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1answer
9 views

Should graphs and charts be reversed for RTL-reading audiences?

I don't recall ever seeing any examples of right-to-left-reading charts and graphs, so I'm guessing the answer is no; however, I wanted to ask here to see if anyone has information to the contrary: ...
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0answers
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Cutting out white (low contrast) objects from white background

I need to figure out the most efficient way to make quick cutouts of white products and a white background. I usually make a copy of the blue channel, level it out and paint over the rest, but it's a ...
0
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4answers
28k views

What is the default dimension for a user's Twitter's Background image?

What are the default dimensions for a Twitter User's Background image? If I want to upload my own image for my Twitter account's Background image, what should its default dimensions be, as per ...
0
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2answers
27 views

Mathematical Drawings,sketch like (Geometry)

I'm a mathematics student doing a thesis project related to geometry and I want to add some pictures, I have no experience in graphic design but I really want my project to look aesthetically ...
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0answers
8 views

Bake Blurry metal in C4d

Been trying the bake a blurry or rough metal in Cinema 4d. I am looking to bake a stainless steel effect. Every time i bake the refection the reflection channel is clear... I have tried everything ...
0
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0answers
9 views

How to quick export (PS) ONLY what is on the artboard?

I'm trying to export several images in PS to png and some, not all, result in an image that has the things outside of the artboard. Setting a clipping mask the size of the artboard does nothing. ...
0
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1answer
7 views

Resize Photoshop canvas to fit selected layer's (larger) dimensions

I know how to crop, to fit a selected layer's dimensions that are smaller than my canvas, but is there an easy way to upsize my canvas to fit a selected object that is larger than it? Can I find out ...
0
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0answers
27 views

What style is this vintage illustration? [on hold]

I'm looking for images similar to this one to use in a design but i'm unsure of what to search for. What style would you call this image? And how were illustrations like this created originally?
0
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0answers
15 views

Can anyone help me identify this font? [on hold]

I am trying to find out what this font is. I have tried Whatthefont, whatfontis, mactherator and I Bold block results. No where close to the image. I am trying to determine the font for my wedding ...
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0answers
20 views

I'm find font from landing with potatoes [on hold]

anybody know what font is it? I tried with myfonts, but it didn't recognize it.
0
votes
1answer
34 views

How to make 3.42m x 1.75m size pdf file with 300 dpi?

I'm working to make big size pdf file for printing. 3.42m x 1.75m (300 dpi) Printing company need 300dpi file. I tried it in Indesign and Photoshop, but failed. Please help me. Regards.
0
votes
1answer
18 views

How to remove space between tiles in a grid

I have PNG file that contains a grid of tiles. There is a two pixel wide transparent space between each tile but I would like to remove that. I'd like their edges to be flush without a space. Aside ...
10
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2answers
1k views

Why use a white circle/spot in eye icons/logos?

What is the reason behind using a white circle/spot in eye icon/logo in terms of visual or graphic design? Is there any specific meaning?
22
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4answers
1k views

What’s the right character for an apostrophe?

Maybe this will be considered a little bit nitpicking and this might be asked before, but I wonder what’s the correct typographic character for an apostrophe? Many times I see the so called ...
1
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2answers
35 views

Is there an automated way to remove cropped regions of embedded images in order to optimize the size of an Inkscape SVG file?

I am preparing some figures for a scientific publication using Inkscape. These figures are SVGs containing embedded bitmap images that are quite large, but only a small rectangular clipped region of ...
0
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0answers
10 views

After Effects SWF - Not showing correctly

I have a problem with After Effects CC 2014. I have multiple different Ai illustrations blended together and exported as a SWF file which I import to AE to create a morph animation. In total I have ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Is there a way to change the calculation unit type of the part area whilst keeping the length unit type different? [migrated]

I want to change the area unit type (to cm^2) of a part in "General Properties" whilst keeping the length unit type in "Document Settings" in another type (mm). Is this possible and if yes how can I ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

Insert a variable on many pages in Adobe InDesign to fill in when printing PDF

I have a "Name" field on many worksheet pages which I want automatically filled in with a particular student's name when printing. I know in InDesign I can just create a master page that those ...
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votes
2answers
63 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Re-creating gradient effect in Illustrator

Tried searching for any tutorials online but I couldn't seem to find one. How do I re-create this image color in Illustrator? I tried using gradients but I could not seem to manipulate it to ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Using colour within fontographer 5

I have recently designed a logotype which needs to include the colours originally designed with in Illustrator. Is there a way to do this?
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0answers
24 views

How to improve image quality [on hold]

I would like to make this image better, so I can use it for a valentine's day card. Can anyone help?
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Why is my text distantly spaced if i change the format to full justify?

I'm using Corel Draw X7. I type my word in a text box with left alignment. but when I change it to full justify, the text becomes distantly spaced. And I can't fix it. The text doesn't look neat. Can ...
2
votes
3answers
210 views

Why can I create layers, but not layer groups in the indexed color mode in gimp?

