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How to reduce web artfacts?

Got a real issue with web artifacts. I create a photoshop image with text and it's crisp, save it for web at 80% and still crisp. As soon as that image is rendered by a web browser it has a lot of ...
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1answer
144 views

Why is color appearing different between pieces designed for print?

I have recently designed an A5 leaflet in Photoshop and a Standard Business Card in Illustrator for print (Working CMYK). I have saved both documents as PDFs and have tried using several of Adobe's ...
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Export multiple png from one illustrator artboard?

Another designer left me this AI file while everything is in one layer and in one art board. I have only exported assets on Photoshop with plugin before and I have no idea how to export individual ...
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0answers
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Saved a logo in png and logo's edges look bad on Facebook

Look at the png logo when I uploaded it on Facebook, it looks really bad. Its edges look bad. But it is a good logo, see example below. Is this any problem with the color mode?
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1answer
9 views

What is the right resolution if I half scaled my 8x24ft billboard design in illustrator?

is it right that 1 foot = 1 inch in size? which led me to use the same numerical value only using inches instead of foot since illustrator doesn't use foot in their scale. So is 300 ppi good enough ...
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3D motion transition help!

I want this transition of the animation: http://www.mediafire.com/download/8xrrq1z7pu8tkfa/artwork_center.psd (Using Photoshop CC 2015) to be just like this : ...
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1answer
17 views

Illustrator: How do I use clipping mask and shape builder together?

I am having a constant fight when building up complex shapes in Adobe Illustrator. I work out some piece of my shape, and to get it to look right, I put it in some sort of container clipping mask. ...
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2answers
23 views

What is this style of art called?

What is this style of art called? I'd also be interested in the artists name.
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0answers
8 views

What is this serif font with distinctive T?

I'm attempting to find this font (note the distinctive shape of the T): I tried automated identification (WhatTheFont, Identifont, and Serf-font identification guide), but didn't find it. Sorry ...
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2answers
260 views

Why does my master page move when the page shuffles left/right?

I am laying out a book in Adobe InDesign. Context: Since creating the original book document, I have changed the page size from 6x9 to 7x10. All my master pages are of the new size (7x10). (I have a ...
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0answers
9 views

smoothing keyframes of a 3D object

I have a 3D object that I want to move from the right to the left. like this : http://cloud-4.steamusercontent.com/ugc/704036828177547394/C3E7A5D4CA258171785B6F3C34831382C6B92E1A/ the only problem is, ...
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2answers
104 views

How can I delete border lines from a 2 frame gif in photoshop?

I am creating an animated logo for my web site. It is a simple 2 frame gif. The only difference between the 2 frames is that the first one has a glowing object and the second one doesn't. Here's the ...
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0answers
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Similar script font with specific upper case B, H and S

I'm trying to find a font similar to the script in this logotype. I haven't found a similar font on either WhatTheFont!, Identifont or WhatFontIs. I'm starting to suspect the original is actually ...
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1answer
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How to add iOS, Mac, iWatch font (san francisco) to windows for using inside photoshop

I want to use iOS default font inside photoshop document, But I can't install the font. After downloading some fonts from the web and installing them on windows, The font appear in the fonts list of ...
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6answers
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Can you re-number the order of artboards in Illustrator CS4?

I use illustrator with multiple artboards to design website layouts. Often I start at the beggining (what I think is the beggining at the time) and get 15 pages deep. Then I realize that I need to add ...
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3answers
136 views
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As a graphic designer, should I use my personal name or create a business name/branding?

For a designer who begins doing freelance or start (or renaming) his/her own business, there's usually that critical decision that must be made: Should I use my own name or have a business name for ...
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1answer
63 views

How do I fade in an object which is rotating - Flash

I have animated a lined circle to rotate but I want it to fade in while its rotating. When I add a keyframe to create the fade, it thinks i'm meaning the rotation which speeds it up which I don't ...
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2answers
2k views

Disable snapping to pixel grid

Is it possible to resize shapes or move shapes without aligning to pixel grid in Sketch 3? I can use real numbers to set size like 34.5 but when resizing in convert size or position to integer ...
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0answers
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Convert font into a stroke (monoline)

I'm creating a trim path effect with After Effect CC 2015, but i must use a not monoline font (Fira Sans) as a form, there is a way to convert the font into a stroke, or a way to use the font for the ...
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0answers
10 views

Illustrator: Mouse hover with selection tool (V) does not highlight group objects

I seem to have hit a hotkey combo by accident or changed some preferences in Illustrator and I can't figure out what. When using the selection tool (V) and hovering over an object (Object selection ...
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1answer
128 views

Is there a way to batch export Illustrator symbols as pngs?

I use Illustrator as my main graphics program for building modular UI components. Context: I'm exploring an animation software, Pixate, and will need to upload all UI assets to the project library ...
2
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2answers
46 views

I have to get a large number of photos approved for my project. Is there an online tool or platform that can help me with this?

We've had a photographer do a three day shoot to provide imagery for the project I'm working on. From the thousands of shots she took we want to get down to an initial set of 75 images that have been ...
2
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5answers
83 views

Replacing non consecutive pages from one (InDesign exported) pdf file to another

From single document in InDesign I export 2 pdf files. First pdf file contains all pages as grayscale, second pdf document contains only colour pages. Color pages pdf document carries information ...
2
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1answer
80 views

How to show the dimensions of a document as a ratio

When we are using Image size window, width and height is displayed in percentage, pixel, inches etc. I need to get a pop up window showing the dimension of the document in ratios. Is this possible?
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1answer
43 views

Should designs be created on paper first?

