to convert text to shape in photoshop, my problem is the text has 2 different colors and when i convert it to shape the entire text changes to one color; i really want to maintain the ...
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Photoshop quick export is saving wrong size

I'm trying to export a simple document using File > Export > Quick export as PNG. It's a banner with 240x400 but Photoshop is exporting with dimensions 212x400, so it is reducing width and I have no ...
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Blending colors in photoshop and illustrator

I am working on a print for my wall and I am trying to create something like this: Source I have already created the letters in Illustrator and now I am adding the colors in Illustrator and then ...
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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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non inline shape are pixelated in photoshop [duplicate]

non inline shape are pixelated in photoshop as a designer this is a huge problem ..i looked every where for an answer and i can't find any help ... the problem is when i try to draw a non inline ...
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How to make a shiny effect in photshop

I want a color like the image below. The shiny bronze look.
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Why is the quality of GIF animation from Photoshop so much better than Flash CS?

When I create an animation and export it from Flash CS directly, the quality makes it heartbreaking to look at. Even if I export it to a png sequence with good quality, and import it to Flash CS then ...
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How to Fit content to canvas in photoshop?

I need help in making script or action to make my content to fit the canvas by keeping content proportion. Like this:
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Photoshop artboard blending mode conflict

Whenever I try to blend an image to an artboard - i get the conflict shown below on artboard 3. However I started a new document with a transparent background and it blended properly as shown on ...
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How to record a Photoshop action like rush I.D. and then print to a A4 size? [on hold]

How to record a Photoshop action, for example rush I.D. and then print to a A4 size? Can you give me an .atn file?
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How to “close all but this” in Photoshop?

I've got about 100 tabs open in Photoshop (I've bulk opened them to stack an image). Now I'm getting memory/disk full errors and I need to close all the tabs but one. It's extremely impractical to ...
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Set CMYK colors in Photoshop

I have designed a Flyer using Photoshop. First with RGB colors, but I want to change them to CMYK. I use black, white and two pantone colors. Black is used for the text and there is the problem. I ...
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How to have layers appear on top of Photoshop artboard?

I've got some layer groups I want to switch around on my Photoshop file. I'd like to temporarily place some of these groups outside the page onto the artboard, but they seem to sit behind the artboard ...
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Using 'Batch Rename' and 'Photoshop Actions' to put a prefix on 'Save as' files

I'll try to make this as clear as possible. I'll add mock filenames to try and make it easier to follow. The images I'm working with are for design prints that I sell locally. I am currently ...
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How to have adjustment layer with black mask?

Every time I add an adjustment layer, I have to switch or fill the mask since it is always white. Is there a keyboard shortcut or an option to change so that an adjustment layer will always have a ...
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Convert to four hues while preserving tints in Photoshop

I would like to reduce the number of hues in my image from the full range to only four - BUT - I would like to preserve tints/lightness. I tried using a hue adjustment layer, when I used it it only ...
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Combining layers to Smart Object causing layer styles to change?

I have an array of layers in Adobe Photoshop CC 2015. They have effects on them such as outer glows with varying transparencies. When joining into a Smart object, the outer glow's and drop shadow's ...
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Why is color appearing different between pieces designed for print?

I have recently designed an A5 leaflet in Photoshop and a Standard Business Card in Illustrator for print (Working CMYK). I have saved both documents as PDFs and have tried using several of Adobe's ...
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Size of document for landing page [duplicate]

I'm learning to design landing page/single page in Adobe Photoshop. I don't understand how to choose width of the document in Photoshop? What is it based on? Are there any standards/rules?
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Correct settings for exporting animated gif with transparency in Photoshop? [migrated]

I'm trying to export an animated GIF that has transparency. When I try to preview or save from the "Save for Web (Legacy)" menu, I get an unknown error from Photoshop. Am I exporting with the wrong ...
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Photoshop Droplet - Save & Close AND Rename

Photoshop CS6; I have a simple Droplet that resizes the images dropped onto it, then saves them to a different directory with serial-number names. I would prefer that they are saved as copies to the ...
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Photoshop - Is it possible to find the current border radius of a rounded rectangle? [duplicate]

Here's the scenario: I create a rounded rectangle (shape layer) with a border radius of 8px (all sides). Months later I'm ready to code the design only to forget the border radius. Is there any way to ...
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Determine radius of a rounded rectangle

I have a psd that has rounded rectangle. I need to create a new rounded rectangle with the same radius. How do I determine the radius used on that said rounded rectangle? I feel like this is such an ...
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How to put text onto multiple pen tool subpaths in Photoshop

I just spent quite a while making all sorts of paths with the pen tool, and splitting each one up into a subpath by holding control and clicking after each one was drawn. It all looks good, but when I ...
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How to repeat a gradient multiple times in Illustrator and Photoshop?

