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How to mask in Illustrator then use in After Affects aswell

I am trying to do this tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7z58VpFg30k. Basically it has a circle and uses a mask to create holes in it and animate it. I was wondering if I could import circles ...
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What font does Final use in their logo? [closed]

Is it an existing font or something perhaps custom made? The logo can be found here: https://getfinal.com/img/logo-final-card-dark.svg
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How do I scale up an image in Illustrator to a normal size?

I have an image in Illustrator that I've made, but I made it at 2500% zoom. How do I scale the image back up so that it is normal size when it's at 100% zoom? Or at the very least, how do I export it ...
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1answer
21 views

Creating a “black mask” file covering all non-transparent pixels in Photoshop image, all layers

I have created an image in Photoshop CS3 consisting of numerous layers including text layers, and graphics layers. The print shop says that I have to submit ANOTHER file which is a "mask" file, which ...
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33 views

Photoshop 7 weird behaviour when holding mouse button [closed]

I have Photoshop 7 on my laptop with Windows 8. Every time I holding left mouse button when setting something (for example slider of hue and saturation, etc.), after like 5 seconds Photoshop blinks ...
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Combine Two Vector Shapes into One, With One Path (in Sketch App)

(In Sketch, the app.) I'm trying to create a shape that is symmetrical on the vertical axis. I made one half of the shape, duplicated it, flipped the duplicate, then grouped the two together into ...
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1answer
40 views

Need help with Adobe Illustrator CC Layers Panel [closed]

Sorry if this is a dumb question, but I've never encountered this before. In Illustrator, my Layers Panel seems to be showing a description of the file, but none of the actual layers. Resetting the ...
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1answer
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How to click and drag select objects?

I don't have any experience with Illustrator and am trying to modify a file. There are a bunch of text objects (something like two dozen) and I simply want to select all of them without shift-clicking ...
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1answer
61 views

Is cobalt blue a bad choice for text?

From the introduction of The Best American Infographics(2014/Mariner): "Did you know, for example, that cobalt blue is a bad choice for text, or thin lines, because of the way the eye brings these ...
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29 views

Workspace Query: What key items do you guys surround yourself with at your workspace? [closed]

Since most of these topics are regarding help, or information, I'd like to hear how other designers keep their desk/workspace/home office. What equipment you use, toys/memorabilia etc you keep close, ...
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1answer
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Printing: Opacity color or transparency in Abode Illustrator

I have a client who needs a flyer designed and has a printing restriction of one color, in order to keep cost low. To make the design more interesting and appealing I have used the same color blue in ...
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Which typeface is  Pay set in? [closed]

I’ve check the developer documentation but I cannot see a reference to it anywhere. If anyone can help me out I’d really appreciate it! https://developer.apple.com/apple-pay/
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What is a good high-quality alternative for the Bell MT font?

I'm trying to create a logo in Photoshop using Bell MT font, but I'm finding that the edges are too sharp, making it look rather low in quality. Any suggestions for higher quality fonts that are ...
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0answers
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high resolution works in photoshop [duplicate]

i'm getting a job, to create art size 8000mm x 12000mm for print on a huge board, is a art size 2480 Pixels x 3508 Pixels, 300 dpi fit to print on the huge board? do i need to create the art exactly ...
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5answers
179 views

Resources on producing responsive design wireframes and artwork, for graphics designers

We're developers who partner up with a graphic design studio for our project artworks. Some times they even bring in the clients themselves and we both cooperate to get a development project done. ...
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Problem exporting blend materials to fbx

I have been searching for a while on this one. Im not sure if its possible. I'm trying to export some animations to an .FBX file and in my animations I make use of blend materials that I animate, so ...
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What are the recommended icon sizes for a Smartwatch app launcher?

I am creating app launcher icon for Smartwatch (Android). I don't know what sizes should I have to consider while designing it. I tried searching for a template on the internet but I couldn't find ...
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2answers
40 views

Photoshop: how I can increase the height of a part of my image?

I would like increase the height of a part of my image. Here is my current image: http://i.imgur.com/LEMfuo0.png I would like increase the height with 90px here: http://prntscr.com/5viaqk Not the ...
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4answers
74 views

Adobe PDF file too big to upload. What are my options?

I have 4 Illustrator (Adobe pdf) files I need to upload to a freelance website for a job I did. I saved each one as a PDF file but they are 184 MB each. The site only accepts files under 100 MB. Each ...
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1answer
24 views

How Can I View Applied Filters in Gimp

I would like to see the filters that are applied to a (text or image) layer in GIMP. Is this possible? Thanks in advance
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Is a poorly designed website better than no website for a commercial enterprise?

For businesses, a website is a channel of communication. For all except web-based businesses, it's not the only channel of communication available. Given that anyone could make a DIY website for next ...
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1answer
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How to make the white text that is sitting on an opaque black image separate?

How to make the white text that is sitting on an opaque black image separate from the black so that it is recognized as an object in and of itself?
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InDesign CC has taken away some important image resizing functionality, and it's annoying [closed]

In InDesign CS4 I used to be able to do a layout placing TIFFs and sometimes they ended up being too large for my needs in the end. When the layout becomes approved I would go into Photoshop and ...
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1answer
22 views

Quick color panel in Illustrator

I've been working with Adobe Illustrator for over 2 years now and I really love this program. I'd want to know if it's possible to create a window (just like pathfinder, layers etc.) with my favorite ...
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2answers
48 views

100% True Black problem in Illustrator

In an Illustrator file, Even though I used the default black(100% K), my printer said the pdf is not 100% black. What do you think is the problem?
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3answers
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Help with designing a billboard

I have designed brochures and marketing materials in the past, but a friend of mine in a town association asked if I could create a billboard. I know InDesign and Photoshop, and am limited in ...
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1answer
44 views

Setting quote type for Indesign paragraph style

In an Indesign document, I have two kinds of paragraphs: Normal (English) text, and source code snippets. In the normal text, Indesign is very clever, so I get nice typographers quotes, and all is ...
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1answer
31 views

How do I make objects created with transform effect into an actual object?

