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Layers visible but nothing showing up!

For some reason, when I opened up my Adobe Illustrator file a blank canvas opened up. I opened up the layers panel and all the layers are there. Still, nothing appears. Any ideas?
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Free icon set most similar to Facebook's icons

The title says it all I guess. Anybody aware of any free icon set most similar to Facebook's icons?
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1answer
11 views

What font has no descent? or How remove the descender of individual characters?

I need a font for a project that has no descenders below the baseline. Here is a link that explains font terminology: If this is not possible, is it possible to force individual characters to stand ...
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Reduce number of colors in illustrator using Recolor artwork not working?

Here is my problem: I select all my items click the recolor wheel merge some colors click ok, but it does not seem to change: deselect, then reselect the shapes click the color wheel: all colors are ...
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0answers
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I am using the shape tool and the shapes I create are only movable nothing else

I can not change their size,or create round corners and when I am using the shaper tool its the same. Where do I have wrong settings?
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8 views

Does anyone know the font used in this text? [on hold]

I'm trying to find out the name of the font used in this Haggard Garage logo linked below, do you recognise it?jpg
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11 views

Stupid rendering time on PS (3D layer)

I feel wrong, but it's just as simple as this: two words, extruded text, simple flat white material, default lightning, nothing special. Rendering time on 3D Studio Max-VRay about 1 minute (2K size ...
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2answers
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How do I convert the width from pixels to inches at 300 dpi?

I was asked to change the images to 300 dpi tiff files at a width between 3.5" to 5". The image properties show the width in pixels only. How do I resize the width in pixels to fit the width between ...
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0answers
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What's the font in this image? [on hold]

I went to Bernard Tschumi's exhibition in Shanghai Power Station of Art, I'd like to know what the font in this poster.
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1answer
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Is there a way in Adobe Illustrator to import a path from a list of points?

I want to be able to take a list of point coordinates created by a script and import them as a path. The list would be just be a text document with the coordinates separated by line breaks. Is there a ...
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0answers
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What process do you go through when creating a typeface to make sure that it is not too similar to something that already exists?

From the comments and answers I received from a previous question (How much alteration to a font constitutes a new variation?) I thought that this might actually be a more constructive and practical ...
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0answers
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Make a Cartoon character on real life background

How to make a cartoon character and a cartoon with real life background look like cut the rope cartoon ? Thanks.
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0answers
8 views

Shaper tool objects left uneditable

I have drawn a flat design landscape with the "new" Shaper Tool and at some point I must have used some command - ctrl+z i suspect - and now I can only edit a handful of the triangles in size and ...
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1answer
13 views

How can I change the preset color of a brush in GIMP?

For example, if I wanted to change the green pepper to red, could I do that?
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1answer
15 views

How to automate creation of OpenType features based on glyph and/or class names?

I use FontLab Studio, but if there are ways to do what I'm asking in Glyphs, I'd make the switch. I know how to write OpenType features by hand, based on the naming-conventions of my glyphs and ...
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0answers
15 views

Labeling River in a map

I'm wraping my map up in illustrator. I want to created a line that has the same geometry of my river and I want to label it: "Klamath River". The thinkg is, I don't want to label it once, I want to ...
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0answers
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Automotive windshield [on hold]

How to scan the rear car windshield of a car ? Import it to Illustrator or Photoshop and do set it (via vectors or other methods) to be ready to be printed out on big papers with same windshield ...
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0answers
15 views

Trying to create a fade background in Photoshop [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a wedding invitation but I'm struggling to get the same effect as the example one I've seen on a website. How would I create the same background effect? I've tried using the ...
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1answer
51 views

Examples of a $5000 website. (For a guide on pricing) [on hold]

I realize this may sound like a strange question (and hopefully relevant for this site). I am starting up freelancing and am unsure about what I should charge for various jobs. Would other ...
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0answers
9 views

Overriding linked textframes from a master page

I'm trying to take a master which have several linked textframes on them, then add text to the first textframe and want it to roll over into the next text frame. To do this, I'm creating a new page, ...
0
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0answers
10 views

Resizing images for InDesign to 100% for printers

I've seen in the specs for POD printers that they want images to be scaled at 100%. If I take an image, and resize it down to 80% in InDesign, couldn't I just change the PPI to a higher value rather ...
0
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0answers
13 views

InDesign CC 2015 crashes on Widows 10 immediately after launch. [on hold]

At work I have Corporate CC with only InDesign on a windows 7 machine which works fine however it fails to lunch on my second machine wich has Windows 10. Immediately after lounching and after the ...
0
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1answer
35 views

how do I create this type of grid in illustrator?

I'm trying to create a logo grid and I would like to know how I can achieve something such as the image below in illustrator
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1answer
6 views

Photoshop ico files and mass exporting issues

I'm using http://telegraphics.com.au/sw/ 's ico plugin to easily load ico files in photoshop(vs converting to png first)... This made it easier to use ico files. I have a custom .NET exporting ...
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2answers
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Which color can be used with the top bar so to get a better contrast?

