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6answers
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Should graphic artists be scared at all about anyone stealing their artworks?

Are you guys scared at all about anyone stealing your art? What should designers do about it if it happens? I want to post my own art at Instagram or Deviant, now that I'm improving but all the time ...
0
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0answers
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Photoshop/ Illustrator Printing help? [duplicate]

I need to print a name board that's over 282' x 95' and i've come across a few issues; 1) Illustrator doesn't allow you to go beyond 227 inches 2) Photoshop allows this but im a little concerned ...
0
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1answer
44 views

Evaluate a Good Web Design [closed]

How to evaluate a good web design. Is there any pre-defined ways to measure someones Design. I understand the Analytics can be used to evaluate, still looking for any other open solutions. For ...
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votes
1answer
31 views

Scripting In photoshop and Illustrator

I'm a graphic designer, but I have never been into coding, now I want to learn Scripting for adobe programs like photoshop and illustrator, What would be a good place for a non developer to start ...
0
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0answers
15 views

How to cut some portion of shapes in Sketch 3? [closed]

I want to cut the cut the portion of the Orange shape which is arrowed here and giving green colour shape and can be formed new shape. How do i do that? http://i.stack.imgur.com/eNKZr.png
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votes
3answers
85 views

How can I best achieve this “Victorian” style?

First of all, is there a particular name for such an art style? And also I'm not expecting a quick "here's how you do this" type of answer and I understand that it may just be a case of me studying ...
4
votes
4answers
492 views

How do I send a file I've created in InDesign to someone else, so they can open it up in InDesign and work with the file too?

I'm kind of in a pickle and took on a project involving indesign/illustrator. It's been a long time since I was really familiar with InDesign so I feel a bit overwhelmed right now and as though I've ...
0
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1answer
38 views

How do I submit EPS to printers if my file has JPEGs? [on hold]

I am asked to submit EPS format to printers, but it's not going to work. My file has JPEGs (relatively low resolution) and vectors. I saved it at 10% scale as JPEG at 300 DPI. Note - the original size ...
0
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1answer
28 views

Mac Illustrator CC > Save for Web > Convert to sRGB… checked & greyed out! [closed]

EDIT: aside from what i originally wrote below, the reason i want to UNcheck this option that's greyed out is to try & get colors to not just look correct, but to match between Illustrator, ...
0
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1answer
41 views

Photoshop CS6 white around transparent image [closed]

When I save for web or save my PSD in general to make it a PNG, when I upload it to my computer desktop background or into movvie maker, it has a white background around it. Screenshots: Before ...
0
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0answers
31 views

Photo Clarity When Printing at Home Using Indesign [closed]

I’m trying to print a book on my home printer from Indesign and the colors in the photographs are coming out murky. Just not as sharp as from Lightroom. The images are 300 dpi JPEGs with Adobe RGB ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Analyzing photos for scientific research [closed]

I am a lab assistant at Norther Arizona University's Ecosystem Science research lab with the task of analyzing thousands of images in photoshop. The goal is to calculate the amount of plant matter ...
0
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2answers
40 views

Editing some pages in a PDF document of more than 200 pages

I am trying to edit a huge PDF document (annual report) of more than 200 pages. The original file was a Word document which was deleted after being saved as a PDF. Given that the changes are on about ...
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0answers
35 views

Does anybody know the name of this font?? [closed]

Does Anybody know the name of this font? I would greatly appreciate it! Gerats from Germany
0
votes
1answer
54 views

How do I please use a given resolution to design under Photoshop? [on hold]

I have never done an app interface design before. I got this freelance work where I have to design the visual interface for an app working under Windows. My client says his ultimate device would be ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Vertical aligning Powerpoint bullets [closed]

I've managed to get away with not using Powerpoint for designing stuff for a decade or so, but I finally had to bite the bullet (pun intended). I have a poster that I absolutely have to upgrade in ...
0
votes
3answers
46 views

How to create a solid color background for a brush drawing?

Imagine I draw something with the brush tool in Photoshop CS5. I want to save the drawing as .png, but I want it to have a solid color background (white, for example) like here: But creating ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Gimp change the opacity of layer [closed]

I made a image, then I added a layer and selected a part of the image and filled it with grey. Next I saved the layers in different pictures (png). Then I opened both and made a copy of the layer in ...
0
votes
5answers
111 views

What shading technique/effect was used in this calligraphy?

Do you know what technique was used in this calligraphy? I would like to use Illustrator CS6 to achieve this look. The effect looks like glow in the dark.
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3answers
34 views

How do I create a multi paged pdf from Illustrator with different layers lighted on each page?

The question is pretty much in the title. I would like to have the same artboard in illustrator as three different pages in a pdf-file, each page should have different layers visible. Is this possible ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How can I preview with audio in After Effects (but be able to pause and resume)? [migrated]

I am working on a series of animations which have elements that are timed to the beat of the background track in AE. It's crucial that they are lined up perfectly to the audio (they are DJ training ...
5
votes
1answer
100 views

What techniques can be used to create a proper hierarchy of design elements?

This question is similar to this one and this one, but still different enough to merit it's own Q&A, imho. As a beginning designer, and up to this day, I have always struggled with a very basic ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

How can I edit smart vector object in Photoshop? [closed]

I copied objects from my Illustrator project (several objects in multiple layers) and pasted them in Photoshop using the smart object option. The image appeared with the diagonal lines in one smart ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

How to find out true dimesion, dpi of picture inside a powerpoint slide without it original JPEG file?

