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Illustrator Artboard size to scale up exact size in Photoshop canvas

I used to design billboards in Photoshop Where i converted Feets into Inches and design whatever i want. Photoshop makes system hang, and takes too much time to process any action being done on a ...
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Can I use Jeff Goldblum (actor) as Dr. Ian Malcolm (Mathematician in Jurasic Park 1993) in digital painting that will use as art cover for my client

If I will use it will I violate any rights? I am not really sure that's why I want to ask here, I didn't find any close related problem with this, its little bit complicated question.
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How to topologically correctly edit adjacent paths in Inkscape?

I am vectorizing an image and I wonder whether there are facilities provided in Inkscape to edit paths so they can share a border with no overlap or gap, just like in GIS programs when you tell them ...
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Critique: Does this image looking like active brain?

I want to represent an active brain. So I created an image of brain. In order to show that it is active, I used a bit of animation. I want to highlight right & left brain which suits my ...
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Photoshop CC 2015 Save Action is not overwriting the original PNG file

I just updated to Photoshop CC 2015 for OSX. When I had Photoshop CC 2014, I had an action: - Change hue - Change levels - Save - Close Which I could batch on hundreds of PNG images. The Save ...
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Dotted art line converts to solid but shouldn't

I have a 352-page book interior created in InDesign which has some hidden CMYK in some of the diagrams. Using Acrobat, I converted the PDF to “grayscale only” using the Preflight tool. The document ...
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Batch replacing colors in InDesign

Is there viable way to swap colors in a InDesign template and export them using a batch process or script? Ideally, I would like to be able to make a CSV file with a list of hexadecimal color values, ...
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Why does Illustrator transform both horizontally and vertically when the cursor suggests only one direction?

When using Illustrator to transform a shape vertically (increase it's height), the cursor will often change to a double-sided arrow pointing up and down. Often times, I find that if I click and drag, ...
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Company lost logo, I found it online posted by another company. If I vectorize it, will that make it illegal to use?

Ok, so I was asked to recreate a logo for "Jah Healing Caregivers" they had lost their file and wanted a recreate. Now I found the logo in a high res. file on google search images(which was posted by ...
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What is the best way to hire a vector freelancer online?

I'm curious what you guys think is the site to hire someone who can transfer my description and quick sketches into vectors? In terms of quality, price, community and fair percentage of the money paid ...
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What programs can I use to separate clusters of vector objects

I just purchased a group pack of background images from Shutterstock (.eps file). I don't have Adobe Illustrator. Is there a cheap program I can download to separate these individual backgrounds? ...
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Convert CMYK into K only

Using InDesign I created the interior of a 352-page book. It is supposed to be black only. But some of the diagrams in the book have hidden CMYK values. I created a PDF from InDesign. The PDF retains ...
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How to make direction points move together again in Illustrator CC [duplicate]

When you initially draw a smooth point with the Pen tool, dragging the direction point changes the length of the direction line on both sides of the point. However, when you edit an existing smooth ...
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Trifold Brochure: Where do the fold lines go-?

In a trifold brocure, there are two fold lines. What are the measurements for the fold lines in inches?
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Edited PDF viewing oddity [on hold]

I have a set of PDF files I created from Illustrator CC 2015, sent out to the client. They edited the files, using what I don't know. Resaved them as a PDF. When I click on the files, the windows ...
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Inkscape: how to add background stripes not overlaying some objects

I am trying to draw a schema using Inkscape but I am not familiar with the software to make it as I am picturing it. Presently, it looks like that: What I would like to add is a strip pattern ...
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I have created the logo similar to existing. Is it plagiarism?

I have design a logo to my friends company and just now have found that similar one existing in real. I fell very bad for that, what should I do? Redesign or not? I have made all needed research in ...
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Convert a line drawing from raster to vector **LINES**

Here are already such questions, like: Convert a line drawing from raster to vector What is the best way to convert a series of boxes (right angles) from raster to vector? Converting B&W to ...
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Gaussian Blur in Illustrator CC Problem

I am using Gaussian Blur in Illustrator CC. However, parts of the glow are outside of the line art. How can I delete those parts? Before I applied the blur on that layer (solid color) i could easily ...
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1answer
38 views

Draw a curve between two set of lines

Is there an easy way in photoshop to draw the white letters in the blue letters like below? At first thought I thought it was a new layer with the letters made smaller, but it is not the way to do ...
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1answer
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Is Sketch good at exporting jpgs and pngs containing pictures?

I designed a pictures grid in sketch, and wanted to export the hole grid as one jpg or png, and then add it to my website. I am wondering if the quality of the jpg or png would be as good as ...
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1answer
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placing artwork from sai paintool into adobe illustrator

So its my first time using sai paintool and im designing a dvd cover for my own anime. but im having trouble. My final product is going to be done in Adobe illustrator so i can work out the layout. So ...
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Sketch: Resize Element and Keep Content Centered

Is it possible to resize a grouped element, and preserve the centering of its child elements? Also, is it possible when resizing the group element that the elements inside the group, preserve their ...
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Professional Software to replace Geometer's Sketch Pad

I've been using an old copy of a program called "Geometer's Sketch Pad" to design character sheets for a tabletop game (think something like D&D). I'd like to copy over my existing work into a ...
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Is there a central font-license search site?

