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2answers
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Adobe Illustrator CC - How do I erase part of image

How do I get rid of the excess picture outside of the circle? When I use the eraser tool, once I release the left mouse button the picture comes back.
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1answer
33 views

Backup storage solution for video/RAW photographs

I work as a designer/photographer for a <10 person startup. We rely heavily on photography and video in our work. Currently we use Google Drive to store edited photos and graphics, however, have no ...
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0answers
54 views

Generating font files from SVG files

I am trying to make an installable font (trueType, openType + web) from different svg files containing the characters. The tricky part is that the letter shapes are actually randomly generated by a ...
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3answers
58 views

What font qualities should be used in sales/specials promotions?

I'm struggling to research and find some literature regarding guidelines when it comes to using fonts that would be used inside sales pamphlets or on a website/email. Whenever I search I get fonts ...
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1answer
48 views

Problem converting CMYK to RGB for print

Below you find the design for our business cards. The triangles are yellow, as you can see outside of the canvas. However, inside the canvas, only when I set the Color Mode to CMYK, they appear pink. ...
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43 views

Software options for creating flip book from pdf

Our organization would like to take a pdf of a document we have created and host it as a flip book on our website or link to it from our website on another service. We do not plan to make any more ...
0
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1answer
33 views

Placed objects in Illustrator document changing size

I have an Illustrator file that has multiple PSDs placed into it. After I get everything sized correctly, I save and close. When I go back to open it later, the PSDs that were correctly sized before ...
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1answer
23 views

Select compound paths under a path but keep edges

Background: I've created a word cloud, and I'd like to clip it to a predefined path. The problem is that words on the edge are getting trimmed halfway, I'd like to keep the whole word. The question is:...
3
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1answer
110 views

How do I create abstract light rays / streaks?

How would I go about recreating this using Adobe Photoshop? I have attempted to use paths then apply a stroke to them but cannot achieve a similar affect with my knowledge of brushes The only other ...
0
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1answer
46 views

What are Pros and Cons for using PSD formats?

What are Pros and Cons for using PSD formats?
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25 views

Why do we get blurred marks when uploading PDF?

We have been using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC for years and never had a problem until now. Every time we create a PDF cover and upload it there are blurred marks around the font and the image. We have ...
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0answers
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How do I reverse this text or reflect to match (Illustrator)

Im looking to have the "ath." and the "ativa" mirror one another, but can't figure this out. Quite new to this
0
votes
2answers
88 views

Making perfect spiral Illustrator

I have followed this video from Lynda http://www.lynda.com/articles/dekes-techniques-drawing-a-perfect-spiral-in-illustrator to try and make a perfect spiral for a logo I am working on. I've done each ...
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1answer
21 views

Export layers in photoshop with levels applied

I have the following sequence of 35 layers within Photoshop CC 2015: I'm using Files > Export > Layers to Files to save the images as JPEGS. Unfortunately, the levels are not being applied to each ...
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votes
3answers
58 views

My text won't center in Dreamweaver (using bootstrap)

I'm creating a website in Dreamweaver using Bootstrap, and I'm having trouble getting my text to centre in any of the columns. I've tried changing the CSS to as follows (as an example): .p9 { ...
2
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1answer
24 views

adobe illustrator to pdf gives strokes around path

I exported my AI project to pdf and saw some weird white transparent lines between shape left is from ai right one is from pdf (look closely at hearth shape)
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1answer
42 views

How to flood fill shapes made with line segment tool on Adobe Illustrator CC

How do I flood fill like the paint bucket in Microsoft Paint? I've tried selecting a group of line segments -> object -> live paint -> make. But it changes the weight of the lines to all the same. I ...
2
votes
1answer
34 views

Is there a way to make bevel size larger in Photoshop CS6? [duplicate]

I am trying to make beveled badges like such: Notice how deep the bevel sizes are. I tried making my own rendition but, the bevels come out looking really small. My bevel 'size' settings is ...
2
votes
2answers
92 views

Why is Verdana's lower-case pi symbol so similar to an n?

Verdana (the default font of a lot of sites for Windows users) has a symbol that looks like an n for pi: In Arial, another common font for windows, this looks as expected: According to this ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

Do I own the rights to show my designs in my portfolio?

I was hired as a freelancer to do some work for a company. I made a design that I love which included some of the company's data within it. I asked to put it on my portfolio and they got very ...
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votes
1answer
33 views

Gradient Colors in Illustrator

I'm wondering if there is a way to select a color off of the gradient slider without adding another slider tab. I just want to make the middle slider tab the same color as whats right next to it ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

How to save editing data in Photoshop without having to save the whole image data inside a psd file?

Is there a way to save the editing steps you do to an image inside Photoshop, while keeping a link to the original image? The way I envision it is being able to save a file alongside (not necessarily,...
0
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0answers
20 views

Acrobat - Form - “Submit” to Email Not Working [migrated]

I created a PDF Form with a "submit" button that is suppose to email the completed PDF form via the "default client".  This doesn't seem to work and I keep getting the following error, "An error ...
0
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2answers
36 views

Images appear bigger on other monitors, possibly caused by low dot pitch?

Images and all dimensions in px or pt that I export for web assets appear to be bigger on another monitor than they appear to be on my monitor. For example, an image of 800 pixels height looks like ...
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0answers
20 views

InDesign, XML, and Anchored Elements

Is there a method in InDesign to anchor dynamic elements without XML becoming nested? I have an XML imported that is a long list of field entries, each relating to text items on multiple pages of an ...
3
votes
3answers
75 views

What is the reason for these weird white shadows on a printed shirt?

