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CorelDraw to pdf color washing out

I'm pretty new to CorelDraw, coming from a background of Photoshop. Now I'm designing a Brochure which needs to be done in CorelDraw and exported to PDF for printing. I believe the press only prints ...
2
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1answer
28 views

What is the best page size in pixels for a PDF to be read on iPhone?

I want to design a book (instruction manual) to be read on an iPhone (and maybe android devices too). What would the best page size be? I know that the iphone page width is 320px. what is the best ...
5
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1answer
124 views

What is the purpose of always locating/starting new chapters on odd pages?

I notice that in every book I have always start a new chapter in an odd page and it leads me to wonder why. I have some written work that's about 40 pages long and 7 chapters; should I follow that ...
0
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1answer
23 views

How the shape is colored?

How the shape is colored? How to use gradient in this shape? thanks
0
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1answer
21 views

how to change the setting of Stained Glass Texture?

I want to set Stained Glass Texture on the part of my painting ,but when I use this texture and Set the cell size , color of some parts are white , can I do something that these parts become ...
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0answers
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I am in search of a font for print that says MAGICAL [on hold]

I am looking for something fun and playfull. Maybe has some curls. Needs to be easily read.
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0answers
28 views

A Layout from an Amateur: Criticism Welcome [on hold]

I'm an engineer but I have no experience in web design/development. I'm building my personal website with WordPress just to showcase my work, and I was wondering if anyone would be kind enough to give ...
0
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0answers
23 views

How to start making own font?

I would like to learn more in graphic design industry. So my challenge is to make brand identity for X company with custom fonts just for them. (just a training) But I don't know how to start drawing ...
0
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0answers
17 views

Removing line breaks in text copied from Acrobat in Illustrator

I routinely copy and paste text from Acrobat to any number of other Adobe CC applications (Illustrator, PS, InDesign). When I do this, it creates line breaks where they were visually represented on ...
0
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4answers
73 views

Why does my logo look pixelated

So I had a designer on 99Designs create a logo for me, it is Vector and he generated the Logo size you can see on my website here: sandiegosoftware.net I understand that my browser, OS and resolution ...
0
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0answers
31 views

Suggestions on Google Fonts to use on teenage-oriented website [on hold]

I run a kid-teens oriented educational site, where my previous designer selected Chewy as the headings font. Now that she's gone, I can say I hate that typeface. I'd like to replace it with an ...
4
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1answer
340 views

Can I fill a ink cartridge with any type of ink? Even valuable ink?

I have a project that requires the use of really valuable ink - particularly GOLD ink (made with real gold and a water based adhesive - very fine and smooth in texture), in order to get a near perfect ...
0
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0answers
6 views

Creating a mask for a blur effect from a PS layer in After Effects

I importet a PS composition to Adobe After Effects and have trouble achiving to following effect. I have a rendered Text Layer that I want to use to mask a gaussian blur effect. The final effect ...
3
votes
1answer
16 views

What are some good resources for branding exercises or workshops?

I have the chance to set up the branding for a friend's start up business. We're not looking at actual logos just yet, just trying to work out a voice, look and feel for the business - map out what ...
13
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4answers
1k views

What kind of character/personality is expressed by fonts that mix capitals and lowercase letters?

I'm trying to guage the purpose of using fonts that have random capitals where there should be lowercase letters. The question came about simply because I was looking at a design like the one I'm ...
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2answers
26 views

why won't my object align? [on hold]

I have Illustrator CS3. I am trying to align objects but the when I for example press the center align key, it does not respond, non of the keys are responding. i do have the object selected. what am ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

What image size should I use to design book cover? [on hold]

I have got a project of Book Cover design. The client is telling me that book cover should be print ready and ready to upload on Create Space. I know if design is in CMYK color mode, means it is ...
0
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0answers
22 views

How to stop Outlook 2010 from resizing JPG images? [on hold]

Problem: Every time I click 'Send' in Outlook(v2010) on an email into which I have inserted an image, Outlook from increases the size of the image in the email making it appear bigger and bigger... ...
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0answers
20 views

Which part of my website does the use of a CC -by-sa licensed picture affect?

If I use a CC -by -sa licensed picture (modified by cropping and text overlay) on my website, what part of my website does the "contagious" nature of the license affect? Do I need to license the ...
3
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1answer
21 views

Is there a shortcut for changing the value a Layer's Fill similar to configuring its opacity

So to change a layers opacity value using the keyboard you would use the numeric keys. But being how close it is in proximity you would think there would be something similar for change a layer's ...
0
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0answers
27 views

How do I cut text out of a shape in Photoshop? [duplicate]

Basically, I would like to make everything that appears as white in this image transparent. I know how to make both the text and the background transparent, but the circle is in the way so that ...
0
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1answer
51 views

Creating a technical illustration from photo

I'm looking to create a simple user manual for a device, something like in image 1. Image 1: Example taken from Kinde quickstart. What I'd like to know is if it's possible to create such technical ...
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0answers
25 views

Bluetooth logo Copyright [on hold]

I am making a hardware device that has got bluetooth connectivity. I have read somewhere that we need to get license for using bluetooth logo in our product/packaging. Can anyone help me with your ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

How to create a circular diagram with Illustrator [duplicate]

I need help to create a circular diagram in Illustrator like this. I need precisely to represent a percentage. How to do that ? Thank you.
1
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2answers
55 views

How To Align Shape to center of Text Photoshop Cs6

Hello I am having problems with aligning shape to center of text. I know how to align text to center of the shape. Every time I pick shape + text It'll align text to the shape and not shape to the ...
0
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0answers
21 views

Pixel grid and Grid don't align in Photoshop CC (PS CS6 provided as a reference)

This is how it should be (PS CS6) This is how it is (PS CC) Seems to be some kind of issue with some kind of measurements?
3
votes
2answers
119 views

How to preview colors when using the color picker in Illustrator?