How to repeat a gradient 'n' times, for example, repeating black to white gradient 5 times (along the path of stroke) like I've done manually in below example image. Is there a way to automate it to ...
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How do I save a file for email/web that has slices/layers? [duplicate]

I've made an file with multiple layers, images, text etc in Photoshop CC and a few of those images are slices so that they have web links attached to them. When I go to "save for web" or "legacy" in ...
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How to convert Adobe Illustrator file (.ai) to Photoshop (.psd) without having Adobe Illustrator installed

I want to convert an Adobe Illustrator file (.ai) to an equivalent Photoshop (.psd), preserving layers, text and so on. I would like to know if there is something like imagemagick to do this, because ...
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How to display only Google Fonts in Photoshop?

Is it possible to show only Google Fonts in the font drop down without using a 3rd party tool?
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How do I remove the white text boxes, black text, and brick wall from this picture?

As you can see, I have tried using the spot healing and healing brush tools as well as magic wand + fill to no avail.
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Needing help with Shoelace font

Im trying to create a z and an i in this style of font I've never used a graphic design type software and kinda just winging it at this stage so any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
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Why can't I find Adobe Extract in my cloud Assets anymore?

In the past I've been able to open the "My Assets" page and upon viewing a PSD I could've extract CSS information from the Extract tab, like it's still being explained here: https://helpx.adobe.com/...
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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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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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gray photos differ between pc and offset printing

i wanted to ask why gray photos differ between pc and offset printing. 86% gray seem whitish gray on pc but became black on offset printing , is there any solution to see how appear grayscale images ...
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How do I change the colour of a shape in Photoshop after I've drawn it

For some reason it seems impossible to change the colour of a rectangle I've drawn in Photoshop after I've drawn it. I can change the colour of a new one that I want to draw but once it's drawn there ...
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Illustrator pen auto-correction on Photoshop

Illustator has a nice effect on it pencil tool : curve auto-correction. When you draw line, it automatically correct your hand, making it more neat and round. Sadly, I don't see this option on the ...
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Picture loses quality upon saving in Photoshop CS5

I am using adobe Photoshop CS5, I am transforming my picture into black and white via "Calculations" and then i apply "Shadows and Highlights" filter. It actually looks very good in Photoshop but it ...
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Export Photoshop swatch sheet to a human-readable document

I need to export a Photoshop swatch file to a human-readable document with RGB, HSB, HEX values and the name of the swatch. Is there any tool which can export swatches to this kind of a document?
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Trace equation of line in Photoshop

Is there a direct method of using the Photoshop pen tool (or any other tool) to trace the equation of a line in 2D space and create a path from it in a given domain and/or range, provided I define a ...
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Photoshop CC: convert to frame timeline releases only one frame

I have a 20 second animation brought in from After Effects as a jpeg sequence. When I import it, it makes a video timeline, but I need to delete individual repeat frames so I can add a delay to reduce ...
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How do is export a layer with icon from photoshop?

So basicaly 2 questions. First one, I have an icon like this: http://prntscr.com/97uk49 It is on its own layer with tranpsarent background. So for now I duplicate it, onto a new layer. And here ...
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Invert Brown Paper Texture

I am following a tutorial in which one of the steps is to change the brown texture paper to this white texture paper. The tutorial says to 'invert', but I can't understand how to do this and why ...
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Photoshop script to select/average/deselect automatically

I am currently working on an image (wallpaper for personal use) based on lowpoly graphics. When creating the lowpoly part, I have created several triangular shapes, covering the part I wish to '...
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Photoshop CC for Mac modifier keys inconsistent

I am having trouble with modifier keys such as holding shift to constrain, or command key to temporarily switch to Move Tool. Sometimes holding shift simply doesn't do anything. Sometimes it seems as ...
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How to flip Brightness and preserve color in Photoshop?

as the title is saying. Using Photoshop, I want to invert the luminosity of my image using adjustment-layers, while the colors stay the same. So here is my example image: Dark Background (it's ...
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Setting up responsive grids in Photoshop

I'm having some serious trouble understanding one aspect of responsive design. I understand almost all of the basics but one thing that is troubling me is setting up correct grids in Photoshop for ...
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How to adjust online grids to desktop web design and mobile web design in Photoshop?

There are many good grids online (1200px.com, unsemantic.com) that can be downloaded as PSD and used in web design in Photoshop. Now I have 2 questions in relation with this: When I apply this ...
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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 ...