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Export Layers in place illustrator

I am trying to export layers from an ai file, but when I export the pngs they all come out centered. I need to export the layers so that I can assemble the layers randomly for example several ...
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Free Software for animating SVG

I use Inkscape which is capable of SVG output. I am trying to animate characters like Santa and export them as GIF. I am trying to do simple animations like the movement of legs, hands, head etc. Most ...
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How do I edit an illustrator script on a mac. Script editor wont' work

I'm new to scripts. I want to use the Script Editor that comes with my mac, but I can't seem to make it work. For example, I found the simplest possible Hello World java script on the internet, and ...
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Why path intersection in Inkscape is not fully accurate?

I want to create svg image with line going through circle, cropped to the circle. So I created a circle turned it into a path removed stroke from it, set black fill centered in on the page (vertical ...
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Inkscape - is it possible to make path intersection affecting only one of paths?

I want to intersect path A with path B that would modify path A to such intersection will not affect at all path B I know about Path -> intersection but that affects both paths. I know about ...
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Object gradient fill with all rgb colors

I'm trying to create a mockup for my web design idea and even though I got to a moderate point myself, I still need help. I'm trying to create a 3-column grid illustration that holds all colors on the ...
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What is the technical name of an obround cylinder?

I know that a 2-dimensional rectangle that has semicircular ends instead of flat ones is called an 'obround' or a 'stadium', but what is the name of a three-dimensional rectangular cuboid that has ...
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How to create a consistent global color across multiple files? (Merge colors goes in the wrong direction.)

I have multiple files that are different pages in a booklet. I have some global colors that I want to be consistent across all files. For example, there is the color of a woman's shirt, which I have ...
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Album cover explanation

Can you explain this drawing in this album cover? I’m asking that I don’t know where this image is from ,It looks granite rock,that’s all I can say
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Is there a name for this kind of font?

Is there a name for this kind of font that you used to find on cable bulletin boards? If I wanted to imitate this on a website, which font would you recommend?
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Emphasize contours

My profile picture's eye contours are fairly dim, I wish to emphasize them. Left is original, right is my attempt with MS Paint: Not so great, particularly if zooming. Is there a tool to achieve this ...
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Is it possible to make a clean graphic logo from a pen sketch with PaintShop Pro 2018?

my friend made me a sketch for a logo with pen and paper. The only graphics software I have is PaintShop Pro 2018 and I'm not too familiar with it. What I'm trying to do is to find an automated method ...
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Halftone raster effect, rounded pixelation in Photoshop

I am trying to recreate a similar style to the image below in Photoshop, but unfortunately there are some issues I can't solve. Maybe someone can help me out? This looks like a pixelated image with ...
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Illustrator: Document is too big. When I try to scale it down for printing, objects are too small to use

I hired someone to do drawings for me in Illustrator. For some reason he made his document huge. In inches, it is over a hundred across or so, as you can see below: (I should explain that there are ...
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Drawing an oriented knot in Inkscape

I drew this figure with the knot path effect in Inkscape. Now I would like to add a few arrows. However, to apply the knot effect I had to make the entire figure into one path, so now when I add an ...
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Creating a periodic mesh of equilateral triangles for laser cutting

I'm trying to create something similar to this in Inkscape: I want to laser cut a similar pattern out of a piece of plastic to use it as a grating. While I know how to create an equilateral triangle, ...
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How to change shape in GIMP

I would like to take any shape, and drag its edges wherever I want, distorting the image in the process. How do I achieve this ? Perspective isn't what I am looking for, nor is Filters>Distortions&...
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Scale an object to real dimensions using a reference line

I have a reference line retrieved from a raster image in the background that I know in real life measures 10 mm (l_ref). I want to scale the whole picture so that everything has real dimensions. I use ...
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What is the font? [closed]

Can anyone help me to identify this font?
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GIMP 2.10: PDF Export: How to export each layer GROUP as a new page?

GIMP can export each layer as a new page[*]… but is there a way to do it based on group layers instead? Alternative trick: Flatten each layer group before printing using Merge Layer Group… without ...
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Adobe Illustrator Overlay/Multiply exporting weirdly to PDF

I'm trying to export some icons in an Illustrator document to PDF. However, some of the icons have a square of overlay around them - Assumably due to an item which has overlay and also a shadow around ...
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How to remove all gradient effects in a file?

I know how to remove gradients one by one, But I want to remove whole gradient effects in one file. into If I select more then one objects, the gradient control panel disappears. Remove an effect ...
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This is another font that I'd like to identify, from the late 1940s

This is the same school as my earlier question, Texas Country Day School, and they used this font on the covers of their yearbooks from 1945-1949.
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Turn solid fill of image to outline

So for a wallpaper I'm making, I'm trying to edit this image so instead of a solid image like this, I am hoping to change this so it's just an 8-pixel outline. So the outside edges of the image is ...
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What is this font that was used in the 1930s for this school's yearbooks?

