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Painting a car in 3D then generating stencils

I'm not really sure what software solution would be best, or if one even exists, but I have a car that I want to design the paint job for. It appears that Photoshop can import a 3D model and from ...
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Recreate Complex JPG File As PSD? My Designer Disappeared

I unfortunately hired someone who I thought was a fantastic, dependable designer. They created a very complex, extremely well put together landing page for me. They then sent me a jpg version of the ...
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0answers
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What's with size-specific fonts?

Google fonts has a font called Slabo 27px -- 27px is part of the font name because the font is made for that specific size. Do you know what's the point of this? The font seems the same to me at ...
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Separating downloaded vector images using Inkscape

I am completely a novice at this but I would like to use a vector image I have downloaded using Inkscape OR Gimp. The download came with multiple images and I would like to be able to separate them ...
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3answers
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What’s the right character for an apostrophe?

Maybe this will be considered a little bit nitpicking and this might be asked before, but I wonder what’s the correct typographic character for an apostrophe? Many times I see the so called ...
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Graphic designer [on hold]

i have been appointed as Computer Engineer as a person in charge to manage the infrastucture in my company, i have been assigned to suggest a specific computer hardware and propose appropriate system ...
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0answers
19 views

Graphic design software [on hold]

What is the best graphic design to interface with CAD work? No photo touch up's. Straight graphic design
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2answers
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How do I smooth out pixelated lines?

I am designing this logo for my website. It looks great in Illustrator CC but looks pixilated on the site. I want to smooth out the "A" and "W" diagonal vector lines. I have tried exporting as a PNG ...
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0answers
17 views

Pathfinder or Shapebuilder with stroke solution?

I find myself running into this problem all the time. I am wondering how to utilize pathfinder or shapebuilder with a stroke. Or ideally many strokes, since I end up having to cut a lot of elements. ...
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2answers
27 views

Inserting PDF into InDesign

I've been supplied with a PDF that I need to insert into InDesign. The particular InDesign document is a 16pp booklet, so there are facing pages. The PDF is going on a facing page. The PDF is set up ...
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2answers
21 views

distorted shapes and curves

I did a project a while ago where all the curves and a lot of the shapes were distorted. Unfortunately I only noticed the distortion after having saved the file. I am attempting to fix the issue now ...
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1answer
23 views

Place images into photoshop without confirmation prompt?

I drag and drop like 50 images into some opened psd. To complete this i have to confirm a transformation 50 times (press enter or click the checkmark). Any way to skip this step and make it apply ...
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1answer
8 views

Fit to Artwork Bounds fitting more than expected

When I choose Fit to Artwork Bounds or Fit to Selected Art in Illustrator CS6 it appears to be fitting to phantom objects, sometimes on other artboards, so it fits the other artboards inside itself. ...
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0answers
18 views

How can we see the difference between RGB and sRGB spaces?

RGB and sRGB I found were said to be two color spaces the former adding some kind of a standard. There are a lot of details about what their difference actually is but how exactly can we spot or see a ...
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0answers
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Set Illustrator to remember Artboards

I'm trying to find a way Illustrator will remember how I set the artboard in a file. Normally I'd create an icon, set the artboard bounds to fit the artwork bounds, save and close the file. When I ...
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0answers
19 views

create new layer for each frame

I'm trying to animated images of mine in photoshop CC2015. I complete every step until I have to go to the menu to select create new layer for each frame / make frames from layer and this is where I ...
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1answer
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Noisy feather selections in photoshop

Whenever I put some kind of feather on selection. Or there is some angled selection; there is a noisy type of selection. How to get rid of it? Refer to the link for image please.
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0answers
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Alternative to Scriptographer

I used Scriptographer a good while back (http://scriptographer.org/) I wanted to use it again but they no longer work on the latest version of Illustrator - does anyone know an alternative version? ...
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2answers
19 views

Converting a set of SVG files into PDF

I have a set of stacked SVG files myFile01.svg myFile02.svg ... myFile10.svg (created with InkScape). I want to do the following automatically as the number of files grew large: a) transform ...
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0answers
53 views

How to make a sketch like that from a photo?

and this is the photo: I need it for a logo. Please help :) ... Thanks!
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0answers
21 views

Colour of colour swatch changes in InDesign Document

I have a problem with InDesign (I am using the latest version of the program). I created an RGB Colour swatch in a light green colour tone (RGB 197 232 108) If I am using it in my InDesign Document, ...
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1answer
26 views

Name or author of tiling geometric pattern?

The image given design is very impressive and I really liked the designs used as background images and decoration. Is there a name for this design and author?
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0answers
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How to store paper medium (not size) in a PDF?

Our documents are intended to be printed on a pre-printed form that our printer has set up as different paper medium. Forgetting to chose that is obviously rather annoying, but changing the printer's ...
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0answers
11 views

Can't open files. HELP! [on hold]

I cannot open any of the files attached to my 'Classroom in a Book' from Pearson. I get this message every time. Someone please help!!!!
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1answer
21 views

Photoshop Actions: How can I add styles (fx) to layer without clearing current styles?

