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Illustrator - Breaking up compacted layers

New to Illustrator. When I open an ai CC file in CS6, all layers are compacted into one layer. How can I break it up into the original individual layers? How should I be saving my work to prevent ...
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Scripting Photoshop: path has too many points to be converted to selection?

I am working with some large tiff files with fairly complex clipping paths, and have written a script to convert the paths to a selection, invert that selection and delete pixels in order to ...
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laser vs. inkjet printer for vectors and text

As far as I've heard, a laser monochrome printer could deliver better sharp results compared with ink printers, when it comes to text printing. Assuming that all I need to print it's black text ...
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1answer
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Achieving a printed on paper look

Firstly, thank you for taking the time to look at my question. So, I'd love to know how to achieve this effect (pic below). As you'll see it looks as though the ink is sitting on the brown paper and ...
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107 views

Saving all visible content over and over with ascending names in Photoshop

I make animation in photoshop by drawing a layer by layer,so my problem is that I want to ,by pressing a single button run an action, that would save the whole visible thing,the last layer and the ...
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1answer
93 views

Batch process - image into different size and angle images

I have a lot of monitor images for an e-commerce website - all the images have a path already created with the selection of the screen. now my issue is that each monitor has different views and they ...
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1answer
159 views

Mapping a 2d image to a pseudo 3d

Hi I am unsure what to call this technique that Live2D uses and I wanted get some more information about it. Here's a video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XW6Yrxnn5dM You can see how they add the ...
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243 views

Illustrator: How to add a pattern to existing color library?

I just made a pattern that I want to add to an existing custom color library and I wanted to know what is the best/quickest way to do this. Thanks
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1answer
22 views

How to blur part of the underlying image in photoshop?

I am a newbie in photoshop and learning it all by myself, recently I came across of this image and tried to recreate the effect (I used another image though). What I did: 1. Loaded the image on one ...
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FontForge: Creating simple substitutions in TrueType fonts

I'm trying to create a font that automatically substitutes s with ſ (long s) under the right circumstances (ſ for initial and medial forms, s for terminal forms). However, I can't seem to get it to ...
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3answers
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What's the name of this serif font from Art Basel?

Seems to be a very modern font. No identifier-service I found delivered a result. Source I tried MyFonts WhatTheFont and several other services I found on Google, always without success. Here ...
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1answer
20 views

How to design .PSD or .AI file for Bootstrap?

This is my first question on this website so here we go! I'm graphic and web designer. When creating sites or apps I don't deal with front end and I don't want (for now). All I do is UI/UX design, and ...
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1answer
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How would i create a shape out of the empty space that is intersected between two shapes?

So i need to create a shape from the empty space that i scratched in with two shapes created from the pen tool. I know it's messy but i'm just trying to figure out how to get this space before I make ...
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There is a problem in parsing jpg data.how can I open it

Couldn't complete my request.there is a problem in parsing the jpeg data.
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1answer
35 views

PNG to SVG scalable

I currently have a library of 512wx512hx72dpi png files used for icons in web and mobile apps. I want to convert them to svg then scale them to final size (80x80) for mobile app menu. Yes, I would ...
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12k views

How do I move a layer 1px Down and 1px Right?

I have created a layer and I need to move it exactly 1 pixel right and 1 pixel down. How do I do it? Please help.
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1answer
447 views

How do web designers and companies copyright their work?

Most of the small companies just create designs and do not apply for a copyright. How does copyright come into play if the designer or the company has not copyrighted their work?
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1answer
183 views

Managing Design Assets and Modular Templates for an App

Does anyone know or use any tool or application programme that allows you to manage all design assets and its modular/page templates from your desktop or in a shared drive or even online? I am ...
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1answer
15 views

How do I stop Illustrator filling in areas of a path even when 'no fill' is assigned.

I'm using a 0.5 3pt round brushstroke and no fill yet Illustrator often fills in areas where there is a loop or corner, as in the example image. How do I stop it from doing this? Fidelity is on 0.5px ...
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2answers
1k views

I cannot get the appearance of the body to be shiny in photoviewer 360

I want my object to look like so: I have tried many things including selecting different metals, changing the setting to shiny, changing the scene & more, but it always ends up looking like the ...
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2answers
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Adobe Illustrator cs4 Live Trace an image (jpg, png) and mode color image disappears

Open file in Illustrator Select > Live Trace if Mode = black and white everything works if Mode = colour image disappears, cannot see. Object gone. All suggestions welcome. It is not file ...
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2answers
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How to create frames from layers in Photoshop extended?

Is there a way to automatically create frames from layers in a Photoshop document? Bridge lets you open several images into one Photoshop document as layers, now I would like to get these layers ...
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1answer
220 views

Specific problem in texturing of a realistic 3d earth model

Why am I HERE? I want to ask very much specific question about a problem I faced while making a realistic earth model in Cinema 4D. There are dozens of tutorials available on this topic in youtube ...
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1answer
22 views

Finding Measurements before Designing Vehicle Stickers or Decals?

I'm to design decals that include logos and company information when I've only available clue is the Car Model (2013 Toyota Tundra and 2007 Ford e150 Cargo Van) for which the design is intended. The ...
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1answer
44 views

Fill Path is automatically lowered in opacity in Photoshop CS5

I am having problems filling paths in photoshop (which i was just doing fine yesterday), usually they just fill with a solid color. Now they are being filled with a lowered opacity color and i can see ...
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0answers
22 views

How do I make sure the unicode box drawing characters work properly in my font?

