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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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Create layer in another layer borders

I am using adobe Illustrator CC 2018. I have a circle and I want to create a rectangle inside the circle without getting outside of the circle borders. (Delete selected parts) Thank you in advance.
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GIMP Commands History per Layer in the XCF?

There is a feature so useful in a graphics editor that I cannot believe it cannot be found in GIMP. Maybe it's buried in some menus? Have a GIMP .xcf file with a few layers that was created some time ...
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Critique of timeline aesthetic

I am working with this timeline as seen below. I'll try to explain it a bit: Each circle represents an event. There are no tick marks because it's not a "mission-critical" kind of data set. We just ...
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How can I make a printable map for a spherical Earth globe?

Preferably, with a non professional free software, such as Gimp or Paint.net. In essence, I want to turn this: into this: How can I portion the image in multiple pieces with the same area? How ...
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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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How do fix harmony to an existing palette?

I have the following color problem: Product colors were defined years ago without thinking on UI first, accessibility. With time there were many interpretations of the colors and the problem kept ...
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AI to PDF, mask over photo doesn't show

I layered a gradient over a photo and masked it to create a fade. When I save the file as a PDF and place the file in an email the image doesn't show the fade. I've saved it every way I can think of ...
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How to edit a text box under another text box in Adobe Acrobat PDF?

For the life of me I cannot edit the smaller text box area that is totally contained by a larger one. I just need to edit the text on this smaller box but unsure how I can access to it. I can select ...
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Can I embed a font into a mobile app if I download the font from a brand's authorized asset center?

I assume that the brand has already purchased the license for the font (It's a big international brand), but I don't know if my usage is covered though. If not, I have to purchase the license which ...
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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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(Ilustrator CS6) Missing custom color swatches from gradient tool

I'm having a new problem that I'm 100% certain it wasnt there before. On the top I'm pointing out my custom color swatches. As far as I can remember, If I wanted to add those colors to a gradient I ...
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Is it possible to export all Combined files as JPEG with specific file names?

If you open a PDF in Acrobat & Combine multiple files, can it export all the files as JPEG with the specific file names?
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Can I set Inkscape to use 300 dpi as its document properties?

I have a document that has a background I'm making in Photoshop, and a foreground I'm making in Inkscape. The document size is A1, 300dpi, which in pixels is 7016X9933. I want to be able to move back ...
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Change color of word inside text box in Sketch

I want to change the text color of 1 line of text inside my textbox that has multiple lines of text. When I try to do this through the style dialog, the text color changes of the whole textbox content....
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Working with a huge file. Illustrator is super slow. What can I do to ease the load?

The size of the file is 168mb and it's nearly impossible to work on the file because every action takes like five minutes or so to complete. The artwork is of a scene filled with characters and I so ...
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I want someone to help me create eye-catching logo for my website [on hold]

I own a website codability.cf which helps beginners to learn coding by coding challenges and tutorials. I want a logo for that website. I want to emphasize the words Cod(Code) and ability differently. ...
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How to edit transparent shape without any paths

I have this transparent shape inside this ball which doesn't have any paths and the problem is that this shape doesn't resize with the ball.. Where is this shape coming from? and how can I change it ...
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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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How to print PNG or SVG file with full details?

I usually post coding problems in here, but apparently there is also a tag for printing. So here it goes: I need to print very details designs for a family business. However, the prints results I'm ...
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How do I get rid of the background in my eps image without affecting the appearance of the foreground? [duplicate]

I have an eps file with a gradient background. I want to delete the background and export the remains as png. When I disable the background file the remaining image looks awkward, the transparent ...
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web dev looking for some suggestions on this amateur logo design [on hold]

I'm a junior web developer. I'm actually in the process of building a personal website and I decided to design myself a logo first. This is the first logo I have designed or let alone use Illustrator, ...
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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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cut not working in Gimp

I'm very new to image editing, I will try to explain my issue to the best of my ability. When I use the laso icon and complete this and connect it back to the starting point, the line stays solid and ...
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No effect of kerning pairs :(

My issue is that kerning doesn't seem to have any effect! It is very similar to this question, however the answer which helped that guy didn't help me :( Here is what's going on: I added a lookup ...
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How to justify a text with Adobe Illustrator

I use Adobe Illustrator 2019 for Windows. Sometimes I would like to justify a long text (left and right alignment) in the same way as Windows Office. Currently I work as follows. I write the text in ...
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Replicate the DOE Energy Flow chart?

