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Is it possible to “temporarily” select a sub-level of a group for single edits?

Let say I've a group of 4 layers. Once I select it with mouse, it selects the whole "group": every edit applies to all sub layers (such as move, drag, resize, and so on). Is it possible (without ...
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Color management between mac and pc

I have seen posts for color management between computer and printer, but I'm having a hard time finding the answer to color management between a mac and the printer and a pc and the printer. I work in ...
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How can I prevent this optical illusion of a rotated text?

Recently I have been trying to add tabs to my application. When designing the Zoom tab, I find that when focusing on other elements of the screen it appears to look like eoon to the unfocused eye. ...
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How to create this curved shape in Cinema 4D?

After several attempts I don't know where to go creating smiling mouths of these folks. End result: More precisely: How to bend them? Tried adding Bend Object but it didn't work out. How to ...
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Edge quality goes down when exporting with Gimp (no compression, any format)

This image looks pretty in Gimp’s native XCF format: : After exporting to any internet format without compression it looks like this: What’s the reason for this loss of quality, and how can I avoid ...
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How to enlarge an image without anti-aliasing (using free software)?

I have a 30×30 image, and I resize it to 60×60. All the original pixels now blur into each other due to anti-aliasing. Is there a way to resize the image but keeping the pixelated look, e.g., 1 black ...
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How to replace N group with a new one?

I have this situation, where each Slider + Port is a group: Now, Unfortunately I've make the Slider too high. So I need to resize the Height of each (without touch the rest). Is it possible to ...
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Set size of image in Illustrator

I use Photoshop and now starting on Illustrator but I can't work out how to change the size of the overall image. I have opened a pre-existing one but unlike Photoshop I can't see where to find the ...
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After the Smart Guides turned on,

After the Smart Guides turned on, why does the anchor point on a line actively align the anchor point on a shape path, but the shape path cannot actively align the anchor point on the line?
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Layer Styles appear when clicking on a layer [on hold]

I have PS CS6 and every time I use a layer, the layer styles box appears which has become really annoying. I feel that I have pressed something and now can't find the error. Any ideas would be ...
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Is it possible to preserve the length of an arc while changing it?

Lets say I have an arc and I want to change the endpoints/handles/etc. but I want to preserve the length. Note that I do not mean the distance between the endpoints but the length of the curve. Is ...
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Illustrator graphics for word doc

I need to place graphics from Illustrator into word. Every time I save as png or wmf the size is smaller than the actual size in Illustrator. Does anyone know what to do to get the word placement to ...
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Refining the choice of drawing-tablet to gift to a (semi-pro) designer [closed]

Looking for anyone who has experience using a variety of drawing-tablets to answer some basic questions about their usefulness. Intro My girlfriend is gifted with the ability to produce magnificent ...
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Does Facebook’s 20% rule apply to sharing images on posts?

I'm the social media designer for the company I work at, and most of our images are just used for posts. I've been asked to follow the 20% rule and have even been asked once or twice to make the text ...
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Torus/vortex/wormhole warp effect

I am trying to understand the principle behind making this effect: I normally work in Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop and but I am falling short of making anything like this. I'd like to be able to make ...
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How to make figures with labels and text using Illustrator editable in InDesign

I work at an engineering/research firm (as engineer/researcher), and I make a lot of figures for reports and presentations. My usual workflow uses Illustrator and InDesign (and matlab): I make graphs ...
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Fonts are not clear in the pdf

Currently i'm working on my resume using Photoshop cs6. When i get the pdf version of my CV,i can see some of the fonts are in grey color and some of were not there.I'll appreciate if someone help me ...
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How to change a shape made in photoshop to aftereffects shape

I have imported a logo made in photoshop tp aftereffects and now I need to animate the borders of the shape and create trim path animation. How do I do that?
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Creating a shape inside of an image trace in illustrator

How can I create a shape using the pen tool inside of a logo I traced? I am trying to make the airplane in this vector file a different color from the rest of the A. Everything I am doing with the pen ...
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Photoshop color picker giving me the incorrect color

I used the color picker tool to sample a color in one Photoshop document. The rgb returned was (1, 81, 144) - a shade of blue. In a separate Photoshop document, I want to set the fill of a shape to ...
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Photoshop - Resize image to scale from known object length

I have an image in photo shop that looks like this... I know that the length of the blue line has to be 20mm, how can I resize the whole image to scale?
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Why is trace bitmap not working? [on hold]

Why is trace bitmap not working? It will not pull up at all. I have uninstalled/reinstalled program 4 times in hopes to fix the problem. Everything else seems to be working fine. But everytime I ...
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How to create 2 curved lines in illustrator that are an equal distance from each other?

I'm trying to create two even lines that follow this roughly drawn curve (in red) here: Here is a rough example of how I want the lines to look, only spanning the entire length of the curvy line ...
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Apply a font change script in master pages

InDesign script to replace all fonts in a document I used the above script to change fonts in multiple documents, only to find out that it doesn't also change the fonts in the Master Pages, which I ...
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how to get images as if they are in the multiply blend mode?

