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creating textured image using adobe photoshop

How can I create a texture effect similar to this image using photoshop? there seems to be more than one effect here. i've tried using noise. but could not manage to achieve the grainy effect. how can ...
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Why is it that people are so surprised that graphics design can be hard?

Why is it that people are so surprised that graphics design requires skill and knowlege*? Sure superficially theres nothing special in graphics design at first glance. Still, there is quite much to ...
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Distributing evenly in Illustrator

I've made this flower in Illustrator and I want to add circles around it as you can see it on this picture: Right now I've put these circles there manually but I can't do it properly this way. Is ...
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Photoshop actions

I want to record an action which creates a circle and copies it a certain parts in the photo.I duplicate the original circle and move the move it. while doing the recording move action is not showing ...
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Different CMYK output on different printers

I'm currently doing some graphic design for a client. We are trying to get the same color that he had on his last flyers. The old printer gave us the CMYK color C 71.25, M 12.54, Y 0, K ...
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I am looking to buy a used copy of adobe 7 for color separation

I just downloaded the QuikSeps color separation for screen printing software and I need adobe photoshop 7 to run it. I live in Nelson BC. Anyone have a copy for sale?
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PhotoShop: How to delete a selection after you're done with it

I use the pent tool to make a shape, then right click make a selection, I fill in the selection with the colour I want. Great perfect no problem. Now say if I want to go to the stamp tool and work ...
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EPS file looks great in AI but washed out in Mac Preview or ghostscript

I have an EPS file that, when opened in Illustrator, looks great. AI can export to a PNG that also looks great. When I open this file with Preview on OSX, or use ghostscript/imagemagick to convert it ...
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How to add padding around images from PS Generate Image Assets

I have a layer in Photoshop CC with Generate -> Image Assets checked. The layer is named: 25px x 25px icn_settings@1x.png, 50px x 50px icn_settings@2x.png, 100px x 100px icn_settings@3x.png The ...
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Efficiently creating animation sprites

I'm currently developing a simple 2D game using LibGDX. The core game logic is in place, but the assets are simply taking forever to create. My current method to create each animation frame is to ...
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png with alpha and color background

my product is using 100+ white icons on a transparent background. How can I save the icons with a color background, so I can see the icons in folder view- but maintain the cutout of the icon? Can I ...
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Assign all panels and dialog boxes to appear on second display

I have a MacBook Pro with a second display attached. When I work, I usually have the following setup: MacBook display: Messages and Chrome in split-screen mode (full-screen) Second display: ...
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How do I adjust the whiteness of my print such that it matches with the natural light of the mock-up?

I apologise if my question was vague and unclear. I have a digital print with me (predominantly white) that I have inserted into the frame of my mock-up. The problem is that the print (perhaps the ...
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How do I put all my Illustrator and Photoshop toolbars and windows in one single window?

I have all my Illustrator and Photoshop toolbars scattered throughout my desktop, and I simply want all of my menus, toolbars, and files to be within one window. This is often super annoying because ...
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2answers
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I can't join lines in Illustrator. CMD-J gives an error

We're doing a project for our university, where we have to lasercut some gears. We've found a template for our gears online, but somehow the lines aren't joined, which makes the lasercutter cut twice. ...
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How can I boolean subtract a circle outline from a shape in Sketch?

This is the result I'm getting when trying to subtract the black circle from the red triangle. What I want is for the inside of the circle to be left. I have outlined the circle, which in reality ...
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Can I use Illustrator to import text data and populate text boxes?

I have a long list of organizations in one column in my csv. I would like to populate separate text boxes within one Illustrator file with this data. These text boxes are not in a table, but in a ...
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Guideline for short animation [duplicate]

I want a guideline for how to make in a simple way an animation like the one in he loading time in this page Active theory I know a little about photoshop and illustrator but nothing more.
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1answer
59 views

Why are images with proPhotoRGB profile not displaying colours in inDesign correctly

I have been experimenting with exporting images from Lightroom 6 using a variety of rgb and cmyk profiles as both jpegs and tif (8bit and 16 bit). The images all look much the same on Windows Explorer ...
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Can someone turn this 3D jersey design into a flat design? [on hold]

I'm looking to turn a 3D render of an MTB jersey for our team into a flat design, but I have no experience. Can someone help me? If so, leave out the logos and text, please. Thank you so much!
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Can't figure out how to snap object to grid

I am learning Illustrator right now, and I follow this Adobe guide to learn how to create pixel-aligned objects. The problem is that I seem to do everything as described in the guide, but regardless ...
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1answer
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Inkscape: export xml

I am a Newbie in Inkscape. I tried to find out the solution in internet but I didn't find any thing about exporting XML. I would like to be sure if this program really not able to convert or export ...
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What is this style of icon with 3D white people called?

I want to know what to call this type of picture: Is there a specific name, so that I could search these kind of images (that is images with a white human). Any help would be appreciated.
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Merging two anchor points of the same path in Illustrator

Assume the following situation in Adobe Illustrator, where I have two neighbouring anchor points on the same path. For the left anchor point, only the left bezier-handle is important and for the right ...
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2answers
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What kind of prep and considerations for using a night photo in print work?