I'm making some pixel art in gimp and I so I figured I should use the indexed color mode since I won't be using very many colors. About halfway through my project I realized that I wanted to be able ...
24
votes
8answers
6k views

First client's partner demands free website redesign, wants deposit returned - moral dilemma

Sorry in advance for the long read. I'm 22 years old and just finished university for graphic design. I was approached by a small business which wanted me to design them a logo, stationery, and a ...
0
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2answers
269 views

Website to apply some visual style to a vector image (SVG, etc)

Question: If I have a vector path (let's say it's an SVG), what's a website I can send it to and get various "styles" in return? What I mean by "style" is just: change the colors of the vector paths ...
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2answers
364 views

Can I save layers as a template in InDesign CS6?

Is there a way to set up layers without data & style sheets & color in a file and save as a template so that when I open a new document of that particular layout those layers are already ...
2
votes
1answer
201 views

How can I rotate (twist) a particle field in 3D Studio Max?

I have a particle array emitting from an orb rising out of "goop" that I want to twist as they emit, to where it forms a tornado like effect around the object. How can the PArray be modified to do ...
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0answers
9 views

Appropriate system software and application software [on hold]

Give me suggestion appropriate system software and application software with graphic designer
5
votes
8answers
24k views

How do you call tall, thick fonts, similar to Bebas?

I'd like to find similar fonts to Bebas (below): What do you call these types of fonts? Thick, tall, and usually all in uppercase?
1
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1answer
69 views

How would I restrict a path to a hexagonal grid?

So I need to create a world map using only hexagons. I have an svg of every country on earth that I got from QGIS. Basically, I need to do what I did with China (above) to every single country. ...
0
votes
2answers
223 views

Photoshop CS6 - How to duplicate pen tool path then transform it

I was wondering if it was possible to make a copy of a pen tool line, duplicate it then rotate that duplicate pen tool line 180 degrees, then again 60 degrees. After which I join both pen tool lines ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

How do I delete the stroke part of an image?

I can't figure out how to delete the selected part of the image below, any ideas? And by the way the selected part is a stroke as well so thats why I think none of the other solutions are working.
1
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1answer
32 views

Illustrator: Relative File Path for linked Assets

I would like to link external assets relatively rather than absolutely. Is that possible?
3
votes
2answers
210 views

How to smooth out lines of rotated smart object in photoshop?

I am building some kind of mockup for business card and while i was trying to create the looks like cards are on top of each others i used smart object to easily change look of business card on all ...
3
votes
1answer
202 views

In InDesign, is it possible to hide the Web Content loading icon?

I am using web content layouts to make sure my animations are shown on the iPad. If I display the magazine on an iPad, I can see a loading icon on opening the page, right before the animation starts. ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

How do I make spikes jut off an image?

How would I create the circled spikes in the picture below, I've tried editing the path with the pen tool but that just results with the spikes not being fully through glowing blue.
2
votes
1answer
57 views

Expanding an existing Color Pallette

Is there any easy way to expand a pallette to include additional colors that match/compliment the current scheme? In the process of creating some design guidelines for my new nonprofit for ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How can I generate a full waveform from my audio file in AfterEffects?

There is an effect in After Effects which generates audio waves and spectrums from audio tracks. What I get is the form for a given second. How can I get the full waveform on a single frame ?
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Recreate Complex JPG File As PSD? My Designer Disappeared

I unfortunately hired someone who I thought was a fantastic, dependable designer. They created a very complex, extremely well put together landing page for me. They then sent me a jpg version of the ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Set font size in pixels in Corel Draw x7

im using Corel Draw x7 and need to use font size in pixels instead of points. Is there any way to do that? Thank you
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0answers
19 views

Painting a car in 3D then generating stencils

I'm not really sure what software solution would be best, or if one even exists, but I have a car that I want to design the paint job for. It appears that Photoshop can import a 3D model and from ...
1
vote
2answers
435 views

How do I add a border to multiple images in photoshop?

I have thousands of images where I need to add a border onto. I've been trying to automate this tedious process but I don't seem to succeed at it. I've been playing around with the automate, actions ...
1
vote
1answer
40 views

Place images into photoshop without confirmation prompt?

I drag and drop like 50 images into some opened psd. To complete this i have to confirm a transformation 50 times (press enter or click the checkmark). Any way to skip this step and make it apply ...
0
votes
2answers
23 views

distorted shapes and curves

I did a project a while ago where all the curves and a lot of the shapes were distorted. Unfortunately I only noticed the distortion after having saved the file. I am attempting to fix the issue now ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

What's with size-specific fonts?

Google fonts has a font called Slabo 27px -- 27px is part of the font name because the font is made for that specific size. Do you know what's the point of this? The font seems the same to me at ...
1
vote
2answers
39 views

How do I smooth out pixelated lines? [duplicate]

I am designing this logo for my website. It looks great in Illustrator CC but looks pixilated on the site. I want to smooth out the "A" and "W" diagonal vector lines. I have tried exporting as a PNG ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Separating downloaded vector images using Inkscape [on hold]

I am completely a novice at this but I would like to use a vector image I have downloaded using Inkscape OR Gimp. The download came with multiple images and I would like to be able to separate them ...
-3
votes
1answer
35 views

Graphic designer [on hold]

i have been appointed as Computer Engineer as a person in charge to manage the infrastucture in my company, i have been assigned to suggest a specific computer hardware and propose appropriate system ...
2
votes
3answers
142 views

Gimp: quick way to cycle through pencil/brush presets?

I have created 6 different pencil pre-sets with different diameters. What I want is to be able to cycle up and down from one pre-set to the next, preferably with a keyboard shortcut. How do I set this ...

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