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Material design: text color settings

I'm trying to follow Google material design guidelines. I use the same settings for text color but the text is hard to read because in the examples they have an almost white background. ...
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PowerPoint 2013 wipe animation prevent blurriness

When using the wipe animation on a shape in PowerPoint, in older versions, there wasn't a blurriness to it, but in 2013 (I'm new to this version), the wipe animation adds a sort of motion blur. Is ...
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Is there a script out there that adds numbers to layers?

Is there a script out there that adds numbers to layers like you would see in a table design. I use Photoshop to make changes on the fly as we rapidly prototype things in Photoshop. I try to stay as ...
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1answer
8 views

Illustrator - Compund Paths (2 paths) to SVG

I have two compound paths that seemingly can't be merged together with any of the Pathfinder presets without loss or distortion to the objects. This image represents the two objects in the Layers ...
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Suggestion for Alternate Font Option?

Would greatly appreciate your help. I had a freelance graphic designer create the below logo for me. It is for a higher-end real estate photography and marketing company in the Los Angeles area, and I ...
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2answers
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Illustrator - stroke doesn't connect / brush pattern

so I'm having problems figuring out a stroke issue. Below is an image of what I am referring to. Essentially, I want to create a brush that I can use on strokes so that no matter the shape, when I ...
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Ideas for a carousel slide [on hold]

I'd like to get some ideas and inspiration a design for the first carousel for my online store. The store sells lung health education products: audio mp3 presentations, mp4 webcasts presentations, ...
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Using GIMP to extract a background from a set of pictures

I've got a set of pictures of a group of people that were taken on a tripod. Some of the people moved between pictures, and I want to extract a common background so I can combine the backgrounds to ...
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1answer
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Illustrator PDF save as: File size differs from yesterday to today in 1MB.?

I am saving a file (rich in text and photos, 15 artboards) as a PDF. I finished it yesterday and exported it. Got a 4.9 MB file. Fine. This morning I noticed a Typo. Corrected it (Changed no photo, ...
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Is there a colorspace atlas available in stock somewhere? [duplicate]

There are lots of pictures of an RGB colorspace atlas designed by Tauba Auerbach: http://www.designboom.com/art/tauba-auerbach-rgb-colorspace-atlas/. I wonder if there are such things in stock ...
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1answer
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How to handle freelance designers that fail to meet expectations?

Lately we've been slammed we decided to out-source projects that a few designers would provide source files to. Per the initial contract terms and requirements with a spec delivery sheet are agreed ...
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1answer
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What are the best practices for dealing with desired line breaks in responsive web design?

I design a great deal of simple single page web items for sales or email. I often find I run into issues with headlines and my desired line breaks at different media widths. For example, I could ...
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11 views

Text Editor In Adobe Fireworks CS6 has been removed

I'm using Adobe Fireworks CS6. The latest version I'm missing a very helpful tool in CS6 is text editor window. I have also worked on Fireworks CS3 and it has the text editor. How can I import the ...
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How to move any object in all pages in one fireworks file at one time?

I'm making snapshots of websites designed by us. I'm using fireworks pages system. each page contains a website attached in a responsive devices Like This ...
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Is Red Or Blue is good choice for main color [on hold]

My Client's logo contain 2 colors First one is blue (Text Color) and after text, there is red arrow, Now Problem is that He give me one ready made HTML theme (From One of online template selling ...
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0answers
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Changing the position of outlines in Skech & Toon on Cinema 4d

I'm trying to add a thick, comic-book style outline to text using the sketch and toon rendering effect in C4D. When the outline is set to a high thickness it becomes apparent that it is drawn based ...
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Photoshop: possible to select hidden layers via keyboard shortcut?

I use the Option + [ and ] keyboard shortcuts to select layers in Photoshop's layers panel, but it skips hidden layers. Is it possible at all to select these via the keyboard?
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1answer
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Restrict movement of layer in Photoshop CS6

Is there a way to block the movement of a layer in photoshop and still be able to do editing in the same layer?
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2answers
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How do I make a path from selected anchors points in illustrator?

I have Illustrator cs6. I would like to make a path from selected vertices (anchor points) in different objects created with the pen tool. Is this possible? All the path-from-selection methods I've ...
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1answer
68 views

A design for a poem to be printed on a mug using thermosensitive ink [on hold]

I envy the cup of coffee that gets to kiss your sleepy lips awake every cold and bitter morning This particular design (words) will be put as a photo in a mug which I will be gifting to my beloved. ...
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How come the stroke size on a circle won't be smaller than 1 point? [duplicate]

I can't seem to change the stroke point size on a circle below 1 point. Tried changing to various sizes above 1 point, and it changes but not below 1 point, such as 0.5 point or 0.25 point. Any help? ...
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How come I cannot change the point size on this stroke? [duplicate]

I tired to change the stroke size of a circle I drew from 1 point to 0.5 point but the stroke won't change. Video of it here: http://youtu.be/P6iKUP2P1uU
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1answer
21 views

What's the best way to maintain color customization in Photoshop files

I have just started designing print templates like brochures and business cards for graphic marketplaces. As different users has different color requirements for their brand the files must easy to ...
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1answer
11 views

Illustrator losing most recent handle when I continue path after editing previous handles

In Illustrator, when creating a path (such as for lettering), how do you go back and adjust handles of anchor points before the current on, and then continue from where you left off without losing the ...
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Why can't I edit text in Illustrator files from China, and how can I help it?

