Sergey Kritskiy
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Fastest (!) way to bring an illustration / painting style or texture on an *.OBJ 3d model in Photoshop?
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I wouldn't recommend to work with 3d in Photoshop: with anything beyond a put a cylinder for perspective you'll get grey hair in no time. I believe what you're looking for is NPR (Non Photo Realistic) ...

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What is the equivalent to shift-drag/duplicate brush in MS Paint for Photoshop?
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You can use a Mixer Brush with a hard round tip, 0% Wetness, 100% Load, 100% Flow and 1% Spacing. And changing Spacing will make a distance between samples larger: This is actually a great way to ...

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batch square with white frames in Photoshop
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Hm, I was sure I saw a way to automate this with GUI, maybe that exists in Bridge? Anyway, you can include this Photoshop script into your batch Action: var doc = activeDocument; var w = doc.width.as(...

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how to not have a background layer in photoshop
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Impossible in vanilla Photoshop, but if you really hate it: if you want this only for new files: create an Action1 that'll remove the background layer (Layer From Background... as Scott mentioned) ...

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Photoshop 'flow' not working
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While brush Opacity setting is absolute and works the same for any brush, Flow effect will look differently depending on a lot of other brush settings: spacing, scattering, texture, dual brush, etc... ...

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How to batch rotate image to make them all landscape?
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You can put a Conditional step in an action: use the Insert Conditional... command in the Actions flyout menu: So first create an action to rotate and save a document. Then create an action with a ...

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Batch convert fill and stroke colour of a set of icons
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SVG describes images using a text format, so you can simply open them in a text editor that allows replacing in multiple opened files (I use Sublime Text) and replace fill and stroke colors with your ...

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How to I create these lines with shadows?
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I think those are just drop shadows with different size/distance: the 'lower' a layer is in the 'space', the less distance and size its shadow has.

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Preserve transparency in Smart Object
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Thank you for the screenshots! When you convert a layer, Photoshop uses its transparency to define SO dimensions, but here're two workarounds that can help you to keep the document size: select your ...

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Photoshop Single Row / Column Marquee tools not working
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This cursor means that you hover over an existing selection. I would check...: if you have Show Selection Edges turned on (View > Show > Selection Edges) if your whole canvas is not selected ...

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How to convert a cylindrical pattern into a plane?
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I'd go with 3d (I use Blender but it would be +/- the same in any software) but just because I don't know a better solution. Let's say I have an image like this and I want to extract this CAHABA thing ...

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Text Committing keyboard shortcut Consistency across Adobe Apps - AE, Premiere, Illustrator & Photoshop
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On Windows I'd go with AHK. This script will remap Numpad Enter to Ctrl+Numpad Enter only for Illustrator: #NoEnv ; Recommended for performance and compatibility with future AutoHotkey releases. #...

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Brush following the cursor with lag in Photoshop CC
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If you're using one of the newest Photoshops (2018..2020), it has Brush Smoothing ON by default. You can find the setting in the Tool menu on the top: values greater than zero will make brush follow ...

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Adding an inner border with the same distance from each edge of an image
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This can be easily done with a script. Save the code below as a yourname.jsx to %Photoshop Folder%/Presets/Scripts, restart Photoshop and you'll find it in File > Scripts > yourname menu and it ...

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Photoshop: How to save EXR from script?
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You can use ScriptingListener code to save an EXR: saveEXR('/D/temp/mydfile.exr'); /** * @description saves EXR using Photoshop EXR Export * @param {string} path - a full path of exr to save ...

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Can't move the bottom layer of a clipping mask
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You probably have the Auto-Select option turned on: this automatically selects the topmost visible layer. Disable the option in the top bar or hold Ctrl/Cmd while using the Move Tool to inverse its ...

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Strange bug with PNG layers
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...As for your second question, when you remove pixels in Photoshop using a mask, it still keeps pixel data. For example if I remove a part of an image and then run Layer > Layer Mask > From ...

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How to Generate Swatch Library from Json file?
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An old question but maybe this will help to someone. Scripting on a basic level is very simple in Phootshop and usually comes down to several steps: If you have no idea about Javascript you go to ...

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How to create slices for each selected area of a layer separated by transparency or solid color?
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I've made a script to split a layer to separate islands, it might help: It' a part of a free Scriptorator scripts pack. Then you can run Layer > New Layer Based Slice from the top menu to create ...

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Batch processing Photoshop (stitching)
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Here's a modified version. This will scan subfolders for jpeg files (line 28), save a panorama with a name of the first jpeg file + -pano and will remove the jpeg files in the end: var ...

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Photoshop: How am I supposed to change the keyboard shortcut for "Select Next/Previous Layer"?
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To my knowledge there's no direct way to change these hotkeys. There're several predefined hotkeys like that that can't be changed (selecting channels, setting blending modes, etc). For a veeery long ...

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How to "close all but this" in Photoshop?
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I know the post is old but since it was bumped and never got an accepted answer, here's mine. This can be done easily with a script: // this script will close all inactive documents // change this ...

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How to make View > Show > Layer Edges on by default?
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I'm not sure if you can somehow set it on by default, but you can use Script Events Manager to tell Photoshop to click the menu item every time a document is created or opened. First we need an ...

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Why text size is different in these 2 files in Photoshop?
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A point (pt) is a physical size and it depends on the document resolution. I imagine between two your documents it's not the same. Select your first document, go to Image > Image Size to get its ...

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Split to layers by color areas in Photoshop automatically
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Thanks everyone for their contribution, in the end I went with my original idea and from what I tested it works fastest and most reliable with antialiased images (aka that have >256 colors). I first ...

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Photoshop Scripting - applying changes only to selected artboards
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Yes, it's possible. Since Artboards are just hacked Groups (which are just hacked layers) what you needed was a script to get data from the active layers — to be able to select them one by one and ...

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Need two unique smart objects duplicated in one psd file
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I have sort of a similar to @Wolff's comment idea, but a bit easier to maintain. Here're are my SOs: Duplicate your image using Image > Duplicate Select all the smart objects in the duplicate doc ...

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how to create a UV mapping (?) of a texture onto a product photograph based on a calibration pattern
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To my knowledge there's no way to use UV data in Photoshop and I'm not sure it would help with this example because the deformation is quite strong: it'd be a job for vector displacement filter (which ...

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Is any quality lost when saving a flat RGB PSD as PNG?
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I'll try to make it more clear: PNG format supports a lot of different combinations of channels: if you want, you can read more in depths in the format description. Generally people care about two ...

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Dynamic Names When Exporting in Photoshop
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Dynamic naming while exporting might be a little complicated: I believe you'll need to create the whole exporter as a script this way. However mass change artboards names is super easy with scripting. ...

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