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Facebook: Ways to preserve image quality of uploaded images?
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In short, Facebook is converting your image to the JPEG/JPG format (Join Photographic Experts Group). There seems to be no current way to upload images to use as a profile picture or to your photo ...

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What is your favorite Photoshop design tool and why?
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Layers pallet. Once upon a time there were no such critter and the widows and orphans would gnash teeth and rend hair as the handful of designers around the world struggled with channel addition and ...

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Smallest font size for small print?
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It is important to keep in mind that font size and legibility are loosely coupled. Font size is not a measurement of what the average person would consider to be the size of a font. Or to put it ...

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how to create such effects with the help of photoshop
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Looks like a standard design created by layering elements and setting blending or transparency on the layers. There are hundreds if not thousands of tutorials on these sort of text effects and drop ...

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JPEG vs EPS in a workflow
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Your question is more a technical and production question, do be a bit wary with answers from graphic designers who may lack the technical expertise. The answers can be a bit like: “Eating junk food (...

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Wrap an element around a sphere in illustrator?
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Might be more helpful to give an example of the type of element. In these programs you’ll find there’s more than one way to skin a cat. Try this Disco Ball tutorial link: If it isn’t the effect you ...

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Should stock photos be showcased on photographers website?
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From a contract and legal point of view it would depend on the rights given per the copyright holder. From and ethical point of view, and perhaps from a legal point of view, “How can he not be ...

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What font is the "Sears Roebuck & Co" found on the doors to some Sears stores?
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From 1970 - 1984 Sears used, I believe, Bodoni or Century for their logo. The family looks like Century to me, though the 'R' looks a bit more like Century Old Style. It could be one of the hybrid off-...

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How do I add caps to paths clipped by a mask in Adobe Illustrator?
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Not really my style. If I had to try and ‘fix’ it for a client, I’d look at some combination of path tools and flattening. Flattening can be used to convert the lines to shapes upon which the ...

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Software recommendations for magazine layout?
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I include this only in the sense of completeness and as a cheap alternative you may already have. If you have MS Word and by chance have the Office Suite then you may also already have a page layout ...

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