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How can I create a circle with a circles-border regularly

I'm trying to make this: But I don't know how should I create that circle-shape border? Here is what I've tried so far .. But I've created those circles (as border) manually which aren't regullar:
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Resize multiple layers around their respective anchor points

I have 50 or so layers (imported images as smart objects) that I would like to scale down, while they stay in place. Is there a way of doing this? I know After Effects has, is there a similar Scale ...
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Deleted specific brush and it won't restore on Photoshop :(

Recently downloaded Photoshop as needed for college, but I was playing round (being an idiot) and I deleted the hard pressure round brush (one that's pointy at the ends but thick when applied pressure)...
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How to create distorted / wavy checked boxes

I'm trying to replicate the chequered boxes on the following image (sorry for really low-res) Notice how the squares distort / warp with the shape of the path. I can create the chequered boxes ...
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How do I lock the ruler? (CS6)

I have found the question in several places on the Google and in StackExchange, but I can't find an answer. So it either can't be done or I am asking the wrong question. Of course, I am using the ...
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Best Format for image for touchscreen (1920 x 1080 resolution)

I have these PDF files and they are 4500px x 6646px and 300 resolution and I need to display it on a touchscreen....on this touchscreen you have the ability to zoom in and zoom out. I have converted ...
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Procedural Matte Key with smart object in Photoshop

I like to work procedurally in photoshop via smart-objects and smart-filters, but I encountered a problem. In Premiere it is possible to Matte Key the video and then to apply other effects on top of ...
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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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Modifying JSX script to save all images in folder as transparent PNG-24?

So the below script simply loops through a chosen folder, checks canvas size and dimensions and sets them if they're not in a 1:1 aspect ratio, and if they are, leaves them alone. The result is all ...
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Photoshop is changing text when saving as PDF

When making circular text with photoshop CS6, for example: Circular written text Now, when I want to save my project as PDF the text is getting turned, for example: Turned letters, but the same ...
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How can I draw this thick rounded corner?

How can I draw this specific shape in Photoshop? I tried 2 rectangles with border radius but I can't match it perfectly. It's probably easy, but Graphic Design is not my area.
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Create a rainbow radial glow background on photoshop

wasn't sure how to phrase this so I thought I'd post an example of the kind of effect I'm looking for. I understand that this could simply be made with the gradient tool but not sure how to get the '...
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How can I create this sudden image stretch effect in Photoshop?

I would like to know how this "melting" or stretched poster effect is created.
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My Adobe Photoshop does not contain quick export as png option

I have created a group in Adobe photoshop, and I want to export this group of layers as png. But when I right click on the group folder from layer view, then there appears to be no option as export ...
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What size does my Photoshop file need to be to be able to print on A4?

I want to design my artwork in a size which can be fit on standard A4 paper, which means i want to print it on A4 size paper both side. I design my artwork in Adobe Photoshop. Can anybody please tell ...
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How can i create this abstract halftone effect? [on hold]

I want to create this halftone effect to transition the colour. Anyone knows how can i create this abstract halftone effect using illustrator or photoshop?
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Are there any platforms on which we can keep our Psd's and AI file safe and also for sharing purpose?

I am looking for some platforms on which I can keep my heavy PSDs and other AI files safe. Also, I want to be able download them later when I want. How do design companies share files? Through ...
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How can I achieve similar lights for this 3D object?

The left one is my turn on recreating the image seen on the right. I've found quite similar aluminum/metal material and played with the bevel to make it as similar as I could, but I can't replicate ...
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What does the interlaced option in Photoshop do?

There is this options box shown when saving a PNG image from Adobe Photoshop. I always choose 'None'. What does the 'Interlaced' option do?
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Photoshop: how to resize a text box without distorting the actual text?

When trying to resize a text box in Photoshop, it is stretching my type instead of just making the box larger. It is a text box and not a bounding box. It just started doing this out of the blue. How ...
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How to flip Brightness and preserve color in Photoshop?

as the title is saying. Using Photoshop, I want to invert the luminosity of my image using adjustment-layers, while the colors stay the same. So here is my example image: Dark Background (it's ...
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How to produce a SVG with vectors using Adobe CC

I have a bitmap image that I try to turn into a SVG using Adobe CC. (It is a logo for a responsive website). The image is below: First I create an Adobe EPS file using PhotopShop: I use the magic ...
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Is there a way to automate the merging of groups in photoshop, one by one?

In a file, I have about 10-20 groups of independent layers each. Is there a script/action that identifies each group and merges them one by one? As of now, it takes me a lot of time waiting on a ...
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How I Change the Adobe Photoshop default magnification [on hold]

Hi everyone I need help on the topic which is mentioned above
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Is date variable text possible in Photoshop CC 2019

I'm trying to create a date variable for a production template in Photoshop so that it updates to the current date when I save a new version of the document. It doesn't seem like much but over time ...
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White-out / burned-out font

does anyone know how I can create such a white-out/ burned-out font like in the example attached? Either in Photoshop or Illustrator. It looks like the text sits in front of a very bright light so ...
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Photoshop Copy one Text Layer and change font

I want to make a logo. I want to make a text layer and copy it for example 100 times and change each font. Is there any possibility?
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How to create rough/printed looking textures

I want to achieve the speckled black dots around the image and text alongside the overall rough texture on the shapes. Tried using spatter and texture overlays however I can not achieve the desired ...
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Batch Photomerge - Only Process Images in Folder with Specific Title

I am using a variant of the script on this Question to batch Photomerge a bunch of panoramic photo sets in different subfolders. However, the way I have my folder directories set up, the script can ...
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How to simplify a slide change in Photoshop?

