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How to set a key in 3ds-max for “Environment Map”?

How can i set a key-frame in 3dsmax for 'Environment Map' ? I want to have the 'Environment Map' in first frame Enabled, and in the second frame Disabled.
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2answers
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Managing strokes on inDesign multi-frame tables

found a bit of a stumper. I have a pretty large table that spreads over multiple pages. The problem: I can't separate the stroke at the bottom of the page 1 table from the one at the top of table 2. ...
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1answer
63 views

How would I replicate this deep etching of rocks with a Photoshop action?

I have a bunch of images of rocks that look like this: ... and I deep etched this one by hand to look like this: Sadly, I have a butt load more to do. I have trouble getting actions to separate ...
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0answers
5 views

Can someone help me about vector design? [on hold]

Do we need for design vector building to Building plans? If yes . from where we find building plans? thanks
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2answers
58 views

Indesign - Text wrapping error

I have a sentence that is wrapping even though the text box is large enough and there are no objects nearby to cause it to wrap. How can I get it to stop wrapping? Is there some magic way that it is ...
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5answers
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From CC InDesign file version to CS6

How can I do this? I have an InDesign file in CC version, but I need it in a CS6 version. Write now I don´t have my CC instalation. Please help me, this is urgent. Best regards
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0answers
9 views

Needed Question on Epson Printer

I am looking for help on buying the correct printer for my small business. I create small designs for necklaces that usually have quotes with a design. I have been creating these images then sending ...
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The circle inkscape

Somehow, I lost the circle tool, It comes up with a fill and not the circle if I cancel the fill. Need the actual circle to work with. What did I do wrong? I did have it when I first downloaded the ...
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0answers
7 views

Google Display Ads Illustrator

Ive been designing Google display ads for clients out of Ai, very simple (mostly text and logo)layouts. Im having trouble with exporting, losing text clarity and general quality loss of graphics. ...
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1answer
8 views

Batch combining images in latex or inDesign?

I'm making my print and play card game. Everything is ready: card frame which is common for all cards (svg), custom image for each one (svg or png) and text to be placed below image in the text field. ...
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1answer
21 views

Sketch arc shape with rounded corners

I'm using the following layer structure to create an arc shape in Sketch: I'm going to create several lengths of arc that are an arbitrary length around the circle (e.g. one at 45º, one at 90º, one ...
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6answers
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Adobe Illustrator Zoom around selected, not to screen centre?

Command (Cntrl) and = gives zoom in, in Adobe Illustrator. Is there a way to set it so that it zooms to the selected object rather than the centre of the screen?
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0answers
9 views

What are the basic theory about color correction and lighting in a digital painting?

My art work sometimes look so boring and ugly. I think that the main problem is lighting and color correction. How can I improve those skills?
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1answer
441 views

PSD layers are not showing when I open in Illustrator

I am trying to open a PSD into Illustrator so that I can save it as an AI and not all of my layers are showing. I have searched all around to see if anyone else's answer can help but nothing has ...
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1answer
16 views

How to merge two shapes and create a space between them

I am trying to merge these two shapes in Adobe Illustrator, so that the black line makes a cutout through the grey rings of the target, and leaves a specified gap around the edge between the black ...
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1answer
10 views

Importing EPS to Adobe Photoshop adds stroke around the objects

I have created an object using Adobe Illustrator and when saving as EPS file and opening it on Photoshop, I see all these white stokes around them: if I save it as PNG and open it with a photo ...
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2answers
87 views

Pantone Color Manager - exported colors have diffferent values when imported in Illustrator

Im new to Pantone colors and have some doubts. I started using Pantone Bridge Coated book and Pantone software named Pantone Color Manager. Software is regularly updated and I export palettes as soon ...
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3answers
122k views

How do I stop Illustrator from snapping to pixel increments?

I am working in Illustrator (15.0.2 (CS5) or 16.0.0 (CS6)) and when I try to move objects small distances, they snap to the nearest two pixels on some invisible grid. I can't find anything in the ...
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1answer
40 views

Save for web from selected artboard

I have several pictures in different artboards. I would like to save "for web" picture in artboard #2 . When I do "save for web" I'm always pointed to dartboard #1 an I must use mouse o move right ...
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1answer
14 views

3ds max snapping one vertex to the position of another

I am trying to snap a vertex to the position of another vertex but on the Z axis to its right above it. I remember doing this back the days I started 3D stuff but forgot how to do it.
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3answers
41 views

Quotation marks in body text in italic or not?

When styling body copy, is it more correct to have the quation marks in italics as well as the quote. Example A Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec mi turpis, tempus ut ...
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2answers
28 views

How can I boolean subtract a circle outline from a shape in Sketch?

This is the result I'm getting when trying to subtract the black circle from the red triangle. What I want is for the inside of the circle to be left. I have outlined the circle, which in reality ...
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2answers
42 views
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1answer
28 views

font similar ITC handle gothic

Does anyone know this font? I have used 3 or 4 font-finder engines and have looked through over 1100 sans serif fonts, but i can not find it. Maybe it is self made.
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6answers
6k views

How to find name of original image in PowerPoint presentation?

I found an old PowerPoint slide I made, but I really want to find the original image that I imported to the slide. Is there a way to find the name of the image, upon which the slide is based (e.g., I ...
3
votes
4answers
84 views

Why does the whole box fill when I transform an object in Illustrator?

