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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 do I replicate this (3D) metal texture?

I work with 3D models. I'm currently trying to replicate this solid kind of surface texturing as accurately as possible: This is what I got by using chrome texturing. It's not close enough, there's ...
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When converting RGB to CMYK colour changes in print output

I am designing a poster in pink colour in RGB mode. The printing person ask me a CMYK file. I changed the mode to CMYK and send it to them, but when output comes the colour totally changes, it turns ...
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Any way to export layers to files WITHOUT a prefix, short of editing the .jsx file?

I'm using a template PSD to crop large batches of ecom images and then exporting my layers to TIFF files. Only problem is Photoshop insists on putting a prefix in front of each file name--even if I ...
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Photoshop generate: Possible to generate larger than document size?

I have files where some of the graphics are larger than the document. Is it possible to use "generate" for a layer where some content is outside of the document view? (so I'll have a png/jpg that is ...
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Photoshop - show the same file in two separate windows, each different layer comp

Is it possible to show the same photoshop file in two separate windows, each with a different layer comp?
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Can't locate a brush stage on layers panel in order to change the color

I am making a design for my website in Photoshop. I want to change the color of the spray brush I painted with many stages ago but I cannot find that stage on the layers panel. How can I change the ...
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Annoying lines ruining the image

I was planning to do a 1920x1080 wallpaper from my favourite musician's cover. Everything was going good so far until I used correction brush which totally ruined my whole work. There are pixelated ...
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Photoshop CC - How to paint along the border of a selection

I have this image: I want to paint a lighter blue on the left cliff that flows along the border like so: Doing it by hand is very hard and messy. Is there any way to automate this? If so, how do you ...
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How can I achieve this type of texture with type? [duplicate]

I know how tu use bevel and emboss but it seems to be more than that … Thanks for ur answers !!
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Photoshop has much bigger pixel width than the actual element in a browser

Why? I do a screenshot of let's say 960px wide element and it has about 1400px in Photoshop. Zoom level is 100% I guess it's due to Windows rescaling.
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Is it possible to create a font in Photoshop?

I have been working on designs for quite a while and usually used some open fonts or purchased some for the creatives. But I was wondering if I can design my own font in photoshop, then it will be ...
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How would I make this in Photoshop or illustrator? [duplicate]

Do you know how I could recreate this in Photoshop or illustrator? This would be very appreciated.
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How to disable Save As A Copy in Adobe Photoshop

Adobe writes When you check the “As a Copy” box, the copy is saved, but the working document continues to be the original instead of the copy. I don't want to use this feature. I'm accustomed to ...
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Resize thousands of images all to different sizes in batch. Name and size are given in excel file. How to do it? [duplicate]

Pardon me if this is a duplicated question even though I could not find a solution yet. I have about 1000s images. I need to resize them, each to a specific size. There are no patterns to those sizes. ...
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Paste Image into Photoshop to auto fit within the background layer

I found the image from the net, I copy it to my clipboard, and paste it into my Photoshop It look like this After I manually shrink down then it look this Is there a special paste that will look ...
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When I use the magic Wand Tool to select and crop an image, a white background is cropped behind it even though I'm not selecting any white background

Looks like this: I only select the black tshirt, click crop but the white background is still there?
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How to create Pinyin character PNG with transparent backgrounds?

We need to generate Chinese Pinyin Characters with transparent backgrounds for overlay in a video. We are trying to do this in photoshop but are unable to access the pinyin character set on a mac. Any ...
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Will digital printing be able to match RGB better than offset printing?

I have a client who insist on using a lapis lazuli ( Royal Blue ) color because its part of their brand name. The rgb value is about R20, G30, B225. Can this be printed? Will digital printing be able ...
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In Photoshop, can you transform a folder in order to transform all layers in it?

I have a "template" Photoshop file where I need to import many pictures into it and transform (specifically need to skew them) a certain way. Is it possible to somehow transform a layer folder so that ...
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The levels adjustment is not applied after hitting OK

I have a gray-mode design with one layer, when I change the levels of it, it shows changes while in preview, but once I hit OK everything goes back like nothing was happened - I've tried to convert ...
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PNG files opening in indexed mode when dragged into Photoshop [closed]

When I drag a PNG file into Photoshop it comes in the indexed mode, and not in layer form. Why does this happen and how can I solve it?
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Is there a trick to using small text?

I'm trying to create an email header with a ticket design on it. The ticket has small text on it which always seems to be pixellated, especially when I rotate it. no matter what I seem to set ...
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Any efficient way to remove all the white from this image? [closed]

What is the efficient way to remove white background keeping all texture and pattern intact as the original?
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How to save PDF image in Photoshop CS6?

My friend send me PDF file. It contains a vectored text image (text is not editable). If I want to open that PDF file in Photoshop, it shows the table and I can pick the size of the image. Now he ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcuts for the fixed size marquee in Photoshop?

I use the rectangular marquee tool a lot, specially the fixed size option, is there a shortcut to swap the width and height of it? Also is there a shortcut to apply new dimensions?
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Limit to the number of images one can stack with alpha blending?

