-3
votes
0answers
51 views

What Photoshop settings should I use for 2D game design? [closed]

I am going to create a 2D platformer game. What Photoshop settings should I use, to design assets, so that nothing gets blurred or sharpened? I am posting the level I have designed so far:
0
votes
1answer
12 views

Sketch plugin to use images for borders?

I was looking around for a while, but can't find a solution for this. Essentially, I want to use an image for the border of a square, to ensure it stays consistent while resizing (very similar to ...
6
votes
2answers
126 views

Identifying similar font to Futura

Today I watched a Ted Talk, and loved the presentation. In particular the font used. I did some research and found out this looked like Futura. So I did compare the two, but there are subtle ...
-3
votes
1answer
36 views

large jpegs become blurred when printing

I am saving large 8 x 12 inch picture to disk as jpeg, the file is 35 megabytes when opened in photoshop only 1.5 meg on disk when printing out picture and it prints blurred. It seems to loose quality ...
3
votes
1answer
26 views

Shaded box shows up when exporting pdf using drop shadow effects - Corel x6

I'm facing problems in printing a design containing a Drop Shadow. When I export the PDF from Corel X6 for Offset printing, the Object containing the Drop Shadow comes out with a shaded box, which is ...
-1
votes
0answers
19 views

How do I remove lines from a graphic in Inkscape

I'm trying to remove the wrench from this guy's hand, but whenever I mess with the nodes I just end up making a maze of new outlines. How do I remove part of a graphic? The color version is where I ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

How to convert Visio documents with flowed text to Inkscape-compatible SVG?

I've tried to convert Visio documents (2010, 2013) to SVG for use with Inkscape 0.91 in two different ways, with unsatisfactory results. The trouble is always with the flowed text being incorrect in ...
-3
votes
0answers
24 views

How to study UX and design being a software developer? [duplicate]

I'm a server side developer and I'm considering to run a startup. I will have to create a visual identity (logo, fonts, color ranges, application UX and UI) to my firm. As most things in my life, I ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

Outter stroke is overlapping other characters

Here's an example: And here's an image I designed yesterday without that problem: I didn't use any special process on the second image to keep the character strokes from overlapping things.
-1
votes
0answers
7 views

Billboard Problems [duplicate]

My Boss Recently asked me to create a billboard for his business, but unfortunately I'm new to photoshop and don't know how to make an image high res enough to put it on a billboard. I'm not really ...
3
votes
1answer
55 views

In GIMP, how to use an image as colormap (or gradient, or palette)?

I already have a reference colormap in the form of a raster image (basically, the vertical extrusion on a 1D colormap). How can I use it to colorise a grey-level image in GIMP ? If gradients or ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

using inkscape and exporting at 300dpi but the file saves at 120dpi

I have scanned a lineart drawing at 300dpi then imported it into inkscape. tidied it up a bit then exported at 300dpi png but when i open it in lets say paint or just check the file properties it has ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

batch/macro processing and optimizing jpeg quality with a filesize constraint (max 500kb)

We are using a macro that we then batch run to modify images. It works fine except for the element where we try and save the jpeg image in the best quality under 500 kb. This option used to exist ...
-1
votes
0answers
27 views

Wrong colors in photoshop [duplicate]

I have an issue, probably with my color settings. I have a TIF image, which in Windows Explorer seems right as I want it. When I open the file in Photoshop, the colors are more saturated and have ...
-1
votes
1answer
48 views

Exporting AI file to PSD - why do my layers merge?

I'm trying to export an AI file, which has a ton of sublayers under one layer and some groups and stuff. I've tried exporting to PSD, following the guidelines I've found online (Write Layers and ...
1
vote
0answers
30 views

Illustrator doesn't respect coordinates [duplicate]

I'm trying to draw a simple line in Illustrator starting from an anchor, but it just won't work. Illustrator offset the end result for no apparent reason. In this figure you see that the new line is ...
0
votes
2answers
39 views

Exporting cropped PNG with Photoshop CC

I'm using the tool "Export As" with Photoshop CC to get an icon from a .psd file and save it into a .png file. It worked well so far with other things but this time the icon comes cropped. This is ...
-1
votes
0answers
16 views

Indesign high resulution preview [duplicate]

I am a student of architecture and I'm working on a project where I need to place symbols representing various types of lights, dust bins etc. on a masterplan (.psd). I have to place them ...
3
votes
2answers
63 views

Double Sided Linen Paper

I am printing out a brochure design that will be on double sided linen paper (pictured below): However, the linen texture is definitely more pronounced on one side over the other. I have asked ...
3
votes
2answers
60 views

How would I divide up this vector map in Adobe Illustrator?

So I just traced out a map of Westeros using Illustrator's pen tool, what I want to do is divide the map into the different "provinces" or kingdoms. In other words, how do I draw the borders on the ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Snap to center point on a grid in Illustrator [closed]

Rather than having an object snap to the sides on a grid can you snap objects to points on a grid in Adobe Illustrator
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Text grabbing in cc illustrator

I can't grab text from just anywhere, I have to specifically click the text line or bounding box, is this new to cc illustrator or is there a setting for this? example, there is a letter "B" in size ...
-6
votes
1answer
39 views

Website Design Size [closed]

I was recently contracted to build a site like http://itemcycle.com where people sell Apple stuff. I'm using my 15" Retina Macbook Pro for designing the site. Here are my settings: width = 2560 res ...
-1
votes
0answers
17 views

How do I adjust the width between two anchor-points [duplicate]

It's specifically two anchor points, but when a adjust the width it does it for the whole thing. I'm trying to turn a square into a trapezoid.
3
votes
1answer
20 views

How to batch save data driven graphics with a script in Illustrator?