One thing I still struggle with is using night photos in advertisements. I tend to avoid it but sometimes its necessary or requested. I find it difficult on glossy and even worse on a newsprint to ...
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GI leading to image variation

I have a scene in 3ds Max/Vray that I use to generate some images which I then process in Matlab. I noticed that when GI is not enabled, rendering always generates exactly the same pixel-for-pixel ...
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how to prevent illustrator to take line as a path with text

I have a question about a type tool and lines. In my case Illustrator is used to draw isobar lines on a map (similar to this image I randomly picked from the web as an example): With isobars there ...
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168 views

Consistent angles in my font

I'm early(ish) in the process of designing a font, and need some advice. All the vertical terminals (excluding top/bottom of stems) end with a cut at a specific angle. This is consistent throughout ...
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1answer
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Ungrouping and then regrouping in Sketchup

Given a model with no grouping, it's easy to select all items from one side of the model and move them the same distance, together, as a group. The effect of this is to elongate the model, but ...
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How to batch convert RGB to CMYK and have black mapped to 0%C, 0%M, 0%Y, 100%K (NOT rich black!)

I have several SVG files (generated by a JavaScript framework) that need to end up as CMYK .EPS files for print. So I made an action for it, changing the document color mode to CMYK, assigning a CMYK ...
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1answer
31 views

Illustrator clipping mask problem

I've made this petal and turned it into a flower: As you can see I have a problem with the petal no 6. Half of it should overlap petal no 1. I googled that I should use the clipping mask which I ...
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1answer
58 views

How do I stop Illustrator from changing my anchor coordinates?

I am an Architecture student creating some graphics for my website. I am trying to set up some construction lines for my graphics and the snap to points tool is not setting my anchor points to the ...
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1answer
44 views

How to create a circular badge with lines as spokes? [duplicate]

I need to replicate this look. How would I go about doing so in either Photoshop or Illustrator?
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1answer
21 views

Adobe Illustrator cc color picker

So my color picker looks like this: I want the old one but don't know how to change it. It's really hard to work with this one and I can't choose the color I want. Please help :(
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How to stop Photoshop CC from snapping to other elements?

I'm trying to move elements around on the grid, but Photoshop CC keeps trying to snap to other elements in the image. I've tried turning off View > Snap and then turning on View > Snap To > ...
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Logo Dispute: Purpose and plagirism [on hold]

Is this logo a good logo? I had an argument about it... My initial thoughts were that a logo should be solid colors and should look good whether big or small. In case you want to put it on jackets, ...
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Reduce size of image without reducing quality

Reason for asking this question : I have collection of images (.png) of about 1000+ in my Application Bundle. Which taking alot of space while deploying the application on a device. PS : I would ...
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68 views

How can I fit an image onto an iPhone template perfectly?

I made a mock-up for mobile and saved it as a jpeg. Adobe fireworks has a library that contains an iPhone template and I wanted to fit my mock-up to fit perfectly inside it. I used transform and held ...
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3answers
41 views

InDesign: Adding space before the first paragraph

I'm creating styles for my book (to print) in InDesign. I'd like my "chapter title" to be somewhere lower on the page, not on the top, but can't do it. How do I set the paragraph style, in this case ...
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How to show a gradient within a style guide?

I'm building a new style guide for a sub-section of my company. I have most things listed and am working on the section talking about branding colors. My problem is that I've followed this design ...
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2answers
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how to convert PT to Px in photoshop

I have to convert text format pt to px any Document setting or by how can i change pt to px format for the text
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5answers
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Is programming a website for mobile first really necessary?

I've read through a number of sources which state mobile first design is almost essential, which I can't deny it does have obvious benefits such as faster load times for mobiles which generally have ...
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5answers
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How do you convince a client that work is 100 percent original?

I have designed emoticons for a company, but they feel that the work is not original! They sent me an email saying "There are many emoticons on the market which all look nearly the same." How can I ...
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8answers
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How do I change a single layer to grayscale in Photoshop CS4?

I know you can have the whole image turn grayscale: Image > Mode > Grayscale, but what if I only want to make specific layers grayscale? There's gotta be an easier way than pulling out the ...
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3answers
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Looking for service to upscale/resize art from 480p to 1080p widescreen

I've got some older preexisting artwork in 4:3 480p format, and I want to upscale it to 1080p widescreen, and/or make drop-in replacements that look like they match. In most cases I no longer have ...
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1answer
16 views

Desktop, Tablet and Mobile Phone Best Pixel Size for Artboards in Photoshop

I activated the Photoshop Artboards and I'm starting to use three, one for desktop, one for tablets and the other one for mobile. The problem is that until now I've always used 1366x700 for desktop ...
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0answers
23 views

How to get CMYK equivalents of GCMI colors? [on hold]

A client needs to print artwork on corrugated boxes that will print using the GCMI IX color palette. How can I work with this in Illustrator?
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2answers
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Illustrator CC: Align to pixel grid is on but to no effect

Tech specs: Illustrator CC 19.2.1, Windows 7, HP ZBook 15 w/NVidia graphics. External monitors, mouse etc. Problem: I want to use the feature "Align new objects to pixel grid". I create a new ...
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1answer
121 views

Looking for this font - looks like a 20's-30's font

Desperately looking for this font! The font appears in a wedding invitation: I feel like I have searched everywhere. The closest I could find was Whitby Brewers, but it's just not it. Any help ...

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