There are many font websites, that are eager to sell you fonts, or let you download them for free. So many that there is no way to know which are legit, and give the money to the copyright/license ...
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Sketchup to Cinema 4D

I have completed a 3D model in Sketchup Pro 2015 and I am trying to find a way to import it properly in cinema 4d. I have tried many different formats ( such as 3Ds, FBX, OBJ ) and none of these works ...
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Adobe Illustrator Drawing Delay [on hold]

There is a slight delay upon drawing any object within Illustrator. The specific action is after drawing an object on the screen and releasing the mouse button. Does anyone know why this happens and ...
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Illustrator CS6 - Hand Tool moving along invisible grid

I've recently been working in Illustrator CS6 and after a fresh install the Hand Tool works as expected. However, after repeatedly pressing ctrl-z (or ctrl-+ or ctrl--, can't remember), the hand tool ...
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How do I remove the box and shadow surrounding a 24-bit Windows 10 icon? [on hold]

I'm trying to create icons for Windows 10 using Photoshop and IcoFX. I've created 24-bit w/ alpha icons. The alpha channel is rendering correctly (see the shadow in the test icon below) but something ...
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28 views

Weird cutouts in stroke Illustrator CC 2015

For some reason, no matter what size I set the stroke to, there is always a strange cutout or an add on in a corner where two strokes meet. I've even tried changing the corner type and the limit. ...
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Opening adobe programs on iMac version 10.9.5 [on hold]

When I try to open programs such as Adobe InDesign CC2015 I keep getting messages saying the program is not responding and I have to force quit and try again. Sometimes it takes 3-4 times to get the ...
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1answer
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How do I clean up my layers after outlining strokes and dividing?

Hey all. So I'm creating a design in Illustrator. I want all of the shapes to have an even outline, but no stoke. In order to accomplish this I add the stroke and outline the strokes. Afterwards I ...
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Same text size, same font, but arnt identical [on hold]

I am typing the same words in two different text boxes. The font is the same type, same size but the text size is not identical. I'm using free transform to stretch the font to the size i need then ...
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1answer
51 views

How do I remove parts of a cirlce?

Hi there. I really want to remove the parts of these circles marked by the yellow circles, but I've had a lot of difficulty doing so. Can anyone help.
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Illustrator CC can't select clipping masks on canvass

First of all I can't select any clipping mask via canvass in my Illustrator CC. I don't know why this happens as layers are not locked. Second, Illustrator often makes a clipping mask when I use ...
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Design problem: Tying together two related but different elements [migrated]

Brief history of what's happening: the client wanted an interactive graph that the user can use to determine their needs from the client. The graph charts the user's business growth over time. When ...
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34 views

What are the best tools/processes for web design refinements / adding polish?

I'm working on a particular part of a web page right now and have a mocked-up design to work from. I've always been able to get everything blocked out in HTML and roughly looking how I like in CSS no ...
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1answer
46 views

Source of graphic design ideas [on hold]

I love creating designs. Personally I would love to take my time, think up and create every little thing in my design. But on some cases I'm working with some company I have not so much idea of what ...
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3answers
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How to draw a “circle grid” with editable colours and background colours?

Hi i was wondering if anyone could advise on how I would create the image shown? I am not a graphic designer but really need to create something like this. I have no idea even what package to use! ...
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How to cut jigsaw patterns individually in Gimp?

I am creating a simple jigsaw pattern using GIMP. Is it possible to cut the picture into individual pieces in the same layer? Suggest some methods please.
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How to make a good gradient with lots of colors

Any tips on making some killer gradients like this? I am in love with this gradient: (Image by Ivan Bobrov via Dribble: https://dribbble.com/shots/1763092-K-mark ) How can I achieve something ...
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1answer
47 views

Photoshop (CS6) - Character rig

Say I want to use Photoshop's puppet warp to animate a (2D) character. I have a psd-file with a layer for each component that can be moved individually - e.g. a layer for the body, one for each arm, ...
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1answer
23 views

What is the difference between InDesign Paragraph composer and Single line composer?

In the new InDesign CC under the Paragraph options there are 4 types of paragraph: adobe world ready single line composer adobe world ready paragraph composer adobe single line composer adobe ...
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1answer
25 views

How to align rectangles adjacent?

I'd like to make the selected rectangles all vertically adjacent (no gaps), not overlapping. Is there a simple way to do that?
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13 views

Sizes for a website mock up [duplicate]

Anyone can suggest me a proper size to start with ? and then hopefully I will be able to resize it :) according to screen sizes .and also some fonts
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2answers
39 views

Stroke color with Eye dropper Tool

If select a color from Eyedropper tool and try to put it in stroke of any object, then it doesn't fills up in it's stroke instead it fills the whole object not the stroke. Eg say its a circle which is ...
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How small font sizes and details can I print in a risograph?

How small font sizes and details can I print in a risograph? Does it matter which model of riso machine it is? How much difference does the coarseness of the paper do? (A print test scanned with ...
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1answer
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In Illustrator, is there a way smooth selected paths algorithmically?

I'm used to gimp in which there is a way to select a path and use an algorithm to remove excess points and generally smooth out the path. It asks for details like what kind of edge to keep as a ...
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1answer
47 views

From a CAD model to an Illustration drawing. How to?

I am trying to draw the best illustration I can for a user manual. I have a CAD drawing in .STP and I would like to get some simple illustations in .AI or .EPS or .SVG I tried to export the ...
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How do I combine an SVG file with auto incrementing text in illustrator

Currently we have a series of sequential QR codes as SVGs. We are looking to add an incrementing unique number to the bottom of the QR code. Something like the following process. Import SVG ...

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