What is the best way to simplify a slide change? I use "Gradient Overlay" and moving the circle, but it takes a lot of time. I need to take a lot of different pictures with other values. PSD file: ...
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How can I find a mentor to critique my work?

I'm a self-learning graphic designer. I work with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign and I thought I was doing fine until I got this big shock at work. I've been working for a year at some web design ...
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How to make Photoshop CS6 render a 2D text into 3D?

I have a 2D logo that I would like to render 3D using Photoshop CS6. I have gone as far as using new 3D extrusion from current selection. However, once the 3D shadow is made, it looks black. I'd ...
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How can I merge a heap of text into an image using Photoshop 2017 CC?

I have a templated PSD image that I want to use to build a heap of "memes" (for want of a better word). I have a heap of tips in text format. Most of them are 1-2 sentences at the most. I want to ...
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Convert Photoshop Layers to Artboard and keep artboard the same size as original canvas

I'm a dev working with some .PSDs given to me by our designer. We use Zeplin, a fancy tool that can give us a dev head start, but requires the designer to have created an artboard to export. ...
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PDF garbled Text when open - PDF created in Photoshop [closed]

Spec sheets for our products were created in Photoshop. When spec sheet is saved as a pdf it looks good. But when anyone opens it whether in Acrobat Pro, or Acrobate Reader or any other pdf program ...
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Photoshop knockout text to background

I want to make the overlapping part of the H white or transparent to the background how can i achieve this? i have searched online but couldnt find a good solution. I wanna do this with another ...
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How to display actual pixels (not print size), when exporting from Photoshop into a .pdf

So, whenever I try to view the output .pdf on a Mac or a PC, its size is identical to the "Print Size" in Photoshop, but I need it to display "Actual Pixels" size by default. Is there any way to do ...
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Sample Inverse Color in Photoshop

I'm looking for a way to quickly get the inverse of a color into the foreground or background color swatch. Ideally, I would like to use the eyedropper to sample a color from an image, but have the ...
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How can I find the resolution of a smart object in Photoshop, considering scaling and not just original resolution?

I'm working on a photomontage using smart objects and am wondering if there is an easy way to keep track of their resolution? I normally work in InDesign and find myself really missing my customized ...
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Fill selection holes (selecting the convex hull) in Photoshop

How can I select the convex hull of an existing selection in Photoshop. In other words, how does one fill the holes in a selection in Photoshop? Consider a donut shape. You use the wand to create a ...
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How to select a subject from a transparent background?

I downloaded an image which has a transparent background. The subject has lots of feathering around the edges so selecting the background with the magic wand leaves a substantial gap. How do I remove ...
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What's the VA property in the Photoshop text box?

I get the text property for a text box in the Photoshop provided below. Does anyone know whats the VA property in the info box?
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Copy from Photoshop into a grid in Illustrator

I'm a biologist. What we often do we copy "spots" of yeast plates into Illustrator. The problem is, whenever I copy a "spot" from Photoshop it goes in some pretty random place in Illustrator. What ...
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Changing colour of a line in photoshop

When I draw a rectangle shape in Photoshop it has colour properties. But when I draw a line it has no colour properties and just uses currently selected colour. I want to change the colours of lines ...
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Monochromatic Wave (Glitch Liquid)

I've been trying to find out how this effect has been made because I cant seem to get it done myself. I tried creating liquid and glitching it, but that doesn't look like anything close to this haha ...
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Gradient depth effect - How can we achieve this gradient?

I have been trying to achieve this effort for a while using the circular gradient and then another layer of linear-gradient however, I am not able to figure it out. Any help will be appreciated or ...
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What happened to pasted SmartObjects from Illustrator to Photoshop?

In older versions of Photoshop (before photoshop cc 2015, latest update)the app used to create smart objects from pasted paths out of Illustrator. When I wanted to edit the Paths (double clicking on ...
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How can I extend the pattern in a group layer mask?

I'm fairly new to photoshop (currently using CC 2015) so I apologise for any incorrect use of terminology and if I'm asking a stupid question. I created an A6 document and followed instructions to ...
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How to rasterize layer blending options in Photoshop without loosing the effect

Let's say I have a layer with color and another layer with texture over it. That top layer has a blending option "Overlay". How do I rasterize that top layer, but keep the overlay effect?
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How can this image be turned 'white'?

How can this image be turned white - the figures, clock etc, so that it can be placed on a black background, while still retaining its quality?