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Making Transparent Image Layer not effect top layer image

I have an indesign image, that has a Transparency effect placed upon in via Objects->Effects. However, I would like the image that is on the top most layer above the transparent layer to not be ...
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Why does everything I make on Gimp look blurry or not high resolution when I'm done? [duplicate]

I opened this picture in Gimp ...then I just resized it and saved it again, and it looks like this. It makes the picture look cheap
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3answers
107 views

How to create the 3D logo like this with Adobe Photoshop

I need help creating a logo like this. I have tried Skew option and Perspective option but those didn't work. This is the image I have tried below.
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3answers
107 views

How to make a .PNG that shows one image on a black background and a different image on a white background?

This image was put up by the NHL on Twitter. In the feed this is the image, when you click on it, a different one pops up. When you open it in Photoshop, the whites are very bold and the ...
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0answers
21 views

When saving images in photoshop CS6 as png they get a white background [duplicate]

I've got an image, it's an RGB 8 bit. But when i save it as png, i don't see the transparency, it's all white
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28 views

What is the Captain Rocket graphics style?

There’s a game on the App Store called Captain Rocket and I love the graphics style, is there a name for this style so that I can do a bit of research in to it? Here’s a couple of screenshots from ...
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47 views

How to select a group within a “parent” group to move it around?

I have Photoshop documents with layers organized into groups, and some of the groups are nested within other groups. When I move them around, auto-select is set to group. The whole "parent" group ...
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2answers
34 views

Rescale EPS According to Text Size

I searched a long time already for an elegant way but couldn't find an option. I am using InDesign CS5 and wanted to know how to scale an EPS (or any other vector-) graphic that I inserted to my ...
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0answers
23 views

InDesign: weird spacing bug in table cell [on hold]

Aloha! I have this table in InDesign (document itself is a bit older; fall 2014) with text in it, and when I wanna edit the content, it adds some kinda top padding: anyone know what that's all ...
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0answers
21 views

How can I select and delete parts of a single 3d layer in Adobe Photoshop CC 2015?

I imported an obj. file to Adobe Photoshop CC 2015 and the whole 3d model came as a single layer. It is a 3d racing suit model and I want to delete arms of the suit. I know I could use the quick ...
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17 views

What is the difference between using Blend mode vs levels, brightness,contrast etc?

I don't understand when using Photoshop Layer blend mode instead use selector of levels, brightness, contrast. Thanks
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1answer
64 views

Fonts of PDF look different in Preview (made in InDesign CS6)

I am making an interactive pdf in Indesign CS6, using Quicksand (from Google fonts) as main font. In InDesign, at 100% view, everything looks fine and the text is easy to read. (left text in the image ...
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16 views

can you pls find out what font is this? [duplicate]

pls Find out for me this receipt font
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2answers
443 views

What software to create this gif with animation effect?

I'm not sure what software I should use to create this gif, which is small in size (311kb) and yet having effect like a swf video. Photoshop is quite painful to create a gif with such effect, and ...
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2answers
16 views

Not getting “fit to artwork bounds” and “create outlines for all font type” in Illustrator 10

I am not finding the following in my Illustrator 10: Once your object is ready, you need to specify Artboard to use by using Artboard tool (Shift + O) a. Make sure your Reference point is ...
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1answer
30 views

Can't save Photoshop document as PSD [closed]

I have read up on this issue and am not finding a resolution. I am trying to create a mobile template with the following specs. I've created other files with these same specs before and am able to ...
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2answers
50 views

Cutting Out Type in a Gussian Blur in Illustrator

I have a logo a client likes a lot. It uses gaussian blur ( few gaussian blur layers on top of each other) to create a glowing effect around the type. Then white type is placed on top to give it the ...
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28 views

Logo design by using gird and circles [duplicate]

I need a book or reference for designing logo by using gird and circles here is some references of what i mean https://www.pinterest.com/pin/75364993739791135/ ...
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1answer
8 views

paste PS5.5 selection into Ai 6.0

I have selected part of an image and I would like to paste that selection into an open Illustrator document. Basically a psd on top of a vector frame. The original image is a psd as I have already ...
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0answers
13 views

What kind of white should I use when designing for CMYK print? [duplicate]

What value should I use for white in Indesign? I'm also wondering if I should use a white Background on every page when I want the background to be printed white?
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1answer
63 views

How can I resize an image without losing quality?

I have to place an Illustrator file into another one and then resize it (way smaller). How do I do that and keep a clear image?
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2answers
56 views

Why I am getting this extra part of lines and how to resolve it?

Here i am getting extra line that i dont want.I tried scaling down the size of line but it did not help.So can you please guide me how to solve this type of errors.
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1answer
33 views

how can I resize a layer and have the other change to the proper ratio

I have monkey.psd that each layer is a part of a monkey and I want to resize monkey's head from 500x500 px to 300x300px and have other layer reduce the size to same ratio as before
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2answers
53 views

Colour High Contrast effect [duplicate]

I've spent ages so far fiddling with adjustments and filters in the hope that I can recreate the effect shown in this picture. I've tried posterising other similar effects, but I want to keep the ...
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1answer
42 views

How to convert colors from PMS to RGB?

