Questions about symbols or marks as used for corporate identification, identity, and branding.

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Optimal background for an emblem mobile wallpaper?

I am trying to find the ideal background for this personal emblem that I made to use as a mobile lock screen wallpaper. However, I am spending too much time trying to achieve the ideal background for ...
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Logo design: Use different logos for different media, or use the most simple one for all purposes?

I'm currently designing a logo for one of my projects (web application). It mainly deals with navigation and is named "navio". I now have several options to choose from and realized that some that I ...
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Are there any sites which provide feedback for logo designs?

I know Behance, Dribbble etc allow designers to have feedback of their work too but their focus is mainly showcasing the work of designers. There are sites that provide feedback of your website ...
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Logo Feedback Please!

I really need feedback on my logo. I am in the process of branding my Great- Grandmother's Pie's for my portfolio, but I do not want to proceed until I complete the logo.
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Illustrator Aligned to Pixel Grid But Logo Still Fuzzy

I'm trying to create a crisp logo in Illustrator CC, and no matter what I do (have set up web document settings with align to pixel grid), when I go to save my logo as a PNG-24 web document and ...
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After Effects 3D logo no rendering lights on the extrude part

I need to do a 3D logo. I have started from Illustrator and later I have imported it. I have made the logo using "Create shape from vector". I added lights and the camera, and set all the previews ...
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Design icon or logo with lettering like opera max / opera mini / limo app

Are there any plugins/fonts in photoshop/illustrator for designing icons like the images below or is it all done by constructing paths ? It would be great if anyone could provide a tutorial or steps ...
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Can Anyone suggest free font similar to Don Citarella Gothic

I am stuck in a project which is logo redesigning. Client need fonts similar to the existing one. The font is Don Citarella Gothic and it is a paid font. I need a look a like font which is free ...
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What typeface is Casper Sleep logo? [closed]

What typeface is used for the "Casper"? Can anyone help? If it is a vector and not a typeface...is there a typeface that is similar to what is used?
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Seeking advice to improve my brand identity concept

This is my first time using stack exchange, I read the critique guidelines but they're not very clear, hopefully this is on topic. https://www.behance.net/gallery/37394779/Skyline-vapor-work-in-...
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Is it okay to use Apple logo as a part of an icon in a website?

I'm working on a website for a data recovery company. I need to make an icon of a MacBook, because they offer specialized service for OS X devices. I'm not sure if it is okay for me to place the ...
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What are the design errors of my logo and how can they be corrected? [closed]

I am a professional scientist, and I wrote a computer program (with no other collaborators) to facilitate the calculation of Feynman diagrams. To make it look professional, I designed a logo for the ...
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Unpaid logo design

I'm currently a graphic designer student and i don't have much knowledge. I used to have a friend which i designed a logo for, about a year ago and we agreed on him paying me when he graduates, ...
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Logo similarities. Copyright Issue? [closed]

We let someone create a logo for our new sports brand. we really like it but there seem to be some similarities in the design to another popular sportsbrand. is this logo ok in your opinion or could ...
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Can anyone identify the typeface used in this logo created in the 70's

Please help us to identify the typeface used to make "Marmot". Is it possible that it was hand-drawn very, very well? Not Stymie nor Rockwell
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Plagiarism or subconscious?

BRIEF "We’ve reinvented electricity supply for the digital World making it possible for any generator to sell directly to a consumer". "By buying electricity directly from generators, you get a ...
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Why do my logos lose clear edges quality when uploaded? [duplicate]

I design logos using Illustrator. Now, it is vector based, so the image shouldn't lose its quality when its dimensions are reduced? (I've heard so). If you look at my blog, I have Logo just before ...
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What applications should I use to make this into a proper logo?

I am trying to design a logo for a company. Whilst using an app called: "Legend" on my iPhone, I came across a really cool design which fit my needs very well. However, the app is only for creating ...
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Can it be considered artistic freedom to caricurate (social) media logos for a print publication?

I'm working on a graphic for academic publication. In that graphic I would like to refer to the concept of social media, ideally with the logos of (for example) facebook or twitter. According to their ...
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How to setup a Large design in Photoshop [duplicate]

I've created a 8'x10' backdrop in Photoshop and would like to verify that how I've set it up will have great print quality. It's 300 resolution and 3000 x 2400 pixels. Thanks
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Help with logo design

I don't have nearly enough money as a student to afford Adobe's Creative Cloud, so I'm forced to settle with Inkscape for graphic design. I'm trying to create a logo something along the lines of this: ...
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How detailed can I be for embroidery/patch personalization?

I was tasked with designing a logo for the EMEA team and from our meeting they want to have the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) in their logo. I started tracing out the countries, but am afraid ...
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Is there a reason Hillary Clinton's logo has hidden notches?

This question is not political in the least! While looking at the SVG version of Hillary's logo found here, I noticed there were notches in the two vertical bars of the H. The arrow crossbar covers ...
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RGB logo colors changing while converting to CMYK in Illustrator [duplicate]

I made logos in Illustrator but never made one for printing purposes. The problem is I made a logo in RGB mode and my client finalized it but they want its printable version. I converted its color ...
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How to add a background to a logo? [closed]

Can someone explain to me how to put the picture of the pink (marble) background inside the round shape?
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Preserving font type in illustrator SVG file

Hi I am new to illustrator and created an image that uses "Skia-Regular" font. But when I save that image in .svg format, it changes the font type. And when I open the .svg format file in browser the ...
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Need help making my logo stand out from the background

I would like to ask for suggestions on how to make the logo (Printzilla House) below stand out more on the pattern background. I've tried adding an oval white shape, but it seems to look a bit weird. ...
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What is the recommended way to export a logo from Sketch to Illustrator?