I am a newbie designer, I am often confused about moving through the design process, specifically when should I start using design software. Should I implement my ideas initially with software or ...
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1answer
25 views

Learning 3D design for cover art? Where should I start?

I'm looking to find more of creative control and create cover art for my projects. I have always been fascinated with 3D design and it's relevance in these rapid tech times. I'm attracted to the ...
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3answers
73 views

Turning black and white image into black and transparent

I am making a sticker for Macbook Pro. The image is of the Joker and it is in black and white. Now I wanna make it in black and transparent so that when I stick it to the back of the laptop you could ...
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3answers
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How to create a one pixel pencil brush in Gimp?

I have googled this and found a number of answers and videos which all say that this can be done by setting the brush size slider in the brushes panel or brush editor panel. I'm either clicking on ...
0
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1answer
105 views

Extra horizontal line after adding type to image using Pathfinder Unite in Illustrator

I am trying to make the path of the letters in 'hanwell' trim to/flush with the edges of the bridge illustration, so that the letters only appear in the gaps between the bridge pillars. I have drawn ...
6
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4answers
287 views

Final size in Illustrator CS4 masked images

How do I find out the exact size of a graphic or image after it has a clipping mask applied in Illustrator? When you just select the image or do Ctrl+A it shows the entire image size(including the ...
0
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2answers
35 views

Paragraphing in Photoshop

I'm using CS5 Photoshop. When I use the Type Tool and put some text into a picture, as I press ENTER to start a new paragraph within the same block of text it just de-selects the text and doesn't ...
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votes
2answers
23 views

Linework in photoshop, can't change color

So I have some linework that's in black. If I have the layer selected and go to hue and saturation, moving the sliders over doesn't change the color. I tried importing a picture and then doing ...
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0answers
11 views

External Data Input PSCS6 with text changes

Basically Im a small time graphic designer trying to simplify some small tasks that will be constantly pop up. My objective is to automate Twitter banners where the user can input their Name 'Alias' ...
2
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1answer
83 views

Does anyone know what typeface this geometric, sans-serif font is?

Does anyone know what typeface this is? The bar on the 'G' is quite unique but unfortunately most of the font identification sites can't pick it out. It's the typeface used for the "From Japan" book ...
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3answers
76 views

Spacing objects evenly on a spine with an open path using the blend tool

I made a blend of stars and chose the replace with spine command. The stars are not evenly spaced. I then decided to add anchor points and adjust them to try and space the stars evenly. Is there an ...
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2answers
91 views

Correct Spot Healing Brush imperfections and tattoo

(this is on adobe photoshop ) I wanted to modify this pic However, after deleting the stars, I got this As you can see there are some black marks... what should i do to get rid of them ? thx all ...
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25 views

What style is this?

Wondering what style this is and what program you think it was created on. http://itskensho.tumblr.com/post/127797361588 http://itskensho.tumblr.com/post/127286893848/550am-lighting
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1answer
132 views

How can I create perspective in Sketch 3

Is it possible to create perspective in Sketch 3? (i.e. https://www.behance.net/gallery/26322013/SkyAdventures) In Photoshop, I would use a perspective tool, but I'm not sure how to do this in ...
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1answer
10 views

How can I outline a path in Inkscape to make an object?

I was able to successfully outline an oval by using Path-Inset and Path-Outset. I then aligned the two inset and outset objects, and used Path-Exclusion to create the object that I could add/change an ...
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0answers
43 views

Illustrator preview mode [on hold]

So i have this problem where whenever I type, the font in the bar where the fonts are suppose to stand, wont show up. Neither can I make it bigger. I would have to click "command T" to get the menu ...
2
votes
1answer
26 views

Photoshop - Batch rotate layer and export

I am trying to rotate the arrow in the picture above 72 times (every 5 degrees). I have tried creating an action set that rotates the arrow and then saves it each time, but this just overwrites the ...
0
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1answer
45 views

An orthographic projection has the same front and top view

I came across while reading on third angle orthographic projections. The object has the exact same front and top view - both views are trapeziums of exact shape and size (As shown in the image). Also ...
5
votes
3answers
143 views

How can I select specific shades when using a color wheel to create a color palette?

I am using a color wheel to create a palette. If I use a color wheel pattern/system like triadic, analagous, complimentary etc this will generate a series of basic colors/hues. My question is: Once ...
6
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7answers
607 views

Are portfolios overrated?

It seems like all my designer friends are focusing on their portfolios too much. They tell me, "my portfolio is the most important factor in getting hired, as it demonstrates my skill". So, they seem ...
0
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1answer
180 views

How to replace color in Photoshop to specific Lab color?

I know how to replace a color in Photoshop (by going to image -> adjustments -> replace color and selecting the color etc.) however I need to match specific Lab colors provided by my client in order ...
3
votes
3answers
81 views

How can I make the color white look as white as possible?

In designing websites and applications, I have noticed that when mixing colors with white, certain colors make white look more "greenish" or "purple-ish". This happens to a much greater degree when ...
0
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1answer
80 views

GIMP How to slice a shape properly?

I used the path tool to select these segments but now there is a one pixel wide alpha line between them, what's the proper way to do this?
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2answers
21k views

How to change the colour of the transparency grid in Photoshop?

My default transparency grid in Photoshop is white. Where can I change this to transparent or some other color, so that I can more easily differentiate what is really white and what is transparent in ...
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1answer
24 views
2
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3answers
47 views

What is the name or Unicode for this symbol (similar to ₰, Dutch, called Krul)

This is the symbol I mean, I think it is named a 'Krul': I found this symbol (U+20B0, ₰, German Penny Sign) but it is not the one I am looking for. In the Netherlands it is generally used to ...

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