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7 views

Linking layers/groups

If I have a layer that I've duplicated (and will always be the same as the first layer), how can I make it so that if I change the first layer, it would automatically change the duplicated layer as ...
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6 views

Vector question

How do i merge an outlined vector with a full colour vector ? I would like the Outlined image to take on all the full colour of second image - preserving the integrity of the first image. I have tried ...
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0answers
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Import Inkscape text to Scribus

When I import an Inkscape file into Scribus the text is always vectorized. Is there a way to import editable text into Scribus from Inkscape?
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0answers
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How to add the white lines in the letters in Photoshop?

Please see the attached image, how to add the white lines in the letters in Photoshop? Thanks!
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1answer
13 views

How can achieve a similar appearance using the gradient tool on illustrator?

I already know how to create the spacing using the gradient tool. However the center image seems integrated with the spacing and not just sitting in the background.
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0answers
18 views

Logo design process templates & tools, multiple font test tool

I'm trying to find resources to complete, improve and/or make easy the logo design process using templates based in grids and so on. One of the things I'm trying to find is a webtool or software that ...
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0answers
15 views

What to do when you are not unable to finish the work for clients?

I started doing freelance and I got a client for website design. I am more of a graphic designer than web designer. I started working on it and some problems occurred where I don't know how to solve ...
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1answer
12 views

How do you select multiple objects within a table cell?

In indesign you can select multiple objects by pressing shift and selecting the objects you want to edit, however this doesn't work when the objects are pasted within the cell of a table. How do I ...
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1answer
16 views

Colors change when pasting to Photoshop from my desktop (printscreen)

I must be missing something obvious, but when pressing the Printscreen key then pasting into Photoshop, colors are quite different. I tried to do this with a RGB colors document (8, 16 and 32 bits). ...
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13 views

Recolour a higher resolution image, when I have a recoloured lower resolution one?

I have three images; An "original" 16x16 image, a recoloured 16x16 image, and a 32x32 image which is basically the same as the original image, but with a higher resolution. What I want to do, is to ...
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1answer
25 views

How do I achieve this camera lines effect in photoshop or Ai

If you zoom in this image, there are parallel lines throughout which are used to show a cctv like effect. Tried with various blending options, but in vain. How do I achieve this ?
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2answers
36 views

How can I create a subtle 3D effect like on Apple's iOS time selection wheel?

I'm trying to reproduce this subtle 3D effect on the Apple time and date selection wheel. How can I do this in Adobe Illustrator?
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0answers
7 views

How do I edit an STL file in 123D design properly?

I can open an STL in 123D design fine, but it causes the entire object to act as one shape (this is a file from Thingiverse). I tried opening the same STL file in sketchup, and sketchup recognizes ...
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0answers
8 views

iDraw artwork looks blurry when I insert it into an Affinity work

I thought vector images were meant to maintain sharpness regardless of zoom? I'm actually trying to make an iDraw drawing smaller, when I paste it into a larger piece I'm creating in Affinity ...
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1answer
27 views

Illustrator: How to make small balls (objects) wrap around text

I am going to try and explain this as best as I can. Image you carve out white wax letter and put them in a cereal bowl and then roll a couple of really small balls in there, they will shape around ...
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1answer
16 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 ...
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0answers
25 views

What's important questions to ask from clients when designing a logo?

Before starting any project it's essential to get the right preliminary information from clients. This will help save the money, time & pave the way to a successful project. Since my primary ...
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0answers
17 views

Photoshop vs Sketch 3 For app and Web design?

So, I Have been looking into which photo editor to use for app designing and the web too. My only question if I make an app in Photoshop for the phone do I need to re scale it into the iPad size or is ...
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0answers
10 views

in adobe illustrator in calligraphic brush I cant choose pressure?

in adobe illustrator in calligraphic brush I cant choose pressure ??
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1answer
19 views

Why is color burn not affecting a white channel?

I am experiencing an unexpected behavior with the color burn blending mode in Adobe Photoshop CS 5 (and CS 6). My understanding of the blending mode is the following ...
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2answers
24 views

Adobe Illustrator png exported colors are off despite color management turned off, why, and how to fix it?

The issue I am struggling with can be described by the following steps: Create new RGB document. Ensure that it's color mode is really RGB and not CMYK. Ensure that Edit/Color Settings are set to ...
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2answers
63 views

What kind of file should send to client?

I don't want to send editable file or native file (i.e. Ai.) to client. I read some articles and found out that people send pdf file to client. Do I need to add password to it? because when I open pdf ...
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0answers
25 views

How/where can I find a good web designer? [on hold]

I need to create a design of a web app for mobile platforms. I want to work with some talented independent designer, I want to place an order for design with him/her. Sometimes when I surf web I find ...
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0answers
15 views

What font is this? [on hold]

I particularly like this font, it's a nice informal font, but seems stylish.
0
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0answers
15 views

How to prepare animated after effect files for iOS?

What's the best way to prepare a motion graphic that has been animated in After Effects to be used in iOS/Android (assuming they're similar) ? A common example of this is an animation in an app's ...
2
votes
5answers
389 views

How can I do some free design work?

