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Why Does My Font Size Looks Too Large in InDesign?

In InDesign, I have my font size set to 6 pts. but it definitely looks larger than that. What settings can I look at to try to change this occurrence?
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0answers
5 views

What is the term for color overlay effect?

What is the term for this type of color effect? Where can I download a bunch of these?
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0answers
6 views

Show legend AND percentages in Illustrator pie chart

I have a pie chart that looks like this: I want to make it look like this (ignore the purple lines), so that it has both the colored legend AND the percentages. (The color and shape doesn't matter)....
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1answer
9 views

Why does my embedded EPS look pixelated on my Photoshop PDF?

I have a PSD file with an embedded .eps logo. When I export to Photoshop PDF and zoom in, all the text and shapes look very smooth, but the Smart Object .eps ends up not retaining its vector status. ...
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0answers
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What qualities should I look for in a font for an educational establishment?

I am trying to create a website for schools targeting elementary to high school students, and was wondering what characteristics I should look for in a font to make sure its "safe" or ideal? Are there ...
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23 views

AutoCAD 2k17 vector logo

anyone care to share a vector logo for AutoCAD 2k17? If not - and I've been struggling to find one - please drop some knowledge bombs as to how do I effectively vectorize it (I tried Illustrator ...
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1answer
20 views

How do I make Inkscape's selection tool (F1) more precise?

When I click on something, it selects, I believe, the largest object in a given radius from the click offset, not the path I've actually clicked on. Is there a way to increase the precision? Zooming ...
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3answers
40 views

I have a client who keeps asking for quotations but never follows through

I'm fairly new to freelancing and have an issue that I'm not sure how to tackle. I'm still struggling to get paid work so every potential job is very important, however I've had so many time wasters. ...
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33 views

what do you think about this logo? [on hold]

I am new to graphic designing, and I recently made a logo for appliance repair webiste. Here is the logo. Please comment what you think. Thank you !
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1answer
291 views

How do I create a tri-colored arc in Inkscape?

I need to cut an arc which has three colors say red, green and blue one after the other. This is for a circular game paddle. I am using a differentiate on a square and a circle, then rotating the ...
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1answer
12 views

What should I consider when purchasing a new laptop and accessories for design? [on hold]

as a graphic designer and a gamer, should i choose Lenovo or ASUS? any additional comment is always good.
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1answer
37 views

How to create a logo made of fire?

I need to make a version of a logo "made of fire" for an ad. Take a look at the images below. The last one is a test I made using Apple's logo using this set of transparent flames. As you can see, IT'...
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2answers
16 views

How to fix Adobe Illustrator Interface Resolution? [on hold]

This is my perfect resolution for my Adobe Photoshop, it calibrate with my monitor resolution Now look at my Adobe Illustrator, everything seems big. How to make it small like my Adobe Photoshop? ...
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0answers
11 views

Inkscape - Permanently Change Default Document Background Color

Just like the title says, does anyone know of a way to PERMANENTLY change the default document background color in Inkscape? I know you can do it on a by-document basis in the "Document Properties" ...
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0answers
21 views

Does the FAB button on Material Design has a light?

OK so the "Card" on material cast a shadow because of 2 lights, because well... if something has a shadow its because that thing is blocking the light. Does the FAB has the same light effects as the "...
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4answers
35 views

Why does this AI Illustrator clipping mask not work?

Below is a link to a very simple AI file that represents the issue I am having. https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/6136148/question.ai I am trying to get the dots to be coloured by the gradient ...
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1answer
41 views

How to add a background to a logo?

Can someone explain to me how to put the picture of the pink (marble) background inside the round shape?
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1answer
22 views

How can I align question/answer text in InDesign?

I am aware you can have a similar effect with using tabs, which I've tried to set up below: But, as you can see, if the answer is longer than others, the text alignment gets messed up.(Tabs can be ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Bilingual Book Typography [on hold]

I am designing a book that has text in Korean and English. I was wondering if you have any tips on Korean typefaces and where to either buy or download them.
1
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1answer
26 views

Match the brightness on X layers at once in Photoshop

I have a collection of 142 partially overlapping images, taken on a grid with a microscope. I've had to go through some pain to patch them all together as the automated software packages seemed to ...
2
votes
1answer
23 views

Data is incorrect after importing variable library into Illustrator

I have a bunch of graphs in an Illustrator document. All of them are tagged and have been exported to an XML document. I want to change the numbers in the XML and re-import it to update the graphs ...
3
votes
1answer
35 views

Align text to center of text field in double-column in Indesign

So, I want to achieve this effect, but then automatically (without having to edit the text manually): So basically, the left column has to have a right alignment, and the right column has to have a ...
0
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0answers
24 views

What is the main font used in the Ashby's Ice Cream logo? [on hold]

Source I'm adapting the logo for a sort of franchise that would like its own subname in addition to the official logo. Naturally I'd like to keep the main font.
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1answer
39 views

How gradient effect in mockup is made using Photoshop? [duplicate]

I found this cool design in Dribbble and wonder how these layers of curves are made in Photoshop. Buildings in the background is also blended well. Is there any proper method to blend them into the ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Displaying status circles

I am currently working on webproject and responsible for the design. I have a list , where I shall display the trackingstatus of each list-item. For each step I have 4 possible outcomes. I wanted to ...
1
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0answers
16 views

Why am I getting dotted grey edges on my batch exported images?

