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How can you extend a motion in an image with Photoshop?

I've been playing around with Content Aware Scale after being inspired by this question, and have what I think is a great solution, quite different from my first, and an awful lot easier! A one minute ...
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How do I stop Illustrator from snapping to pixel increments?

In Illustrator 2019, the snap-to-pixel toggle has been moved to a more convenient location in the top right of the application. It is the magnet icon connected to three vertical squares. Clicking it ...
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How to change the color of multiple objects of the same color all at once?

Option 1. If you want to change one specific color to another specific color. Select one object of the color you want to change Select → Same → Fill Color Change the fill to your desired new color ...
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What is the easiest way to export just the selected objects in Illustrator?

In Illustrator CC 2015.3 (20), Adobe finally added an asset export tool similar to Sketch. Now you can select any objects, right click and "Export Selection...". If you want to export multiple ...
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Adobe Photoshop CS5 64bit Colour picker colour range is wrong and unable to set background colour

You have the G color channel selected (from R,G,B). The screenshot you're following has the H selected (from H,S,B). Click on the H radio button and you'll see the exact same color preview. You must ...
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How can you extend a motion in an image with Photoshop?

The image here is by no means perfect, but I can tell you how I achieved it in two or three minutes, and hopefully you can use my notes as a guide to get it right (in half an hour+ haha): Create new ...
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How can I stop the points on a path extending past the path

In the contour panel you can set the corner style to rounded; that should hopefully be enough to make the path stay inside the shape. (Sorry, my Illustrator is in German) Alternatives: 1) if you are ...
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Illustrator keeps moving my object to 0.5 px

I know this is an old post and the issue might already be resolved. I'm replying because I ran into a similar problem today and found a workaround. Maybe this will be useful for someone else, for I ...
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How do I work with an image in Illustrator and save it back as an image?

Simply link to or embed your raster image, make your annotations, and then use File > Export and choose JPG or PNG. Be aware that many raster formats, such as PNG, don't store any PPI settings. ...
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Keeping Margin Space from a PDF when Editing in Photoshop

You need to change which boundary you are cropping the PDF to, when you open it. Use the options in the menu that is presented to you, when you initially open the PDF. According to Adobe's website: ...
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Indesign style combining underlined text and spaces

Create a new character style and call it "Not Underlined". Set the Underline color in its Underline Options to "None". To be able to do so, you must temporarily enable underline! Then, after setting ...
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Specifying distance between objects in Adobe Illustrator CS5

This can be efficiently accomplished using the Transform Palette (found under Window > Transform) Lets say for example I want to move the yellow square to the right of the blue square precisely, ...
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Photoshop: Animated PNG?

Photopea photo editor can open APNG (and GIF) and place each frame into a separate layer. Then, you can download it as a layered PSD. It can also convert a layered PSD into APNG (or GIF), while ...
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How can I import multi-page AI files or PDFs to InDesign CS5.5?

Place the file as usual with File > Place... (Cmd / Ctrl+D), but before clicking 'Open', check the 'Show Import Options' box. That way, you will have the options to choose the page / artboard you want ...
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How can I blend this white dot into the fabric background layer?

Using the texture you already have as the background layer, draw a filled white circle on a layer above Duplicate the background layer, and drag it above the circle layer. Alt+click between the two ...
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How to separate shapes drawn with pen tool into individual paths

The Shape Builder is the most obvious way, already covered in another answer, but it's also possible to use Illustrator's Live Paint functionality and the Live Paint Bucket tool for this, especially ...
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How can I make name places with individual names

Save the names in CSV format and import in InDesign via 'Window → Utilities → Data Merge' Define where in your template the names should be injected Detailed info at https://helpx.adobe.com/indesign/...
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Replace gradient with solid colour on PNG/JPEG with Photoshop CS5

Another Solution which i mostly use when i have white&coloured combo In that case i avoid using hue saturation and rather i uses color overlay in color mode. => Create selection via Lasso tool (...
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How can I change the perspective of an object Illustrator CS5

Does Illustrator CS5 have a similar function? Yes. But it's sort of hidden in CS5.... For Illustrator CS6 or older.... Select an object and grab the Free Transform Tool Now.. in this order.. you ...
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Symmetrical perspective with Free Transform in Illustrator CS5?

I found the solution myself. Press Cmd + alt + Shift when you're dragging. Note: You need to first click and hold or start dragging the anchor before you can do the command above.
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Photoshop CS5, how to create a layer mask from a layer?

This isn't exactly a layer mask but creates a similar effect. In the Layers panel, put the "layer mask" layer underneath the layer that you want masked. Right click on the layer that you want masked, ...
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Indesign CS5 No longer displaying section markers in Table of Contents

I sometimes do exactly what @Lauren Ipsum suggested. Another option is to add the repeating text (set using a style that is not included in the TOC) to the master page, so that it appears on each ...
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How to export layers to pages of a pdf file in Photoshop CS5

I use PSD for most of my work. It doesn't make sense to pay for Indesign for the few moments I use it. Best way to do this is export the layers to file as said above. File->Scripts->Export layers to ...
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What is the difference between Working RGB and Document RGB when exporting a PDF from InDesign CS5

I had asked a similar question to this a few months ago, and @joojaa gave me this helpful answer: They are all the same profile. The name of the profile is sRGB IEC61966-2.1. The other labels are ...
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How should I trace/vectorize my logo?

As Scott said, never assume that's the best there is. Someone, somewhere has the clean art. My favorite way to try to find vector art is to search for the company name and PDF. So in this case, ...
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Is there a way to set default file information

I found the below Listening script great for adding metadata to my InDesign PDFs. I wanted the Author and Document Title included in the PDF Document Properties each time I generated a PDF as a ...
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Easy way in Illustrator to create template of grommets for printing on banners?

You can do this with a dashed stroke. Open your banner file. Draw a rectangle 2 inches in from all sides (or however far from edge you put center of grommet). If your banner is 4' x 6' then make a ...
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How to preserve a curve when using the "rounded corners" effect on my shape?

I don't have CS5, but this should work: Select your path. With the pen tool selected, create points on each side of the anchor points, something like the following: With the white arrow tool ...
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