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Trying to plot a sine wave using Javascript in a Photoshop Script

I have to create this sine wave inside a layer on an image I already have. The image is 600 dpi, 10x10cm and I have a new layer created at the top that is selected. The image is CMYK. I have to run ...
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Reacreating Instagram “New York” filter

I've been looking on how to recreate the "New York" filter that's for Instagram stories. An example of the effect that I'm after is here. I want to create a filter that looks like this one, or ...
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Photoshop - Saved PNG has blurred transparency edges

I am trying to create a simple burger bar menu is Photoshop, i have set indexed colors to 3 and transparency and have this so far... When I save this as a PNG and then look at it in my web page ...
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Shaped water effect in Photoshop?

I'm looking to create an effect similar to this one in Photoshop: I.e. with a normal background but then with a shape which has properties that make it transparent but with some distortions like the ...
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What softwares do I have to use to make a 3D spinning globe video to represent data like this video?

I am wanting to create a 3D spinning globe video to represent historical data like in this video by Business Insider, but I don't know what softwares will I have to use to create such a video. So I ...
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How to create embedded image

Can you embed an image in Photoshop CS6 so that when you make a hyperlink the image will display on other computer screens, not just on my own? If so, how?
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Need to prevent thin lines (not the same as GAPS) when saving in Illustrator and then opening in Photoshop CS6 [duplicate]

I constantly am plagued with these annoying thin lines when saving a pdf (or ai file) from Illustrator and that pdf (or ai file) opening in Photoshop. Any way to prevent? From what I could find ...
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Create the 'neon graffiti', 'neon spray paint' style

To make this easier for you to understand the style I mentioned, here are some examples: I'm trying to make graffiti style lettering but instead of textures like concrete, I want some sort of neon ...
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Border radius for Photoshop Pen Shape

When I draw some line shape using Pen tool and fill it, it has sharp borders. How can I apply border radius to them to make them look like this image? I can see the border radius option in the ...
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Duotone psd file for (offset) printing

I read that answers at this question: Preparing design for duotone printing? I need it to be more specific about the step: use the complementary RGB channel, in this case Red (E) Play with the ...
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Rendering stops on switching Windows accounts [on hold]

I have a huge 3d model to render in Photoshop. I have two Windows accounts. I want to render the 3d model in first account and use the second account during rendering. The problem: When I switch ...
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Handling inversion on black and white photos in Photoshop

I'm looking to recreate a similar black and white effect to the dome in this casino token. It's the Capitol Building in Austin, Texas. I've looked at a variety of different images of the dome, in ...
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File size dilemma in Photoshop for print-quality large banner

I'm an intern at a marketing department and got an assignment to update a banner with new information, and was directed to a pdf file to edit. It was only 3MB, which seemed very low for a large print-...
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How to prevent image cropping when using Generate->Image Assets?

I have few layers in Photoshop, which I export using generator. They have similar output options 28 x 28 green-led@1x.png, 56 x 56 green-led@2x.png only difference is file name. However, one of the ...
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Split several images into pieces and merge them

I'm curious if there is a program or method which allows you to split several images into equal pieces and merge them into one image afterwards. For example: I have 10 images from a timelapse ...
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Black and white spots

I'm very new to Photoshop I'm facing some problem in post-production. I'm getting wired black spots while I'm working on the 32-bit channel. When I convert my 32bit to 16bit channel using a smart ...
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Big product ui design practices [on hold]

I am working on a video streaming dashboard design, need to create a screen shot for every case, which gets me to 114 screen shots and counting. To do so, I use the Photoshop layer comps feature, ...
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How to correct darkening damage to and old photograph?

This is a precious family photo, but it was stuck to the glass, resulting in this weird scan, which is all I have to work with. I can't figure out how to "reveal" the grandmother - I'm sure there's ...
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How to create a static/grainy animation effect?

I don't know what to call this but this kind of grain/static (almost like an old TV) showed up when I created a low quality gif of an animation- see the sky and little particle bits emitting: https://...
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Photoshop stops understanding pen pressure after opening telegram desktop client [on hold]

I have a weird problem. When I use my tablet with PS and open Telegram or Viber desktop client(haven't got this problem with other apps), pen pressure in PS stops working until I reload it. I checked ...
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How can I as a Front End Web Developer take advantage of tools like Photoshop?

So quite often I read that using Photoshop or something equal as a Web Developer can help a lot in actually making a concept of the Page and or moving stuff around more quickly to see how it looks, ...
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Outline custom shape

I was wishing to achieve [and Define] a custom EMPTY shape, but after creating this hideous fish with Paths, Pen Tool, Direct Selection Tool and Stroke Path [Brush 15px], my custom shape has been ...
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Exporting files with light effects

I've added a few light effects in Photoshop. When I export it i.e., save a .jpg or any other format all of the layer that have the light effects applied on are coming out full black. The effects aren'...
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move tool in Photoshop CC version 19.1 vs Photoshop CS6

In my company we just upgraded our Photoshop CS6, which I used for the last 6 years, to the newest Version of Photoshop CC. I think it's quite the same, as a casual user that only does a bit of ...
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How do I convert a created a path to a selection?

