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Resizing image to real world dimensions

this may sound like a really amateur question but I'm trying to resize some images to dimensions in centimetres (10cm height x 15cm width to give you an idea), but upon changing two photos to the same ...
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1answer
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How to feather vector mask?

The headline is actual question:) I want to add vector mask to the layer, but I want to soften it's edges because it looks a bit unnatural compared to the rest of the photo, thanks
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Is there a way to lock the cursor to the corner of an image frame in InDesign when adjusting its size?

When re-sizing an image and it's frame while keeping the image proportion preserved (ctrl+shift drag), InDesign will pop up those handy little guide lines in when my cursor is in line with the frame ...
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Textile design in illustrator

Im designing a print for my swimwear line and I'm using images from an artist. the file prints out sharp when it is opened in photoshop but when i place the image in illustrator and print from ...
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1answer
15 views

Design complicated squared lines in Photoshop?

Do you have any tips & tricks to design complicated squared lines in Photoshop? With pixel precision of course. I use line tool but wonder is there any other more comfortable method. Any help ...
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How can I automate this repetitive Design?

I need to put a pre-written dialoge into graphical chat boxes using Adobe InDesign CC 2015. I've finished the Chatbox and everything I'm doing now is Copy and Paste, Align correctly to other ...
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1answer
7 views

Importing and Editing File in Adobe Illustrator

I have what I'm sure is a very basic question. I've just opened a friend's ai file into adobe illustrator, but the text had been completely changed and the images/pictures removed because 'they could ...
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1answer
12 views

My blending options are gone

Usually when I right click on the layer on the left and press blending options the dialogue box that appears has a list of blending option including stroke, shadow, glow, gradient, etc. For some ...
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What is a simple vector editor [duplicate]

I apologize beforehand assuming that this question might be considered in the category of "shopping questions", however the past three days I am wasting my time trying different software that are ...
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1answer
21 views

How do I scatter icons all over a background randomly?

I've been wondering this a time now but I just saw a background like this on dribbble. I want to have multiple icons scattered across a background with random position and random rotation using ...
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3answers
188 views

Would you compromise your design and how far should you go?

I am pretty sure that most of us here, or at least those do graphic design for living, have found themselves in following situation: You agreed with client to do the design, agreed on price, ...
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9 views

How to use Material icons for designing mockups in inDesign?

I'm trying to use Google's Material Icons for a mockup design with inDesign but am getting a strange issue where a bunch of black boxes appear behind the icon, the usual 'missing character' symbol: ...
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21 views

What is the best way to export an artwork in Illustrator?

I have 18 artworks in an .eps file. I wonder what is the best way to extract/export one of those artwork into a .png/.jpg ? Example I'm not sure if this possible, but is there a way to ...
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0answers
12 views

how to save a cropped gif in photoshop cs6 [on hold]

After cropping the gif image, I saved it as .gif file of course. But when I tried uploading it online the cropped gif isn't working. How do I save it?
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1answer
18 views

Subtract Front Shape Photoshop CS6

I'm a beginner to photoshop but have grasped some basics from a ton of youtube videos, plus trial and error over countless hours! I created a logo from a circle using the subract front tool. Now ...
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0answers
32 views

How I can achieve this (light) effect in CMYK illustrator/Photoshop? [on hold]

I want an identical effect for the background done in either Photoshop or Illustrator but I want it print ready that means in CMYK. Ideally I would like the design to be in Illustrator but I think I ...
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0answers
24 views

Looking for the font name [on hold]

I am looking for this font, but I do not know the name of the font.
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2answers
32 views

How would I go about editing a render of a 3D model to look more realistic?

I have really got into the game, The Last of Us, and fancied doing some art, I have the software to do the rendering, but the output is not realistic in the slightest. At the moment I have been using ...
0
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1answer
21 views

How to do the shape borders like this in the image attached

I'm going to create something similar. Circles can be made very easily. Color Gradient can be applied easily. Shadows are left-hand play. But, there is something different about the edges of ...
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0answers
29 views

what is the name of this color effect? and how can I achieve it [on hold]

I'm designing a website and came across this image that colors look perfect for me, I need to apply the same color effects to the image, anyone knows what is the name of this effect and how can I ...
3
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2answers
122 views

Aligning neighbouring paths and “connecting” anchors in Illustrator

I am working on isometric design that will be printed on the 1000mm x 2000mm Roll Up. Design includes lots of similar paths that should be perfectly aligned and create isometric 3d scene (image 1.) ...
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0answers
16 views

illustrator direct selection tool moving path leaves lines [on hold]

When i use direct selection, selecting 2 angle of the shape and moving path, it leaves lines. BUG?
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0answers
11 views

Shillington Graphic Design Courses, any online material for graphic design?

Somebody here has studied at Shillington New York, how are their courses? Is there an online materials of that institute, I want to learn graphic design but I have no money and I'm in other country, ...
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Anybody that will do some volunteer design? [on hold]

Me and some people i met online have created a non-profit forum for flight simmers and we have almost reached 300 members. Until now we have used some bad template as logo but we have now decided to ...
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1answer
10 views

Insert a new column or row in Adobe Illustrator's graph data editor

Is it possible to insert a new column or row in Adobe Illustrator's graph data editor? (without having to move the existing data through Ctrl + X, Ctrl + V) I use Adobe Illustrator CC 17.0.0 ...
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7 views

Overlaying two frame animations in Photoshop [duplicate]

I've just done two animations in Photoshop, each the same size, same number of frames, using the FRAME ANIMATION function in the timeline. They are on two different photoshop files. The second ...
2
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3answers
125 views

How to appropriately charge a client for past resources?