I've always been intimidated by Illustrator and it's pen tool to the point that I void using it. I usually do everything on Photoshop and then import to Illustrator to use the live trace feature ...
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Blurred, bad quality logo [duplicate]

I'm working on logo design in adobe illustrator. It's typography with border and I have problem. When I export it do png or jpg in small size it looks blurry and overall bad. I'm working on pixel ...
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Can you someone please help me know which file formats of the designed logo shall be given to a developer? [duplicate]

Please explain which file format should be handed over to the developers so as they don't breakdown when used on webpages.
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Objects do not abut precisely in Illustrator CC

I am trying to make a logo with a pattern of varied transparencies since the client wants a transparent png logo. No matter what I try, I cannot get the squares to line up perfectly. It looked fine as ...
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Partial rebranding - good / bad idea?

I have a client who has the most abysmal logo. He thinks it's epic... he made it himself. His web presence is sadly afflicted by said logo. As he is beginning to see the shortcomings, I want to ride ...
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How can I change this multi colored logo to a single white one?

I am having problems with changing the color to white or black of this certain logo because it isn't a simple fast pasted one. I can use Photoshop and Illustrator (prefer photoshop) Both of my ...
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How to pick reverse/inverted colours for logo variations?

It is typical in logo design that an inverted/reversed version of the logo is provided in order to cater for use on opposing (darker/lighter) background than the normal predominant logo colour. Is ...
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Can I use this? [duplicate]

Is this logo okay to put on a t-shirt and sell? If not, what can I do so I can? Thanks
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How can I change the color of this object in illustrator? [closed]

I have a jpg of gold glitter and I would like to add that as the background color of a circle thats part of my soon to be logo. Ive tried to add it as a "texture" under "transparency" but it comes up ...
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What is the Font type of “pocket edition” text in Minecraft Pocket Edition logo?

Does someone know the font type of the text "pocket edition" in the Minecraft Pocket Edition logo pictured here?
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Which angles look good

A friend of mine had a poster made for his business. Here is a segment of it: I can't tell for sure, but I think the angle of the logo is not quite right... (I don't mean any pun with the business'...
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So I designed a logo in Illustrator using just text which I'm looking to have it printed, can it still be used as a vector [closed]

Basically, what the title says, I designed a logo in Illustrator which I'm planning to print as stickers using just text/fonts. Will I be able to export/save it as a vector and have it printed? My ...
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Critique Request: Band logo

Finished my first logo; it's for a jam band that I'm in. We play alternative rock/shoegaze music in the veins of Death Cab for Cutie, Coldplay,My Bloody Valentine... I was wondering if anyone has ...
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Critique Request: Very Generalized Catering Logo

Update: First Try: I used the advice here and went back to the drawing board, wracking my brain for some creativity with this name and developed: A "C" icon representing (hopefully) a borderline ...
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Opinion & Suggestions Request for a newly designed Logo [closed]

Dear all, I have come up with a logo for our new camel milk cafe, please let me know your opinion about it and suggestions if any in order to enhance it more.
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How to make 3D 2D text? [duplicate]

I want to make a 3D looking text that would in fact be 2 2D layers. Here's what I want to make - I duped the layer 2 times and moved the second layer a little lower, then used Blend, recolored and ...
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Conventions regarding saving separate versions of a logo in Adobe Illustrator

When designing logos in Adobe Illustrator, what is the best way to save all the separate versions of the logo? In separate project (.ai) files or in separate artboards?
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How to isolate the text from a bitmap logo?

I have been given a logo from a client that they want me to 'extract' or 'cut' the text out of and use just the text with a transparent background to fit with the design ethos of their marketing. I'...
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How do you arrange shapes in Adobe Illustrator to mimic someone holding cards? [closed]

I'm having a hard time placing square shapes evenly as if someone was holding playing cards. Is there a feature in Adobe Illustrator that can help me achieve this?
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Looking for feedback on kerning and custom type treatment

Working on a logo wordmark for a pasta fast food chain. They wanted something very simple and typographic. There will be a little grunge treatment after this but i first want to get the kerning and ...
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Adobe Illustrator - Hiding masked portions from selection? Cutting or masking a muti-layer and already masked section?

It's difficult for me to explain what I'm trying to achieve, hopefully this image helps illustrate what I want to do. This is the final product I'm trying to achieve (done in photoshop). When I ...
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Subtract overflowing group of shapes from shape in Sketch

about a month ago I switched to Sketch for webdesigning and I'm a very happy camper ever since. I really love the program and for me it's a big improvement from webdesigning with Photoshop/Illustrator,...
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How to digitize a logo from a geometrical description on paper?

I'm not a graphic-designer. A friend of mine is - a retired one. I asked him to design a logo for my company. He does not know how to use a PC/Mac for design tasks so he did it on paper. It looks ...