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how to apply texture on custom mesh in maya [on hold]

I'm beginner to maya and trying to UV mapping on the Hex shape, But facing some problem. i.e. I follow the tutorial for UV mapping on a cube: ...
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How do I achieve this effect?

I've been trying to mess around with radial blurs and glows for a few hours, but nothing looks quite as good as this. Any insight would be much appreciated !
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Reducing High Resolution Car Images

I have high resolution car images for web use only. They are stunning images that vary in size from 800kb to 5 mb. My question is about my technique for image optimization: I've done my research and ...
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1answer
18 views

Painting areas inside an illustration - Illustrator CS6

I am having problems in filling my illustration with colours. I usually do these things by creating separate shapes or so but now this is done more by separate paths and I am confused. The shape ...
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how to type correct arabic in Photoshop [duplicate]

I want to type Arabic text in Photoshop, but the text appears disjointed and the letters do not connect at all. For example محمد appears as م ح م د. i m using OS X Yosemite , I'm not sure if the ...
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1answer
14 views

16 bit float and 32 bit float doubts

I'm starting in digital paint and I cant figure if it would be better to work in a 16 or 32 floating point bit rate depth, or even neither? I've noticed that working in a floating point precision is ...
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Problems with creating an “A” shape

I'm using Illustrator, the CC version and I am trying to create an "A" shape out of rectangles overlapping each other. I've tried the pathfinder tool and I've used both merging and unite however they ...
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27 views

What is the best & fast pixel art application for windows?

I'm trying to develop a game for smart phones. If I want to easily animate charterer and output charterer-sheets what's a good tool to use? There is so many software and I can't test all of them. ...
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1answer
28 views

How to make text on color stand-out?

For example, if I had a dark blue or black background choosing white text will make it stand-out and more readable. If I had a white or off-white background, black text will stand-out and be ...
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How to draw sugar with a pencil

How can I draw sugar with a pencil to get a realistic look? I tried it like this (it's not ready yet): Is it better to use stripes/dots or is there a better way?
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1answer
23 views

Turn off antialiasing for artwork and ignore type?

I'm trying to force Illustrator to be my goto web design "raster" editor. Working in pixel preview is certainly the way to go but I've run into a problem. In web design there is no AA for boxes and ...
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1answer
17 views

Cchanging the color of of a PNG file converted to SVG in illustrator [on hold]

Just got done converting a png Photoshop file to a SVG in Illustrator but I"m not able to change the color to the the deired dcolor. Any ideas on how this can be done?
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13 views

Powerpoint, Disable Slide Transitions on a particular element [on hold]

Basically I have the same title on two consecutive slides and I don't want the title to do a slide transition as it doesn't change. Is there any way to do this?
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Logo Critique - Personal Brand

So I'm updating my portfolio and feel like I have some nice work to show, but what kind of designer doesn't have their own brand, right? I sat down with pen and paper, drew some sketches. Then ...
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21 views

Need help with identifying presentation software [on hold]

I like how simple the theme is, yet it looks very elegant as a whole. Please watch the video here at around 2:14 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhZVmqlw7iU I wonder what presentation software has ...
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15 views

Vector gets pixelated when i move them to different tab in illustrator [on hold]

I downloaded some vectors and i want to show them all one by one in different file but when i select a single vector and copy it to a new file in a new tab it gets pixelated. Here is a screenshot of ...
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51 views

What is the best way to create partially extracted photos?

This is from a magazine but I was just wondering how this effect is done please see pink arrows showing areas of image that extends beyond where the background has been cropped. So its kind of like ...
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0answers
9 views

Photoshop doesn't open files [on hold]

I have a client using PS CS4 on Windows 7 32-bit, files don't open, no error message, nothing happens. Rebooting doesn't help. All drivers seem to be in order. Create new file-> nothing happens. ...
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0answers
5 views

Illustrator CS4 - Text Box Moves When Adjusting Bounding Box

Adobe Illustrator CS4 I'm having a weird problem that I can't find the solution to. I make a text box manually to fill with text. I typically like to size it so the text is snug within the bounding ...
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43 views

Color palette selection for a simple, clean, and modern website [on hold]

I would like to portray this as being trendy, cool, modern, and minimalist. Please have at look at the following site: http://test.esnail.x10host.com/ My questions are as follow: Is the color ...
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19 views

In Sketch 3 how can I delete the excess of a shape like in Adobe illustrator?

If I merge to shapes together or use a mask in Sketch 3 I want to be able to select the 'excess' and delete. For example I have a rectangle and then I overlap a circle with it. Then I want to keep the ...
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1answer
62 views

Tools or graphics library used to create the following images? [on hold]

Anybody could give me an idea about the tools or graphics library used to create the following images? I have seen several sites using a similar design and I want to create a banner for social network ...
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23 views

What is the best source to learn application GUI elements? [on hold]

I've been wondering about how these beautiful elements are designed. Take Adobe products as an example. I'm talking about all those buttons, check boxes, etc. I'm looking for some learning sources ...
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Best site to upload clients order for them to download from? [on hold]

Which website should i upload the orders, I tried imgur but it decrease the quality when the client downloads it for them! and dont say skype cuz i dont use skype so any other sites you guys have, it ...
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0answers
9 views

How can I make Photoshop CS6 ignore the retina display of my macbook? [on hold]

I use a Macbook Pro with retina display. I have Adobe Photoshop CS6, and back in the day, it did not have full support for the retina display. The consequence was that if you were working on a ...
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1answer
23 views

Move a selection on multiple layers at once in Photoshop CS6

Is it possible to make a selection in Photoshop CS6 and move that selected area on more than one layer at the same time?
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28 views

How to get this effect in photoshop or any other program? [on hold]

I'm photo-shooting rings & jewelry & I'd like to know how to get the exact effect that turns a photo of a ring into the one attached, using Photoshop or any other program. The less the steps ...
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3answers
56 views

Logo design: shape overlap?