Freelance based question..... Scenario: A piece was designed two years ago. In the piece there are several client-supplied photographs. When the original piece was designed, the only image ...
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0answers
9 views

Size change from SVG to PDF in Inkscape

How do I save an .SVG as a .PDF, without any size change? Currently, when I "save as" a .PDF from Inkscape, the lines and text in the resulting .PDF are approximately 30% larger than in the .SVG.
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0answers
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Font pair ideas for Nexa [on hold]

I have a logo that uses Nexa. I need a complementary heading font (both good for web and print) and also a body font (also for web and print.) Open to suggestions.
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1answer
35 views

Avoiding overlapping strokes on illustrator (Please help, i've been looking for days!!)

I've created a 7 point art brush for a stroke on a pattern but as the path is on the centre of the stroke there is an overlap when the shapes intersect. The art brush is black on the sides and white ...
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0answers
15 views

In Design will load but not open file

My magazine file that I have worked on in the past (2014) will not open with ID CC 2015: It keeps loading but no file opens. And it acts as though I never tried to open the file. I have no error ...
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0answers
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How to create a batch job save a flatten image with the image name written on it in photoshop [duplicate]

Lets say I have 1000 images from a digital camera, named, for example, _MG_7677, _MG_7678, _MG_7679 and so on.. How can I batch create new flatten images .jpg but with the original name of every image ...
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3answers
52 views

How to achieve contrast in a black-on-black design

I'm trying to achieve a black-on-black design on a business card. See link here: AHC 180 Youth Ministry Business Card. The large black arrow and the grunge splotches are a rich black of 40-40-40-100, ...
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2answers
24 views

Intersection between layers for empty and filled heart vector in Photoshop

I have downloaded a heart icon vector from flaticon, I will use it as "add as favorite" icon, so I need two states: The heart filled with black background with opacity 75% for example ...
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0answers
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Why do ttf glyphs exported in EPS format become distorted?

I am working with Adobe Illustrator on a cartography project where ttf glyphs are used for symbolizing certain map symbols. In my Cartography Software (ArcGIS) the glyphs are clean and geometrically ...
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0answers
27 views

Font for a magazine text to print [on hold]

Which fonts are used in magazines for print with lots of text that make it easy to read for all ages.
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2answers
27 views

Is it possible to invert colours in a gradient in Illustrator?

Is it possible to invert colours in a gradient in Illustrator (CC 2014)? When I try Edit > Edit Colours > Invert Colours on the box that I want inverted, it tells me "Colors Note: No invertible ...
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2answers
24 views

How to save history in Photoshop?

Is there a way to save a file in Photoshop CC 2014 with history? I would like to open a file already saved and see the history.
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1answer
52 views

Critique: Veins on Flower

I'm taking a jump into some digital painting and struggling with getting more defined lines to look right. I'm basing it entirely on this Flower from Unsplash.com and have been using the 3 Basic ...
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8answers
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Is the use of a QR code worth the space it requires?

I recently had a discussion with a client. He asked me if I felt a QR code on a marketing piece would be beneficial. I asked him, "What would the code contain? What information would the code ...
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What are those strange shapes appearing in the strokes' angles?

That's what I got after joining parts of circles with custom paths with anchor points at the same spot. Moving anchor points make those shapes disappear, as well as changing strokes to inside or ...
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0answers
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Colour and image changes drastically when opened in photoshop cs6 [on hold]

when I open a .jpeg file in photoshop it changes colour and horizontal grey stripes cover the left hand side of the image. Like this: I'm not sure why but it doesn't happen with all images only ...
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0answers
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Similar typeface in Typekit similar to Seneca BQ?

Could someone perhaps recommend a typeface that is visually similar than the Commercial font Seneca BQ Regular?
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Lato not printing correctly at reduced sizes

I'm using Lato for a website and the client wants to use it offline too in printed documents. It prints fine at 100% but if the file is reduced, say print at 70% the letters are distorted and are not ...
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1answer
17 views

Change snapping boundary

Here it says when using "snap to grid", that it snaps when I am within 2 px of the grid When the object’s boundaries come within 2 pixels of a gridline, it snaps to the point. How can I change ...
3
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2answers
30 views

Illustrator CS6 Perpendicular Lines following a path

I have a closed path from which I would like to create a parallel inner path. If I drew a series of lines, all the same length, with one end at points along the path (all extending inward), the second ...
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1answer
19 views

Paragraphing in Photoshop

I'm using CS5 Photoshop. When I use the Type Tool and put some text into a picture, as I press ENTER to start a new paragraph within the same block of text it just de-selects the text and doesn't ...
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1answer
52 views

What is the name of the font used in the Oblivion movie with Tom Cruise? [on hold]

Here is an example of the font in the movie called Oblivion
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1answer
26 views

Draw diagonal line with a specific offset to another diagonal line

I have a vertical line with a 45° turn. I want to draw another line next to it with a specific offset. What is the best way to do it? I tried moving the pink anchors directly over the orange ...
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0answers
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I´m looking for training online for Computational fluid Dynamics [on hold]

I need involves the development and validation of an existing CFD-based software tool to predict performance increments due to various surface shapes and flow conditions that not only accounts for ...

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