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How to design something like this in Photoshop?

How to design a golden spiral flower like this one?
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Apply multiple gradient colours in one image

I'm trying to apply multiple colours in a single photography. The effect that i want is like this one: I've been playing with standard gradients, big brushes, opacities and saturations, but none ...
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What irritates you in the area of Design? [on hold]

In concern to Design what problems have you observed and in which area, that accept improvement?
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Where do I specify drop shadow direction in Sketch 3?

I feel that the freedom when adding effects to an object in Sketch 3 is extremely limiting, I don't see for example where I specify an added drop shadow's direction (which is a fundamental effect ...
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Do the same in illustrator and photoshop

So i made this logo in Photoshop: https://p1.picsto.re/1nrtg.jpg Is there any chance to do it in Illustrator? What i need is the "shiny glass" effect i made the rest already: ...
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Photoshop Javascript to get all layers in the active document

I'm sure it should be discussed before by Photoshop scripters. I write a solution as following. I think it's logically right, but the result is not correct. Anybody can help to check where's wrong ...
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Ugly outline around flood fill

I'm trying to do some basic inking and coloring in Sketchbook Pro. I thought it would save some time to use the flood fill when dealing with large areas of a single color. However, the fill doesn't go ...
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How should I proceed after hours of not finding balance in this design?

Problem / Question: I designed a logo for a little project I just began contributing on, but there's a problem: The F was unbalanced, meaning there was no way I could use this logo on rectangular ...
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Select all objects in another object area in Adobe Illustrator

I explain the situation : I have objects in background and circles in front. I would like to select all objects in background that are contained in those circles area. The pathfinder will not work, ...
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What is “DesignLibrary_Photoshop.log” and how do I relocate it? [on hold]

Adobe Photoshop for Mac places a file DesignLibrary_Photoshop.log in my Documents folder. No app should every place anything there. Is there a way to relocate the file so that it is always placed ...
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Identify the font this sun character came from

I created a logo for my wife's business that incorporated a smiling sun character. I now only have it as an image file, but I would like to use this character again. Unfortunately, I can no longer ...
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Editing PNG file

I've inherited a PNG file that I'd like to edit. It contains graphics and text elements. I've tried to select different elements (such as text box) but nothing will activate. Can anyone help. I do ...
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Morphing names of a team roster in to a volleyball shape

I need to shape text into a volleyball "word" graphic. I have my volleyball (which is actually just individual arcs) and I have my text. I have been using the envelope distort-make with top object, ...
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I got some terrible feedback from my boss, what should I do? [on hold]

I'm a self-taught graphic designer and I've just finished my first year at my first job in this career. I got bad feedback from my boss. My colleagues keep telling me I am good but this's the ...
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Remove/Cut Section from Image

I'm attempting to remove (or cut) a portion out of a shape. The result of my operations are that the removed portion automatically is given the same border as the other shape before the "cut". Here ...
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Images in PDF created in Illustrator - imported into InDesign coming in at wrong size. CS5

We created some files in Illustrator CS5, saved as pdf, then placed in InDesign. One photo prints as full size although it shows on screen in the correct size. This only happens when printing on our ...
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Diagnal / Perspective guide lines in photshop

Ive got an image of a dial that i need to rotate i need to line this up with some other items that are not on a horizontal line. What id like to do is be able to draw a guide line for reference but ...
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JAF Bernini Sans analog with cyrillic

I write large techincal documents and I am in search of a font for them. These documents sometimes need to be written in Russian, so the font should contain cyrillic letters. I have discoverd JAF ...
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How do I fix a problem of text going to the bottom of a text box and leaving a wide gap above? [migrated]

Adobe InDesign CC problem I am having text alignment problems that suddenly occurred on one large newsletter document. The problem does not occur on new documents. Strange text stuff: On an existing ...
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Best printer for greeting cards that won't fade? [duplicate]

I'm so stuck and can't find an answer anywhere! Which printer is the best for printing greeting cards and stationery? I don't want to outsource as I'd like full control over colours, fonts etc. So a ...
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Center–align arabic text

Is it acceptable to center–align Arabic text and if so, is there anything I should take care of in this regard?
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How to trim part of object after subtraction?

I'm using Sketch 3 to make a horizontal subtraction composed by four ovals out of a rectangle. See images: Problem is though that the rectangle is still in "one piece". I can't simply delete ...
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How to draw white rectangle over black background in Illustrator?

I set up in Illustrator > File > Document Setup .. black color as shown here I try to create white / colorful (but not back to be able to see) rectangles over the black background. So I've set ...
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Quality loss when PDF opened in Preview

I just saved an .ai file as a .pdf and opened it afterwards to check size and quality. This is when I noticed the saved file was lower in both color and resolution, than the original .ai file. After ...
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Is ISO 9001 compliant artwork a common requirement?