I am a designer that wants to do some free design work for people, but the problem is, how do I find people to do free work for? Is there any place online? The reason behind this is that I am good at ...
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votes
1answer
39 views

How to delete a vector background in Illustrator?

I downloaded this image from Shutterstock in vector form and I want to get rid of the background using Illustrator. How can I do this? Thank you!
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1answer
23 views

Creating high quality multi-resolution icons

Preface: I needed to design a few ( maybe 30 or so ) icons for an app that I'm developing. At first the thought of designing all those icons for different resolutions was really daunting for me ( and ...
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votes
1answer
10 views

Sketch 3: Exporting invisible layers? Best practice of designing hover elements?

I'm designing a website with a dropdown navigation. I'd like to export this to InVision to make it interactive. Therefore I need all elements separatly. Right now I have the dropdown as a ...
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1answer
40 views

Is there a name for this type of line-art illustration?

I'm trying to find out the correct term for this form of art:
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votes
2answers
32 views

In a 2 vanishing points perspective system, can anything be placed to the right of the RVP?

When using a 2 point perspective system, it is always advisable to place the vanishing points outside of the composition, so the shapes do no look forced and distorted. If the angle of the object is ...
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1answer
28 views

Expanding Patterns in Illustrator

I designed a logo that contained a simple line pattern the I expanded the pattern so when I enlarge or reduce the logo's size the location or the space between the line won't change. After that the ...
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0answers
24 views

Automate Export to Layers without overwriting

Here is the problem. I have a folder of PNGs. For each PNG, I want to create multiple PNGs with different styles applied to them. My approach was to create an action which creates multiple layers for ...
0
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0answers
11 views

Opening a PageMaker document in InDesign [migrated]

When I open a PageMaker document in InDesign, it changes all of the EPS files and JPG files to TIFF files. I also have to relink all of the images. Is there any way of preventing this?
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votes
1answer
18 views

Bloat text in illustrator, not individual letters

How do you bloat text in Illustrator so that it applies to the whole text area, not just individual letters? I have converted the text to outlines, and expanded appearance, but when I bloat the text ...
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4answers
52 views

Icon/Glyph Suggestions to represent “Manufacturer Information”

I'm working on making an ecommerce site responsive, and as part of that, I'm replacing text in several tabs with appropriate icons when viewed on a small screen. One specific tab I'm struggling to ...
1
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1answer
55 views

I designed a poster for non profit, but I don't have license for the fonts. Is it ok?

I went to a design school but they never told me to buy any fonts/typefaces. I think the fonts/typefaces were actually given to the students to use for projects. I probably have more than 80+ ...
0
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0answers
16 views

Exporting out of C4D into Illustrator [migrated]

Can anyone help me understand, in simple terms, how to export text out of C4D to be used in Illustrator? I have rendered images and they just do not turn out as good as the vector.
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votes
0answers
8 views

How do you use layout in Sketch3? [on hold]

I feel like this is a basic question, I normally design with intuition and using alt for alignment. However, I'm sure layout and grid are helpful, but I haven't figured out how to use them.
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0answers
19 views

Solution for making flash animation without grainy look?

I copy pasted a design made from Illustrator to Flash CS6 and when I export as an animated gif, I get a grainy image. Any solutions to making a flash animation convert to animated gif without loss in ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

How do I make these effects?

I'm having a hard time grasping how to get the same brush stroke with the right proportion of space in between like in this image (Marilyn). I'm sure it wasn't free handedly drawn with a brush tool, ...
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2answers
13 views

Increase Stroke Weight By Percentage

I know how to increase the stroke weight in Illustrator, but I have custom stroke weight points on an object and I'd like to make the whole object's stroke thicker without losing the customized weight ...
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votes
1answer
19 views

Cut same shape out several times in photoshop image

How do I define a rectangle and then cut the same size several places on an image?
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vote
1answer
27 views

How do you ADD banding to a gradient?

There are a million posts on the web about removing banding but I'd like to know how to add banding. I've found some polygonal images and would like to recreate their effect.
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1answer
20 views

How to maintain scale aesthetics while maintaining legibility

I have simply advert that I am making for a publication. I have some copy in the bottom right, in 10pt Italic Garamond 3 LT Std in grey. When it was presented to the client, I got the feedback that ...
1
vote
1answer
12 views

Default Bleeds/Margins for a Letter

I have been asked to make a letter sized document (8.5 in x 11 in) and have not been given any bleeds or margins even though it is for printing. Is there a general rule of thumb to follow that most ...
1
vote
2answers
35 views

How can I present this information with less required user interaction?

Here's a typical graphic from my web app: It shows the performance of grades 1-12 on each of four tasks (Add, Subtract, Multiply, Divide). But this is only for whole numbers. Behind each of the ...
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0answers
38 views

How does this image interleave from grayscale to color?

I came across this image (re-uploaded below) that seems to load with interleaving on. There is also another pass between the blue/yellow pass that is a lower resolution full-color version of the ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

How can I make this into a better dashboard?

I need to redesign a link and text heavy dashboard to make it more useable and aesthetically pleasing. The existing page looks like this: As you can see, it's basically a dump of links to other ...
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0answers
17 views

What is a good free alternative to Fortescue Italic? [on hold]

Where can I get Fortescue Italic for free? or is there any fonts that is similar to Fortescue font style?

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