I am working with a packaging manufacturer in China. I create the files using Illustrator cs6 but after they make adjustments to my files and send the file back to me, I can't edit the text like I ...
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0answers
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I'm new to freelance. Is it safe to send a potential client my portfolio online if they ask to see it? [on hold]

I'm a graphic designer freelancer. Is it safe to give a potential client or anyone who asks to see my portfolio online?
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In InDesign, how to leave a fixed space from start of previous paragraph?

I want to apply a style to a title and have the next text start in the same vertical position everywhere i do this (a space before, but from the start, and not the end, of the previous paragraph). ...
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How is this illustration style called? How can I learn to create it? [on hold]

There is a really awesome presentation on slideshare I have seen recently during a session of Powerpoint karaoke. The slides look like this: I would like to be able to create something similar, ...
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0answers
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why a just opened AI file need to be saved before closing without doing any changes?

I am working in a very regular AI file, it have no variables or any external links. each time I open that file in illustrator, I see an asterisk beside its name tab in my workspace, which mean the ...
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1answer
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InDesign Export to PDF Default marks type? Any other choices [on hold]

I've perused the Adobe help online and can't find anywhere this is mentioned. In the dialog for Export... to pdf: is there any way to add additional crop mark types? only 'Default' shows in the ...
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0answers
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Changing the color of how transparency is displayed in the Adobe Bridge CC preview panel

In the preview panel for Adobe Bridge CC, can the background color showing transparency be changed? Previously when previewing an image, the transparency would show as a white background in the ...
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How can I create this shadow effect in GIMP?

Here's this nice image. I have some .png tiles that I would like to combine to a collage with each tile dropping shadow to the left (or right). I have tried Filters > Lights and Shadow > Drop Shadow, ...
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Certain Printing Specifications for Folding

I want to be able to print on tabloid paper then fold it like a booklet but with a spine. So essentially it would have two folds so that it somewhat represents a spine. I would also want to have it ...
4
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2answers
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How do graphic designers backup all tools?

I've just encountered a situation where, for the first time since I started designing, I am switching from one desktop to another with a completely new OS (Win 8.1 instead of Win 7) and will be ...
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Best DPI for Photoshop Design Files for Responsive Design for Desktop, Tablet, & Mobile [duplicate]

I'm designing a responsive site and am wondering what is the best DPI to start with? I'm starting with my homepage design for desktop. I think I have my widths (resolution widths) down. I need to be ...
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2answers
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How to determine a matching color code from a physical sample?

I need to make a restaurant menu design that matches restaurant wallpapers. For some reason my client cannot get color codes used in wallpaper, but he provided me with a sample. (see below) How can ...
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2answers
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How do I transform 2 anchor points at the same time in Illustrator?

Recently, I've seen a video where the guy makes a pyramid by selecting both upper anchor points of a square, and then clicking and dragging with some tool, converging both points to the center. How do ...
3
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1answer
36 views

What is this triangular part of a sidebar menu called?

I've circled it in red. What is the design name of this element?
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Designing 3D rotatable images on mobile android platform [on hold]

I am creating an android application and need 3D rotatable PNG like the ones used in the PC Game spore. Since my PC got fried by a virus I am unable to use any .exe windows apps. I also do not own any ...
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2answers
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What is the name of the font used in this logo?

What is the name of the font used in this logo? Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance.
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6answers
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How do you present a logo to a client?

I am newbie and would like guidance on How do you present the logo to a client visually in a professional way? What are the different ways of presenting a logo to a client? If there are links to ...
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8answers
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How do you present interactive webdesign?

The interactivity becomes more and more presents in our design for the web, but has anyone found a good way to presents the interactivity to the client ? I talk mainly about the small animations like ...
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2answers
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How do I draw inside an object in Inkscape?

I have the image shown above where the black colored stroke is the outline of the cloud. I also have a slightly offsetted blue color fill. What should I do to put the blue color fill inside the ...
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0answers
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What is connexity (in simple language)? [on hold]

Can anyone explain the meaning of connexity (in simple language)
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0answers
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Advantages of “Premier Color” on a Dell 4k Monitor [migrated]

I am buying a 4k monitor for my workstation. I am interested in the Dell 24 UltraHD 4K Monitor - P2415Q But there is also the Dell UltraSharp 24 Ultra HD Monitor - UP2414Q The only difference is ...
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1answer
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How can I edit a crown from a picture in Photoshop?

Can someone help me and guide me how to edit the crown on the picture to match with the king wallers logo? I dont know how to color it partly,make it glow a little and use shades.
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0answers
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How to stop Adobe Illustrator's minus front Pathfinder command from altering sizes?

I am trying to use minus front on a grouping of objects (object 1) that I want to cut out of object 2. But when I click minus front, it actually changes half the group shapes. Any idea why? I've never ...
4
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2answers
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How can I easily move multiple artboards in Illustrator?

All artboards in my current project are organized according to page and iteration. As I'm adding more and more, I've come to the edge of the workable area in Illustrator. I'd rather not break my ...
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Color palette to highlight phrases in printed text (black on white) [on hold]

I have a huge mathematical expression and I want to provide a physical interpretation for each term in it. So I color the terms in the formula, and in the main text I use the same color to write the ...
0
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1answer
34 views

How do I add the “enhance” toolbar in Adobe Illustrator CC 2014?

I have adobe Illustrator CC 2014, but don't have the enhance toolbar with the features such as spot healing, clone, red eye, etc. How do I add in this toolbar?

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