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37 views

How to select HEX values / colors in Inkscape

How to select web colors in Inkscape? I know that I can select the ">" at the bottom-right of the screen and select WebHex and then select one in the bar. But in that bar there are just a few colors. ...
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Color mode problem for selecting colour in cmyk

Is it compulsory for good result to choose a zero value in either of any four c, m, y or k. In CMYK, can't we select a colour which is not having any zero value? I am designing infographics for ...
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34 views

How the walkthroughs for apps are made? [closed]

I want to develop some walkthroughs to describe how & what my app does. How can I make them? Here are few examples:
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1answer
49 views

Printing on Plastic - How is this being done?

Can someone here tell me how the images are being printed on plastic? Example: Source: http://www.metalgearinformer.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/PlayStation-4-HDD-Cases-MGSV-Ground-Zeroes.jpg ...
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1answer
10 views

Gimp shadow text not working

I am trying to shadow some text in Gimp. However, whenever I go to filter drop down shadow it gives a shadow to the region I previously selected with the selection tool on another layer. I have ...
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1answer
24 views

Good techniques for transparent info in game UI

For a game that I am developing, I am trying to include a non-intrusive overlay to help the player understand what keys to use as they progress through the game. I'm looking to design something like ...
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2answers
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How do I define or deselect areas where the “Color to Alpha” effect should not be applied?

I have an image where the background is white and there are various important components that are also white. I want to just change the background to alpha, but "Colors to Alpha" - by default - ...
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Photoshop cs6 Why is new video layer next to old? [closed]

Just got PS CS6 Extended and I'm trying to learn it. In the online tutorials, I see that adding a blank video layer puts it below the original on the timeline. But when I add a layer, it puts it next ...
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1answer
32 views

Apply blend-tool on grid of squares with blending of size and color

I am trying to create a grid made out of squares. Similar to the one in the image (without the wave effect). My approach was to use the blend tool in multiple directions, but I cannot apply it to ...
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1answer
42 views

How can I create this disconnected block letter effect

I want to recreate the effect applied to "VINTAGE" in the image. I thought it was just creating text with black stroke and duplicating it. Removing the stroke from the duplicate and then moving it ...
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1answer
17 views

working with gimp in windows 8 [closed]

When I installed gimp on windows 8 my create path from text button is missing along with the text along path button is missing has anyone had this same issue and if so does anyone know the fix.
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0answers
22 views

large banner size and resolution [duplicate]

I have to produce a 65'x 22' banner. how high the resolution of my file needs to be to give me an end result of 100 or 150 dpi? and how can I save this in actual size?
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0answers
33 views

How to Prepare UI to Mobile Developer iOS Android

I'm new in design for ui. I have to do for all resolution iOS and Android. I would like to ask about following questions: Is this correct process? Finish design Do for all 12 sizes resolution: ...
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2answers
47 views

Outline on the inside, in illustrator

I have a shape in illustrator, an outline of a guitar, and I would like to add an outline on the inside, so as to represent binding. I need it to be around 1mm perfectly aligned along the outside ...
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1answer
24 views

Photoshop Lighting Effects differs from preview

I try to apply a Lighting effects filter to create a stone texture, like in this tutorial. The result I see in preview (first image) differs from the one I get after clicking OK (second image).
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Can a 2-color logo be red, black and white?

Can a 2-color logo be red, black and white? I'm thinking that maybe white doesn't count because it's the background color? Does a 1-color logo need to be literally black with a transparent ...
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0answers
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What type of effect [closed]

How to affect the effect on real life photos http://photos.filmibeat.com/ph-big/2013/10/all-in-all-azhagu-raja-poster_138261505310.jpg Sample Photo
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4answers
146 views

how to compensate 50% opacity white over photograph

I have a photo and a while ago I had added a layer on top of it which was pure white at 50% opacity. How can I compensate that effect to get back the original picture? I have tried adding a black ...
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0answers
39 views

Anybody capable here to tell me about this? [closed]

I just saw a picture somewhere which I am attaching, it is made using photoshop. Can anybody tell me how can I make a photo similar to this one? What is this technique or category called and how to do ...
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1answer
42 views

How to convert .png stripes to one .gif file? [closed]

How to convert .png stripes to one .gif file in photoshop or any other application. Thanks in advance.
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1answer
47 views

Why is the svg black and white?

Someone edited my svg file and now, if I import it into Scribus 1.5.1, It is only black, all colors are gone. This is the commit at github, where the format of the svg changed. before, It was all in ...
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1answer
40 views

Literata font license

I am planning to use Literata font for my marketplace item, but i don't know the license from this font. I have tried to find, but not yet found word "license" in this link Anyone can give me ...
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3answers
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Position number is negative

As you can see in the picture, I'm selecting the "Ads" object, it is at the top of the screen, but the position is (0,-82). If I change by manual, mean I change -82 to 0, the "Ads"object will move ...
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1answer
63 views

Is Web start Today a good website builder? [closed]

I have a small business and i want to put it online so for that iam looking for website builder to build website for my small business. Some of my friends suggested me wix but some are suggesting me ...
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0answers
37 views

free font for interior deisgn book [closed]

I'm looking for a free for commercial use font for an interior design printed book. I would like a simple and clear one sans serif, with bold and italic option. There will be not much text, around 150 ...
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2answers
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Centered title but left aligned text to fill up content

Hold your horses, I'm aware that centered titles are generally frowned upon. However, when given a fixed size container, simply having everything left-aligned gives an empty impression – which itself ...
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1answer
31 views

Drag layers between tab-docked documents in Photoshop

Using Photoshop CC (on Windows), I sometimes need to drag layers from one document to another. When the documents are tab-docked, I expected to be able to drag the layer over the tab and have have it ...
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1answer
53 views

Resources for hand-lettering [closed]

What are some of the most useful resources for aspiring graphic designers who want to try hand-lettering?
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1answer
34 views

Which RGB profile should be used when exporting a PDF for web?

