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5answers
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Most efficient way to adapt current mockups to different devices and resolutions

I've completed about 90 screens of mockups in Photoshop for an app. The mockups are done for iPhone 5 / iOS7 (640px by 1136px). Everything is calculated to pixel-perfection. Now management wants to ...
36
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4answers
169k views

Helvetica Neue Equivalent on Google Fonts?

Does anybody know a font on Google Fonts that is very similar to Helvetica Neue?
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0answers
16 views

Work off files locally and then upload to Adobe Creative Cloud? [on hold]

I have the Adobe Creative Cloud. What's the best practices for the workflow? Work and save all projects on your local machine at work and only upload files that you think you may need access to in ...
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0answers
5 views

Justify or Even on both margins

I'm making a menu. The customer requested that all be lined up on both margins. How can i do this in illustrator cc? I have tried most of the alignment settings, please help me see what I'm missing. ...
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1answer
9 views

Patronus like effect

I am sure, you have already seen one of these: http://harrypotter.wikia.com/wiki/Patronus_Charm?file=Dumbledores_phoenix_patronus.jpg I am really curious, how these were done! How do you get this ...
0
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2answers
138 views

3D border effect help

can someone please help me and tell me how could I do this border effect in Photoshop? I know it look like a bad design, but this is an old design of my client and he doesn't have the PSD file ...
0
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0answers
7 views

Select all objects within a path (Inkscape)

I'm currently working with tiled objects (objects that themselves consist of many more smaller objects) with Inkscape. Now it would be so much more easier to not have to select manually all tiles I ...
3
votes
1answer
88 views

Best tool or approach to cross reference elements on a illustration

I'm working on a programming assignment, where I'd like to document related data structures - JSON to be precise. I use Inkscape and it's diagram connector tool. The result I am getting looks as ...
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0answers
20 views

Is there a good source on how to create tech packs?

I’m currently almost wrapping up my degree in graphic design, and I was wondering if I should take the package design course. If I should not take it or it does not cover these things: Is there a good ...
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3answers
52 views

Does altering an existing font breach the copyright of that font?

If I take an existing font and alter it using Inkscape for example, am I in breach of copyright?
3
votes
1answer
90 views

Is it possible to create a high quality watercolor effect in illustrator?

I am looking to create a high quality watercolor effect in illustrator. My question essentially is: Is this created by scans and then tracing it? If so, what kind of tracing options would you use for ...
0
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0answers
9 views

White lines on the edge of pages when Printing a Booklet with Indesign CC and Adobe PDF printer

I'm trying to print a booklet from Indesign CC, using the Adobe PDF printer, but the resulting PDF has white vertical lines on the edge of the pages. When I make a "normal print" (separate pages) ...
10
votes
3answers
916 views

What exactly are Google's '500' color swatches?

I've been reading up on Google's Material Design, and as I'm reading up on Style, they keep mentioning primary 500 colors (as well as any other number ranging from 50, which is almost white, to 900), ...
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3answers
209 views

Need to replicate a split toning (with a colored image)

I've been using the Split Toning functionality of Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw for some time now -- you can see the effect in this video. How would I go about performing adjustments like these in ...
0
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0answers
6 views

Gimp: Why does the threshold keep coming back? [migrated]

I hit the threshold by accident (I have never use it before) and now it comes out on every single image. It has already ruined me a map that I was making and now I can't get rip of it.
0
votes
2answers
53 views

Alignment issue with bullet and text wrap with InDesign

I have a little issue with an InDesign document. Here is an example: The right block is filled with a right-aligned text with bullets (set right). The bullets are not aligned, as the text is right ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

How to change canvas size in fireworks without your work being moved?

I am making a website mockup in adobe fire works. I noticed that i need more space so i try to change the canvas size vertically and it does add more space but i notice that my content is moved out of ...
3
votes
2answers
6k views

Does Gimp support custom shapes?

Why doesn't The Gimp have drawing tools? Weird isn't it? Something I'm trying to do today, and not for the first time, is take in a picture and just annotate it with a couple of arrows pointing to ...
5
votes
1answer
104 views

When designing for apparel how should the canvas be addressed?

I am aware that most screen printing or DTG (Direct To Garment) have a maximum print size but I'm curious to know what is the proper way to address apparel designs when the intended design is to be ...
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votes
1answer
15 views

GIMP: increase transparency with the distance from image's center

I want to apply a transformation on my image which will cause that: Image will be at zero transparency in its center With increasing horizontal distance from the center the image will smoothly ...
0
votes
3answers
81 views

Making an image clean with 2 colors only in Photoshop

I'm trying to take an image that was designed in SolidWorks and exported as an AI file and make it two colors only. I'm using a manufacturing process using UV light so the areas I'm cutting away ...
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votes
0answers
29 views

Identify a logo/ident [on hold]

Working on a Foster Agency brand and want to show a logo I have seen around (in print and broadcast in the UK). Can anyone help – rough sketch attached. I'm pretty sure the ident on tv has the arm ...
2
votes
2answers
271 views

Photoshop CC Extract Assets from layer, get individual assets, not entire layer as one single asset/png

it used to be that I was able to extract all assets from a layer in a PSD, by right-clicking that layer in Photoshop and choosing "Extract Assets". This would bring up a view showing all the assets in ...
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votes
0answers
31 views

Lengthening a curve, without changing the width of a line [on hold]

I have looked for the answer to this simple question for months, but I just cannot seem to find it. I apologize if it has been answered before. I have a simple curve that was drawn for me. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

How to change white background of an gif image to transparent

I have an gif Image like example and I want to make its background transparent from white. I am an learner of Photoshop so please describe steps to do it. Currently I was trying to edit each and ...
6
votes
2answers
464 views

Importing XML into InDesign and automatically adjusting content

My client has an InDesign catalog. Instead of manually updating it as he's done up to now, he'd like to import XML data into the InDesign file and not have to make any of the changes manually. However ...
0
votes
3answers
87 views

Illustrator CS6- How do I draw a rectangle to perfectly fit my artboard?