I'm trying to record a Photoshop action that applies a layer style (say drop shadow). When I run this action, all other effects gets removed and only currently applied (drop shadow) remains. How can I ...
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1answer
17 views

I'm new to UI design but i've been on other artes(like web design, logo and other)

It's my first time to UI design in iOS and I was given a project app. My question is: Which is better to UI design, Photoshop or Illustrator (I love them both)? What is my resolution (and what are ...
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1answer
8 views

How to flatten multiple shape in Sketch App?

How to flatten more than two combine shape in Sketch App? In below image an example as I'm trying to do whole shape flatten and make single shape how can I do?
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2answers
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How to create distorted gradient banding?

The top image briefly was translated into the bottom one for a split second as it was loading in an app. Question How can I intentionally make an image distort like this: Original image What I ...
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0answers
27 views

Create Vector logo from photo of Business Card [on hold]

Hi I am building a website for a client who has given me a business card with his logo on. He has no image file of the logo only the cards themselves. I have tried scanning the card but the resulting ...
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2answers
31 views

Illustrator svg with screen shot image, large file size

I am using screen shots to present my web work then building an .svg with some additional layers, the resolution turns out great. I choose to save it as an svg because it maintains clarity, in the ...
0
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1answer
26 views

Text not showing up on Gimp 2.8

I am trying to enter text on Gimp 2.8. However, when I try, a cursor just moves across the screen and no text is entered.
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1answer
43 views

What's the term for this Design Element

Hi I am looking for a term of this flowerish design Element so I can look up some more Variations. Thanks in Advance.
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2answers
41 views

PS - How to turn text into a 'hole' over an image to show the original background?

http://d.pr/i/1ey7o I'm trying to make it so the white N is transparent and basically cuts a hole over the star background to reveal the black background. Any help is appreciated, thank you!
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0answers
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I unlocked all my layers, but Illustrator doesn't let me draw in any of them

Whenever I unlock a layer and try to draw on it, illustrator won't let me. I even tried unlocking all the layers and not even like that works.
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1answer
36 views

Sans Serif Font Anatomy

I'm designing a brand identity guidelines, I've made a change to the "J" letter in the logo, i'm using Museo Sans Rounded and the "J" has a top line that doesn't match with the isotype. There is a ...
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1answer
37 views

How to save a Facebook Banner so it is optimized for BOTH mobile and web?

I'm trying to add a new banner image to my Facebook page. It's the correct size of 851x315 and I have saved it in both JPEG and PNG, clocking in at 77Kb. The image looks fine on Desktop but when I ...
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7answers
799 views

Graphic design beginner: How do you get to the point where a design is in your head?

I know this question might sound stupid but I'm a programmer and I want to learn graphic design. Well, from what I see you have to learn stuff like color theory, composition, spacing, etc. I get that ...
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2answers
27 views

InDesign: How to place multiple images in a text frame

I need to place many images into a single text frame. I know that you can place as many images at a time as you like, but I can't figure out a way to place them inside a text frame. The only way I can ...
0
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1answer
22 views

jagged looking in illustrator CS5

So i've been using illustrator for years now and out of nowhere my lines are jagged like little stairs, I did not ever have this problem and i'm very concerned because even if i bring a logo in it ...
0
votes
2answers
23 views

How can I use my CC Libraries colours in Photoshop CC Color Swatches?

I created a Color CC Library but I can't use it when I need to pick one of these colours for a gradient. How can I fix this?
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0answers
8 views

InDesign: Header, footnote and span column

How can I move a footnote from below the header with a "span columns > span all columns" settings to bottom of the page?
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1answer
37 views

It is possible to convert a regular shape to a hand-written shape using illustrator?

I want to convert regular forms let's say for example a rectangle and circle to a hand-written looking forms using Illustrator or Inkscape(best scenario). I don't want to use the pencil to draw the ...
0
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1answer
30 views

image trace a coloured illustration

I am relatively new to illustrator....i use image trace all the time to bring my black line art into illustrator to then make pattetn repeats. I am trying to bring a hand coloured sketch in and ...
20
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8answers
4k views

First client's partner demands free website redesign, wants deposit returned - moral dilemma

Sorry in advance for the long read. I'm 22 years old and just finished university for graphic design. I was approached by a small business which wanted me to design them a logo, stationery, and a ...
0
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1answer
17 views

When Inkscape opens file, objects are jumped over the page

When I save and then open a file with Inkscape, it loads with object dislocated. I can then fix the object's location (it jumps near correct location after even slight move), save, but after opening ...
0
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1answer
24 views

How to vectorize stroke in Sketch App?

I'm trying to get similar effect as illustrator. How can I get inside border vector in Sketch App?
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2answers
24 views

In Adobe Illustrator CS6 how to add a smilie or a tick mark into a layer name field?

In Adobe Illustrator CS6 how do I add a smilie or a tick mark into a layer name field?
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0answers
29 views

Does anyone know the name of this particular font? [on hold]

I am looking for the name of the font in the pictures. It is not Borg 9 or SF Sports Night. TIA
0
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1answer
29 views

Gimp: making edges less smooth

Most questions are about smoothing edges. I would like the opposite. I have this map: I would like a plugin/filter to make edges more rough. Something along this:
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2answers
40 views

Need help identifying vintage font

Can anybody tell me what this font is? Or something similar? I tried using whatthefont but nothing came up.

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