I'm an Illustrator rookie and having problems. Whenever I rotate or transform the object, the whole bounding box fills. See examples below. Rotating, perspective distort, etc all seem to have the same ...
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1answer
45 views

Print a .svg document without a black background on imported image

I am using GIMP 2.8.10 and inkscape 0.91 on Windows. I want to: Manipulate a photo in GIMP's .xcf format by removing the background -- it should be transparent. Export the image in .png format. ...
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2answers
4k views

Is it possible to allow a user to attach an image in a .pdf form?

I created an interactive .pdf in Indesign, but I want to ad an option to let the user attach a picture that he or she has on his computer. Is that possible?
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9answers
3k views

I already have LinkedIn, DeviantArt, Dribbble, and Behance. Do I need a personal website?

With the presence of different social networking sites that allow anyone to easily create a web presence, as a graphic designer do I still need a personal website? What is the pros and cons of having ...
3
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3answers
317 views

How can I modify a GIF that uses “cumulative layers”?

When you save a GIF in GIMP, you're given the option to use cumulative layers (combine) or one frame per layer (replace). Choosing cumulative layers causes the GIF's layers to only contain the pixels ...
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0answers
51 views

How to cut out backgrounds with crowds in the them on photoshop? [on hold]

What are some of the best methods for isolating a portion of an image that has a busy background, like isolating the footballer in the example below? I have tried using Colour Range to isolate the ...
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1answer
18 views

I want to change a massive amount of smart objects that are in groups and have effects on them. Stumped

I have a screenshot to help in the process please refer to the screenshot for the labels I've referenced: Folder #1 is the original smart object(#1.psb as an example) with two folders below it with ...
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4answers
13k views

In InDesign is it possible to find and change uppercase to lowercase?

Is there a way to find and change uppercase letters of a certain character style and change them to lowercase within InDesign?
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votes
1answer
18 views

Quickly change a photoshop layer's position in stack to right before another layer

Sometimes you need to move a layer to right before another layer in the Layers panel, I usually do that by Drag and Drop, but it's not that efficient if a large stack with hundreds of layers, ...
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6answers
3k views

Is it the Graphic Designer's job to correct/suggest grammar and punctuation?

I was going over some written text provided by the client this morning and I found some pretty blatant grammar mistakes. Usually I will write down these mistakes in a designer note section when I ...
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1answer
29 views

Automating the reizing of different size images to a 300px by 200px image size

I have various size images, some tall and wide others wide and tall, all with different image dimensions. Is there a platform where I can dump all these images and they will be resized to fit into a ...
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1answer
34 views

How to edit the text in Photoshop?

How to edit the .AI file text without illustrator or Photoshop?[![enter image description here][1]][1]
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1answer
38 views

Why is image size becoming larger after cropping it in PS?

I am using photoshop to crop Youtube preview images like this one, which is a .jpg file, the url being "http://img.youtube.com/vi/g-LvhmaHEWA/0.jpg" Originally it is 480*360 and about 25k on disk, ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views

Shrink (not compress) a PDF file using free software

After designing a document in Adobe Fireworks (I know, not made for it, but hey, legally buying software is expensive) I am able to export it to a PDF. The problem is that I designed it at 300 DPI, ...
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0answers
14 views

Free resource for royalty business graphics [duplicate]

We require graphics for business websites such as office equipment, buildings. Just really nice free image graphics and icons. So these free resources exist or are they all paid now?
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votes
0answers
11 views

Problem with Width Tool in Adobe Illustrator [on hold]

I have a problem with the Width Tool, it won't let me edit lines created with pen and pencil tools. If I drew a new line next to my drawing, on the same layer, it works just fine, but on the ...
1
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3answers
1k views

“Uncombine” Paths in Fireworks?

Is there a way to undo combining paths in Adobe Fireworks? Or is it permanent?
0
votes
1answer
27 views

InDesign extract each page as a separate file

In a document where I have, say, 20 business cards front and back, and I have to export them as individual PDFs. That's 40 exports! I know that in acrobat I can extract the pages afterward, but I was ...
0
votes
1answer
12 views

InDesign: Adjust object position when shuffling left/right pages

I'm working on a document (some 120 pages, so I'd like to avoid the need to adjust each page manually) with texts and photos. It is sort of a catalogue with each page having independent text, two ...
0
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0answers
19 views

Need advice on some component [on hold]

I have a table, beside table is a calculator. The flow is: i want to calculate some units, and than insert that calculated unit in a table, i don´t want all cells to be same value, just some. Now i ...
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1answer
40 views

How to work out a publication working file release fee?

I have been designing a 60 page publication for over a year for a client and they have all of a sudden asked for all of the editions working files for 'safe keeping'. I have advised them this will ...
0
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1answer
20 views

Save Photoshop swatches with PSD?

Is it possible to save a swatch library as part of a PSD file? I want to open PSD files and have my color palette in place. Seems very logical to me.
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0answers
42 views

How to create hand-drawn style block diagram? [on hold]

How would I produce a hand-drawn style block diagram, just like the picture below? Be more specific, to generate such a block diagram, which software or online tool could help? PS. I had a lit bit ...
1
vote
1answer
467 views

Opening Illustrator CC 2015 without file recovery

The Illustrator auto recovery feature is nice. However, is there any option for switching itt of before or during the start of Illustrator CC 2015? If the file is small but make the program hang, it ...
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votes
0answers
18 views

Is there a program similar to Adobe Capture for Linux? [migrated]

I love the shape capturing feature in the Adobe Capture mobile app. I use it all the time to convert images and drawings into clip art. On my computer, I use GIMP and there is no official way to get ...

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