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How do I use the Duplicate Brush in Krita? (on a tablet)

It's called the Clone Brush in the newest version of Krita. To use it, do the following: Click on the Brush Tool, then in the tool options along the top click on the brush icon, then open the ...
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Gummy Bear Digital Drawing Critique

You did well in creating the dimensionality of the gummi bear, but one aspect that I feel did not come through as well is the transparency. It might have been the specific lightning you were copying, ...
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How to create nice shadows in krita?

I don't think that this really has anything to do with software you are using, but rather the way that the drawing has been created. There are several problems to address. For an object to have ...
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Drawing lines come out jagged

I will try to point you "whys", and possible fixes in terms of Krita, that is the tool I use. Your machine is too slow to correctly process strokes, dropping information. Try playing with: distance ...
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Difference in Applying of brush strokes between the real world and the digital art world

I use Krita, not Photoshop so I can't point you a solution specifically in Photoshop. I will first point a quick possible big "why" for your problem and latter point other possible problems ...
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How can I paint over a picture or a 3D model in Photoshop?

Imagine doing this with an actual painting – you would not be able to look under the new layer at all, so don't feel discouraged by the confusion. Work with it just as if you were painting without ...
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How to change a flat 2D png image into an image with more depth, similar to the animated Disney images?

The method I would use to create such shading and highlights is to use gradient meshes in Adobe Illustrator. Here's an example showing the kind of effects you can get. This technique isn't quick or ...
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Color consistency across different monitors

You could use calibration to get the views on both your monitors to line up, colour-wise. The quality of the calibration depends on how much you'll spend on calibration soft- and hardware. This can ...
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PDF Printing protection

Files simply do not work like this. Even if all PDF readers had implemented such a file-destruction mechanism, it could easily be circumvented by copying the file before printing or recompiling any ...
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How can improve this picture in photoshop?

It's not clear what you mean by "make it look like a real wallpaper." In any event, I see 2 issues with the image: The bunny is overexposed and that's causing the highlights to be blown out. If you ...
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How do I prevent the white outline around the inside of the blue circle not happen?

This is caused by the black stroke using anti-aliasing to make the edges appear smoother. Anti-aliasing is the smoothing of jagged edges in digital images by averaging the colors of the pixels at a ...
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How to lighten color without ruining texture and line in photoshop?

Yes you can achieve that with blending modes. I'll show you a quick example by adding some extra lit areas around the window... First, on a new layer, I block in some color in the areas I want lit. I ...
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How to I make this more realistic/add more depth

Depens a lot on what program are you using. But lets get to that later. In general: Try to texture a bit the objects. Even Paint wich is the most basic program ever, has a spray that can give you a ...
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Choosing a Graphic Tablet

You can view specifications at Wacom's web site. Look at pressure levels, active area, and those sorts of things. No need to repeat them here. The ones with "touch" in their name also have touch ...
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How to paint this bottle glossy?

I will cheat and give you some links for you to study. Inkscape: realistic lighting and shading How can I make a shape look like it is made of glass? Prototype Visualization: How can I learn to ...
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I want to know what effects were used on these digital drawings I saw on Twitter

I can't tell you exactly how this was made. To me it looks like it was digitally painted somehow. Especially if I compare it to other images from the same artist. Here are some tips on how to achieve ...
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What kind of digital brush was used to create this?

It looks to me like the that the splatter pattern is only on the top and bottom (and extreme right side) of the graphic. That effect might be easier to create and control with an grunge pattern ...
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Adobe Xd: placing linked objects

To update a linked component, the way I know is to save it in your CC library and import it inside your XD project, and when you need to edit the component you edit the CC library object, and then you ...
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Minoring in Digital Design

Any kind of training related to anything design related and especially digital design is going to be beneficial in the immediate future. Even with a coding job, you'll have an edge with some basic ...
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How do I prevent the white outline around the inside of the blue circle not happen?

You can adjust the tolerance of the Bucket Fill Tool in the tool options along the. Try a setting such as 100 Here's the result:
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Inconsistent resizing constraints between symbol and instance

You should use Pin to Edge properties to fix this issue. Just select the arrow layer and make sure that your Resizing properties are like this: It sets the arrow fixed size in vertical and horizontal ...
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jpg vs jpeg images?

Internally, you'll find that a jpeg file and a jpg file are one and the same. Both file types have a header that includes JFIF to identify the type of file. You don't specify which OS you're using ...
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What's the technical term for unintentional image pixelation due to insufficient resolution?

In terms of distortion, often images can be subject to compression artifacts (or JPEG artifacts), which occur as a result of the compression algorithm used for JPEG files. This doesn't really sound ...
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