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Save one frame in After Effects as svg (vector) instead of psd?

I have used the 'Composition - Save Frame as - Photoshop Layers....", but was wondering if there is some plugin or some 'thing' that could save the frame as a vector file instead (.svg, .eps, .ai)? ...
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How I can create this effect on a photo?

I would have liked to know how to edit the photo to get this effect? Does anyone have a hint for me how to do this? If someone knows an action script that does this and you have to pay for it, I don't ...
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Pencil tool randomly changes color from foreground to background in Photoshop

Out of nowhere my pencil tool has been randomly changing color to that of my bg color even when it's not selected. Pressure sensitivity isn't the case, or brush options, I've reset the brush preset, ...
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How to smudge a pixelized or jagged image to a painterly effect?

I'm exporting a base model from zbrush to use as a base from a painting. I don't wish to work in high topology, so exported models show thousands of small polygons. What is the best way to smudge ...
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Grid system resources for 1920*1080 grid

I just read this great book with extensive documentation of grid systems for print. However I want to create a document that will be displayed on screen in landscape mode (1920*1080) but didn't ...
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What is Albrecht Dürer's Perspective Machine drawing style?

This style of drawing always fascinates me but I can't find what this category is. Here is another example from Eric Mahler: And another one from Tom Gauld: Line Drawing doesn't quite fit. Is ...
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Fonts vary (eg, dramatic kerning) between being loaded from typekit.com and local CC sync

I'm not sure if this is a question or a bug. I noticed that when loading the font "Futura PT" in as a webfont from typekit, the kerning was completely off in places, most noticeably with the letter ...
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Design a map for a 3d game similar to Discord's style in SVG with Affinity Designer

I'm just a backend developer who has no talent with design, and I'm currently developing a game for iOS, Android, PC, macOS, PS4, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One. I just want to design something like ...
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Illustrator: pixels lost after fitting to artwork bounds and saving for web

I am editing an svg file: I am using Object -> Artboards -> Fit to Artwork Bounds which seem to work well: But when I save for web as a small dimension (73x64) png I get this result: As you ...
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Is Illustrator accurate for business card sizes?

I've just created my first business card in Illustrator. It has the standard UK business card size of 55 x 85 mm, a 3mm bleed, 300 DPI and the rest of it, and my smallest font-size is 8.94 points, ...
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Inconsistent resizing constraints between symbol and instance

This might be a simple question but I have come across a weird inconsistency with my spacing constraints when I embed symbols into one another. In this first Filter symbol the arrows stay right-...
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Illustrator and batch coversion of SVG from CSS styles usage to presentation attributes

I have 60 SVG files, all with <style> tags. I can load one by one, manually into illustrator - the Export for screens, and choose the right SVG options to enable presentation attributes. That ...
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How do I change the direction of mesh lines in Illustrator?

I'm creating an object that has the mesh. I want the mesh lines to travel in a particular direction, but when I set them up they default to another direction. Is there a way to change this without ...
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How do I globally choose a fill color/gradient for my shapes?

The question suggested me this answer: How to select a global fill color for shapes However I want to achieve this using CS6, and I remember that time ago I have opened a sample .PSD file with a ...
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What is the best way to convert text to outlines?

I know convertthis is horrible and I cringe every time the printer asks. However, my team builds our files in InDesign and supplies print PDFs. The printer opens the PDFs in Illustrator or a program ...
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Made transparent background for a signature: tools on line [duplicate]

We suppose that I put my signature on a piece of white paper with my first and last name on it. After is executed a scan of this signature in .pdf, or .png or .tiff, etc. (a image file). What are ...
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How can I change the perspective of an object Illustrator CS5

I have a flat object. I want to fit it on a laptop screen. I can't use the perspective grid because it only deals with a straight line axis and the screen doesn't have any edges on a straight line....
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How to export texture as .gltf file in Blender 2.79 [migrated]

Trying to export object in Blender 2.79 with texture as .gltf file. I've exported it as .gltf separate and embedded but none of it works. How to do it? The texture itself is a .png file imported to ...
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How to export SVG code to .svg file

I'm working a lot with Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) code and need some help. How do I export SVG code to a file? Do I have to use a program outside of my text editor to do this?
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Why is the edge of this pixel-perfect rectangle in Illustrator still fuzzy?

I have a simple rectangle that is totally aligned to the pixel grid. Position X, Y and width and height values are all whole integers. I've also checked the 4 corner vertices which are all definitely ...
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Objects not moving in small increments illustrator [on hold]

When I'm working on a project and I have a lot of objects they start to jump in large increments instead of the small ones I need. If I start a new project the problem is gone. Align to grid is off ...
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How to create a pattern out of grid in perspective

I’m trying to create a seamless pattern out of the grid below but cannot figure out how to do so. Whatever I do the lines don’t line up perfectly. I’m trying to keep the sample as big as possible ...
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Slicing a square into four equal rectangles in inkscape?

I tried creating a square, turning it into a path (Path > Object to Path) and then placing four rectangles over it that are also paths and doing path > division. But the square does not divide into ...
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Best tool to quickly colour vector shapes

I need a tool that lets me quickly colour vector shapes. The Live Paint tool in Illustrator is good BUT the problem is that I also need the same shapes to have a specific stroke, an hand-drawn like ...
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Why is my logo looking weird in PDF when it looks fine InDesign?