Is there a name for this type of material flow chart? Are there any tools to automate or partially automate the creation of these charts? Or are these created manually in a program like Adobe ...
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What font is this Sans Serif (AUTOTEAMPENO logo)?

I tried all the existing webservices to be able to identify the character used in the logo. I tried as well to optimize the picture as said by all the webservices, like WhatTheFont, etc I tried ...
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What software/tools was used for this

https://dogstudio.co Saw this on awwwwards today, and was blown away was just curious what tools/software could have been used to create an interactive background like that.
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InDesign: Change Layout of Overridden Frames by Master Page

I'm using InDesign to format a teacher's guide. Each activity will be based on an Activity Master Page (call it B). So I set up B with the frames I want to appear on each activity page. Then, to add ...
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Adobe Illustrator Variable Data - XML & CSV data drops apostrophes and quotation marks in data

I am generating a custom report with custom graph data for each record. Since I need to generate the graph data I am stuck with Illustrator as the program to develop the unique designs for each record....
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Creating a flat illustrator effect which makes it look like 3D (illustrator effect) [on hold]

Back with another question. Does anyone knows how to create a object like the one underneath. It looks like it's 3d but it's a flat effect. Image credits: Take Chabukiani
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How can I make a full coloured icon set work as a font?

I am in the process of designing a set of icons for my client to offer a full-colour alternative, whereby the gradient has an outline colour, with a fill gradient colour. For example here - https://...
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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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Join multiple branches to a main path without connecting branches

I am pretty new in the Illustration world and as my first design I need a branching path. I started joining my first arrow to the main path... however, when I add the second arrow to the main path, ...
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Creating a swirling line effect on a letter or object in illustrator

I'm back with a question, does anyone has an idea on how te create this swirl effect on a letter, or an stroke in illustrator? Looks so difficult to create, just curious if there is any easy way for ...
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AI positioning circles within an arc at equal distances and heights

I am trying to create a simple visual, but I can't find a good way to align smaller blue circles within a larger arc. You can tell I've just kind of eye-balled it. Here is what I'm working with: I ...
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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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Asking the easy software for graphical abstract design as a beginners [on hold]

Which software is easy to use to make a graphical abstract design in journal for a beginners? I mean to say one page with whole story of a research papers. Please suggest me.
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I copied an image from another website using windows [on hold]

When i opened it the image was not sharp it was pixelated. the image was in the PNG format. How can I sharpen the image. Thanks.
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Should line art in Illustrator be drawn at 100% zoom?

I'm doing line art for a sketch that I already created in Photoshop. When I imported the drawing into Illustrator and zoomed it to 100%, I noticed that it was a lot smaller than how it appeared in ...
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Japanese font not found on GIMP's font list (despite being installed)

I'm using Windows 10 and I want to make a japanese logo on GIMP, and in order to create I downloaded free japanese fonts (both as otf and ttf). After installing the fonts, they don't appear in the ...
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6 color limit on primary and 6 color limit on secondary?

I'm designing a label for a soft drink (can) and in the requirements, it lists: When designing/prepping final files, please be aware that there is a 6 color limitation on secondary and a 6 color ...
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Downloaded font not showing colors, only shape / contour

I've downloaded a couple of fonts - Abelone and Playbox, but neither of the font colors or designs are showing up in Illustrator. They are just showing in all black/solid colors: They should show the ...
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Distributing objects between guides not working properly

I've had this issue with Illustrator 5.5, 6 and CC, usually I work around it, but today I am sorta frustrated with the issue and decided to try and find a permanent solution. It doesn't happen all ...
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How to fix resolution on a pasted image?

I'm using Gimp 2.10 and when I paste an image over another image and transform it, the clarity of the pasted image decreases dramatically. I'm completely new to all of this and am learning as I go. ...
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Auto indent when wrapping a long line to the second line

I am trying to automate a simple indent on the second or wrapped line of names that won't fit my columns, in a very long list of individual and business names. Can't find where InDesign does that.
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How do I turn a pen outline into a single object for gradients? (Inkscape)

My question is a bit weirdly worded, but I'm sure this is common thing to ask. I inserted an image and traced it with the pen tool, but I didn't do it in one go. I have one part, which itself was done ...
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Applying Brush splash over multiple elements, while preserving outlines [duplicate]

I want to apply a brush splash to the central petals of the flower. But clipping mask doesn't work. It says object is too complex. The only way I found to resolve this problem is using shape builder ...

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