I have this very intricate cutout with very bright colors. They are so bright I like them better when they are in multiply blend mode against its backdrop. However, I can't leave them that way, ...
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How to stabilize series of jpgs for animated gif?

There is this series of jpegs that I want to turn into an animated gif. That's easy enough, but the subject jumps around as the people in the image shift. How can I stabilize the subjects? I know ...
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How to keep vector pattern when exporting from Inkscape to PDF or SVG?

I created an image in Inkscape that incorporates a custom line pattern of diagonal lines and looks like this: Now I want to export this image as vector graphic in PDF format. However when I am using ...
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How is a “wipe effect” intellectually accomplished, animated DIRECTIONAL fade-in from left to right

I don't understand what a "wipe effect" or DIRECTIONAL fade in is "intellectually." To provide some context, here is my graphics environment: Layer 3: if needed, I can use too (please note the ...
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Is there a way, while dragging, to “snap” to the nearest guide?

I'm copy, paste and dragging some group of elements. While I'm dragging, I'd like to "snap" to the nearest guide I've set in the workspace. Else, I need to zoom and move the key arrow to reach ...
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How can I make this dot-matrix in Figma without doing it dot-by-dot?

Ideally I'd like it to follow a bezier path so I can change the shape and find what I like best.
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How do I select multiple layers/groups with mouse's dragging?

I have in the workspace some objects. Some are grouped, and are near. I'd like to make a selection of them with click/mouse drag, instead of shift-click selecting each of them (they are somethings ...
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Can debadging a car avoid a copyright claim? [on hold]

I have seen lots of stock images with cars that have no badges on them, I am guessing this is a way to prevent a copyright claim of the branding. But what about the car itself? I am sure those are ...
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Changing DPI in GIMP

I'd like to open a PNG image in GIMP, change its DPI, and save it (overwrite the original file). I only want to change the DPI and nothing else. I mean size, colors, transparency, compression etc. ...
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affinity designer: how to join separate curves at non-endpoints?

If I have a curve of nodes a,b,c. And another curve of nodes 1,2,3.... I can select both curves and hit join nodes and it will connect them at the endpoints c,3. But how the heck do I connect them ...
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Have Pantone Number, Now How Do I Find In Illustrator? [duplicate]

I have selected a Pantone color from a Pantone book, let's say 285 C, now I want to make my artwork to that Pantone color and ready for print. How do I go about it?
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How can I place the text in this logo in a way that would unite both items better?

I've tried multiple iterations (internet is limited for me today, so cannot upload all variations) but each one looks uglier than its predecessor. Because the logo art leaves a triangular space at ...
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how to get a gradient (not color!) effect in paint.net or gimp

Is it possible to obtain a gradient (aka gradual) distort (or other) effect in paint.net or gimp? How? I mean, for example: 1) pixelate: start on the left with pixels 2x2, and end on the right with ...
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Affinity Designer: How to save embedded image?

In Affinity Designer 1.6, how do I save an embedded image to disk? Of course I want the original resolution of the image, and - if possible - the original EXIF data.
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Exporting Indesign to PDF to Powerpoint

Anyone know the best practice to export a Indesign file into Powerpoint? I have tried multiple plug in converters and am still finding the best way is to export to PDF, then PDF to Powerpoint. ...
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What kind of font are these? [closed]

Really need to know what kind of fonts are these before I decide to buy this necklace. And how does the letter I looks in these fonts capitalized
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Inkscape - easy way to make a lace design?

Was playing around with designing clothes on Inkscape, and was wondering if you are able to make lace? I've already tried to make lace with the Bezier Curve, but every time I try it looks awful. Any ...
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Graphic appears blurry in Chrome and oversharpened in Firefox

I exported the images on Adobe XD. For some reason the graphics on my page appear blurry in Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge and oversharpened in Firefox. Also in Google Chrome when I go inside the ...
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How should I make my icons as a part of a design system?

I'm creating a design system for a user interface design project and I want to make icons accessible for designers and developers. Icons can have different styles like: Different strokes (1px and 2px)...
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Holding shift and alt gives eyedropper

I was working with shape layers in photoshop CC 2018. I selected the ellipse tool and held down shift and alt which should create a circle with a centre at the point from where I started dragging , ...
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How to add realistic rainbow to picture using pixelmator and Macbook? [closed]

How can I add a realistic rainbow to a photo using pixelmatr and a Macbook?
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Critique my logo please

I asked for a critique on my personal logo before and got an amazing response from you guys. thank you! So i abandoned that idea and now have created this new logo. Basically, I am a graphic ...
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Antialiased borders after rendering

I'm doing an animation with Moho 12 Pro and i started animating two characters made of shapes from the software itself (without any import). But when I render them, on the arms clearly there are some ...
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How can I remove the white under base?

How can I remove the white under base from an object when opened in photoshop? I want to use this image for print and do not want a background to appear on the printed garment.
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How can I recolor this render with a good skin tone?

How can I recolor this 3d render with a good skin tone in photoshop cc? I tried but it was not convincing.
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How can I create a Lorenz attractor in illustrator? [on hold]

I want to recreate this image in illustrator fairly closely, without drawing each path manually. How can I proceed?

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