I drew a path around an element that I plan to create a new layer from. I started by outlining the element with a path, I want to convert that path to a selection. How do I do this? Thanks in advance ...
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Photoshop animation: Contour lines from one frame kept in the second frame of animation

I'm creating a gif animation of a castle where the first frame is the castle constructed and the second frame is the castle destroyed. I have to place the image on a website. The issue I'm facing is ...
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Prevent Photoshop from trying to recover PSDs?

I've got a pretty old computer at work and that causes problems with photoshop. When I boot up Photoshop, it always tries to load back the latest .psd file I had opened, as a recover (probably doesn'...
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Render a shining surface to matt surface in Photoshop [duplicate]

I need to change colors on a product, and the original product has a shining surface with green color. My goal is to make the surface matt with a another color, I tried with levels, channel mixer, but ...
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Replacing a smart object in bulk with Photoshop script; Editing script for more than one smart object

I found the following code and it works very well for most Photoshop files I have tried, but the file I want to use it with has 2 Smart Objects, one nested in the other. See attached images. Is it ...
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How do I merge two layermasks in Photoshop?

I have a document with two layers, each a with a layer mask applied. How do I merge the layer masks from »layer 1« with the layer mask on »layer 2«?
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If I rasterize a vector, then make it a vector again, will quality be lost?

In other words, is quality lost when transferring assets from Photoshop to Illustrator, and back and forth?
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Hands-on design: What material was used for this piece?

I was curious as to how this design was crafted, I'm assuming in a hands on sense. My approach would be to print the original text and pour this liquid material overtop of it to cause the distortion, ...
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Trouble using blending options tool in Photoshop CS6

I have a Surface Pro 4 and I got Photoshop CS6 64 bit. I am having some trouble using it though since the words dont show up with the option in the blending pop up window. If I click on it, the ...
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In a CMYK raster image, why does pure black look darker if I switch off other 3 channels?

File mode: CMYK CMYK working profile: Fogra 39 Grayscale working profile: Dot gain 15% Any region with pure black (0 0 0 100), if I turn off the cyan, magenta and yellow channels, it gets slightly ...
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How to save a PNG with a clipping path

I'm looking to save a PNG on a white background with an active clipping path. Whenever I reopen the file however, the clipping path is gone. Any suggestions? These files MUST be PNGs. These are ...
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Why are all my smart filters getting turned off in Photoshop [closed]

Running the latest cloud version of Photoshop I have recently been getting an intermittent and seemingly random bug/problem. I use a lot of smart filters on the layers within my photoshop files (...
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How can I remove SUN light/shadow with Photoshop?

There is this image. As you can see, top half is brightened by suns light, other half has shadow cast on it. I would like to make both parts same so it looks like there is no shadow. Is there any way ...
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How to batch crop an image and create multiple sizes (with Photoshop)?

Is it possible to crop images similar to Danielillos solution for resizing to specific dimensions with the center of the source image as the anchor?
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Help in creating a Meeting Room Guidelines in Adobe illustrator [closed]

I want to create an illustrator vector version of this, can someone point to me where I can find similar icons or a already made template that I can use. Thanks a lot
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Calling a (simple) photoshop script rapidly (many times per second)

This is the script, it's actually just one command: app.foregroundColor.hsb.hue=app.foregroundColor.hsb.hue+10 The script is merely a replacement for a non-existent keyboard shortcut. I'm calling it ...
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Photoshop automatically scaling down image on PNG export, how to export at full ratio? [duplicate]

How to export an image from Photoshop CC with dimensions (15300 x 10500) to one PNG without scaling down? I have multiple images at 15300 x 10500 pixel and created them at this size. However, I can ...
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How to batch resize an image and create multiple sizes (with Photoshop)?

I want to batch resize an image in multiple sizes with Photoshop. The sizes are most of the time the same so I would like to have profiles for a set of fixed sizes. Ideally I just need to open my ...
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Where can I start learning designing a character illustration like this? [duplicate]

How can I start learning to make illustrations like this? What are the suitable books/websites or courses? Thank you.
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Exporting image to gray-scale single channel PNG 8bit in Photoshop

I know I can very easily export an image to PNG 8bit with just a single color channel in Gimp. But I can't figure out how to do that in Photoshop. "Export as" gives an option to reduce number of bits ...
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How to achieve this effect in Photoshop with two pictures side by side

Trying to merge the two pictures (like in the picture), have tryed different brushes, nothimg seem to give anything similar. What do you use to get this effect? Thank you
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How to created 3d text with square ridged border in Photoshop

I want to make 3d text in photoshop that has a thick square border, with a different color than the text, very similar to this: I've been playing with these contour settings: But this is the closest ...
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How do you achieve this colorful chrome effect?

I've been trying to figure out how to get this shaped chrome effect, it’s really clean and I’d love to play with it in Photoshop.
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Auto Add Clipping Mask When Adding Adjustment Layers

In Photoshop, when I add an adjustment, is there a way to use the below layer as an Clipping Mask at the same time, rather than having to manually do this separately afterwards?
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How to draw a smooth line shape like this in Photoshop?

How can I draw a smooth line shape like this in Photoshop? I have been trying using Edit -> Transform Path -> Warp but there I cannot control the shape.
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How do I get this vintage/retro look using Photoshop? [closed]

I'd like to get a similar vintage/retro blur look shown in these images below, using Adobe Photoshop. What would be the best strategy to use to mimic these images effectively?