Sergey Kritskiy
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Images, giving black when merged
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This won't work, because when you mix half-transparent pixels with half-transparent pixels, you're getting half transparent pixels: if two pixels have, say, 50% opacity, the resulting merge will be 75%...

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Actual cropping dimensions are "wrong" in PS
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Crop works slightly differently: the dimensions you set in the WxHxRes is the expected result, not the cropping dimensions of the crop plane. So if you use crop in your second screenshot with an area ...

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Refine simple image edge quickly
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I'd do something like this. Here're my shapes: original and pushed up to 500% Load layer as a selection (top Photoshop menu Select > Load Selection > Channel: Layer Transparency): Using Select ...

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Is there a script that splits a text layer into a separate layer per line?
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Since the provided script is for Photoshop (there's a textItem), I'll go with Photoshop answer. This script doesn't account for text scale: and if your text layer explodes this is probably because ...

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How to recreate this effect in Photoshop?
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I believe this image was made by AI-powered style transfer app: basically a style is extracted from a donor image (probably some watercolor painting) and applied to a source image (a car) to get the ...

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Photoshop JavaScript translation needed
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There's an error in the original code, it's not supposed to work. Maybe the author forgot to post the correct answer? The good news that it's easy to fix: the line #25 should be like this: doc....

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Is date variable text possible in Photoshop CC 2019
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To my knowledge there're no date variables in Photoshop but this can be solved using a simple script and Photoshop Events Manager system which allows to run Actions or Scripts after a particular event ...

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Batch Photomerge - Only Process Images in Folder with Specific Title
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Here's a modified version of that script. I changed the way folders are got: made a function that gets all subfolders with a specific mask instead (line 18). // https://graphicdesign.stackexchange....

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Photoshop knockout text to background
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The other option is to use Knockout layer blending. It's a bit nerdy, but bear with me. So I have two layers and a bg: I make a copy of them and set Fill to 0: Then I put them to groups with copy ...

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Sample Inverse Color in Photoshop
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This can be done with a very simple script: var color = app.foregroundColor; color.hsb.hue = color.hsb.hue < 180 ? color.hsb.hue + 180 : color.hsb.hue - 180; app.foregroundColor = color; save ...

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What's the VA property in the Photoshop text box?
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It's called Tracking. Tracking (sometimes called letterspacing), controls the consistent space between letters across a block of text, and affects a word or text block overall. Here's a helpful image ...

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Photoshop Automate Batch - Destination folder (use)
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Depends on the type of export your Action had. If it was Save For Web, then yes, it's generally 3-4 times slower than Save As Yep, Batch uses active document extension to determine file type it's ...

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How to match Photoshop canvas color to background of site?
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Check that your background color is the color you need: by default Document.resizeCanvas() uses it when the canvas is enlarged: You can pass color with an AM command though, something like this: ...

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Can someone explain the exact behavior of add/subtract/intersect/invert for alpha channels in photoshop?
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This is probably because you have Dot 20% (or something similar) as Gray Working Space in Edit > Color Settings menu — this profile is intended for printing greyscale images and it's not the same ...

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How do I make distance between concentric circles equal?
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I'd say things like this are better done with automation. Imagine width of one of the items in the middle of your collection changes and you'll have to rebuild half of the circles. Or you need to make ...

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Export artboards in multiple folder with Photoshop
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What you may try to do is to use Image Assets Generator plugin (comes with Photoshop from CC2017 I think?). It works like this: Enable it in File > Generator > Image Assets menu; rename ...

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Photoshop and Illustrator image sizes
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Exporting an image for web (using the Save for Web command or commands from Export... submenu) will save a file in 72dpi: because for web dpi doesn't make any difference. To keep the dpi value simply ...

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Reading a CSV file to create 10 x 10 px pngs based on the rgb values in the CSV document
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Scripting is relatively simple in Photoshop and you can easily scrap bits of code from google. Obviously any proficiency in Javascript would save you a lot of time, so I'd recommend to spend an hour ...

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Calculate size in cm relative to objects in photoshop
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Well, I'd do that like this: 1) resize the image so that the staircase wall would be easy to use for metrics, I decided to go with 560px (2.8m*200, so 1m is 200px) 2) So the image should be 400px (...

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Stacked light circle effect in Photoshop?
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I think there're different ways to achieve a similar this effect. Here're several ideas: Use a smart object with Polar Coordinates filter applied. This way you can paint straight lines inside the SO ...

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Photoshop CC 20.0.4 - Unwanted Pixel line in Thumbnail Preview
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My guess is that it's the same reason why an icon of hidden layers looks like on Windows this when zoomed in And like this on Mac And in CS6 the arrows of groups on Windows looked like it's a bit ...

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Adding two GIFs in a single Photoshop Document
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In the flyout menu of the Timeline panel, select the Select All Frames option to select the frames first Then copy them And paste using a method you prefer The result with Paste Over Selection ...

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What is the right way to count all the layers that are going to change into a script?
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First of all, your SetLayerName() doesn't return anything and your layerName is undefined. It should be like this: function SetLayerName() { return prompt('Enter layers name...', '', 'Step 2'); } ...

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Multiple Panorama Automation in Photoshop
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Here, I slightly modified this script by Mike Hale. This script will ask for a folder and then will process all subfolders with images. Things to change: Make sure path to your Photoshop Scripts ...

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Is there a way to have something like a guide (both horizontal and vertical) that follows the cursor in Photoshop?
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While there's no way to place a guide under a cursor, you can use a script with an additional step to place guides in a specific location. For example this script will place guides to coordinates of ...

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How to save multiple files 300ppi in photoshop?
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While what you said about ppi doesn't make a lot of sense, to answer your question: Record an Action that would change your document DPI to whatever you want and saves the image: Then run it as a ...

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How can I get all shape layers where their names include specific word?
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Photoshop uses ancient JS engine, something like ES3, so there's no .include(). You can use String.indexOf() instead: if (lyr.name.indexOf("Stitches") !== -1) { //"Stitches" is found in the name }...

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PhotoShop CC 2018 - Video editing - Timeline shows neither timecode nor frames
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A screenshot of your setup would be helpful because I don't think there's an option to hide it and it's quite visible. It should be here: And in the Panel Options you can set it to display time code ...

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How can I get an RGB color using Photoshop's color picker instead of systems's?
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app.showColorPicker(); returns true if OK button was clicked and false if it was cancelled. To get the selected color simply get a foreground color after color picker window was closed: var myColor = ...

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How to select all shapes with specific color and replace this color with an other one?
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Normally you'd expect a script for this to be something like activeDocument.layers.forEach(function(el) { if (el.fillColor == oldColor) el.fillColor = newColor }); I welcome you to a world of ...

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