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Questions tagged [adobe-photoshop]

Questions about Photoshop, Adobe's graphics and photo editing program. Ask anything related to designing and editing graphics with Photoshop.

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How to apply a dusty texture on a photo?

I found this example photos in Noel Shiveley 's Instagram I wonder, how he applied this technique? What is the white noise called? Dust? Old Paper? Where I can find or create it? And how to apply to ...
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How to have fx applied to mask instead of entire image in Photoshop

I had this problem a couple of times. I create a gradient overlay and I obviously want it to be applied to the visible part of what I'm doing. However it is applied to the 'uncropped' image so It ...
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save for web Photoshop/Illustrator

I want to save a logo as PNG-24 with a transparent background. Is it completely the same outcome if I Save for Web in Photoshop and Save for Web in Illustrator?
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Photoshop - Can't fill in pixels with pencil tool

I'm using the pencil tool with a 1 px brush. I'm trying to fill in some pixels, but in the pictures below there are certain pixels I cannot fill in. If I use the pencil tool on them, nothing happens. ...
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how do I warp a rectangle to part of umbrella/sphere?

how do I warp a rectangle to part of umbrella/sphere, as shown in the image?----I mean, converge all points of the upper edge of rectangle to the middle of that edge. Further more, as shown in the ...
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How to fix metallic teeth in photoshop?

I have a really old picture with metallic teeth that I've been trying to colorize to look like normal teeth. Can someone point me in the right direction to fixing these?
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In Photoshop, how can I open up a view (in the same window) with another zoom level?

When drawing pixel art in Photoshop, I like to have the zoom level really high. Is there a way to also have a regular-level zoom (or perhaps an outer zoom) in another part of the window, so that I ...
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Script for changing a color layer from a folder of 400+ swatches

Is there a method/script to change the color of a photoshop layer to 400+ different color options and save out each as a flattened JPG
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Which tool is better for illustration? [duplicate]

I would like to know that which tool is best for illustration for my art designing. Actually I am confused between Photoshop and Illustrator.
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Scanning image and resizing

If I scan in an image at 300ppi and then in photoshop resize the image to 72ppi but want to keep the dimension the the same so say 5cm x 3cm can you do that because I change the ppi to 72 and it says ...
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Photoshop - Extract fine text from image; extrapolate background behind text

I'll note outright that I'm new to Ps and that this may be a bigger question than I realize, but I appreciate any guidance. I've taken a scan of a water-damaged dust jacket for a book which I would ...
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Need Help With Tweaking a Script for Photoshop Batch Exporting Sections of an Image

Resolved: Thanks for the help, everyone! The script by Sergey Kritskiy works to export storyboards with sequential file-name. I just found a script by TunaMaxx the other day and thought it was super ...
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How to make selection with Pen tool in Pixelmator?

I am new user in Pixelmator and I used to use Photoshop. Now, I would like to use Pen Tool in Pixelmator. In photoshop, we use pen tool to cut things and then Ctrl+Enter to make a selection. In ...
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Photoshop: show more precision in 32-bit info window

In Photoshop CC 2018, working in 32-bit mode, if I set the Info window to display RGB values using 32-bit (0-1), it only shows three decimal places of precision, which means there are only 1000 ...
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Advice on batch exporting sections of an image

I have a large PSB file (33600x19200px) and I need to write a script to export sections of this image as a series of images. What would the best approach be ? Initially I thought about scripting ...
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Please help me for logo design [on hold]

I need some help for designing my logo for youtube chanel . Please suggest some designs idea .
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Photoshop - What's the best way to cut out a person? [on hold]

I will have to cut out some people out of backgrounds. Apart from how to do it what are some tips and tricks that will make the result look better? (Like maybe using a feather etc,..?)
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1px hairline in Photoshop after scaling a selection (feather is set to 0px)

After some upgrade of Photoshop CC (from PS CC 2017 to 2018 I guess) I noticed 1px hairline on images after scaling a selection. Anti-aliasing is turned off for selection borders and Feather is set to ...
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Removing background and put object in 255 white background

I want to create an Amazon listing and I'm trying to get a white background behind my object. I bought some softboxes and white backdrop and acrylic white platform and got this shot: But I realized ...
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Photoshop action 'select forward layer' has 'without make visible' attached by default. Can I change this?

I'm trying to make an action that makes a change, then moves up a layer, making it visible in the process. However, when I use the Alt + ] or Alt + [ shortcuts, it only cycles visible layers. When I ...
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How to make lightning effect on photoshop

I was wondering on how to make the following lightning around that sprite. I've tried a thin pencil and outer glow but it just doesn't have that effect. Below are the things I am talking about: ...
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How to create Gradient Highlight / Shadow using One Spot Metallic Gold Color

My client asks to use one metallic gold color (for example Pantone 871c) in large heading text and other designs. I'd like to make the gold color pop even more with gradient of light and dark. How do ...
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Photoshop: snapchat filter from image [duplicate]

Is there a way of taking a snapchat filter off a saved image? Its a leopard nose and ears and would like to know if i can get them off or if any one else could?
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How can I make skybox drawing easier in Photoshop?

I am using Photoshop CC to draw a skybox -that is, an image composed of six sub-images that seamlessly assemble into a cube, like this: As soon as I started drawing, I noticed that it is very ...
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Automated fitting images inside a frame

I have a frame in which different photos must shrink and fit into (frame size is absolute), and then save into different file names (preferably same name as the file that was fit into the frame). ...
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Photoshop - How to properly apply a Gradient Map to a Brush in a layer?