I would like to show high level structural similarities between a huge number of images with the same dimensions. Ideally I'd like to stack them all on top of eachother and set the alpha of each to 1/...
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Add rectangle shape to vector layer

Let's say I have a document with a vector layer. If I want to add a path to that layer with the Pen Tool, I select the Pen Tool in Path mode with Combine Shapes as Path Operation and draw the new ...
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How to wrap a label to scale around a cylinder using photoshop 3D tools

I am trying to super impose a label design onto a jar label. But I'm tired of using the warp tool, and I need to make use of photoshops 3D tools. The photo already has an existing white label in the ...
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How do I re-size and place multiple images into a frame template Photoshop

I have a Frame template png. All images are saved as .png. I have been copying the frame template dragging the image onto the frame > Transform > Scale > dragging layer below the frame > merging ...
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Photoshop: Export layers in multiple PSD files to PNGs?

I have about 300 PSD files, each with 2 layers, and I'd like to export the top most layer in each file (e.g., named 'Layer 1') to PNG. Is there a way to batch export certain layers in a collection of ...
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Photoshop: Setting default background colour of each new layer

Is there a way to set the default background colour of each new layer to white? Currently each layer I create has a transparent background.
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How do I do this recolour and effect

I was wondering how to make such Pokemon sprite recolours: They look better in a black background: I'm assuming this is on photoshop, but I am very interested in knowing how they are made. I've ...
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Colors will only go darker in Photoshop [closed]

While painting in Photoshop suddenly I could only paint darker colors than the one painted below. For example if I paint a large area of blue and try to use white to highlight, the white won't show up....
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Photoshop: Match layer sizes

Is there a way to match the size of each layer in Photoshop? For instance, there are two layers: a background layer and a top layer. The background layer is 1280x760. The top layer has only one 84x84 ...
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Contraining Imported Variable Text Into Photoshop

Was hoping to find out if I can constrain/condensed text being imported into Photoshop from DataSets/Variable text? Limited width and some text runs off - I like to auto fit the text field if ...
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Transparent pixels in filled area?

I'm trying to fill an area selected by the magic wand, but I keep getting pixels that are transparent. Below is an area that's supposed to be filled with red, but there are clearly many pixels that ...
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Preserve only the shadows and highlights to be overlaid another images? [duplicate]

I would like to create a mockups of custom flags "on-the-fly" on a website I'm working on. I thought one reasonable way to do that would be to take an image of a flag such as below, preserve/cut only ...
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Process or plugin to recreate the Pixelation/Raster effect shown in the image I have attached

Is there a way or even better a PS Plugin that can randomly apply the exact type of pixelated pattern as shown in the lower half of the example in the image I have attached. In the example the text ...
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Why Illustrator file is opened cropped and distorted in Photoshop?

in order to be able to export in jpg some files made in illustrator i'm using Photoshop to finish this process. The fact is that I've noticed that Photoshop open the file cropped and distorted. The ...
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any idea on the tools used to create these aligned pinchings? [duplicate]

I stumbled upon this logo , so far i've been able to design the lines inside the circle but couldnt find the way to make them pinch like that , I've used the liquify tool with masks but it didnt give ...
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Photoshop file layers not visible after saving

I created a PSD file with several layers and group layers. Last night when I went to open it there was only one layer and the layer looked a distorted TV Screen. When I clicked on the file in the ...
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Can I extract parts of this image and then use them as an overlay or mask on other images?

This is a long shot! Is there a way to extract the white bits from the example below and then using them as a transparent layer to add the same noise pattern to solid images. I have experimented ...
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Color separation for offset printing in Photoshop

It's easy to separate colors in Adobe Illustrator by converting the desired color into a spot color from the swatches panel in order to get it on a separate zinc plate.. But the problem I'm facing is ...
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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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How can I recreate this polygon/wire effect? [duplicate]

Sorry for not providing more info, I just don't know where to start with this, would be cool to learn how to recreate this effect.
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Automatically align layers across a 8×8 grid in Photoshop

I have 256 small images, each with a size of 8×8, that I need to lay across in a larger 128×128 image in alphabetical order, from left to right (continuing in a new row once the first is filled up, ...
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Photoshop CS6: export selected frame range as GIF

I'm making animations in Photoshop CS6, wanting to export them as GIFs. I know how to export the animation sequence, but I don't want to export the entire sequence. I want to export frames 1-44 as ...
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How can I paste into a layer with a layer mask?

I download an iPhone mockup PSD and it looks like this: As you can see, there is a placeholder layer at the top that says "YOUR ART HERE". I'm not sure what to do though. The mask works: I can only ...
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Can't get clipping mask to work for custom shape

I am trying to make a fairly simple image design. Its a versus poster where there will be an image on the left and an opposing one on the right. An angled line goes down the middle to separate them. ...
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Transfer of GIF File from Photoshop to phone

When I export a .GIF file in PC, it works fine on Internet Explorer as soon as I try to transfer it on WhatsApp either it appears as an image. For simplifying the issue I took the GIF file on my ...