Say, you apply transform as an effect and make a bunch of rotated copies of an object. Now those copies are an effect and if you center the object it will only center the original object and not the ...
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3answers
50 views

Marquee tool in Photoshop

I am using Photoshop CC and trying to use the oval marquee tool to feather the outside edges of the photo. But every time I make an oval selection over the subject, it blacks out the selection and ...
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1answer
40 views

Matte effect in illustrator [closed]

I'm new to graphic design. Does anyone know how to create a the matte shape like this from the picture below!
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21 views

Where can I get the font Cloister Black BT Regular and have it embedded in a PDF? [migrated]

I had this font installed on my mac and never had issues with it - then my hard drive went and when the time came to print existing files (Award certificates) that I had on file it appears correct in ...
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0answers
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Do's and Don'ts of backgrounds (Print Design) [on hold]

I guess I'm naturally inclined to throw a background onto the average print job straight away rather than designing using white space...I have a bad habit of just throwing some sort of coloured ...
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0answers
29 views

iOS Pixel-to-Points conversion

I am delivering design specifications for an iOS iPhone app, and experience lots of measurement inconsistencies between my project PSD file (which is specified in pixels) and the conversion of it to ...
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1answer
33 views

Illustrator: IImage Trace -Not able to release after editing

This is the image I am trying to trace and I have gotten to the second stage after erasing the outside and unwanted stuff, . Now I went to try get it back to normal but as you can see the image trace ...
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1answer
79 views

How can I make these blurry Shape?

I tried to create these shapes several times ago without success. I tried with illustrator and a blurry shape that I deform with "Envelope Distort" > "make with mesh" but the result isn't very ...
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3answers
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BW image - make all black areas blue?

I have a black and white image, a scanned signature, where I want to change the colour of the black lines to blue (or red or something else). How do I do this? Preferably with freeware (I have Mac, ...
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1answer
34 views

Is there a quick/easy way to scale one line of text to match another in Illustrator?

I find myself having to do this kind of thing fairly often: ie have a line of smaller text underneath a bigger one, matching widths. I usually do this by placing the smaller text directly over ...
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0answers
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Interaction design in developing countries [closed]

How to understand interaction design? Which feathers can affect interaction design results?
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0answers
56 views

How do I create realistic sparkling light in Illustrator?

I am a bit troubled, and i am wondering if there is a way to make a quite realistic light in illustrator (I need it to mimic effects such as sparkles I previously did in photoshop) without using the ...
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1answer
34 views

Make the text center of its frame (above, below, left, right) in Photoshop

i have search all the web but nothing change. They usually show text center in picture not its frame. The frame of text i use to with other layer. Like my demo. http://i.imgur.com/EfJ4fDn.jpg I ...
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21 views

How can I position glyphs within their containing box?

I don't do much work with fonts, so please forgive me if my terminology is a little off. A client has asked me to create a few custom glyphs to add to an existing font. Two of those glyphs are for ...
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1answer
36 views

How to fix disproportional scaling across multiple images at the same time in InDesign?

In InDesign CS6, you have to directly select an image and scale up or down after clicking the "constrain proportions" chain-link button in order to revert the proportions back to normal. When ...
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1answer
19 views

Subtracting unclosed path in Sketch

I essentially want to subtract a dotted, unclosed path from a background shape in Sketch. I can see why this doesn't work, but I'm wondering if there's a way to do what I want to do (subtract the ...
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0answers
19 views

help with choosing a readable font on a MAC [closed]

what font do you recommend for use in a training video. Students will be ages 25 upwards. Font needs to be clear and readable and available on a mac. thanks
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28 views

What is a nice way to say I'M BUSY without saying I'M BUSY? (How do I manage workplace distractions?) [migrated]

I work out of a couple offices, although I would get more work done if I were at home or in a closed office, for a real estate office. I get bombarded with a constant influx of projects that I ...
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2answers
48 views

Difference between RAW file size and Photoshop Image size

I have a RAW file from a 24 megapixel camera. The RAW file is about 25MB in size, looking at it in OS X. When I load the RAW into Photoshop and then look at Image > Image Size in CC 2014, Photoshop ...
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0answers
14 views

Can anyone help me understand configuring Java3D? [closed]

I've been looking through the Java Library and after getting some strange "Not API" errors I decided the libraries might not contain those jar files and only references of the classes so I downloaded ...
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Alternative to Adobe Ideas for PC?

I'm wondering if anyone knows of a drawing app for Windows (8) that you draw with freehand, but makes vectors (i.e. smooths out lines etc), as adobe ideas-now "illustrator draw" does for the iPad. ...
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0answers
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Is Graphic Design “Art” [duplicate]

For my school project I have to find sources to help me prove that graphic desighin is art. I have been on many websites and all of them don't seem "real". Could anyone help me prove(so to say) that ...
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33 views

Text Frame Expand To Column Guides

Is it possible to make selected text frames automatically expand to fit in between two column guides? Or perhaps make their left and right edges snap to the closest column guide.

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