I have a this Watercolor brush and painted over a transparent layer Then I add a Gradient Map to have the desired colors in the Watercolor But when I try to clipping mask the Gradient Map to the ...
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Why does Photoshop decrease resolution of image when saving as PDF

I'm creating a PDF for print as a poster. I've tried several times saving my Photoshop PSD image as a PDF yet no matter what options I select (High Quality, X1A, etc. it always downsizes the ...
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Assign Profile using a custom color profile from another image

First, I am still struggling to fully understand color profiles, but I feel like I have most of the basic concepts. I welcome any corrections to any misunderstandings revealed by what I am asking, ...
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How can I control the size of my generated asset when it contains transparent areas?

I'm trying to use Photoshop's Generate Image Assets feature to export a 32 x 32 transparent image with a solid 16 x 16 square in the middle: My layers look like this: I'm using a fully transparent (...
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Diagonal between two pictures [on hold]

I want to create a thumbnail for YouTube with a picture next to each other with a diagonal border. Does anyone know how this works? Thanks a lot!
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How to achieve popular glitter effect in Adobe Photoshop? [duplicate]

A lot of popular Instagram artists use this type of glitter in their art and I am trying to achieve the same effect. It seems to be some type of overlay I have tried asking where these people got the ...
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Are there any tutorials on how to add details to textures? [on hold]

I'm trying to add detail to this texture like making the lips more realistic but I'm not sure how I can achieve it. Can I merge another image onto lips or would that mess with the texture. Edit: I ...
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How can I reduce the size of the psd but also altering the size of the psb inside?

I've got some mockups of laptops to display my work. All of them are large files but I wanted to use it in thumbnails. The problems it's when I change the psb to my work and then make the psd file ...
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How do I make a brush more rough?

I am trying to have a brush like the one on the left (Paint.net). I have tried everything I could, but I can't make it rougher in Photoshop (right side of the picture). As you can see the Paint.net ...
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How is this overlay and texture change on an e-commerce site achieved?

In this site, in the customization section, how is the fabric selection applied to the clothing? Which technology are they using? Being in the fashion and retail sector, I am interested in knowing ...
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Colour Settings in Photoshop?

I'm still rather new with understand the colour settings in any Adobe program. And I have noticed recently that my Photoshop KEEPS asking me again and again about the colour setting when I open a file....
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Lighting Effects changes to black when save to JPEG [on hold]

I'm fed up with an issue (It should be) in which if we have some light effects on a layer, after saving to JPEG or even on flattening the layers, it just saves a black background and what ever we did ...
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Which graphic tablets support tilt?

Have been googling my eyes out, besides marketing blabla I couldn't find good information at all... There are several graphic tablet producers: Wacom Aiptek Genius etc... Of course Wacom is the ...
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Resizing To A Maximum MB

I have a website that hosts images of mine for sale and they limit the file size to 25MB per image. Is there away to have Photoshop resize an image to 25MB. I know how to resize by long side or short ...
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Snap image to path in Photoshop CC

I'm sure this can be done but not sure how to accomplish it. I have rectangle banner layer that I skew for perspective. I have several variations of the rectangle banner that are not skewed, but need ...
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What is the recommended way to design a standee for print, in terms of dimensions? [duplicate]

I need to design a standee 3x4 feet (36x48 inches at 300 DPI). The main element would be a 10-15 MB photo (4000x5000 pixel dimensions approx.) inside it and a text heading and 1-2 design elements. ...
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How does one make a brush smoother in Photoshop?

I recently installed Photoshop but the brushes (default brushes in Photoshop as well as my own custom brushes) come out pixelated and rigid. I know that there is no way to remove pixelation as ...
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How do I export a crisp icon from Illustrator?

I have created an icon in Illustrator that I would like to use as an emoji on Discord and Twitch. I exported it as a 2031 × 2002 image and uploaded it to Discord. When I use the emote on Discord (...
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Fine Jewelry Editing

This is the image I'm editing: I'm trying to edit the image to look like the images below: But no matter what I do can't seem to get the paint to match when I paint the shank of the ring nor can I ...
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Automating image clean up in photoshop [on hold]

I have a number of images of all sizes - various resolutions and sizes. I need to run a script which will clean the image and get it to same size. Is there a script to do it ?
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Natively run actions for each layer automatically in Photoshop?

I am working on a GIF animation script for Photoshop CS6 (it should also work for CC). One feature I want to add is removing fringing from each layer. I do this by making a layer mask followed by ...
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Photoshop - slice and save image - can't get save dialog. Has something changed?

I have a huge 8 bit B&W image (PNG, 200k x 100k px) which is a high resolution generated map of a large area, so I can't generate it in small chunks. The map is fine, Photoshop CC 19 (Windows 10) ...
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Can I get 'Clone Source' values with a script in Photoshop?

Is it possible to get values of this panel with a script in Photoshop? I tried to use xbytor's Getter.jsx but it didn't register any changes in these fields.
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Photoshop Brush Problems [duplicate]

I started using Photoshop to create digital drawings. Whenever I try to draw with the brush, it comes out blurry and pixelated. When I zoom in, I can see the pixels that made up the brush stroke. I ...
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High pass photoshop filters skips the edges of the histogram?

In this Natalia Taffarel presentation, she explains that photoshop high-pass filter "skips the edges" of the histogram and that for creating an accurate high-pass filter we have to apply -50 contrast ...