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Texture issues on Keyshot 5.0

I am trying to render a package image for my project. My client wanted a photorealistic image of the product package and since the package is still in production, I thought I'd just render it. A ...
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2answers
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Why do websites put an overlay of dots on their images?

On the following websites: http://www.the215guys.com/, http://saffronindianbistro.com/ there is a repeated pattern of black dots over the jumbotron images. What is the reason for the overlay of dots?
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Illustrator Script to Release All Clipping Masks & Groupings, Etc.

Is there a script available for Illustrator that would allow for all clipping masks, groupings and compound paths to be released? Essentially a script that could breakdown a file to it's original ...
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1answer
24 views

How would I create this extrusion in Illustrator?

It's a warp effect with a 3d letter depth/extrusion. I've tried the 3d extrusion effect, but it's not the right perspective. Is there a trick to get the extruded 'infinity' text behind the letters?
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2answers
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How to make a contact sheet from a multi page PDF

I am trying to make a contact sheet from a multi page PDF. The output doesn't have to be a contact sheet per se. I am only looking for an automated way to place all of the pages from a PDF into a ...
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2answers
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Print Bleed/Trim Size

I have designed an infographic in an A4 size. in this I have kept a simple dark green colour sleek footer keeping in mind that it will be cut in trimming in printing. But now the client have asked to ...
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1answer
28 views

How to bend multiple lines of a graph in AI CS5?

I have created a radar chart with three axes, and I would like to make all the lines in the graph curved instead of straight. I havent found a satisfying way to bend all the paths (i.e. the edges of ...
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Adobe Fireworks - Customising States

when creating multiple states and making changes it updates both states - when I only want the changes to appear on the state I'm working on at the time. How can I ensure that the changes don't ...
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Exporting ray-traced 3D animation Photoshop CC

I have a 3D logo made in photoshop and I made a basic 3D rotation animation. I ray-trace the object but when I export it, it appears that it's not ray-traced and looks bad. I've tried all the 3D ...
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1answer
47 views

Why does Consolas scale so well on Windows?

I was trying to make a font from scratch. I always admired Consolas and I wanted a clean style similar to it. The problem is that my font doesn't scale as well as Consolas. This is an example of my ...
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1answer
25 views

How to access the rotate by angle functionality of Illustrator's Rotate Tool

I read that when I select the Rotate Tool (R) in Illustrator CS6 then Alt + Click on a point to select the rotational reference, a dialog should popup prompting for an angle. When I did that nothing ...
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1answer
56 views

Definition of Premium fonts

I see the term "premium font" used a lot, but cannot find a definition of the term. What makes a premium font different from, I presume, non-premium fonts?
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The changes requested by the client look terrible, what can I put in my portfolio?

So for a while now I've been lerning web design / web development, done a few small projects for classes (I'm a student), read up on the subject, watched videos and so on. I'm now somewhat familiar ...
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1answer
36 views

How do you represent ideas and concepts visually?

Are there any books (or articles, websites etc..) that talk about the subject of "translating" ideas and concepts into graphics? I would like to learn about this and get some new ideas to help me as a ...
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0answers
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Applying Blending Options to group doesn’t work as expected

When applying my Gradient Overlay to a group of layers, the gradient doesn’t size to fit the minimum frame of the layers in that group. So for example, a green to red gradient shows up on the group as ...
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4answers
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Which file format is best for printing?

What would be the best image format for printing images or designs created with Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator or to print images form a digital camera? If I have the option of exporting different ...
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1answer
41 views

Does anyone know the font of the Zitana logo?

What the font has no answer at all. We created the logo more than 5 years ago.
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3answers
46 views

gradient at the corner s only in illustrator

How can we make grey white gradient effect of gradient on all the four corners of the artwork only not in middle in illustrator. Like the one created in red marked areas.
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2answers
56 views

How Many Directions / Concepts

This is mainly referring to branding / logo design. I typically offer (at least) 3 different ideas so that my clients have more of a choice of what they prefer. I will then revise their favourite ...
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1answer
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Editing a document in Adobe Acrobat XI – The font changes

I am trying to edit an existing Adobe Acrobat document. The document uses one font, but when I write text in, the text is written in mono or some nonsense. The document tells me the font the ...
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0answers
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how to stop Illustrator from automatically distorting new shapes? [on hold]

I'm a newbie at Illustrator. Whenever I try to insert a new shape (rectangle, ellipse, etc.) the shape gets distorted: I'm not sure if this question was answered already (How to stop auto rotate ...
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2answers
103 views

How to make photos color like this?

i try to edit a photo like the picture. i think that is an overlay color. after i try to make overlay with Photoshop, the result is totally diferent. This is the result of my attempt
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0answers
25 views

How to automatically create 500 images with increasing numbers in Photoshop? [duplicate]

I want to create 500 images which all have the same size and background color but show a different number (increasing from 1 to 500). So the output should look like this: ... Now I don't want ...
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1answer
150 views

What is this shape called? It's a circle with a right angle in one corner

I'm trying to find an example of this shape online, but I don't know what to look for. It seems to be pretty popular in graphic design lately. It's a circle with a right angle in one corner. But when ...
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1answer
19 views

How can i save icon in illustrator for map [on hold]

I saved png icon-map but i'm not satisfied the quality. do i have to save the icon in another way? I don't have the option to save it as .icon thank's! Dikla
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0answers
34 views

How to simulate embossed punch tape [on hold]

Twenty years ago I ran a Sex Pistols fan site and, taking a cue from the punk-rock DIY aesthetic, designed the home page to look like it was crudely produced by sticking labels on paper. I actually ...
2
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4answers
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“Most popular package” pricing design

This seemed like the best place to ask this question since it's design related but I'm sorta more interested in the reasons behind this trend and any A/B testing that may have been done. The trend ...
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0answers
28 views

Illustrator: Export layer combinations with a script

I'm working on images for multilingual manuals. I have a looot of ai files of similar structure and I wonder if anyone could help me to batch export all of the stuff in one run. The files are layered ...
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0answers
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Can anyone copyright or trademark a punctuation or alphabetical symbol (grapheme) or only a font, typography or typeface which contains it?