Is it possible to drag a rectangle to fit my template? I already have bleed markers in a layer for guides, but I want the general background to look a color other than white.
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vote
1answer
113 views

how to resize object with additive styles applied to it, while keeping it's copies in place?

What I want to do is shown here at 0:52, unfortunatelly there is no explanation in the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Fh-9Ajs0ck The author applies additive style to a square to acquire a ...
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votes
1answer
28 views

How to get the Icons from the PSD file

I have an PSD file http://www.teehanlax.com/tools/iphone/ How to extract all the icons(png) from the psd using photoshop
0
votes
0answers
24 views

How do I carve a text shape or “negative space” into an object? [duplicate]

I have a logo design that I'm trying to re-create digitally. I want to situate the company name in front of a vector design (a wheel) and cut-away from the wheel in the shape of the text so there is ...
2
votes
2answers
186 views

Critique Request: Personal logo. How to achieve a specific effect

Thanks for taking the time to have a look at my logo. I'll provide a little background info first. Brand and logo info This is the first iteration of the logo. The concept is for a personal ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Color Change with PDF on iDevices

I was wondering if someone had a solution to keep PMS colors the right color when exporting a PDF from Adobe Illustrator. I have been having issues when i create a document using specific PMS colors ...
0
votes
2answers
126 views

How can I Change the color of a bunch of symbols in Illustrator

I have a set of flat objects and they are independent, they only share the same file. I mean they are all in one single .AI file. How can I Change the colors of those objects while they are in symbol ...
1
vote
2answers
379 views

Is it inappropriate to ask for royalties on a logo design if the client decides to print the logo on products and sell them?

I am fairly new at graphic design and I have just finished creating a logo and marketing materials for a client. I only intended for the images to be used for marketing and advertising of their ...
2
votes
3answers
3k views

Cropping SVG files

How do I crop SVG files I created used MarvinSketch? Now I realise there are a few answers to this question like this one Getting rid of Whitespace in Inkscape but I've done that and it didn't work as ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Removing white segment from a svg image

I am designing an Arabic font for which I have created the glyphs using MetaFont and processed the MetaFont sources with MetaPost. As a result, I got an svg image for each of the glyph. There is one ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

UI design help needed? [on hold]

My little brother and I have been working on a browser app (Crocodile Browser) and we need some help with the UI because that's our greatest shortcoming. Any advice on the software to use and the UI ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

SVG export from illustrator centers viewbox

Just got Illustrator CC, and using export with settings I've used in the past, but the SVG output is strange. The Viewbox generated is causing the SVG to be centered in the window. This is causing ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

How to get the location of a bezier curve's handle in Adobe Illustrator [duplicate]

How can I get the exact coordinates of the handle point? For reference its the coordinates of the blue points at the end of the handles I am interested in.
0
votes
2answers
43 views

Pantone- Achieving Color

I'm trying to create a brand identity guide for the small non-profit I work for. The color selected before I joined the organization was Pantone 3125U. I've read so much over the last few months in an ...
0
votes
2answers
22 views

Working with opacities/transparency in printing

I'm working on some tasting cards for a winery and have since received a proof of my design. However how I've set it up completely wrong in terms of the opacities I'm using. I've known for a long time ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Vintage/Stamped text effect in Illustrator

I really like the look of this image but can't figure out how to replicate it: I understand that rounded corners were used, and then texture within the letters, but how do you get the roughened ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Mental Ray clay render - dark edges [on hold]

Below you can see a 3ds Max render and the wireframe. It's fairly basic shapes with a turbosmooth applied to it. I have a simple Skylight in the scene, and a light gray material applied to the ...
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votes
1answer
53 views

Creating Dripping Effect [duplicate]

How do I create this effect in Photoshop? It appears to be something dripping downwards and is sourced directly from the V-Sauce3's youtube channel. Could someone let me know? Thanks!
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votes
2answers
69 views

How do I clear the inside of my circles? [duplicate]

I have some overlapping circles to create a cloud shape. How do I erase the inner parts of the circles so I just have the outline like in the cloud in the top right?
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Align an image horizontally relative to a mask

When I place an image inside a mask, is there a way to align horizontally/vertically that image so it's right in the center of that mask without me having to drag it around within the mask to find the ...
4
votes
4answers
16k views

Make fill translucent but keep stroke opaque in Illustrator

How do I set the fill of a rectangle to be 50% opacity, but keep the stroke at full opacity? The transparency panel controls both fill and stroke. I want to set them independently.
1
vote
1answer
42 views

How to make diagonal guides in sketch 3?

Sketch 3 is a great vector tool. However, it doesn't appear to support diagonal guides. Any work arounds? Here is an Illustrator workaround.
2
votes
2answers
23k views

Merging multiple paths in Illustrator CS6

I've got multiple paths which, together, create a single sprite in Illustrator. I'm trying to merge the paths in order to apply a gradient to the whole thing; however, Pathfinder does nothing, and ...
-1
votes
2answers
42 views

I want to make less heavy a big vertical photo without loosing resolution

I need to send a big long vertical photo in a MMS but every time I try, it loose all the quality. The photo is very heavy due to her dimension, how can I make that same photo less heavy without ...

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