I have a big problem here is how to find out the true quality of picture inside a powerpoint slide and I dont have it original image in JPEG form. Please help me to solve this problem because my ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Is it possible to do basic math in Photoshop fields? [closed]

Say I'm using the transform tool and I want to move an item 78px down. Ideally I'd like to just go to the Y field and edit the current value with a "+78". So as an example if the existing value was ...
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votes
0answers
16 views

Tool to draw line and mark distance (in pixel) between layers [duplicate]

I need to draw lines between all the layer of on .pxm/.psd file. Is there any plugin or a way to achieve this in Photoshop or Pixelmator. What I am doing now is checking size of and position of each ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

How Do I vary The Stroke Of A Line In Illustrator?

I'm looking to recreate the line placed above the word "ZARA" in the following example. Aside from using the Pen tool to get the shape, how can I change the stroke at both ends of the line?
0
votes
1answer
46 views

Saving PSD to PNG with layer transparencies loses layer effects

I've got a PSD of a shirt mockup that has several effect layers for highlights and shadows, and then layers for shirt colors. What I'm trying to do is use this in a web based editor where I can ...
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votes
0answers
47 views

How do I make “realistic” long shadows (flat design) [duplicate]

Edit: This is definitely not a duplicate of Unable to achieve long shadow effect in Illustrator please don't flag it without reading the question thoroughly and looking at the images. These days you ...
0
votes
2answers
14 views

Illustrator Graph Larger than Artboard

When I open a new project, I have set my file size to 800w by 500h. I then selected the bar graph and drew a box of approximate size for the graph. This then opened the table box, where I imported my ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Is the coordinate system for most image processing systems still called “Cartesian coordinate system”? [closed]

I am writing up a program, which displays some images and points in HTML. All the data came from some vector/CAD program, which uses an origin in the bottom right. Displaying the data in HTML is not ...
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votes
0answers
18 views

Symmetry in Cut & angled corners? [closed]

I am asking this question because as a new user I don't have the "reputation" to comment. I was viewing this question: How to make rounded corners from shapes drawn with lines? And the user ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Illustrator CC resets artboard preset from Desktop to Fire HD [closed]

I am building a wireframe in Adobe Illustrator CC and creating multiple artboards for different devices. My first two artboards have the presets of iPad Air and iPhone 5s respectively. I created a ...
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votes
0answers
16 views

For High resolution Wall Mural Design

I have the image of 160 cm x 120 cm. Same Image Client asking 600 cm x 260 cm. How can i increase the size without Pixalating. Please suggest me.
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Text deleting after 'Create Shapes from Vector Layer'

Using AE CC 2014 (v13) - I have a AI file with a bunch of logos (this was a downloaded AI file for practice with animation). I have tried using the Create Shapes from Vector Layer like normal, but ...
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votes
0answers
48 views

Adobe photoshop CC 3d rendering issue

I'm having an issue where when I render a 3d image the final image is way off from what I intended. I was wanting to go for a lighting noir look but the final render removes all my lighting ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Is there a way to make all these polygons symmetrical?

So I am doing a side project for fun. How can I make these points on the trees all go up vertically without having to manually edit each one? They are made using the pen tool so each of the different ...
1
vote
2answers
35 views

Can you upscale small photos for retina displays?

Let's say I have a photo saved by someone else just found on the web that is 500px wide (therefore I have no control over DPI etc) If I resize that photo to 1000px and sharpen it a few times, then ...
8
votes
1answer
76 views

Essential Steps for Long Document Project in InDesign

first time posting here so bear with me. I'm a fairly new user to InDesign and have a project to do which involves typsetting numerous volumes of pure text, it could end up coming to about 30 odd ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Calligraphic font [closed]

Anyone any ideas what typeface this is? Unsure of the designer/origin. Thanks in advance!
0
votes
0answers
52 views

Deciding a nice color palette/font for a landing page

I am trying to roll out a landing page for a trading competition. It's at its very early stage right now. Right now I am focusing on: Free font to use (google font preferably) Color palette color ...
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votes
1answer
45 views

Wall-Sized Canvas Print

I am trying to figure out the best medium (at a good intersection of cost and quality) for an approximately 10 ft x 10 ft print. (This is for an exhibit that I'm putting on with my own budget. I'll ...
1
vote
2answers
42 views

Saving all visible content over and over with ascending names in Photoshop

I make animation in photoshop by drawing a layer by layer,so my problem is that I want to ,by pressing a single button run an action, that would save the whole visible thing,the last layer and the ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Help with laptop? [closed]

I'm looking into getting my first Mac laptop. I was wondering would a older Mac laptop work with illustrator and Photoshop? I'm kinda on a $300-$500 budget and looking to get a deal online and getting ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Erase contents of only one layer in Flash CS6 [migrated]

I am trying Adobe Flash CS6 for traditional frame-by-frame animation. I am using mainly the pencil tool. When I create a new frame, I often just copy the last keyframe (for every layer) and then ...
-2
votes
0answers
43 views

How can i reproduce this striated effect using Photoshop or Illustrator? [closed]

I need to design a custom background-image for one of my projects, and I came accross this image on a random website : Now, this is kinda what I need, except that I want the background to be ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

What is differents between mock up and phototype [duplicate]

What is the difference between mock up and photo type, where to get it?
0
votes
0answers
8 views

How to export blender material files to Unity [closed]

I made this car with blender and i used some materials in my design. But i have a problem. I exported car and materials. When i use in unity i can't see the materials. Where did i make mistake? I ...
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votes
0answers
26 views

I've designed few tee's so I wanna print them [closed]

What's the name of printing and details of print used by the Desist designs
1
vote
2answers
58 views

On dynamic identities [closed]

One thing that i'm noticing is the temporal aspect of identities (and other design sub-fields as well: from digital design, installations to all types of motion based graphics) are becoming more ...

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