Unicode has a set of characters for drawing simple graphics. Here is an example from Wikipedia: ┌─┬┐ ╔═╦╗ ╓─╥╖ ╒═╤╕ │ ││ ║ ║║ ║ ║║ │ ││ ├─┼┤ ╠═╬╣ ╟─╫╢ ╞═╪╡ └─┴┘ ╚═╩╝ ╙─╨╜ ╘═╧╛ There ...
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1answer
190 views

Best way to outline a geology map in Inkscape

I have a geology map where I have to outline lines of different styles (dotted, or solid), and eventually I have to fill arbitrary enclosure of these lines (so e.g., sometimes I need to fill a shape ...
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1answer
49 views

how to make magic picture on photoshop cc?

hopefully this doesn't violate the "Links to External Sites" rule, but I've played around with this and cannot seem to replicate the results: https://twitter.com/penguins/status/578255717880238080 ...
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8 views

Mirroring an arbitrary vector for symmetry in Sketch

I'm trying to convert a raster logo to vector using Sketch. I've traced out part of the logo with an open vector, but only one-half of it. Now I want to mirror (flip horizontally) a copy of that open ...
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Looking for a vector like this [on hold]

I am looking for a stock vector image similar to one in picture.
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1answer
605 views

Problem with InDesign paragraph numbering

I realize this post may not be perfect for this SE forum, but seeing that it's a graphics editor I'm having problems with I'm thinking that maybe the right eyes will get to see it. I'm having big ...
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0answers
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What monkey characters are in Unicode?

For Chinese New Year of the Monkey, I want to intersperse monkey icons in my messages. I've found these five: Generic monkies: 🐒 🐵 3 evil monkies: 🙈 🙉 🙊 Are there others?
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1answer
162 views

GIMP: Open as a layer reducing the size

I'm trying to create a single image from using different single images I already have. I'm creating a new A4 document, but, when I try to open one of the images I want to add, it's smaller than the ...
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2answers
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Why is my background white when exported as PDF in InDesign?

I have a problem with Adobe InDesign. When I change the page's background color (by modifying the Swatches>Paper color), and export it to PDF by going to File>Export, in InDesign - the outcome of that ...
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1answer
135 views

What's the best technique for stacking the same multiplied object?

I'm trying to create a material style illustration and I can't figure out how to multiply the object so that the edges are aligned perfectly. Even if I use Alt+Shift option the edges are bound to ...
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2answers
37 views

What is a free and simple program to create basic text animation?

What I'm looking for is just to have a black background and a word on top of it in white. then break the word to 2 parts, make one part disappear with a fade effect.. some of the free/open source ...
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2answers
59 views

animated gif shows all layers instead 1 after 1

Photoshop cc: I used an existing gif and deleted the background on all layers. I saved it again as transparent background. The image is 150 layers. It a a groiwn figure ( like an opening flower) and ...
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0answers
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How to achieve a 80s stripe-gradient effect? [on hold]

how can i achieve an effect similar to the one seen in this picture in PSD ? I`m talking about the gradient lines in the background that seem to lose inner thickness from right to left.
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How do you permanently resize the left sidebar in Sketch?

Not sure this is the best place to ask, let's see if this lasts... :-) Every time I open a file in Sketch I resize the left sidebar. This allows a better view of long layer names. How do I get ...
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2answers
26 views

Change CMYK color profile from one to another without changing color in file

I have a blue CMYK color in my file and the file from the start was created with U.S. Web Coated (SWOP) v2 profile. Now when I know where I will print this work, of course I need to print it out with ...
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3answers
39 views

changing a web browsers default scroll bar advice

So, I want to change my browsers scroll bar to something a little nicer looking like the scrollbar that www.twitch.tv uses. But then I noticed that not many other websites change their scrollbars. Is ...
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1answer
49 views

How do I rotate a shape around a certain center, in increments smaller than 1 degree?

Using the Rotate tool, every rotation is in increments of 1 degree, but I want to rotate something 7.5 degrees. I can do this using Transform in the right pane, but then I can't pick a custom center ...
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2answers
966 views

Something wrong with body proportions, image attached

I hope its right place to ask this question, anyways this is my example of what I try to paint in photoshop with digital pen and i try to understand what wrong in this paint. Some say - the head is ...
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1answer
45 views

Creating an indesign fillable form with computation (addition)

I am trying to set up a bespoke menu order form using Indesign CC interactive forms. I have my master template set up however I cannot quite get how to do the following for the viewer to be able to ...
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0answers
17 views

Where do I find such great icons? [on hold]

On this site www.fanuc.eu the icons in the drop-down menu are super-cool. Are they stock or custom designed?
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1answer
30 views

How to draw a line between the same apexes of two rectangles?

I want to emphasize a part of the text (in the right column) with overstating it linking the two rectangles' apexes with four lines. How can I accomplish Step 2? The red lines in the pic had ...
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1answer
52 views

Combining Lines

I have been working on this illustration for quite sometime now, I sketched it and was able to trace it via Illustrator, the first of many problems I uncounted was that I was not able to combine 1 ...
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0answers
19 views

How do I produce a fully editable multipage PDF from multiple PSD files in CS5?

I have a large number of pages ready as multiple PSD files. I need to make these into at least 2 page PDFs for double sided printing (even better if I can combine them all into one large file), while ...
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1answer
39 views

How to free transform only part of object/path?

I am wondering how to initiate a free transform on a selected sub-group of points in path or an object. See the recording – after selecting the points, free transform tools places a big bounding box ...
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2answers
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Deleting part of a traced item in adobe illustrator [on hold]

I traced my image of a mustang and it traced everything right but when I went to color the image the holes of the running legs are also filled, can I delete those sections?

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