A pharma client of mine who I do artwork and packaging design for has asked for all .ai files to be given to them for compliance with ISO 9001 manual. Is this normal? I ask because I don't have a ...
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how to design a billboard in photoshop? And scale jpg? [duplicate]

I need to create a large billboard with jpg, size: 2.5 meters high and 3.92 width. How do i start? Do i Work in actual size or do i upscale later? And what about the jpg's, they are obviuosly a ...
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How to equalize any 2-point curve in illustrator

I'm in the process of building a custom logotype, drawing each character using a combination of the shapes, the pathfinder and the pen tool and I am currently crafting the 'B' character. I would like ...
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Plasma lines texture

I recently found an amazing fractal image that apart from his beauty it fascinated me for the texture present in the petals: The problems is that after days trying with the wave filter (and some ...
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Is it possible to recover unsaved data in Illustrator cs4?

I was working on a file and Illustrator suddenly crashed, just wondered if the data gets saved somewhere. Any tips?
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Where is Inkscape's crash log on OS X Yosemite? [on hold]

I recently updated to OS X Yosemite from Mavericks and now when I launch Inkscape it crashes immediately. Where is the crash log specifying the error stored?
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photoshop cs6-shape layers option

In Photoshop CC, the pen tool contains the shape layers option. where can i find that shape layers option in Photoshop CS6? Everytime i do shape fill, it wont allow me to subtract front shape. so, ...
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Graphic Design - Video games — events, seminars, workshops, etc

My daughter loves drawing - using pencil. She wants to be a Graphic Designer - mainly for video games area. We got her a drawing tablet, but she is more comfortable using the pencil. I have not ...
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Name for floral border graphics? [duplicate]

What's the name for graphic patterns of these types? They're used commonly as borders -- I've heard 'fleurs' (which is incorrect), and I've heard of 'curliecue', but that doesn't seem quite right. ...
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Color issues from photoshop to android

I have created some images and set some colors using photoshop and applied them to our app in android studio, but for the same hex code, colors arent same, I do not understand why this is happening. I ...
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What's the height of the iPhone 6+' navigation bar?

With the new size and resolution of the iPhone 6+', including the different (CSS) pixel ratio (Retina HD: 3:1), I was wondering if the navigation bar height has changed. Is it still 88px and thus the ...
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Cmd-drag in Photoshop CC 2014.2.1 [on hold]

While using using Photoshop CC 2014, with Layer Auto-Select enabled I was able to drag a layer around the canvas without putting my cursor over it just by holding Cmd and dragging from anywhere. ...
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Modified 'rise' warp text option: How to?

I want to achieved the warp text style in this image, "Honda Stage" part: I tried adjusting the sliders and the pen tool, anchor technique yet I can't fully achieve what I want. Any help? *Using ...
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How to set up iPhone screen grid in CorelDraw

I use CorelDraw for creating wireframe layouts for iOS app UI. For this I need to set up a rectangle as following, to act as screen boundary: Size in pixels: 640 x 1136px Size when unit changed to ...
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Advice… I have hit a design block [on hold]

I have a slider at the top of my website and a portfolio slider at the bottom of my website. However I am so close to having it finished but have hit a complete block. How would you guys fill these ...
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How to check whether the Corel Draw serial valid [on hold]

I buy a cd corel draw that "new" with serial numbers. Its look like new, but the CD is not wrapped in foil. Will I be able to know whether the serial number is valid before I install? Does the ...
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Illustrator: Selecting all objects across x axis

Ok so I got this huge document, about 1.5 x 1.2 metters and because I was working a little bit fast the aligning of some elements wasn't pixel perfect but is more or less accurate. Now that I've ...
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How does a chibi character do her hair?

"Chibi" or "super deformed" (SD) is a "cartoonish" art style that involves making characters two to three heads tall. One example of a well-known work that consistently uses a chibi art style is the ...
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A Font Identification Question

I am trying to identify the font used here, but have not had any luck with any of the online services, and my character set is very limited. Would greatly appreciate any help anyone can offer or even ...
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Don't see intersect tip in Illustrator CS 6 anymore [closed]

I used to be able to see the word "intersect" appear when I have 2 line segments that are about to meet. Now, I don't see it, how do I enable this tip again?
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Adding material design shadow in gimp

I would like to add a shadow for an icon like material design suggests. Is there a simple way to do this in gimp?
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Is Marcellus a serif font?

I was searching for serif fonts on Google Fonts and happened across Marcellus. However, if I were shown it out of any context, I'd call it a sans-serif font. I can see small hits of what might be ...
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PhotoShop CC SVG extracted assets not recognized by IcoMoon

I have a project where I need to extract Vector Smart Objects as SVGs to use on a website. I'd like to make a single file with these SVGs - it looks like IcoMoon.io will do this for you. I've ...
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InDesign, Grep and Syntax Highlighting

I have to make an e-book that contains code snippets. I am using GREP to select all code tags (bounded by <> — triangular brackets), and apply a custom style to them. The RegEx I have developed: ...
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Maya 2014 software renderer showing nearly nothing

I'm having a very frustrating issue with Maya. I've set up this fairly basic scene, with 2 particle emitters in it. I just tried to a test render and the particles come out fine, but nothing else is ...
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Dividing a rectangle with type (torn paper with pieces)

I am a newbie on Illustrator and am trying to produce an image that contains a paper that is divided/torn to, say 3, pieces. I don't want to rather throw torn pieces (similar to torn paper effect ...

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