I have this mobile app design. I am not able to decide what color to use for the top bar so that it gives a good contrast but doesn't make the design look odd or weird. I am currently using #212121 ...
0
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0answers
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Live shape to regular path in PS

How can I convert a live shape to a regular path? I no longer need the capabilities of a live shape and would like to now scale the shape.
0
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1answer
10 views

overlapping contours in TypeLight

I'm using Type Light 3.2 and am struggling to find a reasonable way to prevent overlapping shapes "cancel out" and leave white areas in glyphs. How can I avoid this without having the overlaps be ...
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0answers
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Something is wrong with the levels of my textures

I'm trying to learn the UV mapping process in blender and I'm following a video tutorial. At a certain point,he says that there is the need to use adobe photoshop to paint the textures. I've been able ...
0
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1answer
15 views

Photoshop Masking vs. Illustration Masking. Why are layers in the opposite order? [on hold]

To mask an image, why in Photoshop (or Sketch) is the mask under the image, while in Illustrator (or After Effects) the mask is above the image?
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1answer
10 views

Andoid style guide - px to dp, how do i convert?

The android app design am working, is on a screen size of 1080X120 with 72(pixles/inch) as the resolution. All the icons, images, texts are in pixels. Now the developer wants all of them in dp and not ...
0
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1answer
17 views

Is it possible to avoid the fine lines that render between the shapes in this grid? [duplicate]

I used the grid tool to create a grid of squares for a texture, but I'm seeing very clear fine lines rendering at the edges between some - not all - of the rows and columns. Unfortunately, these ...
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2answers
22 views

Illustrator alignment with styled element doesn't work properly

I'm creating a template on Illustrator CS6 but I'm not able to align elements properly when one of them have a style. In this case, I have a rectangle with a dropshadow effect and when I try to align ...
0
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2answers
39 views

Transfer the shadow of an object on white paper to ruled paper

I have taken two photographs: a hand holding a pen and writing on a white paper a sheet of paper with lines Both photographs have been taken from the same camera angle (using a tripod), with the ...
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1answer
19 views

Drawing an unrotated perfect star in Inkscape

I want to draw a very simple, but unrotated star, exactly like this. But I can't get it rotated exactly like the image. Even using Ctrl while drawing (with the default angle of 15°) doesn't help. ...
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1answer
9 views

Why PSD design ppi matters on iOS, but not on Android?

A designer told me that he makes a design for iOS using 326dpi resolution. If he uses less, they will not look nice on iPhone and iPad screens (image blurry). On Android, dpi value on the largest ...
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3answers
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How do you manage your design assets?

As a graphic designer you're likely to amount a huge number of digital assets, whether they're mockup examples to show clients, icons, or assets used throughout a number of your projects. How do you ...
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0answers
9 views

ID CS6: Matching blacks for printing via POD services?

I'm an experienced but self-taught InDesign user. I can put a book together for print, but I've got gaps in some basics. Still, everything I've done through POD services so far has printed clean. Now ...
3
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2answers
27 views

Do formatting (invisible) characters have a name?

In typography, some text editors will offer the option to display "invisible" or "formatting" characters such as these: (from this page) Do these have a name? I mean, of course you could call ...
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0answers
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Recording every level of threshold in Photoshop as a new merged layer Photoshop CC

Currently I have an artwork group and a threshold layer above the group as follows: What I would like to do is to increase the threshold level from 1 to 255, creating a new merged layer (Ctrl + ...
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1answer
33 views

Dividing a group of paths in the middle

I have traced and expanded a tire that I now want to cut straight in the middle so I can decrease the opacity of the left half. That group of paths the expansion created I can't cut now - even with a ...
0
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1answer
9 views

Direct select multiple anchor points in Sketch 3

What is the most efficient way to select multiple anchor points in Sketch 3? I'm an Ai user and I want to instinctively toggle between the direct selection and pen tools and just click and drag - can ...
0
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2answers
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What's a simple way to make a perfect multi-colored tile grid in illustrator?

I Googled "illustrator repeat shape" and none of the results gave a clear answer from what I could tell. I want to make a simple multicolored grid something like this, without duplicating and ...
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1answer
37 views

Is it possible to modify a line using 3 or more handles in bezier curves in adobe illustrator or other program?

I was following a tutorial about bezier curves and the explanation behind it. At the same time was reproducing some of the learning on Illustrator. But there was a part of the tutorial where you ...
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0answers
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Convert PDN without using Paint.NET

GIMP cannot read .pdn files (the native file format created by the Windows Paint.NET program.) I have some layered .pdn files. I do NOT have access to Paint.NET which created them, nor do I have ...
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0answers
22 views

Wavy font tutorial [on hold]

I'd like to create an animation like the first seconds of this gif: https://media.giphy.com/media/l3V0wK98z0Q3G5EpW/giphy.gif How can I search for a tutorial? What terms do I have to use? Thanks!
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1answer
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how do you change jpeg export quality in Sketch?

e.g. if i want to export a jpeg at 80%, how do i do that in Sketch.app? it appears to export at 96% by default.
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1answer
33 views

What is the difference between spot colors and global ?

What is the difference between spot colors and global in illustrator? thanks
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0answers
8 views

Custom text field shape in Sketch

I'd like to create custom text field shape in sketch app. In the following picture you can see the rectangular text field. I'd like the field to begin right after the oval (just like the red line ...
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1answer
23 views

Write scripts in notepad++ [on hold]

I'm looking for a plugin for Notepad ++, write scripts and make the debugger and console. Is there such a thing? Or alternatively, any other advanced code editor, with the possibility of communicating ...
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0answers
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Change background color of GIF all frames at once on Photoshop

How can I change the background color of a GIF all frames at once on Photoshop? I tried changing the background color layer by layer and then saving by "Save for Web", but the GIF doesn't animate ...

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