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Questions about the vector-based drawing application for the Mac OS X platform.
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Questions about the action of creating an image and "cutting it up" with a slicing tool to use the separate elements for use in web applications.
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Questions about the toolset and panel present in many Adobe applications designed to manipulate multiple objects and their relationship with one another.
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Questions regarding designing for Apple's iPhone OS.
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Questions about Smart Objects—layers that contain image data from raster or vector images, such as Photoshop or Illustrator files. Smart Objects preserve an image’s source content with all its o…
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Questioons about 'raster' graphics images, or bitmaps, a dot matrix data structure representing a generally rectangular grid of pixels, or points of color, viewable via a monitor, paper, or other disp…
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Questions about original images, captured or created, made available by the original artist for use in other projects, often through licensing arrangements.
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Questions about pen-tablets or graphics tablets, pieces of hardware connected to a computer on which one can write and draw with a pen, much in the same way as pen on paper.
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Questions about creating scale or full-size models of a design or device. They are used for teaching, demonstration, design evaluation, promotion, and other purposes.
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Questions about lessons or series of lessons on how to complete a task or use software.
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Questions about the granting of permission to use copyrighted material by the copyright holder, often for a fee. Licenses are common in software usage, like font files, stock images but also applicati…
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Questions about the JPEG (`/ˈdʒeɪpɛɡ/ jay-peg`) file format. JPEG, seen most often with the `.jpg` extension, is a commonly used method of lossy compression for digital photography.
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Questions about work while self-employed and not committed to a particular employer long-term. Freelancers are sometimes represented by a company or an agency that resells their labor and that of othe…
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Questions about the tools used for applying paint to a canvas. Digitally, a brush refers to a tool designed to mimic the application of color similar to traditional media. This often results in soft e…
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Questions about the different ways color can be quantified and indexed, like for example GRB, CMYK, Lab or HSB. Also applicable to questions about communicatin between different color spaces.
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Questions about symbols; marks or characters used as conventional representations of objects, functions, or processes. Ask anything related to the design of symbols.
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Questions about typefaces without serifs, or font-identification queries with like typefaces. Examples of sans serif typefaces are Arial, Helvetica, Verdana and Univers.
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Questions about the Pantone Matching System, a widely used model for specifying ink colors in print design.
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Questions about methods and scripts for automation and alterations by programming language within Adobe Illustrator.
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Questions about the size of a file in bytes, and about optimizing that size. Typically, optimizing involves getting the file to be as small as possible without losing (significant) quality.
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Questions about keyboard shortcuts for an actions. Can also refer to a simplified workflow with predefined results.
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Questions about preset effect in image manipulation such as photo filters in Photoshop or similar visual tools.
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Questiosn about the technique of smoothing transitions between color fields within an image. Anti-aliasing is used in digital photography, computer graphics, digital audio, and many other applications…
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Questions about either learning or teaching graphic design.
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Questions about the process of digitizing a tangible object.
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Questions about the way objects appear based on spatial attributes: how objects relate to the observer.
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Questions about the action of applying a colour, pattern or gradient within a defined area often defined by lines, strokes and/or borders.
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Questions about the game development process of designing the content and rules of a game in the pre-production stage and design of gameplay, environment, storyline, and characters during production s…
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Questions about the purposeful arrangement/organization of graphic and typographic elements regarding aspects of graphic properties (e.g. shape, size, color, texture, space), visual perception (e.g. …
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Questions about different ways of storing data in a file. Different file formats can usually be recognized by their extension.
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Questions regarding the design and creation process of website templates.
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Questions about an edited collection of an artist's best artwork intended to showcase their style or method of work. A portfolio is used by artists to show employers their versatility by showing diffe…
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Questions about the use of elements to represent, mimic or suggest an idea, an action or an object. In graphic design, this is usually visual objects, but can technically also include sound, words, nu…
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Questions about the method of rendering a visual element (text, image, drawing) "out of focus", wholly or partly.
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Using Illustrator effect tools to manipulate objects, images, paths; handle colour control and altering shapes.
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Questions about taking pictures with a camera.