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Image looks embossed when converted to SVG

I converted a raster image to vector in Illustrator CS6 using Image Trace then the Expand option, though when I save as an svg the image looks embossed. I suspect it's due to the layer background ...
CreativeMind's user avatar
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How to put one object both in front and behind another object at the same time?

I've attempted (as a test) to make a circle with a bar going through it. The bar should go under one side of the circle and over the other. I've done this by splitting the circle into two objects, ...
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How do I get rid off small lines that appear between paths in my logo?

As you can see on the image there are multiple small lines where the different paths meet in my logo. I asked this question: Unable to draw logo with correct strokes and shadow And I have tried both ...
Andreas's user avatar
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White lines appearing in 3D extruded text

I just began learning illustrator so please excuse my ignorance. I created this design in illustrator: My question pertains to the cause and fix of the white lines appearing on the text: I exported ...
Cody Griffith's user avatar
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Why are .svg files not standard for use across web and email clients in 2016? [closed]

A similar question was asked 2 years ago, but the best answer was that devices couldn't render vectors fast enough. Most can in 2016, yet there are so few spaces in which I can use those nice .svg ...
Lallie's user avatar
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Pasting from Illustrator to Photoshop - thin borders around shapes even at 100%

I've created a vector logo in Illustrator and pasted it into Photoshop as a Smart Object with the intention of creating some images with the logo. In Illustrator all of my paths and shapes are bang on ...
GuerillaRadio's user avatar
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1 answer
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White space between objects when exporting to SVG in Illustrator [duplicate]

I have white space between objects when I export to SVG from Illustrator CC 2015. I have checked that the lines touches in preview mode and I have exported with 3+ decimals. What I see in ...
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How to fill areas outside of a stroke to path object that are enclosed by the path

I have created a celtic style knot and would like to fill in the the background. The fill bucket makes a several pixel ring inside the area but does not fill as I expected it to. The object was ...
Real Atomsk's user avatar
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Merging (adding) two curve shapes together creates lines between them

How can I remove those two areas that have a line going through them? I've been spending an hour on this. The join curves tool is greyed out. The divide tool makes this into three objects. I want that ...
Victor Nielsen's user avatar
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4 answers
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How can I draw a hoop with both halves on different layers?

I'm trying to learn more about layers and fills in Illustrator. I have a ball and two ellipses in the shape of a hoop. Problem 1: How can I get a fill into the space between the two ellipses? ...
Joel Hoelting's user avatar
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Remove small white spaces between objects

Take this image: https://cloud.iacchi.casa/s/ZbM5NzYLNiA2nMN most of which is made from concentric rings or adjacent lines. If you open it in inkscape you can already see white spaces between the ...
iacchi's user avatar
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Overlapping elements creating artifacts

I am creating a PDF for printing, and I got some weird artifacts on places where elements with the same color overlap. My workflow is from Illustrator to InDesign to PDF, and to be honest I dont know ...
Tom's user avatar
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6 votes
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"Low quality edges" when importing 3d from illustrator to photoshop

When I import a 3d vector from illustrator do photoshop, it looks like shapes get a tiny space between each other, besides the low quality appearence of the edges, as it can be seen on the picture ...
Pedro H. Souza's user avatar
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How to get rid of lines between vector shapes in Sketch 3?

Whenever I design something on Sketch 3 using vectors and shapes, a thin transparent line appears between every shape. The weird thing is they appear between shapes that are supposedly 'touching' with ...
Gabe12's user avatar
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Make vectors coincident in Illustrator

I'm a little bit confused about this situation. As you can see in the image below, I a have two differnt paths and I would like to make that portion of the arc coincident. In the second image it ...
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