I have a brochure created in InDesign, the logo I am using on it is an AI vector. It looks normal in InDesign, but when I export to PDF it looks distorted. At 400% in PDF, it looks normal but when I ...
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adobe-indesign TOC generate subhead2 first before subhead1

I am creating a document using Adobe InDesign and for some reason when creating the table of content the subhead2 content is printed before the subhead1 content. For example on the document I have ...
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make the selected textbox editable with keyboard shortcuts in adobe acrobat

I navigate to the next item in the document panel with tab key on editing mode. But I cannot figure out how to make the text editable without using the mouse. I have looked the keyboard shortcut ...
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Illustrator - Transform each scale by specific dimensions

is there any way how to use Transform Each->Scale with specific dimensions instead of percentage (e.g. 2 cm x 1.3 cm)? If I type a specific dimension it just resets the number to the default "100%". ...
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There's the possibility to create a selection clicking on Group/folder in Photoshop?

I would like to know if there's the possibility to create a selection of child layers inside the group/folder in Photoshop. I have a master folder called DX and I need to create a selection of all ...
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I am lost, why color output differs everywhere?

http://prntscr.com/ompfh8 I have read about what is sRGB and some color modes. I know where to edit color mode Edit - Color Settings. But after spending a lot of time i am unable to synchronize my ...
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Is there a way to load files into stack but into an already opened file in Photoshop CC?

I know that I can Scripts > Load files into stack. This will create a NEW document where each external image is it's own layer. I'm wondering if there's a way to do that but load that stack into an ...
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Tron style 3D wireframe matrix surface effect with Illustrator?

Remember that scene from the 1980s Transformers movie when this happened: I thought it was amazing. Anyway, I'm trying to make that retro "this is what we think the future looks like in the 80s" ...
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Why do printer's ask for PMS Colors to be called out?

We send Illustrator files to print manufactures overseas and they ask for PMS colors to be called out somewhere within the artboard (a box of color with PMS 376 typed out underneath for example). I ...
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How to display better a product on a outdoor photo, without making it look childish and unrealistic?

For my next campaign, I have to use a half back and white, half colored photo of any Indian monument (Represents our Independence Day). I also have to show 2 products --- they are EKG / ECG Machines -...
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Proper shortcut to the Fill dialog box in Photoshop

What is the "proper" shortcut to bring up the Fill dialog box in Photoshop? In almost every tutorial on Youtube I can see Shift + Delete being used, which doesn't work for me. I'm on Windows and I use ...
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Finding the axis of an O

Having looked at some illustrations that are supposed to explain the concept of an axis, I'm confused. Is finding the axis of an O merely a matter of drawing a line through its thinnest parts, or is ...
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Rename multiple layers in Sketch

I have a lot of ugly layer names in my layer panel. How can I change the name of all of them?
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Software to realize accurate drawings in the books of Physics [duplicate]

First of all, hallo everyone. With this question, considering that I read many texts on Physics in Italian and English, I was very surprised and really amazed by the excellent creation of the drawings,...
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Newbie needing help with making a vector

Hey guys. Newbie here trying to make a logo for my company. I’ve made the logo on photoshop, got it into Inkscape and am trying to get a vector image. Any time I try...I get all these layers that show ...
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Just how much information should you share with a former client?

I know this is subjective to a degree. I am asking for best practice or experienced input. TL;DR: How willing should a designer be to share specific job specifications with a past client after the ...
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How to have center path for every text

I can make path with the pen tool. But it will take time. Is there any plugin or way to have a center segment or path for each letter. I want to use that segment as path in After effect. Any help
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What is this style of illustration from the 50's and 60's?

Does anyone know what style/category this type of illustration falls under, and any tips on where to learn more about this would be appreciated.
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Resize font size automatically to fill bounding box

I have an area text box, I would like the behaviour that the font size is automatically adjusted depending on the width or height of the bounding box. Is that possible?
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How do I let the user know a menu will appear on touch slide?

If I have an hamburguer icon on mobile devices, how do I let the user know a menu will appear on touch slide instead of clicking the icon? Is there any visual trick both for the touch slide left and ...
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When grouping, how to align the objects in the group with other ungrouped objects, and turn on the smart guideline is invalid

When grouping, how to align the objects in the group with other ungrouped objects, and turn on the smart guideline is invalid. Grouping the B c d three objects together, the group can be aligned A ...
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Indesign font size irregularities

Last night I was editing printed chapters. I noticed that on some paragraphs, the font size changes from 11 to 12. I used the same exact paragraph style on all of them. All my paragraph styles are ...
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Why is my label so dull?

I'm unsure of why my label's golden/brown colour is so dull. It's in and was created in CMYK, the PDF was outputted to press quality. It's being printed digitally. (It's a small run of labels.) I've ...
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Update Adobe Illustrator CS3 plugin to CS6

I'm seeking a method to make a script currently compatible with Adobe Illustrator CS3; compatible with Ai CS6. On launch Ai CS6, displays "Error loading plugins". The issue could be the UI, as CS3 and ...
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How do I make a scatter brush in Illustrator that randomizes the tint and shade of elements in the brush?

I am trying to create a scatter brush in Illustrator CC that adjusts the tint and shade of the objects in the brush to give me a result like this: Currently I can only get the scatter brush to look ...
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Multi-versioned document

I have a project where I need to establish a document that contains multiple versions of which some of the text is common to all versions and some is unique to each version. Does InDesign support ...

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