When using Adobe Illustrator, how do I preview my changes when I'm using the color picker to change the color of an element? Picking the color of an element is dependent on what's around it, so I'd ...
1
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0answers
64 views

Whats the name of the font used in this Mickey Mouse birthday banner?

Can anyone identify the happy birthday font? Whatthefont's closest match is Lithos Pro, but it's not.
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Replace spine for all shapes

Why can't I select the replace spine option? This option is non-action for me? Thanks!
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0answers
25 views

Use of Path and Direct selection tools? [on hold]

What is the use of Path selection tool and Direct selection tool in Adobe PhotoshopCS6?
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2answers
30 views

Copy Paste multiple Illustrator layers into Photoshop for individual editing?

I have a world map in Illustrator with a layer for each individual country. I want to copy and paste all layers into photoshop so that I can edit the colour blend for each individual country. I do not ...
1
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1answer
28 views

What Colors should I use for changed/added Items?

I am programming an Application that manages a Database. The User can add Items to the List or modify them. These Items should be colored. The Background ios white, and the currently selected Item is ...
4
votes
4answers
400 views

How to create an outlined circle with centered horizontal and vertical gaps in Illustrator?

Could you explain to me, how I can draw a shape like the one in the following image? How can I cut any part of circle to get such 4 shapes with Adobe Illustrator?
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1answer
57 views

What kind of design is this? [on hold]

i want to design a style, which is classic one and we saw them in movies and old games. I don't know what exactly it is called but i have draw a sketch of it. Thank you.
3
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2answers
67 views

Critique: Which of these logo options best suits a custom rap song website? [on hold]

I would like to know your opinion about these samples we've made to a website called Rappacy. The website specializes in making custom rap songs to their clients. We have tried some experiments that ...
0
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0answers
37 views

Icon suggestions to represent “Style”, referring to CSS styles?

If it wasn't clear, "style" in this context refers to changes in the CSS, so things like font-size, font-style, background color, etc. I have a very simple and minimalistic icon at the moment with 3 ...
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0answers
9 views

Create a Video File of Writing Out A Word [migrated]

I was wondering if there is a generator, or something out on the web where you type a word, and it would create a video file of it being written out. I want to embed the file on a site, so when you ...
2
votes
2answers
33 views

How do I keep the spaces in my dashed line from changing when I modify the line length in Illustrator?

Using Adobe Illustrator CS6, I drew a line and clicked the "Dashed Line" option in the stroke palette. When I change the length of the dashed line, by grabbing an endpoint and moving it or clipping ...
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votes
1answer
49 views

Please can anyone tell me what is this font or what is similar to be used in my website?

What is this font , what other fonts that can look exactly the same and used in web pages
0
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1answer
52 views

Help Finding this Font or one similar

Does anyone know what this font is or a similar font to this? please please help
5
votes
3answers
568 views

How can I hire a manga artist, and what are the general cost factors associated with producing a comic?

If one had a story that was as yet undefined but wanted to work out the economics of a manga publication - how would one go about it? How does one get to top artists (any artist, otherwise)? Are ...
0
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2answers
32 views

Adobe Illustrator scaling image edges

I'm having trouble scaling a photo in illustrator. As you can see when i choose place and the image appears on the canvas the quality is perfect. Now when i scale down the quality is bad. The ...
4
votes
1answer
59 views

What is the printing process of gold letter stationaries?

I've been interested in designing stationaries, such as cards, envelopes, etc. I've seen many gold lettered stationaries, and am wondering how to print gold (luminescence) lettering.
0
votes
2answers
37 views

Edit smart object in Illustrator while viewing other Photoshop layers

I am trying find an easy way to switching back and forth from Illustrator to Photoshop. I have two files: one is a raster and the other is a vector. I know in Ps you can place smart objects to retain ...
1
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0answers
19 views

Free Mid - Heavy weight line icons

I am looking for a good free mid to heavy weight line icon set to use for an app design. Can anyone suggest a good set, Preferably Icon font (other than font awesome). Cheers.
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3answers
78 views

How do I bring an object one step forward in Adobe Illustrator?

I want to bring the circle forward only one step, so it ends up between the green shapes. Please refer to the image if it's unclear what I want to achieve.
1
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1answer
49 views

suitable monospace font

in my current web project I am using Benton Sans as main font. It is all about a webapp dealing with numbers, which are displayed in matrices, whereby some should be highlighted and others greyed out. ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

how do i create this type of div at an angled position [on hold]

I have been trying for days to create something like this. please how do i fix my div at a postion like that and with such transparency? this is the link http://netnaija.com
8
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3answers
527 views

Difference between font face, typeface, font in the context of typography? [duplicate]

I am confused by the way these terms are used in the context of typography for web applications? Is there an accepted use of these terms and what is the difference when it comes to specifying the look ...
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1answer
80 views

What is a luxury logo?

I have looked around for logo designs in the luxury category. I found that some luxury logo designs are complex but some are very simple. Which trend is most used nowadays? Complex or Simple?

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