I'm working on a branding project and having my background in digital disciplines I don't have too much knowledge about color systems. Currently I'm trying to figure out what are the correct color ...
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1answer
30 views

I want to convert image with multi-colors to two colors [duplicate]

As there a possible way to make a multi-colors PSD/AI/Image to be only two colors
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1answer
79 views

Creating a flat, 2D logo with 3D Illusion

I'm an apprentice designer and I often visit websites like Logopond in search of inspiration for some illustrations and logos. I see many logos realized like this, meaning they look 2D flat while ...
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1answer
26 views

Recommended font size for Titles and subtitles on A4 print outs [closed]

I'm making some printable resources for schools and am wondering what the recommended font size would be for the titles and subtitles of these pages please? These would be printed on A4, and for ...
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1answer
48 views

how to explain to a client why the logo he has on his mind is a bad idea?

I have a close friend (with a very strong opinion) who asked me to design a logo for his brand new software company. I did all my survey, I asked him what are his views and I presented to him some ...
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0answers
9 views

Convenient way to create a photo album with some text for online and PDF?

I need to create an training report about year and I find it is far easier to have a lot of images than to have a lot of words. I am planning to create a photo album and I would like to find a ...
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0answers
39 views

Animating an Illustrator Line in After Effects

I'm trying to animate a coiled-up looking line into a more relaxed loose looking line. I figured out how to do this in AfterEffects (I opened the Path 1 option and was able to move individual ...
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2answers
27 views

What is the best way to convert a series of boxes (right angles) from raster to vector?

Live trace distorts the straight lines that are crucial to my design.Its a complicated design to difficult to redraw. Please help me
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1answer
47 views

Where can I get flat images for a website? [closed]

I'm building a new website but am finding a lack of minimalistic images and clipart. This is a very general question but are there any good sites to find minimal, flat, simple, etc. images? I have ...
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0answers
90 views

Photoshop CC 2015 artboards have phantom grid lines being displayed [closed]

I am seeing strange 1px black lines on 'unselected' artboards. I've gone through my 'view' settings thinking, maybe, I had inadvertently hit a quick command that toggled on my grid. But I quickly ...
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2answers
47 views

How to stroke an open path (vector)

I'm on photoshop cs6 I am doing a vectorial drawing, i wanted to draw a path without closing it but that was impossible. If i don't close my path, it stays invisible I tried to create a line then ...
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1answer
26 views

apply layer style to part of an image

I have a (png) logo with lettering and artwork above (and not touching) the lettering. How can I mask or isolate the lettering portion, in order to apply a layer style to only the artwork portion of ...
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1answer
20 views

Indesign bleeding makings 4x6 into 4.50 x 6.50 instead of 4.25 x 6.25?

New to indesign and when I have a document thats 4x6 and when I add the bleeding to be .25 the red border(which I assume is the bleeding border) is actually enlarged to 4.50 by 6.50. Is there any ...
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In some fonts, the tittle on the 'i' in “fi” is removed. Does this have a name?

I noticed today on my phone that when I would type a word with the character pair "fi" in it, the f would change when the i is typed to have a longer top and replace the tittle above the i. I was ...
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1answer
37 views

Finding the Pantone colors used in illustrator

I have a logo that is getting put on to golf shirts and the company has asked for a list of the pantone colors. Is there a way to get a list of all the colors through illustrator?
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1answer
25 views

How can you syncronize two windows/files that copy zooming and panning in Photoshop?

I want to do some master studies and I would like to have two files (the original and an empty one) on my screen (each taking half). I want to have both windows have the same zoom and panning so I ...
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1answer
60 views

How can I get smooth fonts in mock ups?

I am mainly a coder but have to do design mockups from time to time. For this I have Fireworks CS5 which is great because I know how to use it and can just chop up various supplied media into a ...
0
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2answers
50 views

What is the smallest and largest font size in offset printing?

What is the smallest and largest font size in offset printing and screen printing and digital printing and digital application?
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2answers
60 views

Typeface with little space needs for package design

I got a package-design job where I am a bit stuck in a problem, and this is it: The company must (due to legal things) display an enormous amount of text on the design. The space I have for the ...
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1answer
73 views

Sizes and dpi confusion

I am designing an app for multiple screen sizes in android and i have been researching alot on how the sizes should be kept. Till now i have been able to understand that for multiple sizes such as ...
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1answer
30 views

Changing colour modes Illustrator

I'm finalising a logo in illustrator, saving out different file types to deliver to the client. So I want to give an RGB and CMYK version. It was originally designed on an RGB artboard. Is converting ...
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0answers
43 views

Photoshop - How to apply gradient to only part of an image in photoshop

I am trying to create a wallpaper with a white background, and a kind of floating picture/portrait of Robert Heinlein. I have the picture edited down to the parts I want, but its not white, so I want ...
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2answers
57 views

Exporting from InDesign for print: PDF, JPEG or PNG?

I have a poster I designed with Adobe InDesign (69in x 36in) and I want to go to a print place and have it printed, but I don't know which format I should give the printing guys my file. InDesign ...
0
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1answer
49 views

Adding Speed Blur to Text

I saw this sign on the Web and wanted to create a similar one using Photoshop. What would be the best way to take some regular, live text and add the speed/motion blur as seen on this image?
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30 views

Multiple Layers in PDF

I've created a page using Inkscape and I exported it to PDF. The image has about 5 layers. The image is fine when I open it using preview - I can see all of the layers. However when I upload the ...
0
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1answer
25 views

Static vs Dynamic: How to batch combine 2 different images?

I have 2 sets of images. One is static. The other is dynamic as I intend it to change. How can I automate or batch process this task? For example, the following graphic needs to remain static: I ...

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