I created a 60 page book in CMYK because it is going to be printed. I now need to convert this document to RGB so it can be viewed online. From doing a little research on this site, I see that I can ...
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2answers
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Is there a benefit to using the “eraser” side of a Wacom tablet?

Wacom Intuous and Intuous Pro has an eraser side on it that at least in Photoshop defaults to... the eraser. I'm not sure however, and couldn't find much about that side of the stylus. Not sure if ...
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0answers
43 views

Color file appears as black & white when saved as PDF [closed]

I am working on a series of signs that were created from the same master. One sign consistently appears as black & white when converted into a PDF format, without making any changes to print ...
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2answers
115 views

Will desaturated colors use less ink?

If I print a full-color document or spreadsheet, will the printer use less ink if the colors used are less intense? If I desaturate the color without actually approaching grayscale, I would assume ...
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2answers
72 views

Rotate an object smoothly in Photoshop CS6

i am currently using Photoshop CS6 and there is no "create video animation" option in timeline tab. I have only one option to create animation via "create frame animation". I want to rotate a ...
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2answers
55 views

Minus Front Not Working Illustrator

Hi I am doing this project at the moment and im trying to cut text out of an object that i drew using the pen tool. But when I select them both and click Minus Front (yes i have created outlines on ...
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2answers
65 views

To use Myriad pro on website, but light or other?

Sorry for my english and for my question.. (I don't know more about font) I would like to change the font on my website. I like "san francisco font" but is impossible to use it. Other option is ...
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1answer
24 views

Adjust levels in a set of scanned images in GIMP

I have 4 images that I scanned and saved as TIFF using my 4 in 1 desktop scanner/printer thing. I drew all the images myself by hand using the same pen, so the originals are quite consistent. When I ...
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1answer
59 views

What font is used on the 'Stop Talking' business cards?

I would like to know what font is used on the stop talking business cards. There is an image below showing the font. I have tried identifying the font by using a range of websites including ...
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2answers
58 views

Photoshop: Blend raster shapes uniformly into eachother

I have a raster file (.tiff format) such as the sample below and I was wondering how I could do a blend between the round lightgreen shape and the darkgreen shape in Photoshop (without affecting the ...
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1answer
31 views

What resolution to use for large aluminum print?

There seems to be a fair amount of controversy on this topic, however, I am planning on printing a 30x30" 3D design on aluminum, and I can't decide if 300 or 600dpi would work best. Or even higher. ...
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1answer
30 views

In iDraw 2.5 how do you tag layers or objects [closed]

There is nothing in the user guide about tagging things, and I'm trying to export some graphics to Xcode.
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1answer
36 views

Eliminate shadow on rasterized text in Photoshop?

First of all, I could not find anything matching my problem, probably because of the lack of better keywords. I created a word with the Text Tool and rasterized it for cropping and editing. But now ...
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0answers
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Is there a way to import and iterate text data from excel to illustrator? [duplicate]

I am making a card game and I have a spreadsheet with all the data which I need to put on the cards. Is there a way to get it directly from excel to illustrator (or any other vector app)?
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0answers
25 views

Can color palettes be copyrighted? [duplicate]

Can I get in legal trouble for using the exact same colors from a color palette I found on a website? Can anyone own a certain combination of colors? If yes, could I argue that it was accidental? ...
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1answer
70 views

What is this design style called?

I'd like to know what this design style is called. Thank you!
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1answer
115 views

Is anti-aliasing done manually?

First off, forgive me if this is a stupid question. The graphic design community isn't my ordinary community, so all the concepts are very foreign to me. I was looking for ways to anti-alias a sprite ...
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2answers
84 views

Floor cleaning in camera raw and photoshop

In the picture up we notice dirt in the floor. How can we remove this using photoshop and camera raw in a way that gives it a kind of gloss?
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2answers
47 views

Saving Ai files as editable pdf?

Sounds simple, but it's giving me a headache, I'm able to save the file and open it in Adobe acrobat pro dc, and edit the text but my client is asking for the logo symbol, to still be editable for ...
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votes
1answer
60 views

Scale for Large Typography (Much larger than 72px)

I'm currently doing a mockup for a website that has a few large typographic elements. For scale, I'm using the one provided by Typeplate (18, 21, 24, 36, 48, 60, 72, 90, 117), but after spending some ...
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1answer
27 views

Hairline gaps between shapes

I'm new to Illustrator and have created some icons. When I export to svg, I get thin white lines between shapes. There is no gap when I'm using Illustrator. I've taken a look on the web with the ...
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1answer
58 views

How to use a Web font with more than 65,535 glyphs

SVG font seems to be the right choice here because it uses XML. However it has been deprecated everywhere. So is there an alternative (or an alternative format) for representing a long text which use ...

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