"Latigo" is the name of the yearbook for Texas Country Day School, an all-boys prep school in Dallas that existed from 1933 to 1950. It merged with another school in 1950 and became St. ...
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Scale path proportionally from centre without affecting type on path illustrator CS6

I have created text on a path. The text however does not fit. I don't want to make the text any smaller instead I want to extend the path evenly on both sides. I know with the path alone if I used the ...
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Font identification: script font

Can anyone help me to identify this font? I've looked everywhere, but cannot quite find something like it (particularly the double ff)
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Color of regular blue ballpoint

I have an InDesign document typed with a handwriting font. I want to make the color of this font as close to the color of my ballpoint pen as possible. Does ink colors that are used for ballpoint pens ...
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Why does Gausian Blur produce Boxed result in Adobe Illustrator?

I am applying Effect-gaussian blur on an Object with 50% Opacity. Instead of producing a smooth blur effect it ends up with a box around the shape. why does this happen? Thank you.
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How to set the erasing color of the eraser tool in Inkscape?

I have a text in yellow background but the eraser tool erases with white colour. How can I set it to erase with the yellow background?
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What type of chart is this and how can I create a similar chart?

My company asked me to make a sort of chart with the x-axis being product parameters and the y-axis being the names of different products, something like this: I tried to create one in Microsoft ...
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How to create a scale-break on the y-axis in Illustrator?

I would like to create a chart in Illustrator (not yet sure if it will be an area chart or a stacked column chart), but need to "skip" some values (as in this question on English ...
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In Adobe XD, why is everything on my overlay clickable?

I'm new to Adobe XD, so I'm still trying to learn what the best use cases for are for the different prototyping options. Right now I'm using the "overlay" type action to put a screen on top ...
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Leaving pictures as RGB in a pdf sent for a commercial printer, and setting color management in indd

Background: I did a PDF for a commercial printer and got a test proof print, which was OK. The final print product looked different, the colors where darker and more saturated. This difference was ...
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Blend in Adobe Illustrator not working

I am applying Blend into two different object in Illustrator. One with 100% opacity and another one with 50%. I want the blend to be smoothly spread out. but when I select them both and click "...
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InDesign generated table of content counts the left text frame first, but my heading is on the right

I have set up a table of contents (TOC) in my InDesign file. There are 4 Levels. The first level is placed on the right side of a page which makes it appear last in the order of InDesign generated ...
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Would I provide client with an initial comp for magazine design?

I am new to freelance design and would love some advice on how to deal with a magazine design project. I will be designing a magazine for a client. Would I provide them with some kind of initial comp ...
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when i am trying to paste a letterform i made in illustrator into fontlab, it does not paste with the holes in the letters like it should

it is supposed to turn out looking like this (without the guides obviously) but it pastes into fontlab with no hole in it, just all black. i even took the hole out of it like you are supposed to in ...
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Small white outline when exporting layers to file

When exporting by layers, all my PNG files contain a tiny white outline. I haven't found the cause of the problem, since when inside of Photoshop all my layers look fine, and no outline is to be seen. ...
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From Illustrator to SVG, lines breaking

I'm trying to export from illustrator to svg. The problem is that the lines in Illustrator are nice, but in SVG they remain intermittent, can anyone suggest anything?
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remove background, keep person & text

I have a image of person standing in front of wall that has writing that says "I love You" I want the person and "I love you" can you help please? I can use Inkscape, and Cricut ...
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if you know which font that is, it'd be cool! (or similar) [closed]

been trying to find this font desperately (or anything similar), if you know which one it is, that'd be awesome! it's from the movie 'fear and loating in las vegas' eheh ☻
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Illustrator Scale Thickness Weight of Path Object for Icon Design

i have a Compound Path in Illustrator, that needs to be scaled in line thickness/weight without changing outer Bounds. This Path was initially created by outlining a simple stroke. The Path consists ...
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how to change transparency of a layer by a brush (GIMP)

I want to change transparency of a layer where the transparency can be changed by a brush ex: increase top layer transparency by 50% when I draw a line over a place. what I’m trying to do is have ...
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GIMP - shortcut / hotkey for OK button?

I use Linux, maybe in Windows dialogs are different, but on Linux e.g. when color is edited if I press Esc key changes are reverted back, I want to choose Ok w/out using the mouse. I was not able to ...
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How can I align graphs in Illustrator?

I just started learning how to make graphs in Illustrator. I’d like to be able to align my graphs just like I’m able to with other groups of objects. However, when the Selection tool is chosen and a ...
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Is there an automated way to remove cropped-out regions of embedded images in order to reduce the file size of a PDF

Someone has asked this question before, but for SVG files. This is the scenario: I have a source file in a DTP program (Scribus in my case). It contains a lot of large images, but only small bits of ...
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tiff to pdf converter

Thousands of tiff-jpeg files available it is necessary to convert them to two-page pdfs (archives 54000 .tif => 27000 .pdf) Automation-Scripting I look forward to your help and opinions on this ...
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Font Forge Find and Replace how to use it?

I want to round the corners of the character. for that i tried using find and replace it is not working as expected. Do you have idea of how to use it? https://fontforge.org/docs/ui/dialogs/search....
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snap object bounding box corner to group bounding box corner

I am using Inkscape 0.92. I open a PDF using poppler/cairo import. Then I get a group with a bounding box like this: Now I import an image which also has a bounding box: I'd like to snap a corner of ...

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