I have created a script which batch exports an ai file into an SVG file and multiple sizes of JPG and PNG files. The script creates three directories in the parent directory of the directory the ai ...
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0answers
16 views

Maintaining the clarity of a PNG exported from Illustrator [on hold]

I have drawn a vector image in Illustrator that I want to export as a PNG. But when exporting it to PNG the clarity of the image is missing. Is there any way to maintain the clarity of the image? I am ...
-1
votes
3answers
76 views

How do I create this type of shadow effect on the letters in Illustrator?

Can someone help provide a tutorial or instructions on how to get this effect? Thanks!!
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votes
0answers
8 views

Use a layer or shape as a mask? [duplicate]

I want to use a shape as a mask in Photoshop, so anything new I draw with the brush tool is only INSIDE of the existing shape. Right now this shape exists on its own layer. I'm thinking the ideal ...
0
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2answers
49 views

Why photoshop distort imported image?

I've made a screenshot of my phone screen and imported it in Photoshop by dragging from disk. However it's clean "as-is" image of the phone screen, it has appeared in photoshop slightly blurred. How ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

How to create zoom-in effect in Illustrator?

I have a vector image, which I'm using for a presentation. There are some minute details in the image that I want to focus on during my presentation. The problem with raster-based technique is that ...
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votes
1answer
23 views

How to make fixed aspect ratio, highlight and rule of thirds enabled by default?

How can I enable Highlight, Rule of thirds and Fixed aspect ratio of 1080x1080 as default settings in GIMP for the selection tool?
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votes
0answers
17 views

How to export only what is on the artboard CS6

So I have part of an image hanging off my Artboard because I only need to show part of the image. I was having trouble with making clipping masks and all that jazz so I decided quit messing with those,...
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votes
0answers
12 views

Help on downsizing a high quality jpeg from illutrator [on hold]

I need to export a high quality jpeg in illustrator but have the file size as low as possible. Please help!
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Why do font designers leave out the number 4 [on hold]

I'm using a font and I noticed that the person who designed it left out the number 4. I looked online and I noticed that if a number is left out, it will most likely be the number 4. Is there a reason ...
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votes
1answer
24 views

How to set up a website to sell my own products? [duplicate]

I'm an artist, and I want to run a website which can sell my prints of my art, where I can write blog posts, upload products, edit photos, manage customers, etc. But I can't do all these things by ...
0
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0answers
16 views

Smooth edges in Maya

I imported an illustrator text to Maya and applied a Bevel, so I have this: Now what I want is to smooth the edges of the letters, something like this I made 2 years ago: I was able to do it 2 ...
4
votes
3answers
212 views

Will layer effects affect how my Pantone design prints?

I have a project, which needs to be in Pantone, but I have never printed anything in Pantone before. I figured out how to use Pantone via internet searches, but I am worried that what I have might not ...
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votes
2answers
56 views

Should I accept my own redesign?

have a webapp where I make http post requests and I wanted to improve the form where users post advertisements. Now when I improved it, how do I actually measure or know that I made an "improvement"? ...
0
votes
0answers
3 views

exporting selected layer(s) in pixelmator separately [duplicate]

I am using Pixelmator Version 3.5 Canyon (60521). I wanted to know, if there is a way to export selected layer(s) separately. For example if there are 10 different sub later that were used to create ...
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0answers
37 views

How to create my own typography poster with perfect lines and curves? [on hold]

I want to create my own typography poster. I created that poster on paper and I want that poster exactly like that in Illustrator, but I want to make changes like perfect lines and curves. How can I ...
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votes
0answers
26 views

How can I learn clipping path for graphics design? [on hold]

Is anyone available to teach and guide me? Now a days, clipping path is a popular graphics design service of thr world. Some of my friends also do this and earn a lot of money. So, I've a wish to be ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Java Script to Reveal layers (or sub-layers/paths) one at a time

I have an Illustrator file with several objects. I would like to record, via screen video, the process of each object appearing one at a time. I've read the beginner java manual, but all I could find ...
1
vote
4answers
86 views

Need help making my logo stand out from the background

I would like to ask for suggestions on how to make the logo (Printzilla House) below stand out more on the pattern background. I've tried adding an oval white shape, but it seems to look a bit weird. ...
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votes
1answer
38 views

Need help with Adobe Illustrator!

Whenever I click on the "Rectangle Tool" the resulting rectangle is always pitched 15 degrees up, on the right hand side. The solution I am sure is simple and probably too simple for this forum, but ...
1
vote
3answers
57 views

Can Illustrator use a clipping path from a jpg created in Photoshop?

I have images created in Photoshop that have a clipping path around the main part of the image and are saved as jpg. When I open these jpg files in InDesign, the image is clipped using the stored ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Centering quotes within anchored objects

I have an Indesign document that I'm supposed to revise for a company I'm interning for. I have quite a bit of Indesign experience from formatting for my high school's newspaper a couple years back ...
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votes
1answer
39 views

Which cms do I use and how to make the current html responsive? [on hold]

One contracter created a psd file for me based on my wishes, another one a html-page based on it. This was in 2012. There is a lot of gradients and rounded curves going on. My goal is to have the ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Can you someone please help me know which file formats of the designed logo shall be given to a developer? [duplicate]

Please explain which file format should be handed over to the developers so as they don't breakdown when used on webpages.
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votes
1answer
33 views

Looking for a way to create a White logo on translucent background that will be viewable in preview?

I'm delivering a package of logos (saved as .pdf), some of which are white on transparent background. When opened in preview or finder, the files appear blank because those applications default to ...

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