I have this doubt after read about the registered (trademarked or copyrighted, I don't know exactly) SarcMark infamous symbol for mark sarcasm in texts. Anyone can register a symbol or the idea of ...
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1answer
27 views

How to reduce web artfacts?

Got a real issue with web artifacts. I create a photoshop image with text and it's crisp, save it for web at 80% and still crisp. As soon as that image is rendered by a web browser it has a lot of ...
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0answers
31 views

Saved a logo in png and logo's edges look bad on Facebook [duplicate]

Look at the png logo when I uploaded it on Facebook, it looks really bad. Its edges look bad. But it is a good logo, see example below. Is this any problem with the color mode?
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1answer
19 views

What is the right resolution if I half scaled my 8x24ft billboard design in illustrator?

is it right that 1 foot = 1 inch in size? which led me to use the same numerical value only using inches instead of foot since illustrator doesn't use foot in their scale. So is 300 ppi good enough ...
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1answer
31 views

What is this serif font with distinctive T?

I'm attempting to find this font (note the distinctive shape of the T): I tried automated identification (WhatTheFont, Identifont, and Serf-font identification guide), but didn't find it. Sorry ...
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1answer
51 views

What is this style of art called?

What is this style of art called? I'd also be interested in the artists name.
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0answers
17 views

Similar script font with specific upper case B, H and S

I'm trying to find a font similar to the script in this logotype. I haven't found a similar font on either WhatTheFont!, Identifont or WhatFontIs. I'm starting to suspect the original is actually ...
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votes
1answer
26 views

How to add iOS, Mac, iWatch font (san francisco) to windows for using inside photoshop [on hold]

I want to use iOS default font inside photoshop document, But I can't install the font. After downloading some fonts from the web and installing them on windows, The font appear in the fonts list of ...
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0answers
37 views

Convert font into a single path [duplicate]

I'm creating a trim path effect with After Effect CC 2015, but i must use a not monoline font (Fira Sans) as a path, there is a way to convert the font into a single path, or a way to use the font for ...
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0answers
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Illustrator: Mouse hover with selection tool (V) does not highlight group objects

I seem to have hit a hotkey combo by accident or changed some preferences in Illustrator and I can't figure out what. When using the selection tool (V) and hovering over an object (Object selection ...
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1answer
28 views

Illustrator: How do I use clipping mask and shape builder together?

I am having a constant fight when building up complex shapes in Adobe Illustrator. I work out some piece of my shape, and to get it to look right, I put it in some sort of container clipping mask. ...
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0answers
26 views

Export multiple png from one illustrator artboard?

Another designer left me this AI file while everything is in one layer and in one art board. I have only exported assets on Photoshop with plugin before and I have no idea how to export individual ...
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0answers
12 views

External Data Input PSCS6 with text changes

Basically Im a small time graphic designer trying to simplify some small tasks that will be constantly pop up. My objective is to automate Twitter banners where the user can input their Name 'Alias' ...
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3answers
94 views

Turning black and white image into black and transparent [on hold]

I am making a sticker for Macbook Pro. The image is of the Joker and it is in black and white. Now I wanna make it in black and transparent so that when I stick it to the back of the laptop you could ...
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0answers
29 views

What style is this? [on hold]

Wondering what style this is and what program you think it was created on. http://itskensho.tumblr.com/post/127797361588 http://itskensho.tumblr.com/post/127286893848/550am-lighting
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1answer
31 views

Learning 3D design for cover art? Where should I start? [on hold]

I'm looking to find more of creative control and create cover art for my projects. I have always been fascinated with 3D design and it's relevance in these rapid tech times. I'm attracted to the ...
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votes
2answers
25 views

Linework in photoshop, can't change color [on hold]

So I have some linework that's in black. If I have the layer selected and go to hue and saturation, moving the sliders over doesn't change the color. I tried importing a picture and then doing ...
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1answer
12 views

How can I outline a path in Inkscape to make an object?

I was able to successfully outline an oval by using Path-Inset and Path-Outset. I then aligned the two inset and outset objects, and used Path-Exclusion to create the object that I could add/change an ...
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votes
1answer
49 views

Should designs be created on paper first?

I am a newbie designer, I am often confused about moving through the design process, specifically when should I start using design software. Should I implement my ideas initially with software or ...
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1answer
29 views

What is this type of style called?

What is this type of style called?
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1answer
16 views

illustrator cs6 : gradient of in each shape gone when unite

the gradient in each of my shapes are gone when I unite them. the combined compound shape just turns into one solid color. for example, before unite after unite i have searched the internet, ...
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1answer
185 views

What do you call this word-image made of other words?

What do you call this type of image in design term?

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