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Questions about Microsoft's series of graphical interface operating systems.
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Questions about storing and applying style rules to paragraphs. Lay-out software like InDesign and QuarkXPress allow general style rules to be selected, which can then be applied to selected paragraph…
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Questions about taking pictures with a camera.
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Questions about designs that adapt to the size of the viewing device.
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Questions about selections of different color fields commonly used in digital imaging software. Swatches are used to store color selections in order to consistenly use the same color across a project.
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Questions about the manual or automated process of redrawing an image from a bitmap to a vector object.
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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 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 process of digitizing a tangible object.
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Questions about recording, editing and displaying moving image media, possibly including a soundtrack.
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Questions about the variation of colour and shape in visual elements, text and illustrations, to define difference/sameness.
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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 intentional or unintentional appearance of the "lego" effect: clear visibility that the image consists of little squares.
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Questions about reducing a file's size by automated pattern recognition, and the resulting changes in image quality.
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Questions about either learning or teaching graphic design.
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Questions about design elements on the sides or outlining other elements.
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Questions about `eps`, or Encapsulated PostScript, a cross-platform file format for vector files.
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Questions about holistic human factors associated with the use of a product or service.
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Questions about functionalities that add editable, pre-programmed effects and styles to different layers or objects in an image file. Usually refers to Photoshop's layer styles, like drop shadow, embo…
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Questions about products or services that have no cost.
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Questions about the use of illustrations to convey data. This is including but not limited to diagrams such as charts, maps, plots; and general graphics with underlying data.
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Questions about the creation of basic designs, to be used as a starting point for more advanced designs. Can also apply to questions about creating 'skins' for eg. websites.
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Questions regarding the design and creation process of website templates.
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Questions about a utility in Adobe InDesign that can be used to apply a style or template to a subsequent set of pages.
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Questions about the progression of activities that result in the creation of distinctive design solutions.
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Questions about the size of type in a work, usually measured in points or pixels. Font size can be used to create hierarchy in the content and affects legibility.
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Questions about the use of black. In print, black can have different appearances depending on the actual inks used.
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Questions about the CS4 version of Adobe's Creative Suite of programs. Released in 2008. Use this tag if you have a question that is specific only to a CS4 version of a program.
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Questions about capturing the content of what is visible on screen, either entirely or a partial view. Also called screen dump.
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Questions about the presentation software from Microsoft, based on a "slideshow" methodology.
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Questions about both the aesthetics of creating pleasing "wrapping" and the technical skills involved in making a package which "works" for a product. Usually refers to product packaging.
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Questions about preferred methods of achieving an effect or other result. Using best practices may affect, amongst others, compatibility, degradation, and usability.
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Questions regarding the history of design, typography and/or art.
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Questions about design related to presenting content to a usually live audience. Presentations are regularly part the design, part talk.