There are some textures applied to the design, to make it look distressed. The effects are transparent and should "blend" into the shirt. Any idea, what the problem is? And if anyone knows how these ...
3
votes
2answers
572 views

Low-poly art mesh creation

I want to know if there is a possibility to "cut" the mesh into single objects (triangles, other polygons) I create using Pen Tool? I followed examples in these two tutorials: Adobe Illustrator & ...
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votes
0answers
37 views

SVG won't Align in Illustrator

Can't seem to figure out why svgs won't properly align in illustrator. I'm aligning to artboard and for whatever reason the object refuses to align properly. Here's it aligned horizontally Any ...
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0answers
25 views

How to export from illustrator to Photoshop and preserve the artboard structure?

The app "app.zeplin.io" (wich is a tool that provide developpers informations about an user interface design) works with Photoshop artboards and Sketch exclusively. I would like to know if there is a ...
0
votes
2answers
100 views

How can I create this moire pattern in Illustrator?

How can I create this pattern? I need the white lines to be paths. Using Illustrator, I created the wave, duplicated it and then use the blend tool to create this. Then I duplicate the pattern. ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

InDesign - Paragraph styles apply different settings

I have a file with no styles. I create different styles for later use based on the text (mark text and create paragraph, character or table styles). But the styles are different when applied. Here ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

How to Overlay [Selected] Glyph Outlines from Separate Fonts for Comparison?

Both FontLab Studio and Fontographer have a Blend feature, which can produce decent results when working with fonts which are visually as well as structurally similar, to save time creating new ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Sketch - Joining two seperate paths

How do I connect point A to point Z? Currently, when I select Anchor point A, it tries to connect point A & B(as you can see in image 2).
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votes
0answers
38 views

What dpi should I set my printer for a wall sized poster or mural viewed 15 ft away? [duplicate]

I am working on a mural which will be viewed from about 11 - 15 feet away. According to my online research the ppi should be set between 19 and 26. ppi = 3438 ÷ Viewing distance in inches 3438 / ...
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votes
1answer
51 views

Is it possible to create a vector logo with photoshop? [closed]

I am attempting to create a logo for a website and I have read that it is a good idea to create a vector logo. Can I do this with photoshop? Any tutorials and or books that you would recommend that I ...
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vote
0answers
58 views

Which font is similar to Christopher Wool's Stencil?

His stencil: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/338192253239825468/ the closest thing i found is: https://www.myfonts.com/fonts/jnlevine/narrow-stencil/ but it's too narrow.
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votes
2answers
52 views

How to save transparent background in Photoshop, for use in another program

How do I save a transparent background in Photoshop 7.0, for use in another program on a MAC, without losing the transparency? Thanks, psb
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Can't apply effects to Groups/Layers

I am trying to add one type of effect to each shape in a group/layer. But when I set the appearance panel accordingly, either nothing happens, or (in the case of dropshadow) the shapes extend beyond ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Export Photoshop Layers with Mask

I have a bunch of layers that are all being masked by a vector shape. I'm wondering what the best way to export each layer to a JPG, while maintaining the masking effect on each export. The image ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

How to turn an object into glass in Photoshop?

This thread is full of examples of turning objects into glass in Photoshop (but the images are long gone for some reason): http://photoshopcontest.com/boards/viewtopic.php?t=6831&postdays=0&...
4
votes
1answer
60 views

Inkscape: Can not get “Pattern Along Path” feature to work as I need it

I am using Inkscape's "Pattern Along Path" feature. And I think I am having problem because Inkscape is rotating my pattern 90 degrees from the orientation I would prefer. I've a "path": . . . ...
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votes
0answers
22 views

How to fix bad scanned documents in the over picture to the below picture [duplicate]

I have a lot of files like the picture 1,and I have to fix it to be the picture 2 for editing on the ABBYY(a text scanning software).I have done it once in Cs3 but now I dont remember the way it is....
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votes
0answers
26 views

How to fix bad scanned documents to doc file [closed]

I have a lot of files like the picture 1,and I have to fix it to be the picture 2 for editing on the ABBYY(a text scanning software).I have it done once in Cs3 but now I dont remember the way it is....
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Adobe Illustrator Rectangular Grid Tool: How to remove boxes after drawn

Hey guys, I am quite new to Adobe Illustrator (last time I used it was 5 years ago) and I am really rusty. I am trying to make some 8bit artwork via using "Rectangular Grid Tool" and would like to get ...
3
votes
2answers
27 views

I need an adjustment layer which will invert in the same way as when you select some text in a text layer

so there are some idiosyncrasies with the method they use to invert that part of the image which I can't figure out. It could be that they just invert the luminosity but I don't know how i would do ...
3
votes
1answer
51 views

SVG does not render properly

I just started using Inkscape today and began making a logo for my robotics team. The logo consists of a phoenix that has overlaid text reading "Project Phoenix", with various other descriptors ...
6
votes
2answers
307 views

How to draw a color wheel in illustrator?

How to draw a color wheel in illustrator? I am thinking of creating many small arcs with gradient and all hue colors. Any ideas?
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Is there any free software for use with printed documents (for accurate CMYK)?

I need to send redesigned business cards to a print shop. I've tried GIMP and Inkscape (cards presently designed with GIMP with an embedded CMYK profile; I didn't have the computer knowledge to make ...
-3
votes
4answers
95 views

Best resources/way/curriculum to learn Graphic Design? [closed]

I have a Fine Art background. I want to learn Graphic Design and be job ready in this field within six months. I am self learning and have time and discipline to put in. what is the best curriculum to ...
0
votes
2answers
28 views

What's the standard practice to listing clients you've worked with through an agency

What's the standard practice, within a portfolio site or resume, to list clients you've worked with through an agency? Since the agency is technically your client, is listing the agency's clients ...

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