I am in the process of cleaning up a relatively complex logo, and am unsure as to what the best way to manage the joins between different colors. Should I leave the vector shapes in such a way as they ...
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1answer
25 views

Anchor background-color object to paragraph style in InDesign

In a book I'm working on in InDesign CS6 every chapter starts on the next odd page. Every page with the 'Chapter Title' paragraph style has its own background color (the whole page is filled with this ...
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0answers
19 views

CSS Image Sizing Being Removed from Email Signatures in Email Chain [on hold]

I recently created an email signature for all of the employees at my company and the CEO was adamant that it have the company logo and graphic links to all of our social media accounts. Following the ...
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38 views

rotate text on Z axe in illustrator cs5

should be a simple thing but can find the way to rotate text in z axe in illustrator ? I dont want to make it a 3d text just rotate it on the Z axe to make it fit in perpective (one word on the left ...
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1answer
29 views

Images imported to Illustrator get resized despite their original size

I have a folder full of pictures, they are all 6000x4000 images. However, when I impor them into Illustrator (drag&drop inside the app) their size changes, their width and height sometimes is half ...
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0answers
17 views

Center icon in a transparent square for SVG export

I have a file with many art boards within, each has an icon. I've exported all the icons in to there own .ai file and now I want them all to be exported as SVG's centered in a square so they are all ...
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3answers
29 views

Can I insert and lock a vector illustration in a word document?

I work for a marketing department that gets constant copy edit requests for sales proposals that have been designed in illustrator and indesign. Is there a way for me to recreate the document in word ...
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19 views

How do I draw a traffic simulation? [on hold]

I want to draw a traffic simulation. This is an example:
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3answers
42 views

How can I easily preview my illustrator document on my iPad?

I am designing screens for an app for iPad. I would like to easily preview my artboards on my iPad. My method to do that is: export the .ai document to a .pdf document copy the .pdf file to my ...
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0answers
14 views

How to convert greyscale to alpha in Illustrator?

I have a scanned image I converted to outlines in Illustrator. To do that, I have used the greyscale option, which gave me a decent result. What I need to do now is to convert the greyscale values to ...
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1answer
142 views

How to create a color of the same brightness and saturation?

Let's consider three colors: Red, Green and Blue. For blue I created a specific shade, something like #F2F5F7. If you see this color, it has a certain level of shade, brightness and saturation value ...
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1answer
36 views

Segment circle into layers

I want to divide a circle into 5 equal segments such that each segment will be on it's own layer. In general I want to create a loading animation that would consist of 5 images with number of visible ...
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1answer
25 views

Numbers in SVG cut off, how do I restore them?

I've been exporting skeletal structures in MarvinSketch to SVGs, sadly sometimes the sides of these files (usually number subscripts) are cut off. For example, see below a PNG export of one such SVG. ...
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1answer
42 views

What's common starting point to designing an icon set [on hold]

I have seen a growing number of nice icon sets throughout the years. They have fine tuned their icon sets to make it pixel perfect, well-ratio. I wonder if I want to start design my own icon set, for ...
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What's the best logo choice for a robotic toy company? Where can I get feedback on my design? [on hold]

I'm designing a logo for my startup and prepared a quick survey to get feedback. Here's the link to it: http://goo.gl/forms/07p6yK4v8U I'm starting a company that will produce cute robots to play ...
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1answer
34 views

Creating graphics in bulk with minor variances

I need to make 50-500 copies of a photo with a phone number printed over top of each. Each of the 50-500 copies needs to have a different colored font or font type for the phone number. I have been ...
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1answer
31 views

Ai: How do I apply a layer's layer style (eg shadow) only to the object or group below it?

So if I want the shadow for the blue hat to only fall on the face, and not blur out onto the background etc, is there any simple-ish way to do this?
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0answers
15 views

When working remotely is incorrect decision? [on hold]

When working remotely is incorrect decision? For the freelance and Organization.
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1answer
26 views

What style would you say this cassette tape packaging is?

I've provided some concept styles to a client and wasn't sure how to describe this style. What time period/style does this image evoke most?
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17 views

How can I extract cursor coordinate in Adobe Photoshop for use in Action script?

What I want to do in Photoshop (version CC, but I think this applies to any version) is label a point using count tool under my mouse's current position, and label it multiple times (for different ...
6
votes
2answers
37 views

Profile to use for JPG used on TV screens

At my job we have internal TV screens, with content airing throughout the entire company. This is a fairly new way of internal communications marketing. My group does several projects per month where ...
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2answers
25 views

How to select multiple paths that are adjacent in the layers window?

Given the following setup: How can I quickly select all orange circles in Layer 1 in order to edit them, as shown here: It seems like this should be somehow possible through the layers window, ...
18
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5answers
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What can be done to preserve the history of digital design?

I have recently moved, so I went through the process of deciding what to keep, what to donate and what to throw away. One of the things I kept was a banker's box full of examples of my print and ...

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