I build data-driven graphics in Illustrator and am able to run a batch "Save to PDF" action on these graphics. Can I do the batch "Save to PDF" action with a script instead? My thinking is that the ...
-1
votes
1answer
20 views

Is there a way to join an open path to a closed one?

I'm trying to connect the anchor of an oppen path to a closed path, is this doable? I would assume paths had the ability to fork.
4
votes
0answers
33 views

What printers or methods are used to apply a matte lamination finish to the blank surface of an optical disc?

I am a print design hobbyist and I have been trying to learn about how I can print my designs onto the surface of blank optical discs with a professional matte lamination finished style. (As shown in ...
1
vote
2answers
348 views

How do I grab a jpeg from a layer and open it in it

How do I grab a jpeg from a layer and open it in its own PSD document, so that I can crop and save how I want? In the attached image, I would like to have the jpeg in the highlighted layer (without ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

How to randomize curved lines in Sketch to create a pattern?

I'm looking to figure out a method to automate randomized curved lines to achieve an effect similar to the image below
-3
votes
0answers
12 views

When scaled in Indesing, does a Vectorial PDF from Illustrator become pixelated?

Im currently making drawings in Rhino, exporting them to illustrator and setting their stroke and line weight. I then save this as PDFs from illustrator and place them in Indesign to organize my plot. ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Why does After Effects sometimes have an import dialog and sometimes don't?

I'm trying to import illustrator .ai file to After Effects, sometimes I get a dialog within After Effects asking me how I want to import the file. But sometimes the dialog won't show up, and it will ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Responsive SVG path without distorting stroke

I have a simple SVG path with a stroke that I want to responsively resize with the browser window. The problem is that when my paths aspect ratio is changed, the stroke is distorted. This is the ...
3
votes
0answers
32 views

Erasing all parts of a cinemagraph (animation) but the movement?

I've got a few cinemagraphs we shot for a client. As expected they want them high quality, I'm following this tutorial to achieve that. http://cssmojo.com/animated-gif-with-a-jpg-background/ What I'm ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Illustrator exporting wrong RGB colours

Illustrator is exporting rgb colours with a different value from the one I choose. The purple to the left is part of an image, it has the proper RGB colours when picked from photoshop AND ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Mysterious line breaks in InDesign

I keep running into this weird behaviour of InDesign which probably has a simple solution. Whenever I work with large text, I start getting weird line breaks inside the text. The example below is one ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Blending in an Ant Render with Newspaper Background [closed]

How do I make it look like the ant is actually on the newspaper?
0
votes
1answer
28 views

How to view SVG's code in Illustrator [closed]

I've been searching and I can't find out how to view the code of the SVG we have designed in Illustrator. Does anyone know how? I'm relatively new to Illustrator.
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Illustrator - change default size of SVG [closed]

I have an SVG image which I have "cropped" using Object > Artboards > Fit to Artwork Bounds But the image is very small. Is it possible to scale it to a different default size? How would I do that?
3
votes
2answers
52 views

Fractions in InDesign : Typing (not ½ = Alt + 0189)

I'm wondering of anyone knows how to easily type a fraction like this: 1 - 2 (but on one baseline). I appreciate the "proper" way is : ½ = Alt + 0189; but the client has specifically asked for the ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

Sketch Text Rendering

After exporting screens from Sketch 3 to PNG, the text is blurred Check out: This Website and see the three screens. It's almost not possible to read the screens. Even if you resize them it's not ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

Is it possible to add a field/button to a pdf that allows a user to insert an image using reader

A client of mine wants to be able to edit text and add images to pdf. Ive set the text fields but struggling with adding images. I've created a button that runs javascript to add a pdf but can this be ...
-1
votes
3answers
72 views

Photoshop makes PNG low quality

I just open a PNG image and save it again, but Photoshop make my image low quality. How can I solve this problem? Original pic : Saved pic:
-3
votes
0answers
23 views

Header / banner dimensions [closed]

Creating a mockup banner for OptimizePress site. There's a custom template in Canva (the graphics tool) and it needs a size input before one can begin. Any ideas? In fact, if anyone has found an easy ...
2
votes
2answers
46 views

How to move up and down the layers panel in Photoshop using the keyboard on Scandinavian or German layout?

On a U.S. keyboard, you use the Option/Alt+[ or ] keys to move up and down layers. My problems is that the brackets on the Scandinavian keyboard are located on the 8 and 9 number keys and do not work ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Reproducing f.lux's warm colors

I'm an avid f.lux user and have been for a while. Whenever I'm working on a design, I do it during the day so the yellow tint doesn't ruin my color schemes at night thanks to f.lux. However, I have ...
-4
votes
0answers
24 views

How to make a laser beam with daylight light in 3ds max? [closed]

I would like to put a laser beam in a scene with day light on. How to do it ? I tried to put directional light but it does not render with nvidia iray?
2
votes
1answer
47 views

Trying to find “distinctive” font for undistinctive letters - O N T I U [closed]

Freelance work for a friend, shirts for a small group starting a startup. After a wild goose chase he now wants a "distinct" font. He gave me sample fonts where the "distinct" marks are all in letters ...
-3
votes
1answer
25 views

Inverse selection in Adobe Illustrator

How do I invert selected objects in Adobe Illustrator? I have made a group of different shapes and I want to apply two different colours on them. Is there is a way to invert selection?
-1
votes
0answers
17 views

Acrobat DC Hyperlink not linking to URL [on hold]

When I link my URL to a hyperlink it links to the location of the file instead of the URL. Does anyone know how to fix this? I selected Open a web link but when I mouse over it still displays the file ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

Is there a way to lock a layer/group at the top of the layer stack in Photoshop?

Been looking around, can't find anything on this. I would like it so that if I lock a layer at the top of the layer stack no other layers can be placed above it. Is this possible?

15 30 50 per page